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09/04/2018

The following SMC has been issued:

370.734.1 – Anti-Harassment Policy

The following SMC has been revised:

515.4 - Environmental Management System

 

08/20/2018

The following SMC and Charter have been issued:

SMC 308.60 - Information Systems Steering Committee (08/09/2018)

Appendix A, Charter (08/20/2018)

 

07/13/2018

The following IM has been issued:

IM DRRA 2018-01 - Instructional Memorandum Series for the 2018 Hurricane and Wildfire Supplemental and Department of the Interior and Bureau Governance and Reporting Policy and Guidelines

 

07/02/2018

The following SMC has been revised:

SMC 410.7 - Hazardous Material Handling and Shipment

 

06/28/2018

The following SMC has been revised:

SMC 502.1 - Fundamental Science Practices: Foundation Policy

 

06/26/2018

The following SMC has been revised:

SMC 1100.6 - Use of Copyrighted Material in USGS Information Products

 

06/11/2018

The following SM-H (Handbook) has been revised:

445-2-H – Occupational Safety and Health Program - Employee Reports of Unsafe Conditions and Allegations of Reprisal

 

05/30/2018

The following SMC has been issued:

427.2 - National Housing Management (Government Furnished Quarters) Program

 

05/09/2018

The following SMC has been revised:

120.2 - Office of the Director

 

05/04/2018

The following SMC has been revised:

335.3 - Charge Cards

 

05/03/2018

The following SMC has been issued:

370.410.9 - Mentoring for New Center Directors

 

04/03/2018

The following SM-H (Handbook) has been revised:

445-2-H – Occupational Safety and Health Program Awards

 

3/20/2018

The following Instructional Memorandum (IM) has been issued:

IM OSQI 2018-01 – Quality Management System for USGS Laboratories

 

02/28/2018

The following SMC has been revised:

308.61 – Configuration Management Committee

 

02/21/2018

The following SMC has been revised:

370.792.3 – Use of Tobacco Products in/on USGS-Occupied Buildings, Facilities, and Grounds

 

02/13/2018

The following SMC has been revised:

205.13 – USGS Delegations of Authority to Enter into Agreements and Accept Contributions

 

01/24/2018

The following SM-H (Handbook) has been archived:

National Security Information Handbook - 440-3-H (Obsolete). Please visit the Security Management Intranet Page.

 

12/07/2017

The following SM-H (Handbook) has been archived:

Property Management Handbook - 408-2-H (Obsolete). Please visit the Property Management Intranet Page.

 

11/29/2017

The following Instructional Memorandum (IM) has been issued:

IM OA 2018-03 Administrative Guidance on Travel, Overtime, and Base 8 Salary for Volunteering to Small Business Administration, Office of Disaster Assistance

 

10/30/2017

The following Instructional Memorandum (IM) has been issued:

IM OA 2018-02 Administrative Guidance on Travel, Overtime, and Base 8 Salary for Volunteering to FEMA Surge Capacity Force

 

10/26/2017

The following Instructional Memorandum (IM) has been issued:

IM OA 2018-01 Collaborative Agreement Revisions, Survey Manual Chapter 205.13, Appendix A

 

10/04/2017

The following SM-H (Handbook) has been archived:

445-1-H. Refer to 445-2-H.2 and 445-3-H.

 

09/19/2017

The following SMCs replace the Instructional Memoranda, as noted:

2015-01 - Scientific Data Management Foundation. Refer to SMC 502.6.

2015-02 - Metadata for Scientific Data, Software, and Other Information Products. Refer to SMC 502.7.

2015-03 - Review and Approval of Scientific Data for Release. Refer to SMC 502.8.

2015-04 - Preservation Requirements for Digital Scientific Data. Refer to SMC 502.9.

The following SMCs have been superseded by topics in the Acquisition Operating Procedures (AOP):

401.6 - Contracts with Employees of the Federal Government. Refer to Acquisition and Financial Assistance Agreements with Current and Former Employees.

401.8 - Unsolicited Proposals. Refer to Unsolicited Proposals.

404.5 - Acquistion/Assistance Awards to Former USGS Employees. Refer to Acquisition and Financial Assistance Agreements with Current and Former Employees.

405.7 - Obtaining Products and Services from Other Federal Agencies. Refer to Inter/Intra-Agency Agreements.

 

07/06/2017

The following Instructional Memorandum (IM) has been issued:

Phased Retirement Program

The following SMC has been archived:

330.3 - Object Classification

 

06/12/2017

The following SMC has been revised:

308.62 – Information Management and Technology Investment Review Board Charter

 

05/03/2017

The following SM-H (Handbook) has been revised:

445-2-H Chapter 15 Job Hazard Analyses

 

04/27/2017

The following SMC and Appendix A have been revised:

308.61 - Configuration Management Committee

Appendix A

 

04/26/2017

The following Instructional Memorandum (IM) has been issued:

IM OA 2017-01 Resources and Ecosystems Sustainability, Tourist Opportunities, and Revived Economies of the Gulf Coast States Act (RESTORE Act) - April 5, 2017

 

04/20/2017

The following SM-H (Handbook) has been revised:

SM 445-2-H Chapter 26 Personal Protective Equipment

 

04/05/2017

The following SMC has been revised:

445.1 Occupational Safety and Health Policy and Responsibilities

The following SM chapter has been issued:

516.1 National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, Managing the NEPA Process - U.S. Geological Survey

The following SMC has been archived:

421.1 Facility Plans and Investments (Refer to 420.1 Real Property Asset and Investment Management)

 

03/29/2017

The following SMC has been revised:

420.1 Real Property Asset and Investment Management

 

03/23/2017

The following SMC has been revised:

205.2 Travel Delegations, Appendix A

 

03/10/2017

The following SMCs have been revised:

335.7 - Professional Liability Insurance Reimbursement

335.4 - Employee Claims for Reimbursement of Official Business Expenditures

 

02/07/2017

The following SMC has been revised:

370.792.1 Preventive Medical Treatment

 

01/13/2017

The following SMCs have been issued:

502.6 Fundamental Science Practices: Scientific Data Management

502.7 Fundamental Science Practices: Metadata for USGS Scientific Information Products including Data

502.8 Fundamental Science Practices: Review and Approval of Scientific Data for Release

502.9 Fundamental Science Practices: Preservation Requirements for Digital Scientific Data

 

 

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