The Museum shall have a Director who shall be appointed by the Secretary, taking into consideration individuals recommended by the Council.
The Director shall manage the Museum subject to the policies of the Board of Regents.
The Secretary may appoint two additional employees to serve under the Director, except that such additional employees may be appointed without regard to the provisions of title 5 governing appointments in the competitive service.
The employees appointed by the Secretary under subsection (b) of this section may be paid without regard to the provisions of chapter 51 and subchapter III of chapter 53 of title 5 relating to classification of positions and General Schedule pay rates.
(Pub. L. 108–184, §6, Dec. 16, 2003, 117 Stat. 2679.)
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