Summary: S.372 — 94th Congress (1975-1976)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in Senate (01/23/1975)

Federal Employees Political Activities Act - Provides that an employee of an executive or Federal agency, or of the District of Columbia, may not use his official authority to affect the result of any election or process defined in this Act.

Defines such employee's right to express his opinion on political subjects and candidates, and to take an active part in any partisan or non-partisan political activity.

Prohibits Presidential appointees, employees of Congress, or members of the uniformed service from requesting or inviting political contributions from other such employees. Provides for enforcement of this provision by the Civil Service Commission.