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The Federal Anti-Nepotism Statute: Limits on Appointing, Hiring, and Promoting Relatives

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https://fas.org/sgp/crs/misc/nepotism.pdf

Explains what the statute says and to whom it applies, the history behind efforts to restrict nepotism, and limitations on enforcement.  From the Congressional Research Service, posted by the Federation of American Scientists