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Text of A bill to provide for the continuing operation of the Office of Federal Investigations of the Office of Personnel Management, ...

...of Personnel Management, and for other purposes.

This bill was introduced on January 26, 1996, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of Jan 26, 1996 (Introduced).

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S 1532 IS

104th CONGRESS

2d Session

S. 1532

To provide for the continuing operation of the Office of Federal Investigations of the Office of Personnel Management, and for other purposes.

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

January 26, 1996

Mr. SIMON introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Governmental Affairs


A BILL

To provide for the continuing operation of the Office of Federal Investigations of the Office of Personnel Management, and for other purposes.

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. CONTINUATION OF THE OFFICE OF FEDERAL INVESTIGATIONS OF THE OFFICE OF PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT.

    (a) IN GENERAL- During the 2-year period beginning on the date of the enactment of this Act--

      (1) the Office of Federal Investigations of the Office of Personnel Management shall continue performing all functions performed by the Office of Federal Investigations on the date of the enactment of this Act; and

      (2) the number of full-time equivalent positions within the Office of Federal Investigations shall not be reduced.

    (b) REPORT- On the date occurring 1 year after the date of the enactment of this Act, the General Accounting Office and the Office of Personnel Management shall submit a report to the Congress that shall examine the potential consequences of the termination of the Office of Federal Investigations and the privatization of the functions of the Office, including--

      (1) an analysis of--

        (A) national security concerns;

        (B) quality assurances relating to such functions;

        (C) the maintenance of individual privacy; and

        (D) the access to information by private investigators;

      (2) a cost benefit analysis of the privatization of such functions; and

      (3) any recommendations relating to such termination or privatization.