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Title 22Chapter ISubchapter BPart 18 → Subpart A

Title 22: Foreign Relations

Subpart A—General Provisions

§18.1   Scope.
§18.2   Definitions.
§18.3   Director General.
§18.4   Records.

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§18.1   Scope.

This part contains rules governing disciplinary action against a former officer or employee of the Department of State, including the Foreign Service, because of a violation of the post employment conflict of interest prohibitions. Such disciplinary action may include prohibition from practice before the Department of State and any component thereof as defined in this part.

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§18.2   Definitions.

For the purpose of this part—

(a) The term Department means the Department of State and includes the Foreign Service.

(b) The term Director General means the Director General of the Foreign Service and Director of Personnel.

(c) The term practice means any informal or formal appearance before, or, with the intent to influence, any oral or written communication to the Department on a pending matter of business on behalf of any other person (except the United States).

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§18.3   Director General.

The Director General shall institute and provide for the conduct of disciplinary proceedings involving former employees of the Department as authorized by 18 U.S.C. 207(j), and perform such other duties as are necessary or appropriate to carry out his/her functions under this part.

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§18.4   Records.

The roster of all persons prohibited from practice before the Department shall be available to public inspection at the Office of Director General. Other records may be disclosed upon specific request, in accordance with appropriate disclosure regulations of the Department.

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