Executive Order 11856—Amending the Civil Service Rules to Except Certain Positions From the Career Service
By virtue of the authority vested in me by the Constitution of the United States of America and Sections 3301 and 3302 of Title 5 of the United States Code, and as President of the United States of America, Section 9.11 of Civil Service Rule IX is amended by adding "and the Small Business Administration" after "Environmental Protection Agency."
GERALD R. FORD
The White House,
May 7, 1975.
Gerald R. Ford, Executive Order 11856—Amending the Civil Service Rules to Except Certain Positions From the Career Service Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/268704