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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 April 1, 2016, to April 30, 2016.

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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

Senior Executive Resources Services, Start Printed Page 87596Senior 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

Section 213.3137 General Services Administration

(a) Not to Exceed 203 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 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 April 2016.

Schedule C

The following Schedule C appointing authorities were approved during April 2016.

Agency nameOrganization namePosition titleAuthorization No.Effective date
DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTUREOffice of the SecretarySenior AdvisorDA1600944/1/2016
Office of the Chief Information OfficerSenior AdvisorDA1600924/14/2016
Office of the Under Secretary for Rural DevelopmentSenior AdvisorDA1601104/14/2016
Rural Housing ServiceSenior AdvisorDA1601124/14/2016
Farm Service AgencyState Executive Director—WisconsinDA1601114/15/2016
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Congressional RelationsConfidential AssistantDA1601134/29/2016
APPALACHIAN REGIONAL COMMISSIONAppalachian Regional CommissionSpecial Assistant-ChairAP1600014/4/2016
DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCEOffice of White House LiaisonSpecial AssistantDC1601224/13/2016
Office of the Under SecretaryCongressional Affairs SpecialistDC1601244/15/2016
Senior AdvisorDC1601484/29/2016
Office of the Chief Financial Officer and Assistant Secretary for AdministrationSenior Advisor and Chief of Staff for AdministrationDC1601194/19/2016
Office of the General CounselSenior CounselDC1601434/25/2016
Economics and Statistics AdministrationPress SecretaryDC1601464/25/2016
Advocacy CenterSpecial AdvisorDC1601494/29/2016
DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSEOffice of the SecretarySpecial AssistantDD1600874/1/2016
Advance OfficerDD1600864/4/2016
Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense (Asian and Pacific Security Affairs)Special Assistant for South and Southeast AsiaDD1600884/1/2016
Office of the Under Secretary of Defense (Policy)Special Assistant (Strategy, Plans, and Forces)DD1600924/8/2016
Special Assistant for Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Central AsiaDD1600984/13/2016
Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense (International Security Affairs)Special Assistant (Middle East Policy)DD1601004/14/2016
Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense (Legislative Affairs)Special Assistant (Legislative Affairs)DD1600694/19/2016
DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCEOffice of Assistant Secretary of Air Force, Installations, Environment and LogisticsSpecial AssistantDF1600184/19/2016
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATIONOffice for Civil RightsSpecial Projects ManagerDB1600664/1/2016
Office of Communications and OutreachManaging WriterDB1600674/14/2016
Office of the Under SecretaryPolicy AdvisorDB1600684/14/2016
Deputy Director, White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for HispanicsDB1600744/26/2016
Special AssistantDB1600784/29/2016
Office of the General CounselSenior CounselDB1600694/19/2016
Associate General CounselDB1600804/28/2016
Office of Elementary and Secondary EducationDirector of Strategic Initiatives Chief of StaffDB160070 DB1600794/19/2016 4/28/2016
Office of Planning, Evaluation and Policy DevelopmentSenior Policy Advisor (2)DB160071 DB1600724/19/2016 4/19/2016
Chief of StaffDB1600734/19/2016
Office of the SecretaryDirector of Strategic InitiativesDB1600754/26/2016
Office of Legislation and Congressional AffairsDeputy Assistant Secretary for Legislative AffairsDB1600764/29/2016
Principal Advisor for Legislative AffairsDB1600774/29/2016
Office of Career Technical and Adult EducationSpecial AssistantDB1600834/29/2016
DEPARTMENT OF ENERGYOffice of Assistant Secretary for Congressional and Intergovernmental AffairsSpecial AdvisorDE1600624/14/2016
Office of Public AffairsDeputy Press SecretaryDE1600804/18/2016
GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATIONOffice of Communications and MarketingPress SecretaryGS1600214/22/2016
Office of the AdministratorSpecial AssistantGS1600224/25/2016
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICESOffice of the SecretaryDirector of Advance Confidential AssistantDH160117 DH1601124/19/2016 4/22/2016
Office of Health ReformPolicy AdvisorDH1601184/19/2016
National Institutes of HealthSenior Director of External PartnershipsDH1601154/25/2016
Director for Patient EngagementDH1601164/25/2016
