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NPR 1900.3B
Effective Date: April 23, 2007
Expiration Date: October 23, 2020

(NASA Only)

Subject: Ethics Program Management

Responsible Office: Office of the General Counsel

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Table of Contents


P.1 Purpose
P.2 Applicability
P.3 Authority
P.4 References
P.5 Cancellation

CHAPTER 1. Responsibility

1.1 General Counsel
1.2 Alternate Designated Agency Ethics Official
1.3 Center Chief Counsel
1.4 Director, Headquarters Human Resources Management Division
1.5 Center Human Resources Officers
1.6 Advisory Committee Executive Secretaries
1.7 Agency Designee
1.8 Ethics Officials

CHAPTER 2. Levels of Headquarters Involvement

2.1 General
2.2 General Guidance
2.3 Information Copy
2.4 Prior Coordination
2.5 Concurrence
2.6 Headquarters Action

CHAPTER 3. Advice and Counseling

3.1 Written Opinions
3.2 Post-employment Opinions and Seeking Employment
3.4 Statutory Waivers
3.5 Impartiality Determinations
3.6 Widely Attended Gathering Determinations
3.7 Other Advice and Counseling
3.8 Sensitive Matters
3.9 Criminal Matters
3.10 Form of Counseling

CHAPTER 4. Financial Disclosure Reports

4.1 Positions Subject to Financial Disclosure
4.2 Identification and Notification of Filers
4.3 Determination of Calendar Year
4.4 Timeframe for Filing
4.5 Extensions and Late Fees
4.6 Collection and Review
4.7 Retention of Completed Reports
4.8 Guidance on Financial Disclosure Requirements for Special Government Employees Serving on NASA Advisory Committees

CHAPTER 5. Employees on Detail

5.1 Role of Ethics Officials

CHAPTER 6. Standing Ethics Committee

6.1 Purpose and Duration
6.2 Structure
6.3 Meetings
6.4 Relationship to DAEO
6.5 Functions
6.6 Recommendations

CHAPTER 7. Ethics Training

7.1 Training for Ethics Officials and Ethics Committee Members
7.2 Annual Ethics Training
7.3 Training Library
7.4 Web-based Training

CHAPTER 8. Program Reviews

8.1 General
8.2 Types of Program Reviews


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