S.1312 - Federal Employee Accountability Act of 2013113th Congress (2013-2014)
Text: S.1312 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)
There is one version of the bill.
Introduced in Senate (07/17/2013)
[Congressional Bills 113th Congress] [From the U.S. Government Printing Office] [S. 1312 Introduced in Senate (IS)] 113th CONGRESS 1st Session S. 1312 To amend title 5, United States Code, to limit the circumstances in which official time may be used by a Federal employee. _______________________________________________________________________ IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES July 17, 2013 Mr. Coburn (for himself, Mr. Alexander, Mr. Barrasso, Mr. Burr, Mr. Cornyn, Mr. Enzi, Mr. Inhofe, Mr. Isakson, Mr. Lee, Mr. Portman, Mr. Risch, Mr. Rubio, Mr. Thune, Mr. Vitter, and Mr. Johnson of Wisconsin) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs _______________________________________________________________________ A BILL To amend title 5, United States Code, to limit the circumstances in which official time may be used by a Federal employee. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE. This Act may be cited as the ``Federal Employee Accountability Act of 2013''. SEC. 2. REPEAL OF CERTAIN PROVISIONS RELATING TO OFFICIAL TIME. Section 7131 of title 5, United States Code, is amended-- (1) by striking subsections (a) and (c); (2) by redesignating subsections (b) and (d) as subsections (a) and (b), respectively; and (3) in subsection (b) (as so redesignated by paragraph (2)), by striking ``Except as provided in the preceding subsections of this section--'' and inserting ``Except as provided in subsection (a)--''.