This Act, referred to in subsec. (a), is Pub. L. 95–521
, Oct. 26, 1978, 92 Stat. 1824
, as amended, known as the Ethics in Government Act of 1978. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section
of this Appendix and Tables.
1996—Pub. L. 104–179
designated existing provisions as subsec. (a) and added subsec. (b).
1988—Pub. L. 100–598
substituted “pursuant to the Office of Government Ethics responsibilities under this Act. The head of any agency may detail such personnel and furnish such services, with or without reimbursement, as the Director may request to carry out the provisions of this Act” for “pursuant to subsections (b)(3) and (b)(4) of section
.” in closing provisions.
1983—Pub. L. 98–150
inserted provision that the authority of the Director under this section includes the authority to request assistance from the inspector general of an agency in conducting the investigations pursuant to subsections (b)(3) and (b)(4) of section
Amendment by Pub. L. 98–150
effective Oct. 1, 1983, see section 13 of Pub. L. 98–150
set out as a note under section
of this Appendix.