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Executive Order

November 01, 1888

The foregoing amendment is hereby approved.

GROVER CLEVELAND

Departmental Rule VII is hereby amended by inserting at the end of the first sentence of section I the following:

Provided, That no certification shall be made from the clerk or any supplementary register to any Department to which promotion regulations have been applied under General Rule III, section 6, to fill a vacancy above the grade of class I.

So that as amended the first paragraph of section I will read:

I. Vacancies in the classified departmental service, unless among the places excepted from examination, if not filled by either promotion or transfer, shall be filled in the following manner: Provided , That no certification shall be made from the clerk or any supplementary register to any Department to which promotion regulations have been applied under General Rule III, section 6, to fill a vacancy above the grade of class I.

Approved and promulgated.

Grover Cleveland, Executive Order Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/205579

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