Provides multiple provisions to protect whistleblowers in the federal government, including prohibiting employees with authority to take personnel actions from accessing the medical records of other employees.
Amended in committee.
Original sponsor: Sen. Johnson, Ron [R-WI]
Cosponsors: Sen. Ernst, Joni [R-IA]
Passed House: http://clerk.house.gov/evs/2017/roll568.xml
Passed Senate by unanimous consent.
Related bill: HRES 562