5 U.S. Code § 3113. Restriction on reemployment after conviction of certain crimes

An employee shall be separated from service and barred from reemployment in the Federal service, if—
the employee is convicted of a violation of section 201(b) of title 18; and
such violation related to conduct prohibited under section 1010(a) of the Controlled Substances Import and Export Act (21 U.S.C. 960(a)).
Effective Date

Pub. L. 105–61, title VI, § 638(c), Oct. 10, 1997, 111 Stat. 1317, provided that:

“This section [enacting this section] shall apply during fiscal year 1998 and each fiscal year thereafter.”