Pendleton Civil Service Reform Act
Bill Number: S-133
Public Law Number:
Enacted - Signed by the President
Once the president signs a bill, it becomes a law.
An act to regulate and improve the civil service of the United States
This law established a civil service system based on merit
This bill established the Civil Service system.
Prior to this bill, government jobs were given to those who supported the political party in office.
The bill also...