SEC and corporate audits: hearings before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations and the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, Ninety-ninth Congress, first session ....

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Page 640 - An employee shall avoid any action, whether or not specifically prohibited by this part, which might result in, or create the appearance of : (a) Using public office for private gain; (b) Giving preferential treatment to any person ; (c) Impeding Government efficiency or economy ; (d) Losing complete independence or impartiality; (e) Making a Government decision outside official channels; or (f ) Affecting adversely the confidence of the public in the integrity of the Government.
Page 640 - Except as provided in paragraphs (b) and (e) of this section, an employee shall not solicit or accept, directly or indirectly, any gift, gratuity, favor, entertainment, loan, or any other thing of monetary value, from a person who: (1) Has, or is seeking to obtain, contractual or other business or financial relations with...
Page 582 - DoD personnel shall avoid any action whether or not specifically prohibited by this part, which might result in, or create the appearance of: 1.
Page 641 - ... of interest. Remedial action may include, but is not limited to: (1) Changes in assigned duties; (2) Divestment by the employee or special Government employee of his conflicting interest; (3) Disciplinary action; or (4) Disqualification for a particular assignment.
Page 415 - No person, acting directly or indirectly or through or in concert with one or more other persons, shall acquire control of any insured depository institution through a purchase, assignment, transfer, pledge, or other disposition of voting stock of such insured depository institution unless the appropriate Federal banking agency has been given sixty days...
Page 414 - An insured institution if the person directly or indirectly or acting in concert with one or more other persons, or through one or more subsidiaries, owns, controls, or holds with power to vote, or holds proxies representing, more than 25 percent of the voting shares of such insured institution, or controls in any manner the election of a majority of the directors of such institution...
Page 388 - Unless Congress have and use every means of acquainting itself with the acts and the disposition of the administrative agents of the government, the country must be helpless to learn how it is being served ; and unless Congress both scrutinize these things and sift them by every form of discussion, the country must remain in embarrassing, crippling ignorance of the very affairs which it is most important that it should understand and direct The informing function of Congress should be preferred even...
Page 582 - Purpose. The maintenance of unusually high. standards of honesty, integrity, impartiality, and conduct by Government employees and special Government employees is essential to assure the proper performance of the Government business and the maintenance of confidence by citizens in their Government.
Page 645 - Commerce US House of Representatives Room 2125, Rayburn House Office Building Washington, DC 20515 Dear Mr.
Page 359 - Financial reporting should provide information that is useful to present and potential investors and creditors and other users in making rational investment, credit, and similar decisions.

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