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Follow the Rules Act
To amend title 5, United States Code, to extend certain protections against prohibited personnel practices, and for other purposes.
(This measure has not been amended since it was reported to the House on March 29, 2017. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Follow the Rules Act (Sec. 2) This bill extends the prohibition against a person taking, failing to take, or threatening to take or fail to take a personnel action against any employee or applicant for employment for refusing to obey an order that would require the individual to violate a law to personnel actions against such an individual for refusing to obey an order that would violate a rule or regulation.
- EnactedJune 14th, 2017The President signed this bill into law
- The senate Passed May 25th, 2017Passed by Voice Vote
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
- senate Committees
- The house Passed May 1st, 2017Roll Call Vote 407 Yea / 0 Nay
Committee on Oversight and ReformIntroducedJanuary 24th, 2017
- house Committees