General Provisions

5 C.F.R. 2635 Subpart A

Why should this topic interest me?

This topic provides general guidance for Federal employee conduct. Understanding these provisions will help you determine a course of general ethical conduct, even when a specific rule or example is unavailable.

What can I expect to get out of this module?

This ethics training module provides training on the "General Provisions" of the Standards of Conduct.

The “General Provisions” are found in Subpart A of the “Standards of Ethical Conduct for Employees of the Executive Branch” (Standards of Conduct). Subpart A incorporates 14 principles of conduct for Executive Branch employees. This module will make you aware of the general rules that govern your conduct as a Federal Employee.

Module last updated 2010
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