159. Memorandum From the Director of the Office of Civil Service Career Development and Assignments (Bourbon) to the Director General of the Foreign Service and Director of Personnel (Barnes)1
- Status of FPMP
The Civil Service Reform Act of 1978 has passed. On Wednesday, October 4, the Senate passed it by a voice vote. On Friday, October 6, the House passed it by a vote of 360–8. A conference report is expected shortly.
The bill must first be enrolled and then a signing ceremony arranged. No one yet has any estimates as to when the signing ceremony will be held.2