Executive Order—Amendment of Civil Service Rules
November 02, 1894
Departmental Rule VII, clause I, is hereby amended by inserting at the end of line 6 the following:
Vacancies in places authorized to be filled by noncompetitive examination may be filled without examination for a period not exceeding thirty days, until a regular appointment can be made upon certification made by the Commission.
Every such appointment and the reasons therefor shall be at once reported to the Commission.
Grover Cleveland, Executive Order—Amendment of Civil Service Rules Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/206441