To amend the Ethics in Government Act of 1978 to provide that the Director of the Office of Government Ethics may be removed only for neglect of duty or malfeasance in office.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Rhode Island's 1st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 27, 2017
Length: 2 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on July 27, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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Jul 27, 2017
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H.R. 3462 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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