The Administrator shall maintain within the Administration sufficient staff to assist the Administrator in carrying out the duties and responsibilities of the Administrator.
50 U.S. Code § 2408. Staff of Administration
(a) In general
(b) ResponsibilitiesThe staff of the Administration shall perform, in accordance with applicable law, such of the functions of the Administrator as the Administrator shall prescribe. The Administrator shall assign to the staff responsibility for the following functions:
Liaison with other elements of the Department of Energy and with other Federal agencies, State, tribal, and local governments, and the public.
- Department of Energy Facilities Safeguards, Security, and Counterintelligence Enhancement Act of 1999