H.R.4702 - Department of Education Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Rooney, Francis [R-FL-19] (Introduced 12/20/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Education and the Workforce; Oversight and Government Reform|
|Latest Action:||House - 12/20/2017 Referred to the Committee on Education and the Workforce, and in addition to the Committee on Oversight and 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.4702 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (12/20/2017)
Department of Education Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act
This bill authorizes the Department of Education to suspend, demote, or remove certain employees for poor performance or misconduct.
It establishes requirements and procedures with respect to such adverse personnel actions, including the following:
- appeal rights,
- whistle-blower protections,
- grievances arising from an adverse personnel action,
- recoupment of relocation expenses, and
- recoupment of bonuses and awards.