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H.R. 657 (115th): Follow the Rules Act

The text of the bill below is as of May 27, 2017 (Passed Congress).


One Hundred Fifteenth Congress of the United States of America

At the First Session

H. R. 657


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


Short title

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


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


In general

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


Technical correction

Such subparagraph is further amended by striking for.

Speaker of the House of Representatives.

Vice President of the United States and President of the Senate.