NOAA Circular 02-03 Issued: April 15, 2002

SUBJECT:  Realignment - Acquisition and Grants Office,
          Office of Finance and Administration

TO:       Office of the Under Secretary
          Assistant Administrators
          Office of Marine and Aviation Operations
          Office of Finance and Administration
          Administrative Support Centers


Effective April 21, 2002, the Acquisition and Grants Office, 
Office of Finance and Administration is realigned.  The 
Acquisition Management Division and its branches are abolished 
and four divisions are established aligned along customer lines.

The organization and related code structures are revised as 
follows:

						      MAIL
ORGANIZATION					      ROUTING	
   CODE              ORGANIZATION TITLE     	      CODE    

  AJF000        Acquisition and Grants Office            OFA6 
  AJF200        Grants Management Division               OFA62
  AJF210        Grants Operations Branch                 OFA621
  AJF300        NWS Acquisition Management Division      OFA63
  AJF400        NESDIS Acquisition Management Division   OFA64
  AJF500        NOS/NMFS/OAR Acquisition Management      OFA65
                  Division
  AJF600        OFA/External Customers Acquisition       OFA66
                   Management Division

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               ORGANIZATION CODE CONVERSION

 NOAA				   NOAA				 
 CODE    PERSONNEL SYSTEM CODE 	   CODE    PERSONNEL SYSTEM CODE

 ESTABLISH
 AJF300  54-06-06-0003             AJF500  54-06-06-0005
 AJF400  54-06-06-0004             AJF600  54-06-06-0006

 ABOLISH

 AJF010  54-06-06-0000-01          AJF130  54-06-06-0001-03
 AJF100  54-06-06-0001             AJF140  54-06-06-0001-04
 AJF110  54-06-06-0001-01          AJF150  54-06-06-0001-05
 AJF120  54-06-06-0001-02


  /S/  4/15/02
Helen M. Hurcombe
Acting Deputy Chief Administrative Officer