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Passport and Visa Examining Series 0967

Passport and Visa Examining Series, 0967

Individual Occupational Requirements


Undergraduate Education: Major study -- any field.

Graduate Education: Major study -- law or other fields related to the position to be filled.



General Experience (for GS-5 positions): Experience involving the analysis, explanation, application, or interpretation of laws, rules, regulations, procedures, etc. Qualifying general experience may have been gained as a law clerk, contact representative, claims examiner, voucher examiner, or similar work with a government or private employer.

Specialized Experience (for positions above GS-5): Experience that demonstrated knowledge of the nationality laws of the United States. Qualifying specialized experience may have been gained in work such as developing, examining, investigating, adjudicating, or authorizing claims arising under the nationality laws of the United States.

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