Office of Government Ethics November 2, 2016 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Executive Branch Ethics Program Amendments
Document Number: 2016-26418
Type: Rule
Date: 2016-11-02
Agency: Office of Government Ethics
The U.S. Office of Government Ethics is issuing a final rule amending the regulation that sets forth the elements and procedures of the executive branch ethics program. This comprehensive revision is informed by the experience gained over the last several decades administering the program, and was developed in consultation with agency ethics officials, the federal inspector general community, the Office of Personnel Management, and the Department of Justice. The final rule defines and describes the executive branch ethics program, delineates the responsibilities of various stakeholders, and enumerates key executive branch ethics procedures.