H.R.681 - RIGGED Act116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Sanchez, Linda T. [D-CA-38] (Introduced 01/17/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Oversight and Reform|
|Latest Action:||House - 01/17/2019 Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.681 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/17/2019)
Relatives in Government Getting Employment Dishonorably Act or the RIGGED Act
This bill revises the restrictions on the employment of relatives to (1) make such restrictions applicable to the White House Office and the Executive Office of the President; and (2) include as a civilian position whose appointment, employment, promotion, or advancement is prohibited one acting in a professional or official capacity as a consultant or advisor, regardless of whether the position is voluntary, gratuitous, or authorized by law to be compensated.
An individual appointed, employed, promoted, or advanced in violation of such restrictions shall be removed immediately.
The bill makes provisions concerning prohibited personnel practices applicable to the White House Office.