H.R.391 - White House Ethics Transparency Act of 2019116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Lynch, Stephen F. [D-MA-8] (Introduced 01/09/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Oversight and Reform|
|Committee Meetings:||06/12/19 10:00AM|
|Latest Action:||House - 06/12/2019 Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 23 - 16. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.391 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/09/2019)
White House Ethics Transparency Act of 2019
This bill creates transparency requirements for ethics waivers (i.e., waivers from the requirement to sign an ethics pledge) issued to executive branch appointees.
Specifically, such ethics waivers must be transmitted to the Office of Government Ethics and made publicly available online.