Summary: S.886 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed Senate without amendment (07/10/2003)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Ratifies and approves all action in the line of duty by, and all Federal agency actions in relation to, a de facto officer of the commissioned corps of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration who was appointed or promoted to that office without Presidential action and without the advice and consent of the Senate.

Authorizes the President to appoint or promote such a de facto officer as a corps officer for a period ending not later than180 days after enactment of this Act, without change in the grade currently occupied in a de facto capacity.