United States Code

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§ 3701.
Definitions
For purposes of this chapter—
(1)
the term “agency” means an Executive agency, but does not include the Government Accountability Office; and
(2)
the term “detail” means—
(A)
the assignment or loan of an employee of an agency to a private sector organization without a change of position from the agency that employs the individual, or
(B)
the assignment or loan of an employee of a private sector organization to an agency without a change of position from the private sector organization that employs the individual,
whichever is appropriate in the context in which such term is used.
(Added Pub. L. 107–347, title II, § 209(c)(1), Dec. 17, 2002, 116 Stat. 2925; amended Pub. L. 108–271, § 8(b), July 7, 2004, 118 Stat. 814.)
cite as: 5 USC 3701