Archived Director's Orders
Division of Policy and Directives Management

Archived Director's Orders

Number Date Subject Disposition Disposition
Date
11  04/18/85  Intra-Service NEPA Planning and Documentation - Environmental Action Memorandum (EAM) 

Superseded by 550 FW 3  03/29/96 
14  07/16/87  Redelegation of Authority (Personnel, Contracting and General Services, Engineering, Safety and Security, Information Resources Management, Budget and Finance) 

Superseded by 033 FW 1 - 16  12/20/96 
19  12/05/88  Termination of the Issuance of U.S. Deputy Game Warden Commissions 

Expired  06/30/96 
21  04/03/89  Increases in Approval Authority and Review Threshold for Automated Data Processing and Data Telecommunications Acquisitions 

Expired  03/31/96 
24  07/17/89  Acceptance of Donations of Money and Personal Property 

Superseded by 033 FW 8 and 12  12/20/96 
27  04/18/90  Issuance of Permits to Kill Depredating Migratory Birds at Fish Cultural Facilities 

Superseded by 724 FW 6  07/18/05 
32  11/16/90  Redelegation of Authority - Paid Advertising for Recruitment Purposes 

Superseded by 033 FW 1  12/20/96 
34  06/21/91  Deposit of Migratory Bird Treaty Act Fines, Penalties, and Funds from Sales of Forfeited Property into the North American Wetlands Conservation Fund 

Expired  03/30/96 
42  03/25/92  Existing Manuals, Handbooks, and Other Directives 

Amend.15 12/31/07    PDF 
Amend.13 12/31/05    PDF 
Amend.14 12/31/06    PDF 
Expired  12/31/07 
43  03/27/92  Covenants Not to Sue for Natural Resource Damages: Documentation and Participation in Negotiation and Investigation 

Expired  12/31/08 
51  08/21/92  Interim Acquisition Policy Establishing a Servicewide Affirmative Procurement Program 

Superseded by 303 FW 1-7  12/30/96 
62  08/13/93  Certifying IRS Eligibility of Required Quarters Occupants 

Superseded by 371 FW 3  06/28/96 
67  03/30/94  Flood Response Policy 

Expired  03/29/96 
71  04/18/94  Membership in Community Organizations 

Expired  03/31/97 
72  05/16/94  Responsibilities and Delegations of Authority for Native Endangered and Threatened Species Take and Interstate Commerce Recovery Permits 

Superseded by DO 143  04/26/02 
75  05/20/94  Reassignment of the Division of Budget 

Revoked by DO 91  06/10/96 
76  05/20/94  Redelegation of Authority for the Review and Approval of Level I Preacquisition Contaminants Surveys 

Superseded by 341 FW 3  06/28/96 
77  05/31/94  Direction of Settlement Monies from Criminal Cases 

Expired  03/31/96 
78  07/25/94  Health and Physical Fitness Activities: Use of Appropriated Funds, Use of Duty Time/Excused Absence 

Superseded by 304 FW 2  01/30/96 
79  10/13/94  Reassignment of the Division of Policy and Directives Management, Office of Safety and Health, and Aircraft Management 

Expired  09/17/04 
80  08/25/94  Authority to Approve Special Achievement Awards 

Revoked by DO 92  06/07/96 
81  10/05/94  Delegation of Authority to Sponsor, Select Sites for, and Travel to Conferences 

Superseded by 033 FW 2  12/20/96 
83  11/13/94  Reassignment of the Office of Training and Education 

Superseded by 024 FW 1  03/22/96 
84  01/24/95  Migratory Bird and Eagle Permits: Program Reassignment, Review Committee 

Superseded by 724 FW 1  08/06/03 
86  08/18/95  Revision of Personnel Property Accountability Control Procedures 

Superseded by 310 FW 1-8  06/14/96 
87  09/21/95  Reassignment of Duck Stamp Office 

Expired  09/17/04 
88  10/13/95  Establishment of an Oversight Committee for the National Education Training Center 

Superseded by 024 FW 1  03/22/96 
89  12/16/95  Redelegation of Authority - Removal of Official Government Identification and Markings on Administrative Vehicles 

