Officer or Employee of an Agency [Education] Law and Legal Definition

According to 34 CFR 82.105 (k) [Title 34 – Education; Subtitle A -- Office of the Secretary, Department of Education; Part 82 -- New Restrictions on Lobbying; Subpart A – General], the term officer or employee of an agency includes “the following individuals who are employed by an agency:

(1) An individual who is appointed to a position in the Government under title 5, U.S. Code, including a position under a temporary appointment;

(2) A member of the uniformed services as defined in section 101(3), title 37, U.S. Code;

(3) A special Government employee as defined in section 202, title 18, U.S. Code; and,

(4) An individual who is a member of a Federal advisory committee, as defined by the Federal Advisory Committee Act, title 5, U.S. Code appendix 2.”