5 CFR § 581.304 - Nonliability for disclosure.
§ 581.304 Nonliability for disclosure.
(a) No Federal employee whose duties include responding to interrogatories pursuant to § 581.303(b), shall be subject to any disciplinary action or civil or criminal liability or penalty for any disclosure of information made by him/her in connection with the carrying out of any duties pertaining directly or indirectly to answering such interrogatories.
(b) However, a governmental entity would not be precluded from taking disciplinary action against an employee who consistently or purposely failed to provide correct information requested by interrogatories.
[45 FR 85667, Dec. 30, 1980, as amended at 48 FR 26280, June 7, 1983]