Reauthorization of the Office of Special Counsel

report (to accompany H.R. 2970) (including cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office) by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Post Office and Civil Service

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  • United States. -- Office of Special Counsel -- Appropriations and expenditures,
  • Whistle blowing -- Law and legislation -- United States

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SeriesReport / 103d Congress, 2d session, House of Representatives -- 103-769
The Physical Object
Pagination43 p. ;
Number of Pages43
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Open LibraryOL15429740M
OCLC/WorldCa31414566

Jan 18,  · Jack Goldsmith is the Henry L. Shattuck Professor at Harvard Law School, co-founder of Lawfare, and a Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution. Before coming to Harvard, Professor Goldsmith served as Assistant Attorney General, Office of Legal Counsel from , and Special Counsel to the Department of Defense from Jun 21,  · The House on Tuesday voted to reauthorize the Office of Special Counsel for five years while strengthening its authority to extract information and . WASHINGTON – Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) alongside Sen. Ron Johnson (R-Wis.) and Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.), chairman and ranking member of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee released the following statements after the Senate passed the Office of Special Counsel (OSC) Reauthorization Act of on Tuesday night. Jul 13,  · Debra S. Katz, counsel for current and former employees of the Office of Special Counsel who have filed a complaint against Scott Bloch, OSC Special Counsel, is quoted by the Federal Times in Political Battles Expected to Overshadow OSC Reauthorization.

Dec 16,  · MERIT SYSTEMS PROTECTION BOARD, OFFICE OF GOVERNMENT ETHICS, AND OFFICE OF SPECIAL COUNSEL REAUTHORIZATION Wednesday, December 16, House of Representatives, Subcommittee on Government Operations, Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, Washington, D.C. The subcommittee met, pursuant to call, at a.m., in. Testimony of Special Counsel Carolyn N. Lerner U.S. Office of Special Counsel U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Oversight and Government Reform Subcommittee on Government Operations Reauthorization of the U.S. Office of Special Counsel December 16, , A.M. 5 cfr chapter viii - office of special counsel. cfr ; prev | next. part - filing of complaints and allegations (§§ - ) part - investigative authority of the special counsel (§ ) part - freedom of information act requests; production of records or testimony (§§ - ). Dec 16,  · Hearing: “Merit Systems Protection Board (MSPB), Office of Government Ethics (OGE), and Office of Special Council (OSC) Reauthorization” Subcommittee on Government Operations (Committee on Oversight and Government Reform).

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Oct 22,  · The summary below was written by the Congressional Research Service, which is a nonpartisan division of the Library of Congress, and was published on Aug 1, Office of Special Counsel Reauthorization Act of Get this from a library. Reauthorization of the Office of Special Counsel: report (to accompany H.R.

) (including cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office). [United States. Congress. House. Committee on Post Office and Civil Service.]. May 12,  · S. would authorize appropriations for the Office of Special Counsel (OSC) for fiscal years through The bill also would amend several of the laws governing the OSC and would extend new legal protections to federal employees (known as whistleblowers) who report abuse, fraud, and waste related to government activities.

Oct 29,  · A bill to reauthorize the Office of Special Counsel, and for other purposes. The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor. The federal budget process occurs in two stages: appropriations, which set overall spending limits by agency or program, and authorizations, which direct how federal funds should (or should not) be used.

Office of Special Counsel Reauthorization Act of (Sec. 2) The Office of Special (OSC) is an independent investigative and prosecutorial agency that protects federal employees from retaliation for whistle-blower disclosures and prohibited personnel practices.

Oct 07,  · To reauthorize the Office of Special Counsel, and for other purposes. Short title. This Act may be cited as the Office of Special Counsel Reauthorization Act of 2. Adequate access of Special Counsel to information. Section (b) of title 5, United States Code, is amended by adding at the end the following.

Office of Special Counsel. The Office of Special Counsel is an investigative and prosecutorial office that works to end government and political corruption, and to. Due to the passage of the Dr. Chris Kirkpatrick Whistleblower Protection act of and the Office of Special Counsel’s Reauthorization Act ofOSC’s Certification Program has undergone several changes.

Most importantly, we want to convey that if your agency follows the new instructions for certification, e.g., submitting the annual.

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If you receive a “Please wait ” message, please right click on the Form link and select “Save Link As” or “Save Target As”. Office of Special Counsel Reauthorization Act of Summary: S.

would authorize appropriations for the Office of Special Counsel (OSC) for fiscal years through The bill also would amend several of the laws governing the OSC and would extend new legal protections to federal employees (known as whistleblowers) who report abuse, fraud, and waste related to government.

Reauthorization of the Office of Special Counsel: hearing before the Subcommittee on Federal Services, Post Office, and Civil Service of the Committee on Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Second Congress, second session, on S.

Aug 04,  · (a) Agency responsibilities.—Section of title 5, United States Code, is amended by striking subsection (c) and inserting the following: “(c) (1) In this subsection— “(A) the term ‘new employee’ means an individual— “(i) appointed to a position as an employee on or after the date of enactment of the Office of Special Counsel Reauthorization Act of ; and.

