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H.R. 5289: Restoring Integrity in our Elected Officials Act

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To amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit any individual serving as President or Vice President or as a Member of Congress, or any individual who served as an employee of the office of the President or Vice President or the office of a Member of Congress, from engaging in any lobbying activity after serving in such a position, to amend title 41, United States Code, to prohibit executive agencies from awarding contracts to former elected officials, and for other purposes.

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Todd Rokita

Sponsor. Representative for Indiana's 4th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Mar 14, 2018
Length: 8 pages

Mar 14, 2018


Introduced on Mar 14, 2018

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Mar 14, 2018

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