Implementing Directives [Administrative Personnel] Law and Legal Definition

According to 5 CFR 9701.103 [Title 5 -- Administrative Personnel; Chapter XCVII -- Department of Homeland Security Human Resources Management System (Department of Homeland Security -- Office of Personnel Management); Part 9701 -- Department of Homeland Security Human Resources Management System; Subpart A -- General Provisions], implementing directives means “directives issued at the Departmental level by the Secretary or designee to carry out any policy or procedure established in accordance with this part. These directives may apply Departmentwide or to any part of the Department as determined by the Secretary at his or her sole and exclusive discretion.”