S.1158 - Cleaning Up Washington's Act116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Tester, Jon [D-MT] (Introduced 04/11/2019)|
|Committees:||Senate - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 04/11/2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.1158 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (04/11/2019)
Cleaning Up Washington's Act
This bill revises post-employment lobbying restrictions on senior executive branch officials and Members of Congress.
Specifically, the bill increases from two years to five years the post-employment lobbying restrictions on a political appointee compensated on the Executive Schedule.
Additionally, it increases to five years the post-employment lobbying ban on a former Member of the Senate (currently, two years) or a former Member of the House of Representatives (currently, one year).