Merit Systems Protection Board January 2010 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Merit Systems Protection Board (MSPB) Provides Notice of Opportunity To File Amicus Briefs
Document Number: 2010-1378
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-01-25
Agency: Merit Systems Protection Board, Agencies and Commissions
Pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 7521 and 5 CFR 1201.131, the Merit Systems Protection Board (MSPB) is providing notice of the opportunity to file amicus briefs in the matter of Stella Crumpler v. Department of Defense, MSPB Docket Number DC-0752-09-0033-R-1, 2009 MSPB 233. Crumpler raises the question of whether, pursuant to 5 CFR Part 732, National Security Position, the rule in Department of the Navy v. Egan, 484 U.S. 518, 530-31 (1988), limiting the scope of MSPB review of a removal decision based on the revocation of a security clearance also applies to a removal from a ``non-critical sensitive'' position due to the employee having been denied continued eligibility for employment in a sensitive position.