Publications

Presidential Transition Guide

January 17, 2018

Publication Type: Research and Publications

Publication Topic: Presidential Transition

Publication Tags: Appointments,Ethics,Historical,Policy,Transition Management,White House

Presidential Transition Guide

The Partnership’s comprehensive guide to the activities required during the transition. This updated guide, produced in collaboration with The Boston Consulting Group, features detailed outlines of the transition practices, archival materials from past transitions, and recommendations for a successful presidential transition.

The Vacancies Act: Frequently Asked Questions

November 1, 2017

Publication Type: Research and Publications

Publication Topic: Presidential Transition

Publication Tags: 2016,Donald Trump,Laws and Regulations,White House

The Vacancies Act: Frequently Asked Questions

The Federal Vacancies Reform Act of 1998 aims to encourage the president to fill the critical leadership positions requiring Senate confirmation ( so-called PAS positions) by limiting the amount of days someone can serve in those roles in an acting capacity. So who can fill a vacant PAS position? How long can an acting official...