The Marketing and Regulatory Programs Business Services unit of USDA's Marketing and Regulatory Programs (MRP) provides resource management and administrative services to support the objectives of the three MRP agencies--the Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS), the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS), and the Grain Inspection, Packers and Stockyards Administration (GIPSA).
MRPBS has several divisions which address a variety of employee and customer needs:
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AD-287-2, Recommendation & Approval of Awards (form revised 12/12)
Updated, HRDG 4630, Absence and Leave, Section D subsection b, Washington, D. C. Metro Area Emergency Dismissal and Closure Procedures
Updated HRDG 4630, Absence and Leave, Section I, Home Leave, Home Leave Determinations Chart