Federal Vacancies Reform Act
Information about the temporary filling of vacant executive positions that require presidential appointment with Senate confirmation.
Search Federal Vacancies for Current Administration
- Position Title
- Date vacancy reported to GAO
- Vacancy Identification Number
- Quick View for more detailed vacancy information
Search Federal Vacancies for Prior Administrations
Vacancy information for prior administrations is provided below. Each file contains the following information for that administration:
- the vacant positions,
- the acting officials,
- the nominees.
Barack H. Obama Administration Vacancies (ZIP, 38 KB)
George W. Bush Administration Vacancies (ZIP, 43 KB)
William J. Clinton Administration Vacancies (ZIP, 10 KB)
Tip: Each position has a unique Vacancy Identification Number which may be used to match vacancies with acting officials and nominees.
Reminder: Results include only vacancy information that federal departments and agencies have actually submitted to GAO. For this reason, the results may not be complete or the most up-to-date information regarding those vacancies.
Tip: Use the Vacancy Identification Number if you contact GAO about a particular vacancy.