HR 1949

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1949

To ensure efficient performance of agency functions.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 23, 2011

Mr. SARBANES introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform


A BILL

To ensure efficient performance of agency functions.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE; TABLE OF CONTENTS.

SEC. 2. DEFINITIONS.

SEC. 3. FINDINGS.

SEC. 4. PURPOSES.

SEC. 5. GENERAL PERSONNEL POLICY.

SEC. 6. CONSIDERATION OF IN-HOUSE PERFORMANCE REQUIRED FOR NEW WORK.

SEC. 7. TRANSITION TO FEDERAL EMPLOYEE PERFORMANCE OF CERTAIN FUNCTIONS.

SEC. 8. ESTABLISHMENT OF INVENTORIES AND REVIEWS OF CONTRACTS FOR SERVICES.

SEC. 9. IDENTIFYING AND ADDRESSING SHORTAGES OF FEDERAL EMPLOYEES.

SEC. 10. EXPEDITED HIRING AUTHORITY FOR PERFORMANCE OF CERTAIN FUNCTIONS BY FEDERAL EMPLOYEES.

SEC. 11. ESTABLISHMENT OF BUSINESS PROCESS REENGINEERING PROJECTS AS A PREFERRED ALTERNATIVE TO THE OMB CIRCULAR A-76 PROCESS.

SEC. 12. REFORMS TO THE OMB CIRCULAR A-76 PROCESS.

SEC. 13. ESTABLISHMENT OF TEMPORARY SUSPENSION ON USE OF OMB CIRCULAR A-76 PROCESS UNTIL REFORMS REQUIRED IN THIS ACT HAVE BEEN SUBSTANTIALLY IMPLEMENTED.

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