United States Office of Government Ethics, Preventing Conflicts of Interest in the Executive Branch

Federal Register Issuances: 2016

The following are links to many of the more important issuances of the U.S. Office of Government Ethics (OGE) published in the Federal Register since 1989.  In addition to these issuances, OGE publishes its own chapter of regulations each year in the Code of Federal Regulations (5 C.F.R. chapter XVI).  The Federal Register issuances are provided via links to GPO's Federal Digital System (FDSys). Click here to display Pending Rules and Comments.

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12/29/2016

81 FR 95853
Post-Employment Conflict of Interest Restrictions; Revision of Departmental Component Designations (December 2016) Action: Final rule (PDF)

12/23/2016

81 FR 94215
Freedom of Information Act Regulation (December 2016) Action: Interim final rule (PDF)

11/18/2016

81 FR 81641
Standards of Ethical Conduct for Employees of the Executive Branch; Amendment to the Standards Governing Solicitation and Acceptance of Gifts from Outside Sources (November 2016) Action: Final rule (PDF)

11/02/2016

81 FR 76271
Executive Branch Ethics Program Amendments (November 2016) Action: Final rule (PDF)

11/02/2016

81 FR 76288
Agency Supplemental Standards of Ethical Conduct: Department of the Interior (November 2016) Action: Direct final rule (PDF)

10/18/2016

81 FR 71644
Post-Employment Conflict of Interest Restrictions; Revision of Departmental Component Designations (October 2016) Action: Proposed rule (PDF)

10/05/2016

81 FR 69204
Executive Branch Financial Disclosure, Qualified Trusts, and Certificates of Divestiture (October 2016) Action: Proposed rule (PDF)

09/06/2016

81 FR 61099
Interpretation, Exemptions and Waiver Guidance Concerning the Federal Criminal Conflict of Interest Statute Prohibiting Acts Affecting a Personal Financial Interest; Amendment to Definition of ‘‘Employee’’ (September 2016) Action: Interim final rule with request for comments (PDF)

07/26/2016

81 FR 48687
Standards of Ethical Conduct for Employees of the Executive Branch; Amendments to the Seeking Other Employment Rules (July 2016) Action: Final rule ( PDF )

06/28/2016

81 FR 41787
Civil Monetary Penalties Inflation Adjustments for Ethics in Government Act Violations (June 2016) Action: Interim final rule ( PDF )

06/06/2016

81 FR 36193
Executive Branch Ethics Program Amendments (June 2016) Action: Proposed rule (PDF)

06/02/2016

81 FR 35359
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Unmodified Qualified Trust Model Certificates and Model Trust Documents (June 2016) Action: Notice (PDF)

03/04/2016

81 FR 11566
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Unmodified Qualified Trust Model Certificates and Model Trust Documents (March 2016) Action: Notice (PDF)

02/17/2016

81 FR 8008
Standards of Ethical Conduct for Employees of the Executive Branch; Amendment to the Seeking Other Employment Rules (February 2016) Action: Proposed rule (PDF)

02/05/2016

81 FR 6159
Agency Supplemental Standards of Ethical Conduct: Department of Homeland Security (February 2016) Action: Final rule (PDF)