50 U.S. Code § 3343 - Security clearances; limitations
The term “controlled substance” has the meaning given that term in section 802 of title 21.
The term “Restricted Data” has the meaning given that term in section 2014 of title 42.
The term “special access program” has the meaning given that term in section 4.1 of Executive Order No. 12958 (60 Fed. Reg. 19825).
After January 1, 2008, the head of a Federal agency may not grant or renew a security clearance for a covered person who is an unlawful user of a controlled substance or an addict (as defined in section 802(1) of title 21).
Not later than February 1 of each year, the head of a Federal agency shall submit a report to the appropriate committees of Congress if such agency employs or employed a person for whom a waiver was granted in accordance with paragraph (2) during the preceding year. Such annual report shall not reveal the identity of such person, but shall include for each waiver issued the disqualifying factor under paragraph (1) and the reasons for the waiver of the disqualifying factor.
The term “congressional defense committees” has the meaning given that term in section 101(a)(16) of title 10.
The term “congressional intelligence committees” has the meaning given that term in section 3003 of this title.
The President shall establish adjudicative guidelines for determining eligibility for access to classified information.
Executive Order 12958, referred to in subsec. (a)(4), which was formerly set out as a note under section 435 (now section 3161) of this title, was revoked by Ex. Ord. No. 13526, § 6.2(g), Dec. 29, 2009, 75 F.R. 731.
Section was formerly classified to section 435c of this title prior to editorial reclassification and renumbering as this section.