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Jun 28, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on July 24, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Pennsylvania's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 31, 2013
Length: 12 pages
To amend title 5, United States Code, to provide for investigative leave requirements with respect to Senior Executive Service employees, and for other purposes.
7/31/2013--Reported to House amended.Government Employee Accountability Act - Sets forth guidelines for placing career employees of the Senior Executive Service (SES) on investigative leave. Defines "investigative leave" as a temporary ... Read more >
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Earlier Version — Passed House
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 6016 (112th).
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Reported by Committee
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Bill Causing Indirect Action — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 322 (113th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.R. 2579 (113th).
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 722.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2579”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Last Action: Dec 19, 2012
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 4, 2015
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2579 — 113th Congress: Government Employee Accountability Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr2579
“H.R. 2579 — 113th Congress: Government Employee Accountability Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. October 8, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr2579>
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