The U.S. Office of Government Ethics created the schedule of important ethics dates to remind executive branch agency ethics officials of important dates and deadlines throughout the year.
Link to PDF of 2016 Important Ethics Dates
Link to PDF of 2015 Important Ethics Dates
All annual Confidential Financial Disclosure reports are due to agency ethics officials today unless the filer has been granted an extension. Remember to document the extension. (5 CFR § 2634.903(a), 5 CFR § 2634.903(d))
Due to Agency Ethics Official
The Symposium on Financial Disclosure will be held today at the Federal Housing Finance Agency.
The 2nd National Government Ethics Summit will be held today at the Federal Housing Finance Agency.
The October 1, 2015 – March 31, 2016 period for reporting payments of travel accepted from non-Federal sources ends today. Agencies should begin to prepare their 1353 travel reports. Agencies may use either the OGE Form 1353 or the Standard Form (SF) 326. (31 U.S.C. § 1353(d)(2)(B))
Unless further information is required, agencies should review and certify Confidential Financial Disclosure reports within 60 days of receipt. (5 CFR § 2634.605(a))
All Executive Schedule Level I and Level II reports may be submitted to OGE at the time the agency receives the report from the filer to allow ethics officials and OGE to simultaneously review the reports. Simultaneous review will enable OGE to assist agencies in meeting the STOCK Act posting requirements for these select reports. (Pub. L. 112-105, § 11(a)(1)
All annual Public Financial Disclosure reports are due today, unless the filer has been granted an extension. Remember to document the extension. (5 CFR § 2634.201(a), 5 CFR § 2634.201(f))
All annual Confidential Financial Disclosure reports from filers granted 90-day extensions. (5 CFR § 2634.903(d))