US HB209 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 3 2019 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2019-01-30 - Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H1320)
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Codifies certain provisions of an executive order requiring political appointees in the executive branch to sign an ethics pledge.

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To amend the Ethics in Government Act of 1978 to require political appointees to sign an ethics pledge, and for other purposes.



2019-01-30HouseSponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H1320)
2019-01-03HouseReferred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.
2019-01-03HouseIntroduced in House

Same As/Similar To

HB1 (Related) 2019-03-14 - Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 39.
HR172 (Similar To) 2019-03-06 - Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
HB1523 (Related) 2019-03-05 - Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.
HB1612 (Related) 2019-04-12 - Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties.
SB949 (Related) 2019-03-28 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.


US Congress State Sources

Bill Comments 750