H.R. 5103 (103rd): To amend title 31, United States Code, to provide for an Executive Director of the General Accounting ...

...Office Personnel Appeals Board, and for other purposes.

103rd Congress, 1993–1994. Text as of Oct 08, 1994 (Referred to Senate Committee).

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HR 5103 RFS

103d CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 5103

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

October 4 (legislative day, SEPTEMBER 12), 1994

Received

October 8 (legislative day, SEPTEMBER 12), 1994

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Governmental Affairs


AN ACT

To amend title 31, United States Code, to provide for an Executive Director of the General Accounting Office Personnel Appeals Board, and for other purposes.

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR.

    (a) POSITION- Section 752 of title 31, United States Code, is amended by adding at the end thereof the following new subsection:

    ‘(c)(1) The Comptroller General shall appoint as Executive Director of the Board an individual the Chairman selects. The Executive Director serves at the pleasure of the Chairman.

    ‘(2) The Chairman shall fix the pay of the Executive Director. The rate of basic pay of the Executive Director shall be not less than 120 percent of the minimum rate of basic pay payable for GS-15 of the General Schedule and not greater than the rate of basic pay payable for level IV of the Executive Schedule.

    ‘(3) The Executive Director is the chief administrative officer for the Board and performs such tasks as the Chair assigns.’.

    (b) CONFORMING AMENDMENTS- (1) The heading for section 752 of such title is amended to read as follows:

‘Sec. 752. Chairman, General Counsel, and Executive Director’.

    (2) The table of sections for chapter 7 of such title is amended by amending the item relating to section 752 to read as follows:

‘752. Chairman, General Counsel, and Executive Director.’.

SEC. 2. PAY RATE FOR GENERAL COUNSEL.

    The second sentence of section 752(b)(2) of title 31, United States Code, is amended to read as follows: ‘The rate of basic pay of the General Counsel shall be not less than 120 percent of the minimum rate of basic pay payable for GS-15 of the General Schedule and not greater than the rate of basic pay payable for level IV of the Executive Schedule.’.

SEC. 3. PARTICIPATION IN THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE HEALTH CARE PROGRAM.

    Section 732 of title 31, United States Code, is amended by adding at the end thereof the following new subsection:

    ‘(h) The Comptroller General may enter into interagency agreements with the Department of State and other executive agencies to permit the General Accounting Office to participate in programs for the provision of health care to government employees stationed abroad or performing temporary duty abroad.’.

Passed the House of Representatives October 3, 1994.

Attest:

DONNALD K. ANDERSON,

Clerk.