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H.R. 6186 (114th): Follow the Rules Act

The text of the bill below is as of Nov 30, 2016 (Reported by House Committee).


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Union Calendar No. 660

114th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 6186

[Report No. 114–842]

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

September 27, 2016

(for himself, Mr. Connolly, Mr. Cole, Mr. Visclosky, Mr. Meadows, Mrs. Lawrence, Mr. Gohmert, and Ms. Norton) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform

November 30, 2016

Additional sponsors: Mr. Grothman and Mr. Coffman

November 30, 2016

Committed to the Committee of the Whole House on the State of the Union and ordered to be printed


A BILL

To amend title 5, United States Code, to extend certain protections against prohibited personnel practices, and for other purposes.


1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Follow the Rules Act.

2.

Prohibited personnel action based on ordering individual to violate rule or regulation

(a)

In general

Subparagraph (D) of section 2302(b)(9) of title 5, United States Code, is amended by inserting , rule, or regulation after law.

(b)

Technical correction

Such subparagraph is further amended by striking for.

(c)

Application

The amendment made by subsection (a) shall apply to any personnel action (as that term is defined in section 2302(a)(2)(A) of such title) occurring after the date of enactment of this Act.

November 30, 2016

Committed to the Committee of the Whole House on the State of the Union and ordered to be printed