5a U.S. Code § 401. Establishment; appointment of Director
1996—Pub. L. 104–179 substituted “Establishment; appointment of Director” for “Office of Government Ethics” in section catchline.
1988—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 100–598, § 3(a), substituted “an executive agency to be known as” for “in the Office of Personnel Management an office to be known as”.
Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 100–598, § 3(b), added subsec. (c).
1983—Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 98–150 inserted provision that, effective with respect to any individual appointed or reappointed by the President as Director on or after Oct. 1, 1983, the term of service of the Director shall be five years.