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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 January 1, 2021 to January 31, 2021.

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Julia Alford, 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.

Schedule A

No Schedule B Authorities to report during January 2021.

Schedule B

No Schedule B Authorities to report during January 2021.

Schedule C

The following Schedule C appointing authorities were approved during January 2021.

Agency nameOrganization namePosition titleAuthorization No.Effective date
DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTUREFood and Nutrition ServiceSenior AdvisorDA21006101/20/2021
Office of CommunicationsDirector of Scheduling and AdvanceDA21005901/20/2021
Confidential AssistantDA21006001/20/2021
Deputy Director of CommunicationsDA21007101/29/2021
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Congressional RelationsConfidential Assistant (2)DA210047 DA21004801/20/2021 01/20/2021
Legislative DirectorDA21006401/20/2021
Office of the SecretarySenior AdvisorDA21005601/20/2021
White House LiaisonDA21004101/20/2021
Senior Advisor for COVIDDA21005701/20/2021
Deputy White House LiaisonDA21006501/20/2021
Office of the Under Secretary for Farm Production and ConservationConfidential Assistant Senior AdvisorDA210046 DA21005501/20/2021 01/20/2021
Office of the Under Secretary for Rural DevelopmentSenior AdvisorDA21005801/20/2021
Rural Business ServiceChief of Staff (2)DA210062 DA21006701/20/2021 01/20/2021
DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCEBureau of Industry and SecuritySenior AdvisorDC21004001/20/2021
Congressional Affairs SpecialistDC21006601/20/2021
Chief of StaffDC21007001/26/2021
Bureau of the CensusChief of Congressional AffairsDC21006101/20/2021
Office of Economic Development AdministrationDirector of Public AffairsDC21004501/20/2021
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National Oceanic and Atmospheric AdministrationSpecial AssistantDC21004701/20/2021
Office of Legislative and Intergovernmental AffairsConfidential Assistant Director for OversightDC210048 DC21005701/20/2021 01/26/2021
Director of Legislative and Intergovernmental AffairsDC21006701/26/2021
Office of Policy and Strategic PlanningPolicy AdvisorDC21004901/20/2021
Office of Public AffairsDeputy Director of Public Affairs and Director of Digital Strategy and EngagementDC21006901/26/2021
Deputy Director of Public Affairs and Press SecretaryDC21005101/20/2021
Director of the Office of Public AffairsDC21006501/20/2021
Press AssistantDC21005001/20/2021
Office of the Deputy SecretaryAdvisorDC20015301/08/2021
Office of the DirectorSenior AdvisorDC21006301/20/2021
Office of the General CounselSpecial AssistantDC21005201/20/2021
Office of the Under SecretarySpecial AssistantDC21004601/20/2021
Senior Advisor (2)DC210058 DC21005601/26/2021 01/20/2021
Office of White House LiaisonSenior Advisor (COVID) Senior Advisor (Delivery)DC210041 DC21006001/20/2021 01/20/2021
Deputy White House LiaisonDC21007101/29/2021
COUNCIL ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITYCouncil on Environmental QualityScheduler Special AssistantEQ210001 EQ21000201/22/2021 01/26/2021
DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSEOffice of the Assistant Secretary of Defense (Legislative Affairs)Special Assistant (2)DD210132 DD21014801/23/2021 01/28/2021
Office of the Assistant to the Secretary of Defense (Public Affairs)Chief of StaffDD21013301/23/2021
Office of the Secretary of DefenseAdvance OfficerDD21015801/28/2021
Confidential AssistantDD21015201/28/2021
Protocol OfficerDD21014701/28/2021
Special Assistant (2)DD210112 DD21015501/23/2021 01/28/2021
Office of the Under Secretary of Defense (Policy)Special Assistant (4)DD210129 DD21011601/23/2021 01/24/2021
DD210163 DD21016401/28/2021 01/28/2021
DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVYOffice of the General CounselAttorney-Advisor (General)DN21001101/20/2021
Office of the Under Secretary of the NavyResidential Manager and Social Secretary for the Vice PresidentDN21001201/28/2021
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATIONOffice of Civil Rights (2)Senior Counsel Chief of StaffDB210025 DB21004201/20/2021 01/22/2021
Office of Communications and OutreachSpecial AssistantDB21004601/29/2021
Office of Legislation and Congressional AffairsSpecial AssistantDB21002601/20/2021
Office of Planning, Evaluation and Policy DevelopmentSpecial Assistant (2)DB210047 DB21004901/29/2021 01/29/2021
Office of Postsecondary EducationChief of StaffDB21002701/20/2021
Special AssistantDB21003001/20/2021
Office of the General CounselSenior Counsel (3)DB210034 DB210044 DB21004501/20/2021 01/29/2021 01/30/2021
Office of the SecretaryDirector, White House LiaisonDB21002201/20/2021
