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AGENCY:

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

ACTION:

Notice.

SUMMARY:

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

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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

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

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SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

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 www.gpo.gov/​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.

Schedule A

11. Department of Homeland Security (Sch. A, 213.3111)

(d) General—

(1) Not to exceed 1,000 positions to perform cyber risk and strategic analysis, incident handling and malware/vulnerability analysis, program management, distributed control systems security, cyber incident response, cyber exercise facilitation and management, cyber vulnerability detection and assessment, network and systems engineering, enterprise architecture, intelligence analysis, investigation, investigative analysis and cyber-related infrastructure interdependency analysis requiring unique qualifications currently not established by OPM. Positions will be at the General Schedule (GS) grade levels 09-15. No new appointments may be made under this authority after December 31, 2014.Start Printed Page 71682

Schedule B

No schedule B authorities to report during September 2013.

Schedule C

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

Agency nameOrganization namePosition titleAuthorization numberEffective date
DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURERural Housing ServiceState Director—HawaiiDA1301509/19/2013
Farm Service AgencyState Executive Director—West VirginiaDA1301909/19/2013
State Executive Director—PennsylvaniaDA1301949/19/2013
State Executive Director—New JerseyDA1302029/19/2013
Office of the Under Secretary for Rural DevelopmentSpecial assistantDA1302189/5/2013
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Congressional RelationsConfidential AssistantDA1302179/6/2013
Office of CommunicationsDeputy DirectorDA1302209/19/2013
DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCEOffice of the DirectorDirector, Office of Faith Based and Neighborhood PartnershipsDC1300909/4/2013
Office of the Chief of StaffDirector of Scheduling and AdvanceDC1300939/4/2013
Office of the Deputy SecretarySpecial AssistantDC1300949/4/2013
Office of the General CounselSpecial AssistantDC1300919/9/2013
COMMISSION ON CIVIL RIGHTSCommissionersSpecial AssistantCC1300069/11/2013
DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSEOffice of the Assistant Secretary of Defense (International Security Affairs)Special Assistant for Europe and NATODD1301209/6/2013
Office of the SecretaryAdvance OfficerDD1301239/25/2013
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATIONOffice of the General CounselConfidential AssistantDB1300659/4/2013
Office of the Under SecretarySpecial AssistantDB1300599/11/2013
Executive DirectorDB1300679/12/2013
Deputy Director, White House Initiative on Historically Black CollegeDB1300689/12/2013
Office of Elementary and Secondary EducationDeputy Assistant Secretary for Policy and ProgramsDB1300699/13/2013
Office of the Deputy SecretarySpecial CounselDB1300719/20/2013
Office of the Under SecretaryAssociate Assistant Deputy SecretaryDB1300729/20/2013
Office of Vocational and Adult EducationConfidential AssistantDB1300739/23/2013
DEPARTMENT OF ENERGYOffice of Nuclear EnergySpecial AdvisorDE1301019/4/2013
Office of Public AffairsSpeechwriterDE1301029/4/2013
Office of ManagementSpecial AssistantDE1300979/11/2013
Loan Programs OfficeSpecial AdvisorDE1301179/24/2013
Office of Assistant Secretary for Congressional and Intergovernmental AffairsDirector of External AffairsDE1301189/30/2013
Office of Assistant Secretary for Congressional and Intergovernmental AffairsSenior AdvisorDE1301229/30/2013
ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCYOffice of the Associate Administrator for Congressional and Intergovernmental RelationsDeputy Associate Administrator for Office of Congressional AffairsEP1300319/11/2013
Office of the Associate Administrator for External Affairs and Environmental EducationSenior Speech WriterEP1300499/19/2013
FEDERAL ENERGY REGULATORY COMMISSIONOffice of the ChairmanProgram AnalystDR1300079/6/2013
GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATIONOffice of Communications and MarketingDirector of Public EngagementGS1300259/27/2013
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICESOffice of Intergovernmental and External AffairsRegional Director, Chicago, Illinois— Region VDH1301199/5/2013
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and EvaluationDirector of Public Health Policy (Office of Health Reform)DH1301229/5/2013
Administration for Community LivingConfidential AssistantDH1301219/5/2013
Office of the Assistant Secretary for HealthAssociate DirectorDH1301179/12/2013
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Office of the Assistant Secretary for Public AffairsConfidential AssistantDH1301209/5/2013
Digital Communications CoordinatorDH1301299/27/2013
DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITYOffice of the Assistant Secretary for Public AffairsPress SecretaryDM1301689/13/2013
Office of the Under Secretary for National Protection and Programs DirectorateAdvisorDM1301669/16/2013
Office of the Chief of StaffWhite House LiaisonDM1301719/24/2013
Federal Emergency Management AgencyAssociate Director for Public Affairs/Press SecretaryDM1301789/30/2013
DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENTOffice of the SecretarySpecial Assistant (2)DU1300389/4/2013
DU1300419/11/2013
DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICEOffice of Legislative AffairsChief of Staff and Attorney AdvisorDJ1300899/4/2013
Office of Public AffairsSpeechwriterDJ1300939/5/2013
DEPARTMENT OF LABOROffice of Public AffairsDirector of External PartnershipDL1300569/5/2013
Special AssistantDL1300599/19/2013
Office of the SecretaryDirector of Public EngagementDL1300589/13/2013
Special AssistantDL1300639/26/2013
OFFICE OF NATIONAL DRUG CONTROL POLICYIntergovernmental Public LiaisonPublic Engagement SpecialistQQ1300049/16/2013
Office of the DirectorPolicy and Administrative CoordinatorQQ1300059/18/2013
OFFICE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY POLICYOffice of Science and Technology PolicyExecutive AssistantTS1300039/16/2013
OVERSEAS PRIVATE INVESTMENT CORPORATIONOffice of the PresidentDeputy Chief of StaffPQ1300049/27/2013
PRESIDENT'S COMMISSION ON WHITE HOUSE FELLOWSHIPSPresident's Commission on White House FellowshipsPublic Relations AssociateWH1300039/11/2013
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSIONOffice of the ChairmanIT SpecialistSE1300069/19/2013
SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATIONOffice of the AdministratorDeputy SchedulerSB1300239/5/2013
SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINISTRATIONOffice of the CommissionerSenior AdvisorSZ1300169/20/2013
DEPARTMENT OF STATEOffice of the SecretarySenior AdvisorDS1301229/6/2013
Deputy Chief of Staff for PolicyDS1301169/11/2013
Bureau of Consular AffairsSupervisory Public Affairs SpecialistDS1300609/11/2013
Office of the Under Secretary for ManagementStaff AssistantDS1301249/18/2013
Office of the Under Secretary for Arms Control and International Security AffairsSpecial AssistantDS1301209/19/2013
TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT AGENCYOffice of the DirectorChief of StaffTD1300049/26/2013
DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATIONOffice of the SecretaryWhite House LiaisonDT1300419/9/2013

