April 23, 2001
BULLETIN NO. 01-05,
Supplement No. 1
TO THE HEADS AND
ACTING HEADS OF EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENTS AND AGENCIES
Departments and agencies
where the head has not been appointed and confirmed, as referenced
in Bulletin 01-05, may now proceed with hiring decisions for the
following categories of actions without seeking OMB approval:
positions below GS-13 or equivalent,
- Presidential Management
- Student Summer Hire
- Workforce Recruitment
Program for College Students with Disabilities.
Agencies are urged to
exercise caution and discretion when making hiring decisions under
this Bulletin. Each decision must be consistent not only with the
agency's current resource levels, but also with the future policy
and program priorities laid out in the President's FY 2002 Budget.
All other requests for
exemptions from the hiring controls as outlined in Bulletin 01-05,
must be submitted to the agencys Resource Management Office
(RMO) in OMB.