The U.S. Office of Special Counsel (OSC) has issued a notice of proposed rulemaking (NPR) to revise its regulations to accept covered disclosures of wrongdoing from employees working under a contract or grant with the Federal government, 80 Fed. Reg. 3182.
The proposed rule can be seen at: http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2015-01-22/pdf/2015-00753.pdf.
Comments on the proposed rule are due March 23, 2015.