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H.R.442: End the Congressional Revolving Door Act

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Sponsor Bill Posey, R-Fla.
Total Cosponsors 0
Introduced Jan. 29, 2013
Latest Major Action Jan. 29, 2013
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Bill Summary

End the Congressional Revolving Door Act - Prohibits a former Member of Congress or former congressional employee who is a registered lobbyist, and entitled to compensation as such, from being eligible for any benefits beginning after enactment of this Act under:

  • the Civil Service Retirement System (CSRS), including the Thrift Savings Plan (TSP);
  • the Federal Employees' Retirement System (FERS), including the TSP;
  • the Federal Employees' Health Benefits (FEHB) Program, including federal enhanced dental and vision benefits; or
  • the Federal Employees' Group Life Insurance (FEGLI) Program.

States that nothing in this Act shall be considered to prevent the payment of any: (1) CSRS or FERS lump-sum credit to which an individual is entitled, or (2) nonforfeitable amount in an individual's TSP account.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Jan. 29, 2013 Referred to House Oversight and Government Reform
Jan. 29, 2013 Referred to House Administration