Alternate Title: EO 12834: Ethics Commitments by Executive Branch Appointees
"By the authority vested in me as President of the United States by the Constitution and laws of the United States of America, including section 301 of title 3, United States Code, and sections 3301 and 7301 of title 5, United States Code, it is hereby ordered as follows: (a) Every senior appointee in every executive agency appointed on or after January 20, 1993, shall sign, and upon signing shall be contractually committed to, the following pledge ('senior appointee pledge') upon becoming a senior appointee: 'As a condition, and in consideration, of my employment in the United States Government in a senior appointee position invested with the public trust, I commit myself to the following obligations, which I understand are binding on me and are enforceable under law.'"
Executive Order 12834; EO 12834
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Federal Register (January 22, 1993), v.58 no.13, p.5911