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Pursuant to the authority at section of P. If steps ensuring compliance with applicable laws and regulations are not taken by the date established, the Ethics Counselor shall report the matter dd the Agency Designee for appropriate action, with an information copy to the DoD Component DAEO.
This authority may also be used to accept travel benefits offered after travel has begun or has been completed. Collect and publish important written opinions from DoD Components, when practicable, to promote uniformity of ethics opinions throughout DoD; d.
Absent specific authority, however, military members may not do so because any arrangement by a military member for rendering services to the Federal Government in another position is incompatible with the military member’s actual or potential military duties.
Compensation to Officers and Others in Matters affecting the Government. New Entrant Reports 1 Except for a special Government employee, a reporting individual shall submit an OGE Formwith information current as of the filing date for the preceding 12 months, through his supervisor to his Ethics Counselor not later than 30 days after assuming duties in a covered position.
Investigate ethics matters arising in the DoD Component, and refer any such matters that involve suspected criminal violations to the appropriate criminal investigative office of the DoD Component. Such DoD employees who have not obtained prior approval and who are, on the effective date of this supplemental rule, already engaged in an outside activity that requires prior approval shall have 90 days from that date to obtain such approval.
DOD 5500.07-R, The Joint Ethics Regulation (JER), including Changes 1-7.
DoD employees are expected to set an example of superior diligence and commitment. Annotate such list to indicate when required training was accomplished and retain annotated list for three years.
Provide sufficient resources to enable the command’s or organization’s Ethics Counselors to implement and administer the local aspects of the command’s or organization’s ethics program in a positive and effective manner.
The reports are to be taken at “face value” unless there is a patent omission or ambiguity or the official has independent knowledge of matters outside the report. Conspiring with one or more persons to commit a crime under any criminal statute or to defraud the United States, if any party to the conspiracy does any act to further the object of the conspiracy 18 U.
Each DoD Component is encouraged to supplement the minimum requirements of the IEO, including but not limited to, verbal briefings, in person or by telecommunications, computer-based methods, or recorded means. Exercise personal leadership and take personal responsibility for establishing and maintaining the command’s or organization’s ethics program in coordination with the command’s or organization’s Ethics Counselors.
The head of a DoD Component command or organization may provide DoD employees in their official capacities to express DoD policies as speakers, panel members or other participants, or, on a limited basis, the use of DoD facilities and equipment and the services of DoD employees necessary to make proper use of the equipmentas logistical support of an event sponsored by a non-Federal entity, except for fundraising and membership drive events, when the head of the DoD command or organization determines all of the following:.
In coordination with the DoD Component DAEO or designee, establish procedures to advise incoming and outgoing DoD employees of their financial and employment disclosure reporting obligations.
Subpart G of 5 C.
DOD R, The Joint Ethics Regulation (JER), including Changes | Ethics Codes Collection
This section shall apply to acceptance of such gifts beginning on September 11, See Chapter 9 of this Regulation. In addition, in overseas areas, commanders may further restrict the use of titles by retired military members and members of Reserve Components. Fundraising and Membership Drives a. DoD employees may solicit, accept, and consider any statement with respect to a DoD employee or applicant described in subsection The directors of personnel offices are responsible for providing the following information to their DoD Component DAEOs or designees they service: This step is frequently overlooked.
Federal Government communication systems and equipment including Government owned telephones, facsimile machines, electronic mail, 5500.7r systems, and commercial systems when use is paid for by the Federal Government shall be for official use and authorized purposes only. See also 41 C. Teaching, Speaking, and Writing a. Interference with Military Duties. DoD employees may serve as DoD liaisons to non-Federal entities when 5500.7-r by the head of the DoD Component command or organization who determines there is a significant and continuing DoD interest to be served by such representation.
Disqualification to Ensure Impartiality. All DoD employees must be prepared to account fully for the manner in which that judgment has been exercised. Public Availability of Reports They are expected to be all they can be and to strive beyond mediocrity. Compensation for a lecture, speech or writing may be restricted by the honoraria prohibition of 5 U. Regardless of the number of DoD employees contributing to a gift or gifts on a special, infrequent occasion as permitted by 5 C.
This Chapter does not apply to travel benefits provided to DoD employees in their personal capacities. In coordination with the DoD Component DAEO or designee, establish procedures to inform new DoD employees of their obligation to receive ethics and procurement integrity training as required. Otherwise dox to DoD or the DoD Component in accordance with established collection procedures. The Head of the DoD Component shall ensure that adequate resources are available to implement the requirements of this Chapter.
Such authorization may be made only for the purpose of providing oversight and advice to, and coordination with, the designated entity. Prepare and submit semiannual reports to OGE on acceptance of payments under 31 U.
The requests shall contain a clear statement of the reasons for the request and shall be submitted in advance of the original filing deadline. Individual conduct, official programs and daily activities within DoD shall be accomplished lawfully and ethically; g. Agency Designees may permit excused absences for reasonable periods of time for their DoD employees to voluntarily participate in the activities of non-profit professional associations and learned societies and may permit the limited use by their DoD employees of Federal Government equipment or administrative support services to prepare papers to be presented at 5500.7-g association or society events or to be published in professional 55000.7-r when:.
Support all aspects of the ethics program of the DoD Component; c. Ensure that DoD employees of the command or organization attend required ethics and procurement integrity training.