TITLE 5 App. > INSPECTOR

INSPECTOR GENERAL ACT OF 1978

  • § 1. Short title
  • § 2. Purpose and establishment of Offices of Inspector General; departments and agencies involved
  • § 3. Appointment of Inspector General; supervision; removal; political activities; appointment of Assistant Inspector General for Auditing and Assistant Inspector General for Investigations
  • § 4. Duties and responsibilities; report of criminal violations to Attorney General
  • § 5. Semiannual reports; transmittal to Congress; availability to public; immediate report on serious or flagrant problems; disclosure of information; definitions
  • § 6. Authority of Inspector General; information and assistance from Federal agencies; unreasonable refusal; office space and equipment
  • § 7. Complaints by employees; disclosure of identity; reprisals
  • § 8. Additional provisions with respect to the Inspector General of the Department of Defense
  • § 8A. Special provisions relating to the Agency for International Development
  • § 8B. Special provisions concerning the Nuclear Regulatory Commission
  • § 8C. Special provisions concerning the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
  • § 8D. Special provisions concerning the Department of the Treasury
  • § 8E. Special provisions concerning the Department of Justice
  • § 8F. Special provisions concerning the Corporation for National and Community Service
  • § 8G. Requirements for Federal entities and designated Federal entities
  • § 8H. Additional provisions with respect to Inspectors General of the Intelligence Community
  • § 8I. Special provisions concerning the Department of Homeland Security
  • § 8J. Rule of construction of special provisions
  • [§ 8K. Repealed.]
  • § 8L. Information on websites of Offices of Inspectors General
  • § 9. Transfer of functions
  • § 10. Omitted
  • § 11. Establishment of the Council of the Inspectors General on Integrity and Efficiency
  • § 12. Definitions
  • § 13. Effective date