Senior AdvisorDB21003301/20/2021
Office of the Under SecretaryChief of StaffDB21004101/22/2021
DEPARTMENT OF ENERGYOffice of ManagementDeputy Director of Operations for AdvanceDE20017201/14/2021
Director of External OperationsDE20017301/14/2021
ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCYOffice of Public Engagement and Environmental EducationSenior AdvisorEP21000901/05/2021
Office of the AdministratorSenior AssistantEP21001001/05/2021
Office of the Assistant Administrator for Research and DevelopmentPolicy AssistantEP20007701/08/2021
Office of the Associate Administrator for Congressional and Intergovernmental RelationsSpecial Advisor for Senate Affairs Deputy Associate Administrator for Congressional AffairsEP200082 EP21001601/05/2021 01/30/2021
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EXPORT-IMPORT BANKOffice of Congressional and Intergovernmental AffairsSenior Vice PresidentEB21000401/20/2021
Office of the ChairmanDirector of SchedulingEB21000601/20/2021
Executive SecretaryEB21000701/20/2021
GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATIONOffice of Strategic Communication Office of the AdministratorDirector of Public Engagement Senior Advisor (3)GS210023 GS210022 GS210024 GS21002601/20/2021 01/20/2021 01/20/2021 01/25/2021
DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITYOffice of Public AffairsDirector of Strategic CommunicationsDM21007301/14/2021
DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENTOffice of Congressional and Intergovernmental RelationsDeputy Assistant Secretary for Congressional RelationsDU21003001/27/2021
Congressional Relations SpecialistDU21003101/27/2021
Office of Field Policy and ManagementSpecial Policy AdvisorDU21003701/22/2021
Office of HousingSpecial AssistantDU21003501/27/2021
Office of Policy Development and ResearchSpecial AdvisorDU21002901/27/2021
Office of Public AffairsDeputy Assistant Secretary for Public EngagementDU21004101/22/2021
Press SecretaryDU21002201/27/2021
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Public AffairsDU21002801/27/2021
Office of Public and Indian HousingSpecial AssistantDU21004001/22/2021
Office of the AdministrationDirector of AdvanceDU21003201/27/2021
Office of the Deputy SecretaryDeputy White House LiaisonDU21004701/27/2021
Office of the General CounselSenior CounselDU21002401/27/2021
Office of the SecretaryWhite House LiaisonDU21002001/27/2021
Executive AssistantDU21002501/27/2021
DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICEOffice of Environment and Natural Resources DivisionSenior CounselDJ21002401/08/2021
DEPARTMENT OF LABOROffice of Employment and Training AdministrationChief of StaffDL21004901/20/2021
Senior Policy Advisor for Unemployment InsuranceDL21006001/29/2021
Occupational Safety and Health AdministrationChief of StaffDL21004401/20/2021
Office of Congressional and Intergovernmental AffairsChief of Staff Deputy Director of Intergovernmental AffairsDL210033 DL21001701/20/2021 01/20/2021
Legislative AssistantDL21000701/14/2021
Senior CounselDL21003601/20/2021
Senior Legislative OfficerDL21004301/20/2021
Office of Federal Contract Compliance ProgramsChief of StaffDL21002901/20/2021
Office of Public AffairsDigital Engagement DirectorDL21006101/27/2021
Director of Digital StrategyDL21005701/28/2021
Press SecretaryDL21004201/20/2021
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Administration and ManagementSpecial AdvisorDL21001801/20/2021
Office of the Assistant Secretary for PolicyChief of StaffDL21002701/20/2021
Office of the Deputy SecretaryCounselorDL21005901/27/2021
Office of the SecretaryAdvisor for Worker Voice EngagementDL21006301/29/2021
Counselor (2)DL210039 DL21005101/20/2021 01/21/2021
Deputy White House LiaisonDL21004101/20/2021
Executive AssistantDL21006201/27/2021
Policy AdvisorDL21004801/21/2021
White House LiaisonDL21001601/20/2021
Office of the SolicitorSenior CounselDL21003201/20/2021
Senior AdvisorDL21003801/20/2021
Office of Workers Compensation ProgramsChief of StaffDL21003401/20/2021
Office of Veterans Employment and Training ServiceChief of StaffDL21005801/29/2021
Office of Wage and Hour DivisionChief of StaffDL21006401/28/2021
NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATIONOffice of Legislative and Intergovernmental AffairsSpecial AssistantNN21002001/22/2021
NATIONAL CREDIT UNION ADMINISTRATIONOffice of the BoardSpecial Assistant and AdvisorCU21000201/05/2021
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NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE ARTSNational Endowment for the ArtsDeputy Director of Public Affairs Director of Strategic Communications and Public AffairsNA210003 NA21000701/08/2021 01/20/2021
White House Liaison and Senior AdvisorNA21000901/20/2021
Director of Congressional AffairsNA21001001/21/2021
OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH REVIEW COMMISSIONOccupational Safety and Health Review CommissionConfidential AssistantSH21000201/13/2021
OFFICE OF MANAGEMENT AND BUDGETOffice of Communications Office of Education, Income Maintenance and Labor ProgramsConfidential Assistant Confidential AssistantBO210052 BO21002001/29/2021 01/29/2021
Office of General CounselConfidential AssistantBO21005101/29/2021
Associate Deputy General CounselBO21005801/29/2021
Office of General Government ProgramsConfidential Assistant (2)BO210018 BO21002501/29/2021 01/29/2021
Office of Legislative AffairsDeputy (2)BO210023 BO21003101/29/2021 01/29/2021
Office of Natural Resource ProgramsConfidential AssistantBO21001901/29/2021
Office of Information and Regulatory AffairsConfidential AssistantBO21003001/29/2021
Office of the DirectorAssistantBO21001401/21/2021
Staff OfficesAssociate Director for CommunicationsBO21005301/29/2021
Confidential AssistantBO21005701/29/2021
OFFICE OF NATIONAL DRUG CONTROL POLICYOffice of Legislative AffairsAssociate Director Office of Legislative AffairsQQ21000401/21/2021
OFFICE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY POLICYOffice of Science and Technology PolicyLegislative Affairs DirectorTS21000201/22/2021
Special AssistantTS21000301/22/2021
OFFICE OF THE UNITED STATES TRADE REPRESENTATIVEOffice of Congressional AffairsAssistant United States Trade Representative for Congressional Affairs Director for Congressional AffairsTN210008 TN21001001/27/2021 01/27/2021
Office of Intergovernmental Affairs and Public LiaisonAssistant United States Trade Representative for Public Engagement Assistant United States Trade Representative for Intergovernmental AffairsTN210009 TN21001201/27/2021 01/29/2021
Office of Public and Media AffairsDigital Media Director Assistant United States Trade Representative for Public and Media AffairsTN210004 TN21001301/26/2021 01/29/2021
UNITED STATES INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT FINANCE CORPORATIONOverseas Private Investment CorporationDeputy Chief of Staff Special AssistantPQ210002 PQ21000601/20/2021 01/25/2021
SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATIONOffice of Congressional and Legislative AffairsLegislative Policy AdvisorSB21000601/28/2021
Office of the AdministratorWhite House LiaisonSB21000501/28/2021
Senior AdvisorSB21001101/28/2021
DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATIONOffice of the Assistant Secretary for Governmental AffairsDeputy Assistant Secretary for Congressional Affairs (House)DT21003401/20/2021
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Intergovernmental AffairsDT21003501/20/2021
Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Congressional Affairs (Senate)DT21000901/20/2021
Special Assistant for Governmental AffairsDT21004201/20/2021
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Transportation PolicySpecial Assistant for PolicyDT21004301/20/2021
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Transportation PolicySpecial Assistant for PolicyDT21004501/20/2021
Office of the Executive SecretariatDirector, Executive SecretariatDT21003301/20/2021
Federal Highway AdministrationSpecial AssistantDT21004101/20/2021
Office of General CounselSpecial AssistantDT21003701/20/2021
Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety AdministrationSpecial AssistantDT21004001/20/2021
Immediate Office of the AdministratorSenior AdvisorDT21003201/20/2021
Office of Public AffairsDeputy Director of Public AffairsDT21005701/29/2021
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Digital Communications ManagerDT21005901/29/2021
Office of the SecretaryDeputy Chief of Staff for OperationsDT21003601/20/2021
Deputy White House LiaisonDT21006001/29/2021
Director of Scheduling and AdvanceDT21004401/20/2021
Special Assistant (2)DT210061 DT21005601/29/2021 01/29/2021
White House LiaisonDT21003101/20/2021
DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURYSecretary of the TreasuryDirector of Scheduling and AdvanceDY21002701/13/2021
DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRSOffice of the Assistant Secretary for Public and Intergovernmental AffairsSpecial Assistant Press SecretaryDV210023 DV21002401/20/2021 01/20/2021
Office of the Secretary and DeputyDirector of Mission OperationsDV21002201/20/2021
White House LiaisonDV21002801/20/2021

The were no Schedule C appointing authorities revoked during January 2021.

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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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Office of Personnel Management.

Alexys Stanley,

Regulatory Affairs Analyst.

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[FR Doc. 2021-08156 Filed 4-20-21; 8:45 am]