As used in this subsection, "agency" means an agency as defined in sectionof this title other than an agency all the positions in which are excepted by statute from the competitive service.
5 U.S.C. § 3327
PRIOR PROVISIONSA prior section 3327, Pub. L. 89-554, Sept. 6, 1966, 80 Stat. 424, which prescribed standards for determination of qualifications of postmasters, including experience in postal field service, seniority, length of service, level of difficulty and responsibility of work, attendance, awards and commendations, and performance rating, was repealed by Pub. L. 91-375, §6(c)(7)(A), Aug. 12, 1970, 84 Stat. 776. See sectionof Title 39, Postal Service.
STATUTORY NOTES AND RELATED SUBSIDIARIES
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 sectionof this title.