H.R.6172 - Congressional Pension Forfeiture Act of 2006109th Congress (2005-2006)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Kirk, Mark Steven [R-IL-10] (Introduced 09/25/2006)|
|Committees:||House - House Administration; Government Reform|
|Latest Action:||House - 09/25/2006 Referred to the Committee on House Administration, and in addition to the Committee on Government Reform, 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. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.6172 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (09/25/2006)
Congressional Pension Forfeiture Act of 2006 - Requires the Office of Personnel and Management (OPM) to prescribe regulations that prohibit eligibility in the governmental retirement system for a Member convicted of certain felony offenses in which: (1) every act or omission of such individual that is needed to satisfy the elements of the offense occurs while the individual is a Member; (2) such act or omission relates to the performance of the individual's official duties as a Member; and (3) the offense is committed after the enactment of this Act. Requires refund of annuity contributions and deposits, excluding interest earned, to a convicted individual.
Defines Member as the Vice President, a member of the Senate or the House of Representatives, a Delegate to the House of Representatives, and the Resident Commissioner from Puerto Rico.