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Title 16Chapter ISubchapter APart 5Subpart E → §5.53


Title 16: Commercial Practices
PART 5—STANDARDS OF CONDUCT
Subpart E—Disciplinary Actions Concerning Postemployment Conflict of Interest


§5.53   Initiation of investigation.

(a) Investigations under this part may be initiated upon the submission by any person of a written statement to the Secretary setting forth sufficient information to indicate a possible violation of 18 U.S.C. 207 or by the Commission on its own initiative when a possible violation is indicated by information within the Commission's possession.

(b) At the direction of the Commission, the General Counsel shall investigate any alleged violation of 18 U.S.C. 207.

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