Office of Government Ethics July 2016 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Standards of Ethical Conduct for Employees of the Executive Branch; Amendments to the Seeking Other Employment Rules
Document Number: 2016-17553
Type: Rule
Date: 2016-07-26
Agency: Office of Government Ethics
The U.S. Office of Government Ethics is issuing a final rule amending portions of the Standards of Ethical Conduct for Employees of the Executive Branch regarding seeking other employment. The final rule incorporates past interpretive advice, updates examples, improves clarity, and makes technical corrections. In addition, the final rule implements the statutory notification requirements that apply to individuals required to file public financial disclosure reports under section 101 of the Ethics in Government Act of 1978 when they negotiate for or have an agreement of future employment or compensation.