(a) Establishment of Chaplain Corps
There is in the Agency a Chaplain Corps for the provision of spiritual or religious pastoral services.
(b) Chief of Chaplains
The head of the Chaplain Corps shall be the Chief of Chaplains, who shall be appointed by the Director.
(c) Staff and administration
(1) StaffThe Director may appoint and fix the compensation of such staff of the Chaplain Corps as the Director considers appropriate, except that the Director may not—
provide basic pay to any member of the staff of the Chaplain Corps at an annual rate of basic pay in excess of the maximum rate of basic pay for grade GS–15 as provided in section 5332 of title 5.
(2) AdministrationThe Director may—