(a) Designation and classification of positions to be occupied; noticeNot later than 15 days after February 15, 1981, the Secretary of Agriculture shall—
(b) Election to convertEach employee serving in a position at the time it is designated under subsection (a) shall, not later than 120 days after notice of such designation, elect—
to decline conversion to the Foreign Service and have the provisions of subsection (d) apply.
(c) Recommendations for appointment
(d) Results of declining to convert