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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 June 1, 2014, to June 30, 2014.

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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

03. Executive Office of the President (Schedule A 213.3103)

(b) Office of Management and Budget

(2) Not to Exceed 34 positions that require unique technical skills needed for the re-designing and re-building of digital interfaces between citizens, businesses, and Government as a part of the Smarter Information Technology Delivery Initiative. This authority may be used to make permanent, time-limited and temporary appointments to Digital Services Expert positions (GS-301) directly related to the implementation of the Smarter Information Technology Delivery Initiative at the GS-14 to 15 level. No new appointments may be made under this authority after September 30, 2016.

27. Veterans Affairs (Schedule A 213.3127)

(e) Not to Exceed 75 positions that require unique technical skills needed for the re-designing and re-building of digital interfaces between citizens, businesses, and Government as a part of the Smarter Information Technology Delivery Initiative. This authority may be used to make permanent, time-limited and temporary appointments to non-supervisory Digital Services Expert positions (GS-301) directly related to the implementation of the Smarter Information Technology Delivery Initiative at the GS-15 level. No new appointments may be made under this authority after September 30, 2017.

33. Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (Schedule A 213.3133)

(c) Temporary or time-limited positions that are directly related with resolving failing insured depository institutions; financial companies; or brokers and dealers; covered by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, including but not limited to, the marketing and sale of institutions and any associated assets; paying insured depositors; and managing receivership estates and all associated receivership management activities, up to termination. Time limited appointments under this authority may not exceed 7 years.

37. General Services Administration (Schedule A 213.3137)

(a) Not to Exceed 95 positions that require unique technical skills needed for the re-designing and re-building of digital interfaces between citizens, businesses, and Government as a part of the Smarter Information Technology Delivery Initiative. This authority may be used nationwide to make permanent, time-limited and temporary appointments to Digital Services Expert positions (GS-301) directly related to the implementation of the Smarter Information Technology Delivery Initiative at the GS-11 to 15 level. No new appointments may be made under this authority after September 30, 2017.

Schedule B

No Schedule B authorities to report during June 2014.

Schedule C

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Agency nameOrganization namePosition titleAuthorization No.Effective date
DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTUREFarm Service AgencyState Executive Director—OregonDA1400896/11/2014
BROADCASTING BOARD OF GOVERNORSInternational Broadcasting BureauGeneral ManagerIB1400046/19/2014
DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCEOffice of Public AffairsDirector of SpeechwritingDC1400996/2/2014
Office of the Chief of StaffDeputy Director of AdvanceDC1401016/4/2014
Office of Under SecretarySenior AdvisorDC1401046/4/2014
Director General of the United States and Foreign Commercial Service and Assistant Secretary for Global MarketsSpecial Assistant for Policy Initiatives Senior AdvisorDC140106   DC1401196/9/2014   6/12/2014
Office of the Deputy SecretarySpecial AdvisorDC1401206/12/2014
Office of the Chief of StaffSenior Protocol OfficerDC1401226/16/2014
Advocacy CenterPolicy AssistantDC1401236/16/2014
International Trade AdministrationConfidential AssistantDC1401256/24/2014
COMMODITY FUTURES TRADING COMMISSIONDivision of EnforcementDirector, Division of EnforcementCT1400086/9/2014
Office of the ChairpersonDirector of Legislative AffairsCT1400066/16/2014
Administrative AssistantCT1400096/25/2014
DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSEAssistant Secretary of Defense (Acquisition)Special Assistant for AcquisitionDD1400636/23/2014
DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMYOffice of the Under SecretarySpecial AssistantDW1400146/4/2014
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATIONOffice of Communications and OutreachSpecial Assistant for Strategic CommunicationsDB1400816/12/2014
Office of Elementary and Secondary EducationDeputy Assistant Secretary for Policy and Strategic InitiativesDB1400826/12/2014
Office of Career Technical and Adult EducationConfidential Assistant (2)DB1400846/17/2014
DB1400876/20/2014
Office of the Deputy SecretarySpecial AssistantDB1400806/18/2014
DEPARTMENT OF ENERGYOffice of Energy Policy and Systems AnalysisSpecial AssistantDE1400646/18/2014
ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCYOffice of the AdministratorSpecial Assistant for Public EngagementEP1400346/3/2014
Office of the Assistant Administrator for Solid Waste and Emergency ResponseSpecial AssistantEP1400406/17/2014
FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSIONOffice of Media RelationsDirector of Outreach and StrategyFC1400116/24/2014
FEDERAL MINE SAFETY AND HEALTH REVIEW COMMISSIONOffice of the ChairmanConfidential AssistantFR1400016/16/2014
GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATIONOffice of Communications and MarketingDeputy Press SecretaryGS1400396/13/2014
Office of Citizen Services and Innovative TechnologiesProgram Director, Presidential Innovation FellowsGS1400406/13/2014
Office of the AdministratorChief Customer OfficerGS1400416/13/2014
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICESOffice of the SecretarySpecial AdvisorDH1400726/5/2014
Senior AdvisorDH1400706/6/2014
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Public AffairsOnline Communications and Outreach AdvisorDH1400716/6/2014
Office of Intergovernmental and External AffairsDirector of Business OutreachDH1400736/6/2014
Center for Consumer Information and Insurance OversightState Exchange Group DirectorDH1401016/26/2014
DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITYOffice of the SecretarySpecial AssistantDM1401516/2/2014
Federal Emergency Management AgencyDirector of Public AffairsDM1401556/19/2014
United States Immigration and Customs EnforcementDirector of CommunicationsDM1401816/24/2014
Office of the General CounselCounselorDM1401836/24/2014
United States Citizenship and Immigration ServicesCounselorDM1401856/26/2014
DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENTOffice of Policy Development and ResearchFinancial Analyst for Housing FinanceDU1400276/6/2014
Office of Policy Development and ResearchSpecial Assistant for Policy, Development, and ResearchDU1400296/9/2014
Office of Public AffairsSpecial Assistant for Public EngagementDU1400306/13/2014
DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIORAssistant Secretary—Water and ScienceCounselor- Water and ScienceDI1400406/20/2014
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Secretary's Immediate OfficeDeputy Press SecretaryDI1400486/20/2014
DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICEOffice of Public AffairsConfidential AssistantDJ1400636/10/2014
Office of Legislative AffairsAttorney AdvisorDJ1400556/16/2014
DEPARTMENT OF LABOROffice of the SecretarySpecial Assistant (2)DL140055 DL1400726/5/2014 6/25/2014
Veterans Employment and Training ServiceSpecial AssistantDL1400536/9/2014
Office of Congressional and Intergovernmental AffairsSenior Legislative Officer Senior Legislative AssistantDL140054 DL1400656/9/2014 6/16/2014
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Administration and ManagementSpecial AssistantDL1400566/16/2014
Office of the Deputy SecretarySenior Policy AdvisorDL1400676/23/2014
Bureau of International Labor AffairsChief of StaffDL1400686/25/2014
NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE ARTSNational Endowment for the ArtsSpecial AssistantNA1400046/9/2014
OFFICE OF MANAGEMENT AND BUDGETOffice of the DirectorAssistant to the DirectorBO1400136/9/2014
Office of E-Government and Information TechnologyConfidential AssistantBO1400186/9/2014
OFFICE OF NATIONAL DRUG CONTROL POLICYOffice of Demand ReductionSpecial AssistantQQ1400036/20/2014
OFFICE OF PERSONNEL MANAGEMENTOffice of the DirectorAssistant Director, Office of Public EngagementPM1400286/12/2014
Office of the General CounselSenior Counsel and AdvisorPM1400296/12/2014
Office of the DirectorDirector of Scheduling and AdvancePM1400326/20/2014
OFFICE OF THE UNITED STATES TRADE REPRESENTATIVEOffice of the AmbassadorSpecial AssistantTN1400066/17/2014
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSIONOffice of the ChairmanConfidential AssistantSE1400036/9/2014
SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATIONOffice of Field OperationsRegional Administrator (Region II)SB1400226/9/2014
Office of Communications and Public LiaisonPress SecretarySB1400246/9/2014
Office of Capital AccessSpecial AssistantSB1400256/9/2014
Office of Communications and Public LiaisonSpecial Advisor for Public Engagement Press AssistantSB140026   SB1400286/11/2014   6/19/2014
DEPARTMENT OF STATEBureau of Legislative AffairsDeputy Assistant SecretaryDS1400896/10/2014
Office of Faith Based Community InitiativesSpecial RepresentativeDS1401046/18/2014
Office of the SecretarySpecial AssistantDS1400886/20/2014
Bureau of Public AffairsDeputy Assistant SecretaryDS1401066/20/2014
DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURYAssistant Secretary (Public Affairs)Senior AdvisorDY1400826/4/2014
Assistant Secretary for ManagementConfidential AssistantDY1400836/4/2014
Assistant Secretary for Financial InstitutionsPolicy AdvisorDY1400956/24/2014

