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Executive Order Revised Adjudicative Guidelines for Determining Eligibility for Access to Classified Information. ADJUDICATIVE GUIDELINES FOR . Presidential Document Type: Executive Order; E.O. Citation: E.O. of Aug 2, ; E.O. Notes: Amended by: EO , June 30, ;;. National Security Council, Intelligence Programs, and Edward Appel, “Executive Order – Access to Classified Information [4],” Clinton Digital Library.

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The federal government had for decades assumed that eeo constituted a disqualification for holding a security clearance, despite the opposite findings of the U.

Lesbiangaybisexualand transgender LGBT topics. This order establishes a uniform Federal personnel security program for employees who will be considered for initial or continued access to classified information. It included a 12986 that “No negative inference” about eligibility “may be raised solely on the basis of mental health counseling. A determination under section 2.

Eligibility for access to a higher level of classified information includes eligibility for access to information classified at a lower level. Dixon Osburn and Michelle M.

What this represents is the next step. It detailed standards for disclosure, eligibility requirements and levels of access, and administrative procedures for granting or oe access and for appealing such determinations.

Views Read Edit View history. Office of the Federal Register. Employees shall be subject to appropriate sanctions if they knowingly and willfully grant eligibility ek, or allow access to, classified information in violation of this order or its implementing regulations. However, mental health counseling, where relevant to the adjudication of access to classified information, may justify further inquiry to determine whether the standards of subsection b of this section are satisfied, and mental health may be considered where it directly relates to those standards.


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Margarethe Cammermeyer had revealed she was a lesbian during a review of her top secret security clearance and received an honorable discharge, and her subsequent lawsuit helped keep the issue in the news. Rights and legal issues. Retrieved August 23, As part of all investigations and reinvestigations described in section 1. Appeals Court decision, High Tech Gays ep.

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Retrieved from ” https: Such counseling can be a positive factor in eligibility determinations. If there are any doubts concerning granting access, additional lawful investigative procedures shall be fully pursued.

You have selected to open If you 129688 like to not see this alert again, please click the “Do not show me this again” check box below. Basis for Eligibility Approval. Clinton, Bill, Publisher: The Government has gone beyond simply ceasing to be a hostile and vicious adversary and has now become an ally.

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Executive Order ‘s anti-discrimination statement, “The United States Government does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or sexual orientation in granting access to classified information. Access by Non-United States Citizens. Civil liberties groups expressed concerns about the intrusiveness of the disclosure requirements. These requirements constituted a response to the recent Aldrich Ames spy case.


In such case, the decision of the agency head shall be final.

Executive Order Access to Classified Information

In the Servicemembers Legal Defense Networkan organization that advocates on behalf 1968 gays and lesbians in the U. A there are reasonable grounds to believe, based on credible information, that the employee or former employee is, or may be, disclosing classified information in an unauthorized manner to a foreign power or agent of a foreign power; B information the employing agency deems fo indicates the employee or former employee has incurred excessive indebtedness or has acquired a level of affluence that cannot be explained by other information; or C circumstances indicate the employee or former employee had the capability and opportunity to disclose classified information that is known to have been lost or compromised to a foreign power or an agent of a foreign power.

Executive Order was signed by U. President Bill Clinton on August 2, Retrieved 4 August Reciprocal Acceptance ei Access Eligibility Determinations. The unauthorized disclosure of information classified ep the national interest can cause irreparable damage to the national security and loss of human life.