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

Agency nameOrganization namePosition titleAuthorization numberVacate date
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATIONOffice of the General CounselConfidential AssistantDB1200179/7/2013
Office of the Under SecretarySpecial AssistantDB1200219/21/2013
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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICESOffice of the Assistant Secretary for Public AffairsSenior SpeechwriterDH1300409/6/2013
DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITYOffice of the Assistant Secretary for Public AffairsDirector of Strategic CommunicationsDM1001069/7/2013
Office of the Assistant Secretary for PolicySpecial AssistantDM1101959/7/2013
Immediate Office of the Deputy SecretaryConfidential AssistantDM0902859/21/2013
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Public AffairsDeputy Press SecretaryDM1102349/21/2013
DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENTNorthwest/Alaska (Seattle)Regional AdministratorDU1000459/7/2013
Office of the General CounselSenior CounselDU1100149/14/2013
DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICEOffice of Legislative AffairsAttorney AdvisorDJ1100349/7/2013
Civil Rights DivisionCounselDJ1001769/21/2013
DEPARTMENT OF LABOROffice of Public AffairsSpecial AssistantDL0901269/7/2013
DEPARTMENT OF STATEOffice of the Under Secretary for Arms Control and International Security AffairsStaff AssistantDS1200739/4/2013
DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIORSecretary's Immediate OfficeSpecial AssistantDI1200319/6/2013
Bureau of Safety and Environmental EnforcementSenior AdvisorDI1100899/27/2013
DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATIONOffice of the SecretaryWhite House LiaisonDT0900599/9/2013
ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCYOffice of the Associate Administrator for Congressional and Intergovernmental RelationsSenior AdvisorEP1300199/14/2013
Office of the Associate Administrator for External Affairs and Environmental EducationDirector, Office of Public EngagementEP1100219/21/2013
EXPORT-IMPORT BANKExport FinanceSenior Vice-President for Export FinanceEB0600019/30/2013
OFFICE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY POLICYOffice of Science and Technology PolicyExecutive AssistantTS1000059/6/2013
TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT AGENCYOffice of the DirectorChief of StaffTD1200019/28/2013
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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.

Katherine Archuleta,

Director.

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[FR Doc. 2013-28664 Filed 11-27-13; 8:45 am]

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