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The Whistleblower Protection Act of 1989, Pub.L. 101-12, 103 Stat. 16 (April 10, 1989).

Reports include: H.Rept. 99-859 on H.R. 4033 (issued Sept. 22, 1986, CIS86:H623 or microfiche Y1.1/8:99-859); H.Rept. 100-274 on H.R. 25 (issued Aug. 5, 1987, CIS87:H623-4 or microfiche Y1.1/8:100-274); S.Rept. 100-413 on S.508 (issued July 6, 1988, CIS88:S403-8 or microfiche Y1.1/5:100-413)(the most cited).

Hearings:

"Whistleblower Protection," hearings before the Subcommittee on Civil Service, House Post Office and Civil Service Committee on May 15, June 18 and 26, 1985 (CIS85:H621-43 or microfiche Y4.P84/10:99-19)

"Whistleblower Protection Act of 1986," hearings before the Subcommittee on Civil Service, House Post Office and Civil Service Committee on February 20 and 21, 1986 (CIS86:H621-34 or microfiche Y4.P84/10:99-54)

"Whistleblower Protection Act of 1987," hearings before the Subcommittee on Civil Service, House Post Office and Civil Service Committee on March 10, 1987 (CIS87:H621-26 or microfiche Y4.P84/10:100-6)

"Whistleblower Protection Act of 1987," hearings before the Subcommittee on Federal Services, Post Office and Civil Service, Senate Governmental Affairs Committee on July 20 and 31, 1987 (CIS88:S401-24 or microfiche Y4.G74/9:S.Hrg.100-422)

Additional resources: the on-line Joint Explanatory Statement in the Congressional Record for March 21, 1989 (which states that threats of retaliation are covered by the Act), as well as President Bush's statement upon signing S.20, 1989 USSCAN 11 (April 17, 1989)

Office of Special Counsel and Merit Systems Protection Board Authorization Pub.L 103-424, 108 Stat. 436 (October 29, 1994)

Reports include: S.Rept. 103-64 on S.2853 (issued Sept. 22, 1992, CIS92:S403-13 or microfiche Y1.1/5:102-416); H.Rept. 103-64 on H.R. 1032 (issued April 22, 1993, CIS93:H763-2 or microfiche Y1.1/8:103-64); S.Rept. 103-358 on S.622 (issued Aug. 23, 1994, CIS94:S403-9 or microfiche Y1.1/5:103-358; also published in 1994 USSCAN 3549); H.Rept. 103-769 on H.R. 2970 (issued Sept. 30, 1994, CIS94:H623-11 or microfiche Y1.1/8:103-769)

Hearings:

"Reauthorization of the Office of Special Counsel," hearings before the Subcommittee on Federal Services, Post Office and Civil Service Committee on May 13, 1992 (CIS92:S401-54 or microfiche Y4.G74/9:S.Hrg. 102-748)

"Oversight Hearing on Whistleblower Protection and the Office of Special Counsel," hearings before the Subcommittee on Civil Service, House Post Office and Civil Service Committee on March 31, 1993 (CIS94:H621-11 or microfiche Y4.P84/10:103-19)

"H.R. 2970, To Reauthorize the Office of Special Counsel and to Make Amendments to the Whistleblower Protection Act," hearings before the Subcommittee on Civil Service, House Post Office and Civil Service Committee on September 14, 1993 (CIS94:H621-23 or microfiche Y4.P84/10:103-21)

"Resolution Trust Corporation Whistleblowers," hearings before the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee on September 23, 1993 (CIS94:S241-13 or microfiche Y4.B22/3:S.Hrg.103-435)

"Semiannual Report of the Resolution Trust Corporation Thrift Depositor Protection Oversight Board, 1994," hearings before the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee on February 24, 1994 (CIS94:S241-25 or microfiche Y4.B22/3:S.Hrg.103-579)