The Government Accountability Office Personnel Appeals Board, hereinafter the Board, is composed of five members appointed by the Comptroller General, in accordance with the provisions of 31 U.S.C. 751
. For purposes of the regulations in this part and 4 CFR part 28
, a simple majority of the Board shall constitute a quorum and a majority of a quorum may act for the Board. The Board may designate a panel of its members or an individual Board member to take any action within the scope of the Board's authority, subject to later review by the Board.
[64 FR 15125, Mar. 30, 1999, as amended at 68 FR 69297, Dec. 12, 2003]