Executive Order 12574 -- Establishing an Experimental Program Within the President's Commission on Executive Exchange


November 20, 1986


By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and statutes of the United States of America, including the Executive Exchange Program Voluntary Service Act of 1986 (5 U.S.C. 4103 note, 100 Stat. 964), it is hereby ordered as follows:


Section 1. Establishment of the Program. Effective October 1, 1986, there is established, within the Executive Exchange Program of the President's Commission on Executive Exchange, an experimental program under which Executive agencies of the government may accept voluntary services for the United States from private sector participants in the Executive Exchange Program.


Sec. 2. Program Limits. The experimental program shall be conducted during the fiscal years 1987 through 1989, and not more than ten individuals may commence participation in the program during any fiscal year. Acceptance of voluntary services from such individuals may not result in the displacement of any employee of the government.


Sec. 3. Participant Restrictions. An individual participating in the experimental program shall be considered an employee of the agency to which assigned for purposes of any laws, rules, and regulations of the United States, except that such individual shall not be covered by chapters 51, 53, 63, 83, 87, or 89 of title 5, United States Code, or any comparable provisions relating to classification, pay, leave, retirement, life insurance, or health benefits for employees of the government.


Ronald Reagan


The White House,


November 20, 1986.


[Filed with the Office of the Federal Register, 11:03 a.m., November 21, 1986]