Nominations Submitted to the Senate
The following list does not include promotions of members of the Uniformed Services, nominations to the Service Academies, or nominations of Foreign Service officers.
Submitted December 11, 1979
PHILIP M. KLVTZNICK, of Illinois, to be Secretary of Commerce.
VICTOR MARRERO, of New York, to be Under Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, vice Jay Janis.
SIDNEY ANDERS RAND, of Minnesota, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to Norway.
Submitted December 12, 1979
HOMER E. MOYER, JR., of the District of Columbia, to be General Counsel of the Department of Commerce, vice Charles Linn Haslam, resigning.
JOSEPH A. DOYLE, of New York, to be an Assistant Secretary of the Navy, vice Edward Hidalgo, elevated.
REGINALD E. GILLIAM, JR., of Virginia, to be a member of the Interstate Commerce Commission for the term of 7 years from January 1, 1976, vice Kenneth H. Tuggle.
VICTOR H. PALMIERI, of California, to be Ambassador at Large and United States Coordinator for Refugee Affairs.
ALBERT P. SMITH, of Kentucky, to be Federal Cochairman of the Appalachian Regional Commission, vice Robert Walter Scott, resigned.
Submitted December 13, 1979
JOHN J. PARTINGTON, of Rhode Island, to be United States Marshal for the District of Rhode Island for the term of 4 years, vice Donald W. Wyatt, term expired.
Submitted December 14, 1979
JAMES W. SPAIN, of California, a Foreign Service officer of the Class of Career Minister, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to Turkey.
LUTHER H. HODGES, JR., of North Carolina, to be Deputy Secretary of Commerce (new position ).
HENRY WOODS, Of Arkansas, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Arkansas, vice a new position created by P.L. 95-486, approved October 20, 1978.
RAUL A. RAMIREZ, of California, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of California, vice a new position created by P.L. 95-486, approved October 20, 1978.
RICHARD S. ARNOLD, of Arkansas, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Eighth Circuit, vice a new position created by P.L. 95-486, approved October 20, 1978.
Jimmy Carter, Nominations Submitted to the Senate Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/248257