Summary: H.R.319 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.319. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (01/13/2015)

End the Congressional Revolving Door Act

Prohibits a former Member of Congress or former congressional employee who is a registered lobbyist, and entitled to compensation as such, from being eligible for any benefits beginning after enactment of this Act under:

  • the Civil Service Retirement System (CSRS), including the Thrift Savings Plan (TSP);
  • the Federal Employees' Retirement System (FERS), including the TSP;
  • the Federal Employees' Health Benefits Program, including federal enhanced dental and vision benefits; or
  • the Federal Employees' Group Life Insurance Program.

States that nothing in this Act shall be considered to prevent the payment of any CSRS or FERS lump-sum credit to which an individual is entitled or any nonforfeitable amount in an individual's TSP account.