370.334.3 - Intergovernmental Assignments - Assignment of Federal Employees to a State or Local Government
Information on the Intergovernment Personnel Act Mobility Program can be found on OPM's website at http://www.opm.gov/programs/ipa/. Questions may be directed to the USGS IPA Coordinator, Annie Smith, at (703) 648-4402 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
1. Documentation. A formal personnel action request will be entered into the Personnel Automated System (PAS) in the following instances:
A. When a USGS employee is on detail or leave without pay to an IPA organization.
B. When a non-Federal employee is appointed (not detailed) to the USGS under the IPA.