Expired. See 41 CFR 101-34.195(m)  12/31/96 
90  05/17/96  Inclusion of Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN) or Employer Identification Number (EIN) on Orders and Contracts 

Expired  12/31/09 
91  06/10/96  Reassignment of the Division of Budget 

Superseded by 020 FW 1  06/17/96 
92  06/07/96  Interim Awards Policy 

Superseded by 224 FW 3-6  11/29/01 
93  12/05/96  Fish/Wildlife Forensics Lab 

Expired  09/17/04 
94  01/31/97  Use of Private Sector Temporary Services 

Expired  12/31/07 
95  05/14/97  Membership in Community Organizations 

Expired  09/17/04 
96  08/18/97  Use of Child Safety Locking (Gun Lock) Devices 

Superseded by 241 FW 11  12/11/07 
97  11/25/97  Redelegation of Authority - Space 

Superseded by 370 FW 2  08/19/98 
98  11/25/97  Procedures and Contractual Instruments for Habitat Development Projects on Private Lands or Under the North American Programs 

Expired  12/31/11 
99  12/02/97  Delegation of Authority for Classification and Staffing at the GS-14 Level 

Superseded by DO 133  05/30/01 
100  05/05/98  Health and Fitness Program (Wellness Program) for Law Enforcement Officers 

Superseded by 223 FW 8  11/08/00 
101  07/20/98  Plain Language in Fish and Wildlife Service Documents 

Superseded by 116 FW 1  01/24/06 
102  08/14/98  Congressional Requests for Documents and Records 

Superseded by 282 FW 3  02/27/06 
103  09/14/98  Electronic Mail and Management of Electronic Records 

Superseded by 270 FW 9  07/23/08 
104  10/21/98  Delegation of Authority - Natural Resource Damage Assessment and Restoration Activities 

Superseded by DO 177  10/04/04 
105  10/02/98  Centralized Library of Servicewide Policies 

Superseded by 125 FW 1  11/28/01 
106  11/05/98  Unsung Hero Award Program 

Expired  09/17/04 
107  12/22/98  Serving as an Officer in an Outside Organization 

Superseded by 212 FW 4  03/28/01 
108  03/12/99  Reimbursable Agreements Between State Departments of Transportation and the Fish and Wildlife Service for Transportation Planning Activities 

Superseded by 267 FW 1  05/04/00 
110  04/29/99  Inclusion of Ecosystem Approach Concept 

Expired  09/30/03 
111  05/12/99  Information Collection Approval Process 

Superseded by 281 FW 4 and 5  02/03/00 
112  05/17/99  Requirements for Reviewing, Approving and Updating Appraisals 

Expired  09/17/04 
113  05/26/99  Professional Liability Insurance 

Superseded by 228 FW 1  05/03/07 
114  06/25/99  Settlement Agreements of Equal Employment Opportunity Complaints and Personnel Action 

Superseded by DO 123  05/16/00 
115  07/07/99  Credit Hours 

Superseded by 226 FW 1  12/17/03 
116  10/12/99  Wilderness Stewardship Training 

Superseded by 610 FW 1-5  11/07/08 
117  12/03/99  Domestic Partner Assistance Program 

Expired  12/31/13 
118  12/10/99  Approval of Outside Employment With a Prohibited Source 

Superseded by 212 FW 5  04/03/03 
119  12/02/99  Employee Recognition and Incentives Program 

Superseded by DO 133  05/30/01 
121  03/20/00  Volunteer Monetary Awards 

Superseded by 150 FW 3  12/15/03 
122  05/01/00  Fitness Center Membership Fees 

Superseded by 228 FW 3  05/03/07 
123  05/16/00  Settlement Agreements for Equal Opportunity Complaints, Personnel Actions, and Conflict Resolution Program 

Superseded by DO 134  06/03/01 
124  05/31/00  Requirements for Reviewing, Approving, and Updating Appraisals 

Expired  09/17/04 
125  07/12/00  Wilderness Review and Evaluation 

Expired  09/17/04 
126  07/24/00  Fish and Wildlife Service Presidential Management Intern Program 

