S.586 - Congressional Whistleblower Protection Act of 2011112th Congress (2011-2012)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Grassley, Chuck [R-IA] (Introduced 03/15/2011)|
|Committees:||Senate - Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs|
|Latest Action:||03/15/2011 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.586 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (03/15/2011)
Congressional Whistleblower Protection Act of 2011 - Amends the Congressional Accountability Act of 1995 to apply whistleblower rights and protections to legislative branch employees, including those of the Government Accountability Office (GAO) or the Library of Congress.
Prescribes for violation of this Act the same remedy as would be appropriate if awarded with respect to a prohibited federal personnel practice in the executive branch.