Applicability of the Hatch Act to the Chairman of the Native Hawaiians Study Commission

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The Native Hawaiians Study Commission is an “Executive agency” whose employees are covered by the Hatch Act, even though its functions are by statute confined to advising Congress. The part-time Chairman of the Commission is covered by the Hatch Act on the days she is paid to perform government services.

Updated July 9, 2014