H.R.1999 - To provide procedures for the selection of the Commandant of the Air Force Institute of Technology, and for other purposes.
Loading Bill Text
Rollover any line of text to comment and/or link to it.
SECTION 1. ADMINISTRATION OF THE AIR FORCE INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY.
‘Sec. 9314b. Administration of the Air Force Institute of Technology.
‘(B) CIVILIANS- A civilian individual, including an individual who was retired from the Air Force in a grade not below brigadier general, who has the qualifications appropriate to the position of Commandant and is selected by the Secretary as the best qualified from among candidates for the position in accordance with--CommentsClose CommentsPermalink
‘(4) FIVE YEAR TERM FOR CIVILIAN COMMANDANT- An individual selected for the position of Commandant under paragraph (1)(B) shall serve in that position for a term of not more than five years and may be continued in that position for an additional term of up to five years.CommentsClose CommentsPermalink
‘(5) RELEVANT QUALIFICATIONS- The qualifications appropriate for selection of an individual for detail or assignment to the position of Commandant include the following:CommentsClose CommentsPermalink
‘(II) at the time of the selection of that individual as Commandant, the individual permanently appointed to the position of Provost and Academic Dean has a doctorate degree in a field of study relevant to the mission and function of the Air Force Institute of Technology.CommentsClose CommentsPermalink
‘(B) CONSULTATION- Before making an appointment to the position of Provost and Academic Dean, the Secretary shall consult with the Air Force Institute of Technology Subcommittee of the Air University Board of Visitors and shall consider any recommendation of the leadership and faculty of the Air Force Institute of Technology regarding an appointment to that position.CommentsClose CommentsPermalink
‘(3) COMPENSATION- The Provost and Academic Dean is entitled to such compensation as the Secretary prescribes, but not more than the rate of compensation authorized for level IV of the Executive Schedule.CommentsClose CommentsPermalink
(b) Treatment of Current Commandant- The officer who is serving as Commandant of the Air Force Institute of Technology at the time of the enactment of this Act may serve as acting Commandant until the appointment of a Commandant in accordance with
section 9314b of title 10, United States Code, as added by subsection (a).CommentsClose CommentsPermalink
(c) Clerical Amendment- The table of sections at the beginning of chapter 901 of title 10, United States Code, is amended by inserting after the item relating to section 9314a the following new item:CommentsClose CommentsPermalink