S.716 - A bill to modify the requirements under the STOCK Act regarding online access to certain financial disclosure statements and related forms.

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  • Official: A bill to modify the requirements under the STOCK Act regarding online access to certain financial disclosure statements and related forms. as introduced.

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Effectively excludes staffers--both legislative and executive--from the scope of the STOCK Act.
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Amends the Stop Trading on Congressional Knowledge Act of 2012 (STOCK Act) with respect to mandatory public, on-line reporting of financial disclosure statements by congressional staff and executive branch officers and employees. Applies mandatory public, on-line reporting of financial dis

Official Summary

Amends the Stop Trading on Congressional Knowledge Act of 2012 (STOCK Act) with respect to mandatory public, on-line reporting of financial disclosure statements by congressional staff and executive branch officers and employees. Applies mandatory public, on-line reporting of financial disclosure statements only to Members of Congress, congressional candidates, the President, the Vice President, and executive branch officers at levels I and II of the Executive Schedule who require nomination by the President and confirmation by the Senate. Extends until January 1, 2014, the deadline for: the Secretary, the Sergeant at Arms, and the Clerk to develop systems to enable the electronic filing of financial disclosure reports as well as their on-line public availability; the Director of the Office of Government Ethics to develop such systems for financial disclosure forms filed by covered executive branch officials. Repeals:
(1) the prohibition against requiring a login to search or sort the data contained in the publicly available financial disclosure systems, and
(2) the requirement that a login protocol with the name of the user be utilized by a person downloading data contained in the reports.

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