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Title 4 Part 28

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Title 4 Part 28

Title 4Chapter ISubchapter BPart 28


TITLE 4—Accounts

CHAPTER I—GOVERNMENT ACCOUNTABILITY OFFICE

SUBCHAPTER B—GENERAL PROCEDURES

PART 28—GOVERNMENT ACCOUNTABILITY OFFICE PERSONNEL APPEALS BOARD; PROCEDURES APPLICABLE TO CLAIMS CONCERNING EMPLOYMENT PRACTICES AT THE GOVERNMENT ACCOUNTABILITY OFFICE

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Subpart A—PURPOSE, GENERAL DEFINITIONS, AND JURISDICTION

§28.1
Purpose and scope.
§28.2
Jurisdiction.
§28.3
General definitions.
§28.4
Computation of time.
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Subpart B—PROCEDURES

§28.8
Informal procedural advice.
§28.9
Procedures; general.
§28.10
Notice of petition rights.
§28.11
Filing a charge with the Office of General Counsel.
§28.12
General Counsel Procedures.
§28.13
Special procedure for Reduction in Force.

Hearing Procedures for Cases Before the Board—General

§28.15
Scope and policy.
§28.16
Revocation, amendment or waiver of rules.
§28.17
Internal petitions of Board employees.
§28.18
Filing a petition with the Board.
§28.19
Content of response by charged party.
§28.20
Number of Pleadings, service and response.
§28.21
Amendments to petitions and motions practice.
§28.22
Administrative judges.
§28.23
Disqualification of administrative judges.
§28.24
Sanctions.

Parties, Practitioners and Witnesses

§28.25
Representation.
§28.26
Witness fees.
§28.27
Intervenors.
§28.28
Substitution.
§28.29
Consolidation or joinder.

Discovery

§28.40
Statement of purpose.
§28.41
Explanation, scope and methods.
§28.42
Discovery procedures and protective orders.
§28.43
Compelling discovery.
§28.44
Taking of depositions.
§28.45
Admission of facts and genuineness of documents.

Subpoenas

§28.46
Motion for subpoena.
§28.47
Motion to quash.
§28.48
Service.
§28.49
Return of service.
§28.50
Enforcement.

Hearings

§28.55
Scheduling the hearing.
§28.56
Hearing procedures, conduct and copies of exhibits.
§28.57
Public hearings.
§28.58
Transcript.
§28.59
Official record.
§28.60
Briefs.
§28.61
Burden and degree of proof.
§28.62
Decision on the record.
§28.63
Closing the record.

Evidence

§28.65
Service of documents.
§28.66
Admissibility.
§28.67
Production of statements.
§28.68
Stipulations.
§28.69
Judicial notice.

Interlocutory Appeals

§28.80
Explanation.
§28.81
Procedures and criteria for certification.

Board Decisions, Attorney's Fees and Judicial Review

§28.86
[Reserved]
§28.87
Board procedures; initial decisions.
§28.88
Board procedures; enforcement.
§28.89
Attorney's fees and costs.
§28.90
Board procedures; judicial review.
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Subpart C—OVERSIGHT PROCEDURES

§28.91
General.
§28.92
Oversight of GAO EEO program.
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Subpart D—SPECIAL PROCEDURES; EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY (EEO) CASES

§28.95
Purpose and scope.
§28.96
Applicability of general procedures.
§28.97
Class actions in EEO cases.
§28.98
Individual charges in EEO cases.
§28.99
Petitions to the Board in EEO cases.
§28.100
[Reserved]
§28.101
Termination of Board proceedings when suit is filed in Federal District Court.
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Subpart E—SPECIAL PROCEDURES; REPRESENTATION PROCEEDINGS

§28.110
Purpose.
§28.111
Scope.
§28.112
Who may file petitions.
§28.113
Contents of representation petitions.
§28.114
Pre-investigation proceedings.
§28.115
Processing petitions.
§28.116
Conduct of elections.
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Subpart F—SPECIAL PROCEDURES; UNFAIR LABOR PRACTICES

§28.120
Authority of the Board.
§28.121
Unfair labor practices; Board procedures.
§28.122
Negotiability issues.
§28.123
Standards of conduct for labor organizations.
§28.124
Review of arbitration awards.
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Subpart G—CORRECTIVE ACTION, DISCIPLINARY AND STAY PROCEEDINGS

§28.130
General authority.
§28.131
Corrective action proceedings.
§28.132
Disciplinary proceedings.
§28.133
Stay proceedings.
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Subpart H—APPEALS BY MEMBERS OF THE SENIOR EXECUTIVE SERVICE

§28.140
Personnel actions involving SES members.
§28.141
Performance based actions.
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Subpart I—EX PARTE COMMUNICATIONS

§28.145
Policy.
§28.146
Explanation and definitions.
§28.147
Prohibited communications.
§28.148
Reporting of communications.
§28.149
Sanctions.
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Subpart J—STATEMENT OF POLICY OR GUIDANCE

§28.155
Statement of policy or guidance.
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Subpart K—ACCESS TO RECORDS

§28.160
Request for records.
§28.161
Denial of access to information—Appeals.