(a)The Office of Personnel Management may prescribe regulations, subject to the approval of the President, necessary for the administration of this subchapter, except section
5545(d), insofar as this subchapter affects employees in or under an Executive agency.
(b)The Office shall prescribe regulations necessary for the administration of section
The words “an Executive agency” are substituted for “the executive branch of the Government” to conform to the definition in section
105. Applicability of this section to employees of the General Accounting Office is based on former section
The remainder of the authority is covered by sections
Standard changes are made to conform with the definitions applicable and the style of this title as outlined in the preface to the report.
Section of title 5
Source (U.S. Code)
Source (Statutes at Large)
5 App.: 1072 (as applicable to 5 App.: 1134.)
Oct. 28, 1949, ch. 782, § 1101 (as applicable to § 804, added July 19, 1966, Pub. L. 89–512, § 1, 80 Stat. 318), 63 Stat. 971.
5 App.: 1134(4) (6th through 9th words).
July 19, 1966, Pub. L. 89–512, § 1 “Sec. 804(4) (6th through 9th words)”, 80 Stat. 318.
This section consolidates into 5 U.S.C. 5548(b) general regulatory authority granted to the Civil Service Commission by section 1101 of the Classification Act of 1949 (as applicable to sec. 804 of that act, added by Public Law 89–512) and the specific requirement in section 804(4) of that act that the Commission prescribe regulations.
Amendment by Pub. L. 92–392effective on first day of first applicable pay period beginning on or after 90th day after Aug. 19, 1972, see section 15(a) ofPub. L. 92–392, set out as an Effective Date note under section
5341 of this title.
Delegation of Functions
Function vested in Office of Personnel Management under this section to be performed without approval of President, see section 1(1) of Ex. Ord. No. 11228, June 14, 1965, 30 F.R. 7739, set out as a note under section
301 of Title
3, The President.
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