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Frequently Asked Questions Senior Executive Service

Can a non-SES employee act in an SES position?

Yes. When acting, an individual takes on additional responsibilities of the SES position without leaving his/her position of record. This acting authority is meant to cover a short-term absence or vacancy.

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