Amendment sought to delete section 761 of the bill and replace it with language that provides the employees of the new department with civil service protection.

Purpose:

An amendment numbered 20 printed in House Report 107-615 to delete the entire human resources which exempt employees of the new Department from Title 5; and to provide that federal employees transferred to the new agency could not have their pay reduced.

House Amendment Code:

(A020)

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