5 U.S.C. § 7512

Current through P.L. 118-66 (published on www.congress.gov on 07/02/2024)
Section 7512 - Actions covered

This subchapter applies to-

(1) a removal;
(2) a suspension for more than 14 days;
(3) a reduction in grade;
(4) a reduction in pay; and
(5) a furlough of 30 days or less;

but does not apply to-

(A) a suspension or removal under section 7532 of this title,
(B) a reduction-in-force action under section 3502 of this title,
(C) the reduction in grade of a supervisor or manager who has not completed the probationary period under section 3321(a)(2) of this title if such reduction is to the grade held immediately before becoming such a supervisor or manager,
(D) a reduction in grade or removal under section 4303 of this title,
(E) an action initiated under section 1215 or 7521 of this title, or
(F) a suitability action taken by the Office under regulations prescribed by the Office, subject to the rules prescribed by the President under this title for the administration of the competitive service.

5 U.S.C. § 7512

Added Pub. L. 95-454, title II, §204(a), Oct. 13, 1978, 92 Stat. 1136; amended Pub. L. 101-12, §9(a)(2), Apr. 10, 1989, 103 Stat. 35; Pub. L. 114-92, div. A, title X, §1086(f)(9), Nov. 25, 2015, 129 Stat. 1010.


PRIOR PROVISIONSA prior section 7512, Pub. L. 89-554, Sept. 6, 1966, 80 Stat. 528, related to adverse action against a preference eligible employee and procedures applicable to such adverse action, prior to repeal by Pub. L. 95-454, §204(a).

AMENDMENTS2015-Par. (F). Pub. L. 114-92 added par. (F).1989-Par. (E). Pub. L. 101-12 substituted "1215" for "1206".


EFFECTIVE DATE OF 1989 AMENDMENT Amendment by Pub. L. 101-12 effective 90 days following Apr. 10, 1989, see section 11 of Pub. L. 101-12 set out as a note under section 1201 of this title.

EFFECTIVE DATESection effective 90 days after Oct. 13, 1978, see section 907 of Pub. L. 95-454 set out as an Effective Date of 1978 Amendment note under section 1101 of this title.