No public members appointed pursuant to this section may be, at the time of their appointment or during their appointment, an agent of a foreign principal (as defined by section 611(b) of this title) or a lobbyist for a foreign entity (as defined in section 1602(6) of title 2) or receive income from a government of a foreign country.
22 U.S. Code § 4002. Establishment of selection boards
(a) Evaluation of performance; recommendationsThe Secretary shall establish selection boards to evaluate the performance of members of the Senior Foreign Service and members of the Service assigned to a salary class in the Foreign Service Schedule. Selection boards shall, in accordance with precepts prescribed by the Secretary, rank the members of a salary class on the basis of relative performance and may make recommendations for—
promotions in accordance with section 4001 of this title;
denials of within-class step increases under section 3966(a) of this title;
offer or renewal of limited career extensions under section 4007(b) of this title; and
such other actions as the Secretary may prescribe by regulation.
(b) Public members; appointment of women and minority groups
(c) Disqualification for service on foreign service selection boards
1990—Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 101–246 added subsec. (c).