Designation of Officers of the Office of Science and Technology Policy to Act as Director, 39871-39872 [E9-19231]

Download as PDF 39871 Presidential Documents Federal Register Vol. 74, No. 152 Monday, August 10, 2009 Title 3— Memorandum of August 5, 2009 The President Designation of Officers of the Office Technology Policy to Act as Director of Science and Memorandum for the Director of the Office of Science and Technology Policy By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, including the Federal Vacancies Reform Act of 1998, 5 U.S.C. 3345 et seq., it is hereby ordered that: Section 1. Order of Succession. Subject to the provisions of section 2 of this memorandum, the following officials of the Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP), in the order listed, shall act as and perform the functions and duties of the office of the Director of OSTP (Director), during any period in which the Director has died, resigned, or otherwise become unable to perform the functions and duties of the office of the Director, until such time as the Director is able to perform the functions and duties of that office: (a) Associate Director (National Security and International Affairs); (b) Associate Director (Technology); (c) Associate Director (Science); and (d) Associate Director (Environment). Sec. 2. Exceptions. (a) No individual who is serving in an office listed in section 1 in an acting capacity, by virtue of so serving, shall act as Director pursuant to this memorandum. (b) No individual listed in section 1 shall act as Director unless that individual is otherwise eligible to so serve under the Federal Vacancies Reform Act of 1998. (c) Notwithstanding the provisions of this memorandum, the President retains the discretion, to the extent permitted by law, to depart from this memorandum in designating an acting Director. rmajette on DSK29S0YB1PROD with RULES6 Sec. 3. Revocation. The President’s memorandum of December 11, 2002 (Designation of Officers of the Office of Science and Technology Policy to Act as Director), is hereby revoked. VerDate Nov<24>2008 08:09 Aug 07, 2009 Jkt 217001 PO 00000 Frm 00001 Fmt 4705 Sfmt 4790 E:\FR\FM\10AUO0.SGM 10AUO0 39872 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 152 / Monday, August 10, 2009 / Presidential Documents Sec. 4. This memorandum is intended to improve the internal management of the executive branch and is not intended to, and does not, create any right or benefit, substantive or procedural, enforceable at law or in equity by any party against the United States, its departments, agencies, or entities, its officers, employees, or agents, or any other person. Sec. 5. You are authorized and directed to publish this memorandum in the Federal Register. THE WHITE HOUSE, Washington, August 5, 2009. [FR Doc. E9–19231 Filed 8–7–09; 8:45 am] VerDate Nov<24>2008 08:09 Aug 07, 2009 Jkt 217001 PO 00000 Frm 00002 Fmt 4705 Sfmt 4790 E:\FR\FM\10AUO0.SGM 10AUO0 OB#1.EPS</GPH> rmajette on DSK29S0YB1PROD with RULES6 Billing code 3170–W9–P

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[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 152 (Monday, August 10, 2009)]
[Presidential Documents]
[Pages 39871-39872]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E9-19231]




                        Presidential Documents 



Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 152 / Monday, August 10, 2009 / 
Presidential Documents

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Title 3--
The President

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                Memorandum of August 5, 2009

                
 Designation of Officers of the Office of Science 
                and Technology Policy to Act as Director

                Memorandum for the Director of the Office of Science 
                and Technology Policy

                By the authority vested in me as President by the 
                Constitution and the laws of the United States of 
                America, including the Federal Vacancies Reform Act of 
                1998, 5 U.S.C. 3345 et seq., it is hereby ordered that:

                Section 1. Order of Succession. Subject to the 
                provisions of section 2 of this memorandum, the 
                following officials of the Office of Science and 
                Technology Policy (OSTP), in the order listed, shall 
                act as and perform the functions and duties of the 
                office of the Director of OSTP (Director), during any 
                period in which the Director has died, resigned, or 
                otherwise become unable to perform the functions and 
                duties of the office of the Director, until such time 
                as the Director is able to perform the functions and 
                duties of that office:

(a) Associate Director (National Security and International Affairs);

(b) Associate Director (Technology);

(c) Associate Director (Science); and

(d) Associate Director (Environment).

                Sec. 2. Exceptions.

                (a) No individual who is serving in an office listed in 
                section 1 in an acting capacity, by virtue of so 
                serving, shall act as Director pursuant to this 
                memorandum.

                (b) No individual listed in section 1 shall act as 
                Director unless that individual is otherwise eligible 
                to so serve under the Federal Vacancies Reform Act of 
                1998.

                (c) Notwithstanding the provisions of this memorandum, 
                the President retains the discretion, to the extent 
                permitted by law, to depart from this memorandum in 
                designating an acting Director.

                Sec. 3. Revocation. The President's memorandum of 
                December 11, 2002 (Designation of Officers of the 
                Office of Science and Technology Policy to Act as 
                Director), is hereby revoked.

[[Page 39872]]

                Sec. 4. This memorandum is intended to improve the 
                internal management of the executive branch and is not 
                intended to, and does not, create any right or benefit, 
                substantive or procedural, enforceable at law or in 
                equity by any party against the United States, its 
                departments, agencies, or entities, its officers, 
                employees, or agents, or any other person.

                Sec. 5. You are authorized and directed to publish this 
                memorandum in the Federal Register.
                
                
                    (Presidential Sig.)

                THE WHITE HOUSE,

                    Washington, August 5, 2009.

[FR Doc. E9-19231
Filed 8-7-09; 8:45 am]
Billing code 3170-W9-P