This is a single opportunity for five years under the Department of the Interior Experienced Services Program, Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2022, Part Division G, Section 111, Public Law 117-103, The Bipartisan Infrastructure Law (Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act), Public Law 117-5 8. Program
activities will be carried out under a variety of authorizations that allow the USGS to serve the American people including:
Organic Act of March 3, 1879 (43 U.S.C.
31 et seq.); The National Climate Program Act of 1978 (15 U.S.C 2901-2908); Energy Policy Act of 1992 (30 U.S.C.
1028); National Park Service Organic Act of 1916 (16 U.S.C.
17 et seq.); Mining and Minerals Policy Act of 1970 (30 U.S.C.
21(a)); Water Resources Development Act of 1992 (33 U.S.C.
1271); and Safe Drinking Water Act Amendments of 1996 (42 U.S.C.
300(f) et seq.).
A more extensive list of authorizations can be found at the USGS Office of Budget, Planning and Integration (BPI) website.