Special Council Office

 

  OSC/GOVT-1

Categories of individuals covered by the system: The principal categories of individuals covered by the system are persons filing allegations of prohibited personnelpractices, improper political activity, or other alleged prohibited activities; persons identified as engaging or participating in such practices of activities; persons filing disclosures of alleged wrongdoing by federal agencies, and persons identified as engaging or participating in such wrongdoing; persons charged by the OSC in disciplinary action complaints filed by the OSC with the Merit systems Protection Board (MSPB); and plaintiffs seeking remedies against the OSC in litigation related to the performance of its official functions.