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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITYOffice of the Assistant Secretary for Intergovernmental AffairsChief of Staff Senior AdvisorDM160190 DM1602274/1/2016 4/19/2016
United States Immigration and Customs EnforcementSpecial AssistantDM1601914/1/2016
Office of Assistant Secretary for Legislative AffairsDirector of Legislative and Congressional AffairsDM1601764/8/2016
United States Citizenship and Immigration ServicesSpecial AssistantDM1601974/13/2016
Office of the Assistant Secretary for PolicyPolicy AdvisorDM1602224/14/2016
Office of the Chief of StaffSenior Advance OfficerDM1602234/14/2016
CounselorDM1602354/22/2016
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Public AffairsAssistant Press Secretary Director of Strategic EngagementDM160224 DM1601844/14/2016 4/15/2016
Transportation Security AdministrationSenior AdvisorDM1602284/26/2016
DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENTOffice of Public Affairs Office of Policy Development and ResearchSenior Advisor for Public Engagement Special AdvisorDU160026 DU1600224/14/2016 4/19/2016
Office of the SecretarySpecial AdvisorDU1600234/29/2016
DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOROffice of Congressional and Legislative AffairsCounsel Deputy Director Office of Congressional and Legislative AffairsDI160052 DI1600574/6/2016 4/15/2016
DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICEOffice of Justice ProgramsSenior Policy AdvisorDJ1600704/1/2016
Office of the Deputy Attorney GeneralSpecial AssistantDJ1600944/29/2016
DEPARTMENT OF LABOROffice of the SecretaryAdvisor for Worker Voice EngagementDL1600614/1/2016
Senior Policy AdvisorDL1600664/13/2016
Deputy Chief of StaffDL1600704/18/2016
Policy AdvisorDL1600624/25/2016
Deputy Director of Scheduling and AdvanceDL1600814/25/2016
Office of Congressional and Intergovernmental AffairsSenior Legislative Officer (2)DL160064 DL1600654/8/2016 4/8/2016
Employee Benefits Security AdministrationChief of StaffDL1600804/25/2016
Mine Safety and Health AdministrationSenior AdvisorDL1600824/25/2016
NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATIONOffice of CommunicationsMedia Relations SpecialistNN1600694/28/2016
NATIONAL TRANSPORTATION SAFETY BOARDOffice of Board MembersConfidential AssistantTB1600034/13/2016
OFFICE OF MANAGEMENT AND BUDGETOffice of Education, Income Maintenance and LaborConfidential AssistantBO1600354/14/2016
OFFICE OF NATIONAL DRUG CONTROL POLICYOffice of Legislative AffairsLegislative AnalystQQ1600024/19/2016
OFFICE OF PERSONNEL MANAGEMENTOffice of the DirectorExecutive Assistant (2)PM160021 PM1600254/15/2016 4/18/2016
SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATIONOffice of Field OperationsSenior AdvisorSB1600214/1/2016
Office of the AdministratorSpecial AssistantSB1600194/4/2016
Office of Native American AffairsAssistant Administrator for Native American AffairsSB1600224/6/2016
Office of the AdministratorSenior AdvisorSB1600254/28/2016
DEPARTMENT OF STATEOffice of the SecretarySpecial AssistantDS1600624/6/2016
Foreign Policy Planning StaffSenior AdvisorDS1600814/14/2016
Staff AssistantDS1600854/18/2016
Office of the Global Women's IssuesStaff AssistantDS1600844/18/2016
Office of the Under Secretary for Public Diplomacy and Public AffairsSenior AdvisorDS1600824/21/2016
Office of the Chief of ProtocolPublic Affairs SpecialistDS1600874/25/2016
Bureau of Public AffairsPublic Affairs SpecialistDS1600884/28/2016
DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATIONOffice of the Assistant Secretary for Governmental AffairsAssociate Director for Governmental AffairsDT1600424/1/2016
Office of the AdministratorSpecial AdvisorDT1600464/1/2016
Office of Public AffairsDeputy Director for Public AffairsDT1600494/12/2016
Press SecretaryDT1600624/28/2016
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Aviation and International AffairsPolicy AdvisorDT1600504/15/2016
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Transportation PolicySenior Policy AdvisorDT1600604/15/2016
DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURYOffice of the Secretary of the TreasuryAssociate Director (2)DY160079 DY1600814/21/2016 4/21/2016
Deputy White House LiaisonDY1600824/22/2016
Office of the Assistant Secretary (Legislative Affairs)Special AssistantDY1600804/21/2016
Office of the Assistant Secretary (Public Affairs)Senior AdvisorDY1600784/25/2016
Office of the Under Secretary for International AffairsSenior AdvisorDY1600854/26/2016
DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRSOffice of Public AffairsSpecial AdvisorDV1600334/6/2016
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Government RelationsSpecial AssistantDV1600394/22/2016
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The following Schedule C appointing authorities were revoked during April 2016.

