US HB391 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 3-0)
Status: Introduced on January 9 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-06-12 - Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 23 - 16.
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


White House Ethics Transparency Act of 2019 This bill creates transparency requirements for ethics waivers (i.e., waivers from the requirement to sign an ethics pledge) issued to executive branch appointees. Specifically, such ethics waivers must be transmitted to the Office of Government Ethics and made publicly available online.

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White House Ethics Transparency Act of 2019



2019-06-12HouseOrdered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 23 - 16.
2019-06-12HouseCommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
2019-01-09HouseReferred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.
2019-01-09HouseIntroduced in House

Same As/Similar To

HB1 (Related) 2019-03-14 - Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 39.
HR172 (Similar To) 2019-03-06 - Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
HB1612 (Related) 2019-04-12 - Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties.
SB949 (Related) 2019-03-28 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.


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