The following Schedule C appointing authorities were revoked during June 2014.

AgencyOrganizationPosition titleAuthorization No.Vacate date
DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTUREOffice of the SecretarySenior Program Manager for Global Food SecurityDA1001656/28/2014
DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCEOffice of the Chief of StaffAdvance SpecialistDC1101156/14/2014
COMMODITY FUTURES TRADING COMMISSIONOffice of the ChairpersonDirector of Legislative AffairsCT1400046/13/2014
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATIONOffice of Communications and OutreachConfidential AssistantDB1300286/14/2014
Office of Elementary and Secondary EducationDeputy Assistant Secretary for Policy and Strategic InitiativesDB1300296/14/2014
Office of the Under SecretaryConfidential AssistantDB1400736/24/2014
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EXPORT-IMPORT BANKOffice of the ChairmanSenior Vice President and Chief of StaffEB1300036/25/2014
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICESOffice of the Assistant Secretary for HealthSpecial AssistantDH1400206/6/2014
Office of the Assistant Secretary for LegislationConfidential AssistantDH1201126/14/2014
DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITYUnited States Citizenship and Immigration ServicesSenior Counselor to the DirectorDM1102626/14/2014
Federal Emergency Management AgencyDirector of Public AffairsDM1200766/14/2014
DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIORSecretary's Immediate OfficeDeputy Director of SchedulingDI1200466/6/2014
Secretary's Immediate OfficePress AssistantDI1300226/28/2014
DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICECommunity Relations ServiceSenior CounselDJ1300296/14/2014
DEPARTMENT OF LABORBureau of International Labor AffairsChief of StaffDL1000366/1/2014
Office of the SecretarySpecial AssistantDL1300196/6/2014
OFFICE OF MANAGEMENT AND BUDGETOffice of the DirectorAssistant to the DirectorBO1300166/8/2014
OFFICE OF MANAGEMENT AND BUDGETOffice of the DirectorSpecial AssistantBO1300226/28/2014
OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF DEFENSEOffice of the SecretarySpecial Assistant to the Secretary of Defense for ProtocolDD1300376/27/2014
DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATIONPublic AffairsDeputy Director of Public AffairsDT1300176/7/2014
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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. 2014-17990 Filed 7-30-14; 8:45 am]

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