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Executive Order 9628--Authorizing the appointment to positions of Contact Representative, Veterans Administration, without regard to the requirements of the Civil Service Rules

Source: The provisions of Executive Order 9628 of Sept. 25, 1945, appear at 10 FR 12157, 3 CFR, 1943-1948 Comp., p. 433, unless otherwise noted.

By virtue of and pursuant to the authority vested in me by the provisions of paragraph Eighth, subdivision Second, section 2 of the Civil Service Act (22 Stat. 403, 404) it is hereby ordered that upon recommendation to the Office of Personnel Management of the Administrator of Veterans Affairs, any person entitled to veteran's preference who has been awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor may be appointed to the classified position of Contact Representative in the Veterans Administration without compliance with the requirements of the Civil Service Rules.

[EO 9628 amended by Executive Order 12107 of Dec. 28, 1978, 44 FR 1055, 3 CFR, 1978 Comp., p. 264]