The Office of Special Counsel was an office of the United States Department of Justice established by provisions in the Ethics in Government Act that expired in The provisions were replaced by Department of Justice regulation 28 CFR Partwhich created the successor office of special counsel.

The current regulations were drafted by former acting Solicitor General Neal Katyal. The. Sep 18,  · The Special Counsel shall submit to Congress, on an annual basis, a report on the activities of the Special Counsel, which shall include, for the year preceding the submission of the report— (1) the number, types, and disposition of allegations of prohibited personnel practices filed with the Special Counsel and the costs of resolving such allegations.

May 23,  · “(c) (1) In this subsection— “(A) the term ‘new employee’ means an individual— “(i) appointed to a position as an employee on or after the date of enactment of the Office of Special Counsel Reauthorization Act of ; and.

The Office of Special Counsel Reauthorization Act of report of the Committee on Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, to accompany S.to authorize appropriations for the United States Office of Special Counsel, and for other purposes.

The United States Office of Special Counsel is a permanent independent federal investigative and prosecutorial agency whose basic legislative authority comes from four federal statutes: the Civil Service Reform Act, the Whistleblower Protection Act, the Hatch Act, and the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act.

OSC's primary mission is the safeguarding of the merit system in Headquarters: M Street, NW, Washington, D.C. To reauthorize the Office of Special Counsel, and for other purposes. IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES llllllllll Mr. JOHNSON (for himself, Mrs.

MCCASKILL, and Mr. GRASSLEY) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on llllllllll A BILL To reauthorize the Office of Special Counsel, and for other purposes.

In the United States, a special counsel (formerly called special prosecutor or independent counsel) is a lawyer appointed to investigate, and potentially prosecute, a particular case of suspected wrongdoing for which a conflict of interest exists for the usual prosecuting authority.

Office of Special Counsel Reauthorization Act of report of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, to accompany S. to reauthorize the Office of Special Counsel, and for other purposes. Jul 26,  · S. would authorize appropriations for the Office of Special Counsel (OSC) for fiscal years through The bill also would amend several of the laws governing the OSC and would extend new legal protections to federal employees (known as whistleblowers) who report abuse, fraud, and waste related to government activities.

REAUTHORIZATION OF THE OFFICE OF SPECIAL COUNSEL DATE: September 30, Committed to the Committee of the Whole House on the State of the Union and ordered to be printed SPONSOR: Mr.

Clay, from the Committee on Post Office and Civil Service, submitted the following REPORT (To accompany H.R. Mar 08,  · Sponsored by Ron Johnson R-Wis. Introduced to the Senate on March 8, -- Office of Special Counsel Reauthorization Act of (Sec. 2) The Office of Special (OSC) is an independent investigative and prosecutorial agency that protects federal employees from retaliation for whistle-blower disclosures and prohibited personnel practices.

House Passes Office of Special Counsel Reauthorization Bill The U.S. House of Representatives unanimously passed a law providing reauthorization of the Office of Special Counsel (OSC) for the next five years, while also expanding the agency’s investigative powers.

The United States Office of Special Counsel (OSC) is a permanent independent federal investigative and prosecutorial agency whose basic legislative authority comes from four federal statutes, the Civil Service Reform Act, the Whistleblower Protection Act, the Hatch Act, and the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act (USERRA).

OSC's primary mission is the safeguarding of. Dec 16,  · merit systems protection board, office of government ethics, and office of special counsel reauthorization hearing before the subcommittee on government operations of the committee on oversight and government reform house of representatives one hundred fourteenth congress first session december 16, serial no.

– EHF S.L.C. TH CONGRESS 2D SESSION S. ll To reauthorize the Office of Special Counsel, and for other purposes. IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES llllllllll Mr. JOHNSON introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on llllllllll.

Book TV Weekends on C-SPAN2; Merit Systems Protection Board, Office of Government Ethics, and Office of Special Counsel Reauthorization. Program ID: Category: House Committee. Office of Special Counsel Reauthorization Act of This bill amends the Whistleblower Protection Act of to reauthorize through FY the Office of Special Counsel (OSC), an independent federal investigative and prosecutorial agency that protects federal employees, former employees, and applicants for employment from prohibited personnel practices.

Scott Bloch (born c. ) is an American attorney and former political appointee of President George W. pridepdf.icu served as United States Special Counsel from December 12,when Bush signed his appointment, filling out his five-year statutory term on December 11, Born: New York City, New York.Aug 02,  · The governmentwide Office of Special Counsel on Tuesday welcomed the Senate’s unanimous approval of its reauthorization bill designed to .Dr.

Chris Kirkpatrick Whistleblower Protection Act of P.L. (10/26/). The head of each agency shall provide training, in consultation with the Office of Special Counsel and the Office of the Inspector General, to supervisors on how to respond to complaints alleging a violation of whistleblower protections.1 This training shall be provided—.