5 USC 1214(e): If, in connection with any investigation under this subchapter, the Special Counsel determines that there is reasonable cause to believe that any violation of any law, rule, or regulation has occurred other than one referred to in subsection (b) or (d) (Note: so if a positive PPP determination is reported per 1214(b)(2)(B), it fulfills this reporting requirement), the Special Counsel shall report such violation to the head of the agency involved. The Special Counsel shall require, within 30 days after the receipt of the report by the agency, a certification by the head of the agency which states -



(1) that the head of the agency has personally reviewed the report; and



(2) what action has been or is to be taken, and when the action will be completed.