Presidential Transition Timeline

Federal Agencies
April 2016


Prepare materials to give to the incoming transition team and new administration (January–November 1)
Receive guidance from NARA outlining appropriate records-management guidelines for incoming and departing appointees (January–April)
Receive guidance from OPM on submitting an inventory of all agency positions that may be filled by noncompetitive appointment, for compilation in the Plum Book (March–April)