5 U.S. Code § 3151 - The Federal Bureau of Investigation and Drug Enforcement Administration Senior Executive Service
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Section 3393a, referred to in subsec. (a)(5)(E), was repealed by Pub. L. 107–296, title XIII, § 1321(a)(1)(B), Nov. 25, 2002, 116 Stat. 2296.
Provisions of this title governing appointments and other personnel actions in the competitive service, referred to in subsec. (b)(2), are classified generally to section 3301 et seq. of this title.
2005—Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 109–108 struck out par. (1) designation before “Except as provided”, redesignated subpars. (A) and (B) as pars. (1) and (2), respectively, and struck out former par. (2) which read as follows:
“(A) Notwithstanding any other provision of this section, an individual may not be selected for the FBI–DEA Senior Executive Service unless such individual is a career employee in the civil service.
“(B) For the purpose of subparagraph (A), ‘career employee in the civil service’ shall have such meaning as the Attorney General, in consultation with the Director of the Office of Personnel Management, by regulation prescribes.”
1989—Subsec. (a)(5)(E). Pub. L. 101–194 added subpar. (E).
Pub. L. 101–194, title V, § 506(d), Nov. 30, 1989, 103 Stat. 1759, provided that: