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Short Titles as Enacted

Presidential and Executive Office Accountability Act

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Passed House

Presidential and Executive Office Accountability Act

Short Titles as Introduced

Presidential and Executive Office Accountability Act

Short Titles - Senate

Short Titles as Passed Senate

Presidential and Executive Office Accountability Act

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Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To make certain laws applicable to the Executive Office of the President, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (11)

Date Actions Overview
10/26/1996Became Public Law No: 104-331. (TXT | PDF)
10/26/1996Signed by President.
10/18/1996Presented to President.
10/04/1996Resolving differences -- House actions: On motion that the House agree to the Senate amendments Agreed to without objection.(consideration: CR H12283-12286)
10/03/1996Passed/agreed to in Senate: Passed Senate with amendments by Unanimous Consent.
09/24/1996Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 410 - 5 (Roll no. 427).
09/24/1996Committee on Veterans' Affairs discharged.
09/24/1996Committee on Judiciary discharged.
09/24/1996Committee on Economic and Educational discharged.
09/24/1996Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Government Reform. H. Rept. 104-820, Part I.
05/14/1996Introduced in House

All Actions (46)

Date Chamber All Actions
10/26/1996Became Public Law No: 104-331. (TXT | PDF)
10/26/1996Signed by President.
10/18/1996HousePresented to President.
10/04/1996SenateMessage on Senate action sent to the House.
10/04/1996-2:21pmHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
10/04/1996-2:21pmHouseOn motion that the House agree to the Senate amendments Agreed to without objection. (consideration: CR H12283-12286)
10/04/1996-2:18pmHouseMr. Clinger asked unanimous consent that the House agree to the Senate amendments.
10/03/1996SenatePassed Senate with amendments by Unanimous Consent.
10/03/1996SenateS.Amdt.5434 Amendment SP 5434 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
10/03/1996SenateAmendment SP 5434 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
10/03/1996SenateS.Amdt.5434 Proposed by Senator Lott for Senator Coats. To improve the remedial and enforcement provisions.
10/03/1996SenateAmendment SP 5434 proposed by Senator Lott for Senator Coats.
10/03/1996SenateMeasure laid before Senate. (consideration: CR S12404-12405)
09/28/1996SenateRead the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 636.
09/27/1996SenateRead the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.
09/25/1996SenateReceived in the Senate.
09/24/1996-9:01pmHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
09/24/1996-9:01pmHouseOn motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 410 - 5 (Roll no. 427).
09/24/1996-8:44pmHouseConsidered as unfinished business.
09/24/1996-2:44pmHouseAt the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 5, rule I, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
09/24/1996-2:12pmHouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate.
09/24/1996-2:12pmHouseConsidered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H10806-10817, H10970-10971)
09/24/1996-2:12pmHouseMr. Horn moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
09/24/1996HousePlaced on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 448.
09/24/1996HouseCommittee on Veterans' Affairs discharged.
09/24/1996HouseCommittee on Judiciary discharged.
09/24/1996HouseCommittee on Economic and Educational discharged.
09/24/1996HouseHouse Committee on Veterans' Affairs Granted an extension for further consideration ending not later than Sept. 24, 1996.
09/24/1996HouseHouse Committee on Judiciary Granted an extension for further consideration ending not later than Sept. 24, 1996.
09/24/1996HouseHouse Committee on Economic and Educational Granted an extension for further consideration ending not later than Sept. 24, 1996.
09/24/1996HouseReported (Amended) by the Committee on Government Reform. H. Rept. 104-820, Part I.
07/25/1996HouseOrdered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
Action By: Committee on Government Reform and Oversight
07/25/1996HouseCommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Action By: Committee on Government Reform and Oversight
07/16/1996HouseForwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) by Voice Vote.
Action By: House Government Reform and Oversight Subcommittee on Government Management, Information and Technology
07/16/1996HouseSubcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Action By: House Government Reform and Oversight Subcommittee on Government Management, Information and Technology
06/25/1996HouseSubcommittee Hearings Held.
Action By: House Government Reform and Oversight Subcommittee on Government Management, Information and Technology
05/30/1996HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Education, Training, Employment and Housing.
Action By: Committee on Veterans' Affairs
05/21/1996HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Government Management, Information and Technology.
Action By: Committee on Government Reform and Oversight
05/21/1996HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Civil Service.
Action By: Committee on Government Reform and Oversight
05/17/1996HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution.
Action By: Committee on the Judiciary
05/14/1996HouseReferred to the Committee on Government Reform and Oversight, and in addition to the Committees on Economic and Educational Opportunities, the Judiciary, and Veterans' Affairs, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
05/14/1996HouseReferred to the Committee on Government Reform and Oversight, and in addition to the Committees on Economic and Educational Opportunities, the Judiciary, and Veterans' Affairs, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
05/14/1996HouseReferred to the Committee on Government Reform and Oversight, and in addition to the Committees on Economic and Educational Opportunities, the Judiciary, and Veterans' Affairs, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
05/14/1996HouseReferred to the Committee on Government Reform and Oversight, and in addition to the Committees on Economic and Educational Opportunities, the Judiciary, and Veterans' Affairs, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
05/14/1996HouseReferred to the Committee on Government Reform and Oversight, and in addition to the Committees on Economic and Educational Opportunities, the Judiciary, and Veterans' Affairs, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
05/14/1996HouseIntroduced in House

