2417.401 Penalties.§ 2417.401 Penalties.
(a) An employee who discloses official records or information, or who gives testimony relating to official information, except as expressly authorized by the Chairman of the FLRA, the General Counsel, or the Chairman of the Panel, as appropriate, or as ordered by a Federal court after the FLRA has had the opportunity to be heard, may face the penalties provided in 18 U.S.C. 641 and other applicable laws. Additionally, former employees are subject to the restrictions and penalties of 18 U.S.C. 207 and 216.
(b) A current employee who testifies or produces official records and information in violation of this part may be subject to disciplinary action.[74 FR 11640, Mar. 19, 2009, as amended at 81 FR 63364, Sept. 15, 2016]