THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
For Immediate Release December 23, 2000
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ADJUSTMENTS OF CERTAIN RATES OF PAY
By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the
laws of the United States of America, including the laws cited herein, it
is hereby ordered as follows:
Section 1. Statutory Pay Systems. The rates of basic pay or salaries
of the statutory pay systems (as defined in 5 U.S.C. 5302(1)), as adjusted
under 5 U.S.C. 5303(a), are set forth on the schedules attached hereto and
made a part hereof:
(a) The General Schedule (5 U.S.C. 5332(a)) at Schedule 1;
(b) The Foreign Service Schedule (22 U.S.C. 3963) at Schedule 2; and
(c) The schedules for the Veterans Health Administration of the
Department of Veterans Affairs (38 U.S.C. 7306, 7404; section 301(a) of
Public Law 102-40) at Schedule 3.
Sec. 2. Senior Executive Service. The rates of basic pay for senior
executives in the Senior Executive Service, as adjusted under 5 U.S.C.
5382, are set forth on Schedule 4 attached hereto and made a part hereof.
Sec. 3. Executive Salaries. The rates of basic pay or salaries for
the following offices and positions are set forth on the schedules attached
hereto and made a part hereof:
(a) The Executive Schedule (5 U.S.C. 5312-5318) at Schedule 5;
(b) The Vice President (3 U.S.C. 104) and the Congress (2 U.S.C. 31)
at Schedule 6; and
(c) Justices and judges (28 U.S.C. 5, 44(d), 135, 252, and 461(a)) at
Sec. 4. Uniformed Services. Pursuant to section 601 of Public Law
106-398, the rates of monthly basic pay (37 U.S.C. 203(a)) for members of
the uniformed services and the rate of monthly cadet or midshipman pay (37
U.S.C. 203(c)) are set forth on Schedule 8 attached hereto and made a part
Sec. 5. Locality-Based Comparability Payments. (a) Pursuant to
sections 5304 and 5304a of title 5, United States Code, locality-based
comparability payments shall be paid in accordance with Schedule 9 attached
hereto and made a part hereof.
(b) The Director of the Office of Personnel Management shall take
such actions as may be necessary to implement these payments and to publish
appropriate notice of such payments in the Federal Register.
Sec. 6. Administrative Law Judges. The rates of basic pay for
administrative law judges, as adjusted under 5 U.S.C. 5372(b)(4), are set
forth on Schedule 10 attached hereto and made a part hereof.
Sec. 7. Effective Dates. Schedule 8 is effective on January 1,
2001. The other schedules contained herein are effective on the first day
of the first applicable pay period beginning on or after January 1, 2001.
Sec. 8. Prior Order Superseded. Executive Order 13144 of December
21, 1999, is superseded.
WILLIAM J. CLINTON
THE WHITE HOUSE,
December 23, 2000.
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