About the bill
- Full Title
To amend the provisions of title 5, United States Code, which are commonly referred to as the "Hatch Act" to eliminate the provision preventing certain State and local employees from seeking elective office, clarify the application of certain provisions to the District of Columbia, and modify the penalties which may be imposed for certain violations under subchapter III of chapter 73 of that title.
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 28, 2012
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 8, 2012
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 4152 — 112th Congress: Hatch Act Modernization Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr4152
“H.R. 4152 — 112th Congress: Hatch Act Modernization Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. May 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr4152>
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