H.R.2259 - Stop the Revolving Door in Washington Act111th Congress (2009-2010)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Kosmas, Suzanne M. [D-FL-24] (Introduced 05/05/2009)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||06/12/2009 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.|
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Summary: H.R.2259 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (05/05/2009)
Stop the Revolving Door in Washington Act - Amends the federal criminal code regarding the two-year ban on lobbying contacts by former Senators with any member, officer, or employee of either chamber, or employee of any other legislative office.
Imposes the two-year lobbying ban on all former Members of Congress.
Continues the one-year ban, as under current law, on lobbying contacts by former elected officers of the House of Representatives with any House Member, officer, or employee.