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U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM).




This notice identifies Schedule A, B, and C appointing authorities applicable to a single agency that were established or revoked from June 1, 2013, to June 30, 2013.

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Senior Executive Resources Services, Senior Executive Services and Performance Management, Employee Services, 202-606-2246.

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In accordance with 5 CFR 213.103, Schedule A, B, and C appointing authorities available for use by all agencies are codified in the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR). Schedule A, B, and C appointing authorities applicable to a single agency are not codified in the CFR, but the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) publishes a notice of agency-specific authorities established or revoked each month in the Federal Register at​fdsys/​. OPM also publishes an annual notice of the consolidated listing of all Schedule A, B, and C appointing authorities, current as of June 30, in the Federal Register.Start Printed Page 47019

Schedule A

No Schedule A authorities to report during June 2013.

Schedule B

No Schedule B authorities to report during June 2013.

Schedule C

The following Schedule C appointing authorities were approved during June 2013.

Agency nameOrganization namePosition titleAuthorization No.Effective date
Commission on Civil RightsCommissionersSpecial AssistantCC1300026/3/2013
Department of the Air ForceOffice of the Assistant Secretary, Installations, Environment, and LogisticsSpecial AssistantDF1300206/6/2013
Department of AgricultureOffice of the Under Secretary for Rural DevelopmentNational Coordinator, Local and Regional Food SystemsDA1300736/3/2013
Farm Service AgencyState Executive Director (2)DA1300746/13/2013
Natural Resources Conservation ServiceSpecial AssistantDA1300936/13/2013
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Congressional RelationsStaff Assistant (Legislative Analyst)DA1300956/13/2013
Office of the Assistant Secretary for AdministrationSenior AdvisorDA1301046/28/2013
Office of the Under Secretary for Natural Resources and EnvironmentSenior AdvisorDA1301086/28/2013
Rural Business ServiceChief of StaffDA1301116/28/2013
Department of CommerceDeputy Assistant Secretary for Domestic OperationsSpecial AssistantDC1300616/14/2013
Assistant Secretary for Market Access and ComplianceSpecial AdvisorDC1300576/7/2013
Department of DefenseWashington Headquarters ServicesDefense FellowDD1300806/13/2013
Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense (Public Affairs)SpeechwriterDD1300816/21/2013
Department of EducationOffice of Vocational and Adult EducationDeputy Assistant Secretary for Community CollegesDB1300486/6/2013
Office for Civil RightsSenior CounselDB1300346/28/2013
Office of the Under SecretaryConfidential AssistantDB1300526/24/2013
Deputy Under SecretaryDB1300476/28/2013
Department of EnergyAssistant Secretary for Energy Efficiency and Renewable EnergySpecial Assistant for Clean Energy Manufacturing and CommercializationDE1300396/18/2013
Director of Legislative AffairsDE1300536/18/2013
Senior AdvisorDE1300706/25/2013
Associate Administrator for External AffairsCongressional Affairs SpecialistDE1300626/18/2013
Deputy Director of Congressional AffairsDE1300636/28/2013
Assistant Secretary for Congressional and Intergovernmental AffairsDeputy Assistant Secretary for Energy PolicyDE1300666/19/2013
Office of the SecretarySpecial AssistantDE1300676/28/2013
Office of ManagementDeputy Director, Office of Scheduling and AdvanceDE1300716/28/2013
Office of Public AffairsManaging EditorDE1300736/28/2013
Environmental Protection AgencyOffice of the AdministratorWhite House LiaisonEP1300296/14/2013
Office of the Associate Administrator for External Affairs and Environmental EducationDirector for Internal CommunicationsEP1300306/19/2013
Farm Credit AdministrationOffice of Congressional and Public AffairsAssociate Director of Congressional AffairsFL1300036/11/2013
General Services AdministrationOffice of Communications and MarketingDeputy Associate Administrator for Media AffairsGS1300076/10/2013
Press SecretaryGS1300086/10/2013
Office of the AdministratorSenior AdvisorGS1300126/17/2013
White House LiaisonGS1300116/10/2013
Public Buildings ServiceSpecial AssistantGS1300136/17/2013
Department of Health and Human ServicesOffice of Intergovernmental and External AffairsSpecial AssistantDH1300696/3/2013
Director of Provider OutreachDH1300896/17/2013
Office of the SecretaryWhite House Liaison for Political Personnel, Boards and CommissionsDH1300916/13/2013
Department of Homeland SecurityOffice of the Chief of StaffSpecial Assistant (2)DM1301156/3/2013
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Department of Housing and Urban DevelopmentOffice of the General CounselSenior CounselDU1300276/27/2013
Office of Public AffairsSenior SpeechwriterDU1300286/27/2013
Department of the InteriorAssistant Secretary—Indian AffairsSenior Advisor- Indian AffairsDI1300246/4/2013
Secretary's Immediate OfficeSpecial Assistant (2)DI1300356/7/2013
Director of Scheduling and AdvanceDI1300426/26/2013
Assistant Secretary—Water and ScienceCounselorDI1300366/7/2013
Assistant Secretary—Fish and Wildlife/ParksSenior Advisor for Fish and Wildlife/ParksDI1300416/26/2013
Department of JusticeOffice of Public AffairsDeputy SpeechwriterDJ1300586/4/2013
Antitrust DivisionSenior CounselDJ1300666/13/2013
Office of the Attorney GeneralDirector of AdvanceDJ1300696/21/2013
Department of LaborOffice of the SolicitorSpecial CounselDL1300366/14/2013
Veterans Employment and Training ServiceChief of StaffDL1300356/21/2013
Office of Management and BudgetOffice of the DirectorSpecial AssistantBO1300226/24/2013
Office of National Drug Control PolicyOffice of Legislative AffairsAssociate Director (Legislative Affairs)QQ1300036/19/2013
Office of the United States Trade RepresentativeOffice of the AmbassadorConfidential AssistantTN1300036/3/2013
Deputy Chief of StaffTN1300046/18/2013
Small Business AdministrationOffice of Congressional and Legislative AffairsSpecial AdvisorSB1300156/26/2013
Department of StateBureau of Public AffairsDeputy SpokespersonDS1300896/13/2013
Bureau of Legislative AffairsLegislative Management OfficerDS1300916/14/2013
Foreign Policy Planning StaffSpeechwriter (3)DS1300946/28/2013
Department of TransportationAdministratorDirector of CommunicationsDT1300256/25/2013
Office of Congressional AffairsDirector of Congressional AffairsDT1300276/25/2013
Department of the TreasuryAssistant Secretary (Tax Policy)Senior AdvisorDY1300616/17/2013
Assistant Secretary (Public Affairs)Media Affairs SpecialistDY1300626/25/2013

