H.R. 6406 (112th): Non-Federal Employee Whistleblower Protection Act of 2012


Sep 13, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 13, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jackie Speier

Representative for California's 12th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 13, 2012
Length: 21 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To expand whistleblower protections to non-Federal employees whose disclosures involve misuse of Federal funds.

Summary (CRS)

9/13/2012--Introduced.Non-Federal Employee Whistleblower Protection Act of 2012 - Repeals and replaces provisions prohibiting reprisals against employees of civilian and defense contractors for disclosing to a federal official information relating to ... Read more >

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Sep 13, 2012

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6406”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
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Related Bills

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S. 241 (Related)
Non-Federal Employee Whistleblower Protection Act of 2012

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Apr 25, 2012

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