United States Code
USC most recently checked for updates: Jan 29, 2023
The excepted service
For the purpose of this title, the “excepted service” consists of those civil service positions which are not in the competitive service or the Senior Executive Service.
As used in other Acts of Congress, “unclassified civil service” or “unclassified service” means the “excepted service”.
cite as: 5 USC 2103