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370.334.3 - Intergovernmental Assignments - Assignment of Federal Employees to a State or Local Government


OPR: Admin/Personnel

Information on the Intergovernment Personnel Act Mobility Program can be found on OPM's website at Questions may be directed to the USGS IPA Coordinator, Annie Smith, at (703) 648-4402 or

1. Documentation. A formal personnel action request will be entered into the Personnel Automated System (PAS) in the following instances:

A. When a USGS employee is on detail or leave without pay to an IPA organization.

B. When a non-Federal employee is appointed (not detailed) to the USGS under the IPA.

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