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Orders, Policy Memos and Guidance


Human Resources Order 1200.1
Reduction in Force, DOJ Order 1351.1C (PDF)
Telework Policy Statement (PDF)
Telework Request Form (PDF)


Policy Memos and Guidance

Employee Relations

Implementing Instructions for Federal Responses to Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault, and Stalking (PDF)


Implementation of Category Rating Procedures (PDF)
U.S. Department of Justice Career Transition Assistance Plan
CTAP Activity Notice
Reemployment Priority List (RPL) Procedures (see RPL/PRL for current registrants)
Reemployment Priority List (RPL) / Priority Reemployment List (PRL)
Approval of and Reimbursement for White House and Other Details (PDF)
Interim Procedures, with Request for Comments, for Documenting Volunteer Service
Change in Department of Justice's (DOJ) Career Transition Assistance Plan (CTAP) (PDF)
Pass Over of Compensably-Disabled Preference Eligibles for Excepted Service Positions (PDF)
Documenting the Probationary Period for Supervisors and Managers in the Competitive Service (PDF)
Delegated Examining Unit (DEU) Quarterly Workload Reports (PDF)
Veterans' Employment Opportunity Act (VEOA) Eligibility – Crediting Active Military Service (PDF)
Delegated Examining Unit (DEU) and Merit Promotion Program (MPP) Announcements (PDF)
Use of the Outstanding Scholar and Bilingual/Bicultural Hiring Authorities & Admin Careers With America (ACWA) Examining Instruments (PDF)
Merit System Principles and Prohibited Personnel Practices (PDF)
Department of Justice Support of Veterans' Preference
Delegation of Authority to Determine the Minimum Areas of Consideration for Competitive Vacancy Announcements
Reemployment Priority List (RPL)
Delegated Personnel Authority to Make Appointments Above the Minimum Rate Based on Superior Qualifications (PDF)
Conversion of Positions from the Excepted to Competitive Service
Dual Certification
Procedure for Requesting Mobilization Exemptions/Delays



Implementing Instructions for Dual Compensation Waivers under the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for FY 2010, Public Law (P.L.) 111-84 (PDF)
Federal Benefits for Same-Sex Domestic Partners (PDF)
Administrative Claims for Annual Leave as a Result of Butterbaugh v. Department of Justice, 336 F.3d 1332 (Fed. Cir. 2003)
Final Regulations Regarding Absence and Leave; Creditable Service (Advanced Annual Leave Accrual Rate)
Interim Regulations Implementing 5 U.S.C. 6303 - Annual Leave Credit for Non-Federal and Uniformed Service
Part-Time Employees Earning Compensatory Time Off for Religious Observances
Temporary Department Plans Implementing Recruitment, Relocation, and Retention Incentive Authorities
Certificates for Retiring Employees
Administrative Claims for Annual Leave as a Result of Decision in Butterbaugh v. Department of Justice
Federal Employees Returning from Active Military Duty
Granting Employees Overseas Administrative Leave for Local Holidays
Submitting Requests to Grant Administrative Leave
Authority of Immediate Supervisors to Grant Administrative Leave
Proper Use of Administrative Leave
Attorney General's Authorization to Use Appropriated Funds to Reimburse Tuition Costs
Educational Services in Puerto Rico and Guam
Grade and Pay Retention
Assisting Employees Called to Active Military Duty


Senior Executive Service

Award Policy for Noncareer Senior Executive Service (SES) and Schedule C Employees




Updated November 6, 2018

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