Loss of Federal Pensions for Members of Congress Convicted of Certain Offenses

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This report discusses the current law with respect to the loss of the federal pension of a Member of Congress for the conviction of certain crimes and the recent law to limit a former Member's receiving service credit toward a federal pension for any time served as a Member of Congress if that person is convicted of any one of a number of criminal offenses involving abuse of the public trust.

Creator(s): Maskell, Jack
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: September 12, 2013
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Maskell, Jack

Legislative Attorney

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: September 12, 2013
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United States
Description:

This report discusses the current law with respect to the loss of the federal pension of a Member of Congress for the conviction of certain crimes and the recent law to limit a former Member's receiving service credit toward a federal pension for any time served as a Member of Congress if that person is convicted of any one of a number of criminal offenses involving abuse of the public trust.

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17 pages.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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