(Pub. L. 104–1, title III, § 301,Jan. 23, 1995, 109 Stat. 24; Pub. L. 108–349, § 1(a),Oct. 21, 2004, 118 Stat. 1389; Pub. L. 110–161, div. H, title I, § 1101(a),Dec. 26, 2007, 121 Stat. 2237; Pub. L. 110–164, § 1,Dec. 26, 2007, 121 Stat. 2459.)
References in Text
The Federal Regulation of Lobbying Act, referred to in subsec. (d)(2)(A), is title III of act Aug. 2, 1946, ch. 753, 60 Stat. 839
, which was classified generally to chapter 8A (§ 261 et seq.) of this title prior to repeal by Pub. L. 104–65
, § 11(a),Dec. 19, 1995, 109 Stat. 701
. See section
et seq. of this title.
This chapter, referred to in subsec. (h)(3), was in the original “this Act”, meaning Pub. L. 104–1
, Jan. 23, 1995, 109 Stat. 3
, as amended, which is classified principally to this chapter. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section
of this title and Tables.
The Ethics in Government Act of 1978, referred to in subsec. (k), is Pub. L. 95–521
, Oct. 26, 1978, 92 Stat. 1824
, as amended. Title I of the Act is set out in the Appendix to Title 5, Government Organization and Employees. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section 101 ofPub. L. 95–521
in the Appendix to Title 5 and Tables.
2007—Subsec. (d)(2)(B). Pub. L. 110–164
substituted “legislative branch (other than the Office),” for “legislative branch,”.
Subsec. (g)(1). Pub. L. 110–161
added par. (1) and struck out heading and text of former par. (1). Text read as follows: “Each member of the Board shall be compensated at a rate equal to the daily equivalent of the annual rate of basic pay prescribed for level V of the Executive Schedule under section
for each day (including travel time) during which such member is engaged in the performance of the duties of the Board. The rate of pay of a member may be prorated based on the portion of the day during which the member is engaged in the performance of Board duties.”
2004—Subsec. (e)(1). Pub. L. 108–349
amended second sentence generally. Prior to amendment, second sentence read as follows: “A member of the Board who is appointed to a term of office of more than 3 years shall only be eligible for appointment for a single term of office.”
Change of Name
General Accounting Office redesignated Government Accountability Office. See section 8 ofPub. L. 108–271
, set out as a note under section
, Money and Finance.
Committee on Governmental Affairs of Senate changed to Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs of Senate, effective Jan. 4, 2005, by Senate Resolution No. 445, One Hundred Eighth Congress, Oct. 9, 2004.
Committee on House Oversight of House of Representatives changed to Committee on House Administration of House of Representatives by House Resolution No. 5, One Hundred Sixth Congress, Jan. 6, 1999.
Effective Date of 2004 Amendment
Pub. L. 108–349
, § 1(b),Oct. 21, 2004, 118 Stat. 1389
, provided that: “The amendment made by subsection (a) [amending this section] shall apply with respect to individuals serving on the Board of Directors of the Office of Compliance on or after September 30, 2004.”
Additional Term for Members of Board of Directors of Office of Compliance
Pub. L. 111–114
, § 1,Dec. 14, 2009, 123 Stat. 3028
, provided that: “Notwithstanding the second sentence of section 301(e)(1) of the Congressional Accountability Act of 1995 (2
), any individual serving as a member of the Board of Directors of the Office of Compliance as of September 30, 2009, may serve for 3 terms.”