Executive Order 7422—Amendment of Schedule A, Subdivision VIII, Paragraph 5, Civil Service Rules
By virtue of and pursuant to the authority vested in me by the provisions of paragraph Eighth of Subdivision SECOND of section 2 of the Civil Service Act of January 16, 1883 (22 Stat. 403, 404), paragraph 5, Subdivision VIII of Schedule A of the Civil Service Rules, is hereby amended by adding thereto the following subparagraph:
(k) Guards, scalers, field assistants for reconnaissance parties, foreman engaged upon road or trail construction, and telephone operators, employed temporarily during the season of danger from fires or when special work requires additions to the regular forest force. Such employees shall serve only so long as absolutely required and in no case beyond the usual field season. So far as the Commission may deem practicable, appointments of such employees shall be made from the registers of eliglbles.
FRANKLIN D ROOSEVELT
THE WHITE HOUSE,
July 23, 1936.
Franklin D. Roosevelt, Executive Order 7422—Amendment of Schedule A, Subdivision VIII, Paragraph 5, Civil Service Rules Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/356187