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Referred in Senate (05/02/2017)


115th CONGRESS
1st Session
H. R. 657


IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

May 2, 2017

Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs


AN ACT

To amend title 5, United States Code, to extend certain protections against prohibited personnel practices, and for other purposes.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. Short title.

This Act may be cited as the “Follow the Rules Act”.

SEC. 2. Prohibited personnel action based on ordering individual to violate rule or regulation.

(a) In general.—Subparagraph (D) of section 2302(b)(9) of title 5, United States Code, is amended by inserting “, rule, or regulation” after “law”.

(b) Technical correction.—Such subparagraph is further amended by striking “for”.

Passed the House of Representatives May 1, 2017.

    Attest: karen l. haas,   
    Clerk