H. R. 1740
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
April 13, 2015
Mr. Blum introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary
To amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit former Members of Congress from lobbying Members, officers, or employees of Congress.
This Act may be cited as the
No Golden Parachutes for Public Service Act.
Prohibition against lobbying of Congress by former Members
Section 207(e)(1)(A) of title 18, United States Code, is amended by striking
within 2 years.
Members and Officers of the House of Representatives
Section 207(e)(1)(B)(i) of such title is amended by striking
within 1 year.
The amendments made by this Act shall apply with respect to individuals who leave office on or after the date of the enactment of this Act.