H.R.1064: To amend title 5, United States Code, to allow whistleblowers to disclose information to certain recipients.

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Bill Cosponsors

2 (All Republicans)

Bill Summary

This bill modifies whistle-blower protections for federal employees or applicants who disclose classified national security information, or other protected information, that evidences wrongdoing. Currently, it is unlawful to retaliate against a federal employee for disclosing classified or protected information of wrongdoing to one of the following recipients: (1) the Office of Inspector General of their agency, (2) the U.S. Office of Special...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

What Lawmakers Are Saying About This Bill

There are 3 statements associated with H.R.1064.

Bill Actions

Date Description
Feb. 12
Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.
Feb. 11

On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H1499)

Feb. 11
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H1499-1500)
Feb. 11
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
Feb. 11
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.
Feb. 11
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 1064.
Feb. 11
Considered under suspension of the rules.
Feb. 11
Ms. Hill (CA) moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
Feb. 7
Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.
Feb. 7

Introduced in the House by Katie Hill (D-Calif.)

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