Summary: H.R.4089 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.4089. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (10/19/2005)

Government Credit Card Sunshine Act - Requires specified information regarding the use of all federal credit cards to be made publicly available within 15 days after receipt (by the government or the federal employee, as the case may be) of any bill for purchases made with the card.

Requires the information to be posted on the official website of the Inspector General of the federal department or agency concerned.

Allows the Secretary of a department or agency to omit from the website otherwise required information in the interest of national security.

Subjects a federal employee to disciplinary action for fraudulent use of a government credit card that involves a purchase in an amount greater than $500.