For the purpose of sections
5372 of this title and the provisions of section
5335(a)(B) of this title that relate to administrative law judges, the Office of Personnel Management may, and for the purpose of section
7521 of this title, the Merit Systems Protection Board may investigate, prescribe regulations, appoint advisory committees as necessary, recommend legislation, subpena witnesses and records, and pay witness fees as established for the courts of the United States.
1978—Pub. L. 95–454substituted provisions respecting functions pursuant to specified sections of this title of the Office of Personnel Management and the Merit Systems Protection Board for provisions respecting the functions pursuant to specified sections of this title of the Civil Service Commission.
Pub. L. 95–251substituted “Administrative law judges” for “Hearing examiners” in section catchline and “administrative law judges” for “hearing examiners” in text.
Effective Date of 1978 Amendment
Amendment by section 801(a)(3)(B)(iii) ofPub. L. 95–454substituting “5372” for “5362” effective on first day of first applicable pay period beginning on or after the 90th day after Oct. 13, 1978, see section 801(a)(4) ofPub. L. 95–454, set out as an Effective Date note under section
5361 of this title.
Amendment by section 906(a)(12) ofPub. L. 95–454respecting functions of the Office and the Board effective 90 days after Oct. 13, 1978, see section 907 ofPub. L. 95–454, set out as a note under section
1101 of this title.
Effective Date of 1967 Amendment
Amendment by Pub. L. 90–83effective as of Sept. 6, 1966, for all purposes, see section 9(h) ofPub. L. 90–83, set out as a note under section
5102 of this title.
Termination of Advisory Committees
Advisory committees in existence on Jan. 5, 1973, excluding committees composed wholly of full-time officers or employees of the Federal Government, to terminate not later than the expiration of the 2-year period following Jan. 5, 1973, unless, in the case of a committee established by the President or an officer of the Federal Government, such committee is renewed by appropriate action prior to the expiration of such 2-year period, or in the case of a committee established by the Congress, its duration is otherwise provided for by law. See section 14 ofPub. L. 92–463, Oct. 6, 1972, 86 Stat. 776, set out in the Appendix to this title.
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