Bill Text — May 24, 2011
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May 24, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on May 24, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Illinois's 5th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 24, 2011
Length: 4 pages
To amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit public officials from engaging in undisclosed self-dealing.
5/24/2011--Introduced.Public Officials Accountability Act - Amends the federal criminal code to include as a fraud offense a scheme or artifice by a public official to engage in undisclosed self-dealing.Defines "undisclosed ... Read more >
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“H.R. 1973 — 112th Congress: Public Officials Accountability Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. November 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1973>
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