Cosponsors (3)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Fowler, Tillie [R-FL-4] 05/23/1996
Rep. Bliley, Tom [R-VA-7] 05/23/1996
Rep. Peterson, Collin C. [D-MN-7] 06/27/1996

Committees (4)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
House Government Reform and Oversight05/14/1996 Referred to
07/25/1996 Markup by
09/24/1996 Reported by H. Rept. 104-820
House Government Reform and Oversight Subcommittee on Civil Service05/21/1996 Referred to
House Government Reform and Oversight Subcommittee on Government Management, Information and Technology05/21/1996 Referred to
06/25/1996 Hearings by
07/16/1996 Markup by
07/16/1996 Reported by
House Economic and Educational Opportunities05/14/1996 Referred to
09/24/1996 Discharged from
House Judiciary05/14/1996 Referred to
09/24/1996 Discharged from
House Judiciary Subcommittee on Constitution05/17/1996 Referred to
House Veterans' Affairs05/14/1996 Referred to
09/24/1996 Discharged from
House Veterans' Affairs Subcommittee on Education, Training, Employment and Housing05/30/1996 Referred to

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Subjects (84)


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Passed Senate amended (10/03/1996)

Presidential and Executive Office Accountability Act - Amends Federal law to provide for application of the following Federal laws to each component of the Executive Office of the President, the Executive Residence at the White House, and the official residence of the Vice President (the employing offices): (1) the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938; (2) title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964; (3) title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990; (4) the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967; (5) the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993; (6) the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970; (7) Federal law relating to Federal service labor-management relations; (8) the Employee Polygraph Protection Act of 1988; (9) the Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act; (10) the Rehabilitation Act of 1973; and (11) Federal law relating to veterans' employment and reemployment. Prohibits, as well, intimidation or reprisal against any employee making a charge under any of the above.

Outlines various specified remedies for violations under such laws as well as administrative and judicial dispute-resolution procedures for considering alleged violations.

(Sec. 3) Amends Federal law to require: (1) the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit to have jurisdiction over a petition for review of a final decision of an agency or other authority concerning the application of such laws; and (2) the district courts to have exclusive jurisdiction over any civil action commenced by a covered employee. Provides for Supreme Court review of constitutional issues on an expedited basis.

(Sec. 4) Provides that each provision of Federal law applicable to the legislative branch under provisions of the Congressional Accountability Act of 1995, enacted later than 12 months after this Act is enacted, shall be deemed to apply to offices and employees covered by this Act, subject to exception.

(Sec. 5) Amends the Government Employee Rights Act of 1991 to repeal its rights, protections, and remedies with respect to employment of Presidential appointees.