H.R. 1507 (111th): Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act of 2009


Mar 12, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 12, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Chris Van Hollen Jr.

Representative for Maryland's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 12, 2009
Length: 38 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend chapter 23 of title 5, United States Code, relating to disclosures of information protected from prohibited personnel practices, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/12/2009--Introduced.Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act of 2009 - Amends federal personnel law relating to whistleblower protections to expand the concept of protected disclosure to include lawful disclosures without restriction to time, ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 12, 2009

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1507”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


17 cosponsors (15D, 2R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 372 (Related)
Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act of 2010

Passed House & Senate
Last Action: Dec 22, 2010

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