H. R. 1658
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
March 26, 2015
Mr. Jody B. Hice of Georgia (for himself, Mr. Gosar, Mr. Long, Mr. McClintock, Mr. Sam Johnson of Texas, Mr. Pittenger, Mr. Franks of Arizona, Mr. Hensarling, Mrs. Hartzler, Mr. Ross, Mr. Latta, Mr. Grothman, Mr. Weber of Texas, and Mr. Salmon) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform
To amend title 5, United States Code, to limit the circumstances in which official time may be used by a Federal employee.
This Act may be cited as the
Federal Employee Accountability Act of 2015.
Repeal of certain provisions relating to official time
Section 7131 of title 5, United States Code, is amended—
by striking subsections (a) and (c);
by redesignating subsections (b) and (d) as subsections (a) and (b), respectively; and
in subsection (b) (as so redesignated by paragraph (2)), by striking
Except as provided in the preceding subsections of this section— and inserting
Except as provided in subsection (a)—.