Agency nameOrganization namePosition titleRequest No.Date vacated
DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTUREOffice of the Under Secretary for Food SafetyChief of StaffDA15016404/02/2016
Office of CommunicationsDirector of Risk ManagementDA13006904/16/2016
Office of the Under Secretary for Rural DevelopmentConfidential Assistant Senior AdvisorDA100122 DA15011904/16/2016 04/16/2016
DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCEEconomics and Statistics AdministrationPress SecretaryDC15017104/01/2016
Office of Business LiaisonSpecial AdvisorDC15002704/01/2016
Economic Development AdministrationDirector of OutreachDC10000804/16/2016
Office of White House LiaisonSpecial AssistantDC15003404/16/2016
Office of the Under SecretarySpecial AdvisorDC15009504/22/2016
CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY COMMISSIONOffice of CommissionersExecutive AssistantPS09001104/03/2016
OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF DEFENSEOffice of the SecretarySpecial Assistant to the White House LiaisonDD16000404/09/2016
Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense (Special Operation/Low Intensity Conflict and Interdependent Capabilities)Principal Director for Special Operations and Combating TerrorismDD14005704/16/2016
Washington Headquarters ServicesDefense FellowDD14002304/16/2016
Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense (Legislative Affairs)Special Assistant to the ASD (Legislative Affairs) (Chief Policy)DD15004504/30/2016
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATIONOffice of Career Technical and Adult EducationSpecial AssistantDB15004404/02/2016
Office for Civil RightsConfidential AssistantDB15001704/03/2016
Office of Planning, Evaluation and Policy DevelopmentPolicy AdvisorDB15010404/16/2016
Office of Elementary and Secondary EducationSpecial AssistantDB14005904/18/2016
Office of the SecretarySpecial Advisor for Strategy and PlanningDB15001004/20/2016
ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCYOffice of the AdministratorDeputy Press SecretaryEP14002104/02/2016
EXPORT-IMPORT BANKOffice of the ChairmanProject Manager and Executive Assistant to the ChairmanEB16000104/12/2016
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICESOffice of Health ReformDirector of Outreach (Office of Health Reform)DH15002404/08/2016
DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITYOffice of the Assistant Secretary for Intergovernmental AffairsChief of StaffDM15006104/02/2016
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Intergovernmental AffairsIntergovernmental Affairs CoordinatorDM15002404/02/2016
Office of the Executive SecretariatDeputy Secretary Briefing Book CoordinatorDM16010104/02/2016
Special Assistant to the Executive SecretaryDM16010804/02/2016
United States Citizenship and Immigration ServicesSpecial AssistantDM14014804/02/2016
United States Immigration and Customs EnforcementSpecial Assistant (2)DM150034 DM15006704/02/2016 04/02/2016
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Intergovernmental AffairsSenior DirectorDM15002604/16/2016
Office of the Assistant Secretary for PolicySpecial AssistantDM15005304/16/2016
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Public AffairsAssistant Press SecretaryDM14023504/16/2016
Office of the Chief of StaffAdvance OfficerDM16003304/16/2016
Office of the Under Secretary for ManagementSenior AdvisorDM12003404/16/2016
Office of the General CounselCounselor to the General CounselDM14018304/23/2016
DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENTOffice of Fair Housing and Equal OpportunitySpecial Policy AdvisorDU15006604/02/2016
Office of Public AffairsDeputy Press SecretaryDU15001504/02/2016
DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICEExecutive Office for United States AttorneysSenior CounselDJ15009704/02/2016
Office of the Associate Attorney GeneralSenior CounselDJ13007604/03/2016
Office of the Attorney GeneralDeputy White House LiaisonDJ15009004/15/2016
Office of Legal PolicySenior CounselDJ14011504/19/2016
DEPARTMENT OF LABOREmployee Benefits Security AdministrationSenior AdvisorDL12003604/30/2016
Office of Congressional and Intergovernmental AffairsChief of StaffDL16002004/30/2016
Office of the SecretarySenior AdvisorDL14004404/30/2016
Special AdvisorDL15004504/30/2016
Special AssistantDL15004604/30/2016
NATIONAL CREDIT UNION ADMINISTRATIONOffice of the BoardChief of StaffCU10000104/29/2016
OFFICE OF PERSONNEL MANAGEMENTOffice of the General CounselSenior CounselPM15002004/02/2016
OVERSEAS PRIVATE INVESTMENT CORPORATIONOffice of the President and Chief Executive OfficerSenior Advisor Deputy Chief of StaffPQ140010 PQ14000904/02/2016 04/16/2016
DEPARTMENT OF STATEOffice of the Chief of ProtocolPublic Affairs SpecialistDS15000404/30/2016
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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATIONAssistant Secretary for Aviation and International AffairsSpecial AssistantDT14006104/16/2016
Assistant Secretary for Transportation PolicyPolicy AdvisorDT15006004/16/2016
Public AffairsPress SecretaryDT15007604/16/2016
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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.

Beth F. Cobert,

Acting Director.

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[FR Doc. 2016-29129 Filed 12-2-16; 8:45 am]

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