IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
February 24, 2021
Mr. Durbin (for himself, Mr. Lee, Mr. Leahy, Mr. Grassley, Mrs. Feinstein, Mr. Rubio, Ms. Klobuchar, Mr. Cruz, Mr. Coons, Mrs. Blackburn, Mr. Blumenthal, and Ms. Hirono) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary
To amend the Inspector General Act of 1978 relative to the powers of the Department of Justice Inspector General.
This Act may be cited as the
Inspector General Access Act of 2021.
Investigations of Department of Justice personnel
Section 8E of the Inspector General Act of 1978 (5 U.S.C. App.) is amended—
in subsection (b)—
in paragraph (2), by striking
and paragraph (3);
by striking paragraph (3);
by redesignating paragraphs (4) and (5) as paragraphs (3) and (4), respectively; and
in paragraph (4), as redesignated, by striking
paragraph (4) and inserting
paragraph (3); and
in subsection (d), by striking
, except with respect to allegations described in subsection (b)(3),.