Availability of ethics and other conduct related regulations and statutes.
(a) (1) The Commission shall furnish each new employee, at the time of his or her entrance on duty, with a copy of:
(i) The Standards of Ethical Conduct for Employees of the Executive Branch ( 5 CFR part 2635 );
(ii) The Supplemental Standards of Ethical Conduct for Employees of the Federal Communications Commission ( 5 CFR part 3901 ); and
(iii) The Commission's Employee Responsibilities and Conduct regulations in this part.
(2) The Head of each Office and Bureau has the responsibility to secure from every person subject to his or her administrative supervision a statement indicating that the individual has read and is familiar with the contents of the regulations in this part, and the regulations at 5 CFR parts 2635 and 3901, and to advise the Designated Agency Ethics Official that all such persons have provided such statements. Each new employee shall execute a similar statement at the time of entrance on duty. Periodically, and at least once a year, the Designated Agency Ethics Official shall take appropriate action to ensure that the Head of each Office and Bureau shall remind employees subject to his or her administrative supervision of the content of the regulations in 5 CFR parts 2635 and 3901 and this part.
(b) Copies of pertinent provisions of the Communications Act of 1934; title 18 of the United States Code; the Standards of Ethical Conduct for Employees of the Executive Branch ( 5 CFR part 2635 ); the Commission's Supplemental Standards of Ethical Conduct ( 5 CFR part 3901 ); and the Commission's employee responsibilities and conduct regulations in this part shall be available in the office of the Designated Agency Ethics Official for review by employees.
Title 47 published on 2012-10-01
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