Office of Government Ethics 2014 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Post-Employment Conflict of Interest Restrictions; Revision of Departmental Component Designations
Document Number: 2014-27284
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-12-04
Agency: Office of Government Ethics
The Office of Government Ethics (OGE) is issuing this final rule to revoke the designation of one departmental component of one agency and designate a new bureau as a departmental component for purposes of the one-year post-employment conflict of interest restriction in the United States Code; to revoke the designation of two departmental components of another agency and designate their successor bureau as a departmental component; to change the name of an existing departmental component; and to revoke the designation of a departmental component that was abolished.
Post-Employment Conflict of Interest Restrictions; Revision of Departmental Component Designations
Document Number: 2014-13273
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2014-06-10
Agency: Office of Government Ethics
OGE is issuing a proposed rule to revoke the designation of one departmental component of one agency and designate a new bureau as a departmental component for purposes of the one-year post-employment conflict of interest restriction in the United States Code; to revoke the designation of two departmental components of another agency and designate their successor bureau as a departmental component; to change the name of an existing departmental component; and to revoke the designation of a departmental component that was abolished.
Technical Updating Amendments to Executive Branch Financial Disclosure and Standards of Ethical Conduct Regulations
Document Number: 2014-11495
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-05-19
Agency: Office of Government Ethics
The Office of Government Ethics is updating its executive branch regulation on financial disclosure to reflect the retroactive statutory increase of the reporting thresholds for gifts and travel reimbursements. As a matter of regulatory policy, OGE is also raising the widely attended gatherings nonsponsor gifts exception dollar ceiling under the executive branchwide standards of ethical conduct regulation, but this change is not retroactive.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Proposed Collection; Comment Request for a Modified OGE Form 278 Executive Branch Personnel Public Financial Disclosure Report
Document Number: 2014-00946
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-01-21
Agency: Office of Government Ethics
After publication of this second round notice, OGE intends to submit a modified OGE Form 278 Executive Branch Personnel Public Financial Disclosure Report to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval of a three-year extension under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. chapter 35).
Post-Employment Conflict of Interest Regulations; Exempted Senior Employee Positions
Document Number: 2013-30668
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-01-02
Agency: Office of Government Ethics
The Office of Government Ethics is issuing this final rule to provide notice of the revocation of certain regulatory exemptions of senior employee positions at the Securities and Exchange Commission from certain criminal post-employment restrictions.