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S. 3332: No CORRUPTION Act


The text of the bill below is as of Jul 29, 2020 (Reported by Senate Committee).


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Calendar No. 501

116th CONGRESS

2d Session

S. 3332

[Report No. 116–243]

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

February 25, 2020

(for herself and Mr. Scott of Florida) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

July 29, 2020

Reported by , without amendment

A BILL

To amend title 5, United States Code, to provide for the halt in pension payments for Members of Congress sentenced for certain offenses, and for other purposes.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the No Congressionally-Obligated Recurring Revenue Used as Pensions To Incarcerated Officials Now Act or the No CORRUPTION Act.

2.

Forfeiture of pension

(a)

In general

Section 8332(o) of title 5, United States Code, is amended—

(1)

by redesignating paragraphs (4), (5), and (6) as paragraphs (5), (6), and (7), respectively;

(2)

by inserting after paragraph (3) the following:

(4)
(A)

Subject to subparagraph (B), an individual convicted of an offense described in paragraph (2) shall not be eligible to receive any payment of an annuity pursuant to the retirement system under this subchapter or chapter 84, except that this sentence applies only to such payments based on service rendered as a Member (irrespective of when rendered).

(B)

If the conviction of an individual described in subparagraph (A) is held to be invalid, the individual shall receive payments that the individual would have received but for the application of subparagraph (A).

(C)

This paragraph applies only to a conviction that occurs after the date of enactment of this paragraph.

;

(3)

in paragraph (5)(B)(i), as so redesignated, by striking paragraph (5) and inserting paragraph (6); and

(4)

in paragraph (6), as so redesignated, by striking paragraph (4)(B) and inserting paragraph (5)(B).

(b)

Technical and conforming amendment

Section 719(e)(2) of title 38, United States Code, is amended by striking section 8332(o)(5) and inserting section 8332(o)(6).

July 29, 2020

Reported without amendment