U.S. Code of Federal Regulations
Regulations most recently checked for updates: Jun 06, 2023
(a) An interested person or the Special Counsel may submit a request for regulation review.
(b) Contents of request. (1) Each request for regulation review must include the following information:
(i) The name, address, and signature of the requester's representative or, if the requester has no representative, of the requester;
(ii) A citation identifying the regulation being challenged;
(iii) A statement (along with any relevant documents) describing in detail the reasons why the regulation would require an employee to commit a prohibited personnel practice; or the reasons why the implementation of the regulation requires an employee to commit a prohibited personnel practice;
(iv) Specific identification of the prohibited personnel practice at issue; and
(v) A description of the action the requester would like the Board to take.
(2) If the prohibited personnel practice at issue is one prohibited by 5 U.S.C. 2302(b)(12), the request must include the following additional information:
(i) Identification of the law or regulation that allegedly would be or has been violated, and how it would be or has been violated; and
(ii) Identification of the merit system principles at issue and an explanation of the way in which the law or regulation at issue implements or directly concerns those principles.