04 NCAC 20B .0404          CERTAIN POLITICAL ACTIVITIES PROHIBITED

(a)  The federal Political Activities Act, commonly referred to as the Hatch Act, places certain restrictions on the political activity of individuals employed in federally funded activities.  The Hatch Act is applicable to subrecipient employees who are covered by the definitions in the act.

(b)  Technical assistance in the interpretation and application of the act is available from the Office of the Special Counsel of the United States Merit Systems Protection Board, 1120 Vermont Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C., 20419.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 143‑16; 143‑16.2; 143‑341; 143B‑430(b); 5 U.S.C. 1502(a)(3); 5 U.S.C. 1503;

20 C.F.R. 629.3;

Eff. February 1, 1976;

Transferred from T01: 18 Eff. September 15, 1981;

Amended Eff. October 1, 1984; August 1, 1982.