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house Bill H.R. 1642

Security Clearance Protection Act of 2013

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      Committee on Armed Services
    IntroducedApril 18th, 2013

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Security Clearance Protection Act of 2013

Official Title

To protect the eligibility for Federal employment and access to classified information for Department of Defense civilian employees who may incur financial hardships as a result of furloughs dictated by sequestration.


Security Clearance Protection Act of 2013 - Requires the Secretary of Defense (DOD) to ensure that any financial hardship incurred by a DOD civilian employee due to a furlough required by sequestration will not affect such employee's: (1) eligibility for continued suitability for employment at DOD, (2) access to classified information, or (3) suitability to hold a position critical to national security.

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