Chapter 02 - Definitions

4.0201 Applicability of Definitions.

The definitions set out in this chapter apply…

4.0202 Abandonment of position.

“Abandonment of position” means failure of an…

4.0203 Accrued leave.

“Accrued leave” means leave earned by an empl…

4.0204 Accumulated leave.

“Accumulated leave” means unused leave remain…

4.0205 Acting appointment.

“Acting appointment” means a temporary appoin…

4.0206 Administration.

“Administration” means that activity of manag…

4.0207 Administrative authority.

Administrative authority, applicable only to…

4.0209 Agency.

“Agency” means an office, department, or othe…

4.0210 Annual leave.

“Annual leave” means authorized absence from…

4.02100 Permanent employee.

“Appeal” means response by an individual to a…

4.02101 Personnel management.

“Appointing authority” means the person lawfu…

4.02102 Position.

“Apprenticeship” means a comprehensive progra…

4.02103 Position description.

“Areas of training” is a term used to include…

4.02104 Post-training.

“ASG” means American Samoa Government, as doe…

4.02105 Preassignment training.

“Assembled examination” means an examination…

4.02106 Preemployment training.

“Basic salary rate” means the dollar amount o…

4.02107 Preference eligible.

“Basic training”, as part of induction, means…

4.02108 Premium payment.

“Board” means the pennel advisory board, whic…

4.02109 Probationary period.

“Bumping” means the replacement of an incumbe…

4.0211 Appeal.

“Career service” means that system of personn…

4.02110 Program.

“Certificate of eligibles” means the official…

4.02111 Promotion.

“Certification” means the process by which th…

4.02112 Public administration.

“Class” means the identification of a positio…

4.02113 Rating.

“Compensatory time” means time off in lieu of…

4.02114 Reassignment.

“Competitive personnel action” means a type o…

4.02115 Reduction-in-force.

“Conference leadership” means the art of plan…

4.02116 Reduction in salary.

“Conflict of interest” means a situation in w…

4.02117 Refresher training.

“Contagious disease” means a disease requirin…

4.02118 Register.

“Contract specialist” means a person who has…

4.02119 Reinstatement.

“Cooperative education plan” means training i…

4.0212 Appointing authority.

“Course of study” means a training plan havin…

4.02120 Related training.

“Demotion” means change of an employee from a…

4.02121 Remedial training.

“Department” means an entity of the Executive…

4.02122 Resignation.

“Desirable qualifications” means the levels o…

4.02123 Resources.

“Detail” means the temporary assignment of an…

4.02124 Retraining.

“Director” means the director of the office o…

4.02125 Reversion.

“Disabled veteran” means an individual who ha…

4.02126 Salary range.

“Dismissal” means the termination of employme…

4.02127 Screening committee.

“Education” means the formal impartation or a…

4.02128 Selecting authority.

“Educational counseling” means the act of con…

4.02129 Selective certification.

“Elevation” means restoration of an employee…

4.0213 Apprenticeship.

“Eligible” means an applicant whose name is o…

4.02130 Seminar.

“Emergency appointment” means an appointment…

4.02131 Sick leave.

“Employee” means any individual employed in t…

4.02132 Skill training.

“Employee development” means all planned, sup…

4.02133 Standard workday.

“Employee relations” means the contacts and r…

4.02134 Standard workweek.

“Excepted service” means elective positions;…

4.02135 Supervisor.

“Executive development” means a plan for the…

4.02136 Suspension.

“Executive ungraded positions” means those po…

4.02137 Temporary employment.

“First-Line supervision” means that level of…

4.02138 Termination.

“Followup training” means attention given to…

4.02139 Training aids.

“Full biweekly pay period” means as follows:…

4.0214 Areas of training.

“Full-time employment” means regularly schedu…

4.02140 Training committee.

“Grievance” means an employee’s expressed fee…

4.02141 Training plan.

“Holidays” means days set aside to celebrate…

4.02142 Training policy.

“Human relations” means the integration of ma…

4.02143 Training timetable.

“Human relations training” means the developm…

4.02144 Transfer.

“Incentive awards” means recognition for empl…

4.02145 Trial service period.

“Induction training” means in-service trainin…

4.02146 Tuition.

“In-service training” means training provided…

4.02147 Unassembled examination.

“Institute” is sometimes applied to full-time…

4.02148 Veteran.

“Internship” means a position or assignment t…

4.02149 Work simplification.

“Intervening salary steps” means all incremen…

4.0215 ASG.

“Job analysis” means:(1) the process of break…

4.0216 Assembled examination.

“Job code” means an eight-digit code designat…

4.0217 Basic salary rate.

“Job cost” means the cost arrived at by metho…

4.0218 Basic training.

“Job evaluation” means a comprehensive determ…

4.0219 Board.

“Job family” means a group of related series…

4.0220 Bumping.

“Job rotation” means the procedure of moving…

4.0221 Career Service.

“Job standard” means the level of performance…

4.0222 Certificate of eligibles.

“Journeyman” means an individual who has serv…

4.0223 Certification.

“Leave without pay” means authorized absence…

4.0224 Class.

“Leave with pay” means authorized absence fro…

4.0225 Compensatory time.

“Leave year” means the period beginning with…