The following Schedule C appointing authorities were revoked during June 2013.

Agency nameOrganization namePosition titleAuthorization No.Vacate date
Commission on Civil RightsCommissionersSpecial Assistant to the ChairmanCC1100086/10/2013
Department of AgricultureNatural Resources Conservation ServiceAssistant ChiefDA1200076/1/2013
Office of the Assistant Secretary for AdministrationChief of StaffDA1100636/1/2013
Office of CommunicationsDeputy Director, OperationsDA1100166/1/2013
Office of the Under Secretary for Food, Nutrition and Consumer ServicesSenior AdvisorDA1300636/1/2013
Office of the Under Secretary for Natural Resources and EnvironmentSpecial AssistantDA0901396/1/2013
Department of CommerceOffice of the White House LiaisonSpecial AdvisorDC1300256/1/2013
Department of EducationOffice of Innovation and ImprovementConfidential AssistantDB1201026/1/2013
Office of Planning, Evaluation and Policy DevelopmentSpecial Assistant Confidential AssistantDB120006 DB1101106/7/2013 6/11/2013
Office of the General CounselDeputy General Counsel for AccountabilityDB1000556/14/2013
Office of the Deputy SecretaryConfidential AssistantDB1300156/15/2013
Department of EnergyOffice of ScienceSpecial AssistantDE1101066/1/2013
Department of Homeland SecurityOffice of the Under Secretary for Science and TechnologySpecial Assistant to the Under Secretary for Science and TechnologyDM1200276/1/2013
Office of the Chief of StaffSpecial Assistant to the Deputy Chief of StaffDM1201266/15/2013
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Department of Housing and Urban DevelopmentOffice of Public AffairsChief External Affairs Officer/General Deputy Assistant Secretary for Public AffairsDU1200486/1/2013
Office of Strategic Planning and ManagementDeputy DirectorDU1000616/1/2013
Office of the SecretarySpecial AssistantDU1200376/21/2013
Department of JusticeCivil DivisionCounsel and Chief of StaffDJ1200736/1/2013
Criminal DivisionCounsel to the Assistant Attorney GeneralDJ1001756/1/2013
Office of the Attorney GeneralWhite House LiaisonDJ1200086/1/2013
Office on Violence Against WomenDeputy Director for Policy DevelopmentDJ1000866/14/2013
Civil Rights DivisionSenior CounselDJ1101026/15/2013
Office of Justice ProgramsChief of StaffDJ1001186/21/2013
Department of LaborOffice of Disability Employment PolicyAdvisorDL1100206/1/2013
Occupational Safety and Health AdministrationChief of StaffDL0901176/1/2013
Office of the SecretarySpecial AssistantDL1000576/1/2013
Bureau of International Labor AffairsSpecial AssistantDL1000086/1/2013
Department of the InteriorSecretary's Immediate OfficeSpecial AssistantDI0901416/2/2013
Assistant Secretary—Policy, Management and BudgetSpecial Assistant to the Assistant Secretary—Policy, Management and BudgetDI1200506/28/2013
Farm Credit AdministrationOffice of Congressional and Public AffairsAssociate Director of Congressional AffairsFL0900036/1/2013
General Services AdministrationOffice of Congressional and Intergovernmental AffairsDeputy Associate Administrator for Legislative AffairsGS1100266/1/2013
Office of the AdministratorCommunications DirectorGS1200126/15/2013
Press Secretary (2)GS1100296/15/2013
Office of the Secretary of DefenseOffice of the Assistant Secretary of Defense (Homeland Defense and America's Security Affairs)Special Assistant to the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense (Western Hemisphere Affairs)DD0902456/1/2013
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Authority: 5 U.S.C. 3301 and 3302; E.O. 10577, 3 CFR, 1954-1958 Comp., p. 218.

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U.S. Office of Personnel Management.

Elaine Kaplan,

Acting Director.

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[FR Doc. 2013-18605 Filed 8-1-13; 8:45 am]