4.0226 Competitive personnel action.

“Lecture” means a method of teaching in which…

4.0227 Conference leadership.

“Line”, in a private or public business organ…

4.0228 Conflict of interest.

“Line responsibility” means the ultimate resp…

4.0229 Contagious disease.

“Management” refers to the processes of plann…

4.0230 Contract specialist.

“Manpower” means the number of men and women…

4.0231 Cooperative education plan.

“Maternity leave” means approved absence beca…

4.0232 Course of study.

“Medical certificate” means a written stateme…

4.0233 Demotion.

“Minimum qualifications” means the training,…

4.0234 Department.

“Mockup” means a working model, usually natur…

4.0235 Desirable qualifications.

“Morale” is not a single concept; rather, it…

4.0236 Detail.

“Motion study” means the study of body motion…

4.0237 Director.

“Motivation” is applied to an inner urge that…

4.0238 Disabled veteran.

“Noncompetitive personnel action” means a typ…

4.0239 Dismissal.

“Nonstandard workweek” means irregular or ind…

4.0240 Education.

“Off-site training” means in-service training…

4.0241 Educational counseling.

“On-the-job training” means in-service traini…

4.0242 Elevation.

“Orientation training”, as part of induction,…

4.0243 Eligible.

“Out-service training” means training provide…

4.0244 Emergency appointment.

“Overtime” means work performed in excess of…

4.0245 Employee.

“Part-time employment” means work of regularl…

4.0246 Employee development.

“Pay adjustment” means a change in the rate o…

4.0247 Employee relations.

“Performance rating” means the formal process…

4.0248 Excepted service.

“Performance standard” means the measure of t…

4.0249 Executive development.

“Periodic increment date” means the date esta…

4.0250 Executive ungraded positions.

“Permanent employee” means an employee appoin…

4.0251 First-Line supervision.

“Personnel management” means:(A) the utilizat…

4.0252 Followup training.

“Position” means a group of duties and respon…

4.0253 Full biweekly pay period.

“Position description” means a written descri…

4.0254 Full-time employment.

“Post-training” means training given after en…

4.0255 Grievance.

“Preassignment training” means in-service tra…

4.0256 Holidays.

“Preemployment training” means the training g…

4.0257 Human relations.

“Preference eligible” means a U.S. citizen or…

4.0258 Human relations training.

“Premium payment” means wage payment over and…

4.0259 Incentive awards.

“Probationary period” means the trial period…

4.0260 Induction training.

“Program” means:(1) a plan or scheme of admin…

4.0261 In-service training.

“Promotion” means a change of an employee fro…

4.0262 Institute.

“Public administration” means the activities…

4.0263 Internship.

“Rating” means the act of classifying accordi…

4.0264 Intervening salary steps.

“Reassignment” means movement of an employee…

4.0265 Job analysis.

“Reduction-in-force” means a separation from…

4.0266 Job code.

“Reduction in salary” means placement of an e…

4.0267 Job cost.

“Refresher training” means training for emplo…

4.0268 Job evaluation.

“Register” means a list of eligible names est…

4.0269 Job family.

“Reinstatement” means appointment of an emplo…

4.0270 Job rotation.

“Related training” means instruction which is…

4.0271 Job standard.

“Remedial training” means training given to e…

4.0272 Journeyman.

“Resignation” means a voluntary separation fr…

4.0273 Leave without pay.

“Resources” is a term often used by managemen…

4.0274 Leave with pay.

“Retraining” means training given an employee…

4.0275 Leave year.

“Reversion” means voluntary or involuntary mo…

4.0276 Lecture.

“Salary range” means a sequence of minimum, i…

4.0277 Line.

“Screening committee” consists of three ASG o…

4.0278 Line responsibility.

“Selecting authority” means the authority to…

4.0279 Management.

“Selective certification” means the certifica…

4.0280 Manpower.

“Seminar” means an advanced study group with…

4.0281 Maternity leave.

“Sick leave” means absence from duty because…

4.0282 Medical certificate.

“Skill training” means development of a facil…

4.0283 Minimum qualifications.

“Standard workday” means an assigned eight- h…

4.0284 Mockup.

“Standard workweek” means 40 hours divided in…

4.0285 Morale.

“Supervisor” means any individual having subs…

4.0286 Motion study.

“Suspension” means an enforced absence withou…

4.0287 Motivation.

“Temporary employment” means employment durin…

4.0288 Noncompetitive personnel action.

“Termination” means separation from employmen…

4.0289 Nonstandard workweek.

“Training aids” means any material or device…

4.0290 Off-site training.

“Training committee” means a committee author…

4.0291 On-the-job training.

“Training plan” means a method or scheme for…

4.0292 Orientation training.

“Training policy” means a statement defining…

4.0293 Out-service training.

“Training timetable” means a form which lists…

4.0294 Overtime.

“Transfer” means movement of a permanent empl…

4.0295 Part-time employment.

“Trial service period” means a six-month tria…

4.0296 Pay adjustment.

“Tuition” means payment of appropriated funds…

4.0297 Performance rating.

“Unassembled examination” means an examinatio…

4.0298 Performance standard.

“Veteran” means an individual who has served…

4.0299 Periodic increment date.

“Work simplification” means a management tech…