Superseded by 223 FW 9  03/13/02 
127  09/01/00  National Environmental Policy Act Compliance Checklist 

Expired  09/30/08 
128  09/06/00  Habitat-Based Impact Assessment Training 

Expired  09/30/08 
129  09/14/00  Federal Aid Grant Audit Resolution 

Superseded by 417 FW 4  08/23/04 
131  12/20/00  Applicability of the Migratory Bird Treaty Act to Federal Agencies and the Requirement for Permits 

Superseded by 724 FW 2  08/06/03 
132  01/18/01  National Wildlife Refuge System Mission, Goals, and Purposes 

Superseded by 601 FW 1  07/26/06 
133  05/30/01  Personnel Delegations of Authority 

Amend.TEXT OF ENTIRE DIRECTOR'S ORDER     PDF 
Expired  06/30/11 
134  05/29/02  Settlement Agreements Resulting from Equal Opportunity Actions, Personnel Actions, and the Conflict Resolution (CORE) Program 

Superseded by 061 FW 4  09/23/08 
136  07/10/01  Burned Area Emergency Stabilization and Rehabilitation 

Expired  09/30/07 
137  07/23/01  Delegation of Authority - Actual Subsistence Expenses 

Superseded by 265 FW 6  12/10/09 
138  08/07/01  Ozone Depleting Substances Phase-Out Plan 

Superseded by 561 FW 1  12/26/02 
140  11/09/01  Disciplinary Actions for Misuse of Government Credit Cards 

Superseded by DO 149  04/03/03 
141  02/12/02  Disciplinary Action for Unauthorized Activities in the Course of Scientific Studies or Investigations 

Expired  03/31/08 
142  04/08/02  Nonretaliation Against Small Entities 

Superseded by 205 FW 1  02/21/06 
143  04/26/02  Responsibilities and Delegations of Authority for Native Endangered and Threatened Species Permits 

Superseded by 730 FW 1  06/24/14 
144  05/07/02  Greening the Service through Environmental Leadership 

Superseded by 565 FW 1  04/28/10 
145  08/01/02  Customer Service Excellence Awards 

Expired  09/30/05 
146  09/12/02  Joint Venture Administration 

Superseded by 721 FW 6  08/24/05 
148  12/23/02  Coordination and Cooperative Work with State Fish and Wildlife Agency Representatives on Management of the National Wildlife Refuge System 

Superseded by 601 FW 7  08/25/08 
149  04/03/03  Disciplinary Actions for Misuse or Nonpayment of Government-Issued Charge Cards 

Expired  06/30/07 
150  04/18/03  Payment of Federal Employees Health Benefits Program Premiums for Employees Called to Active Duty 

Superseded by 228 FW 5  08/23/07 
151  06/30/03  Load Securement when Transporting Heavy and Light Duty Equipment 

Superseded by 243 FW 1  04/01/04 
152  07/01/03  Allowable Recreational Activities and Related Facilities on Federal Assistance Lands 

Superseded by 522 FW 21  08/18/06 
153  07/08/03  Expenditures in Support of the 2003 Centennial of the National Wildlife Refuge System 

Expired  09/30/05 
156  07/17/03  Budget Changes in Federal Assistance Grants 

Superseded by 522 FW 23  05/22/06 
157  08/13/03  Service Financial Accounting Policy for Property, Plant, and Equipment and Stewardship Assets 

Superseded by DO 174  07/29/04 
158  09/04/03  Compiling an Administrative Record 

Superseded by 282 FW 5  03/02/07 
159  09/16/03  Delegation of Authority - Competitive Sourcing Official Duties 

Superseded by 033 FW 16  02/13/06 
161  11/25/03  Nonmonetary Recognition 

Expired  03/01/09 
163  01/16/04  Delegation of Authority - Sales of Land Purchased Pursuant to Lahontan Valley Water Rights Acquisition Program 

Expired  04/02/08 
164  04/08/05  Migratory Bird Conservation Fund - Minimally Restrictive Conservation Easement Acquisition Policy 

Superseded by 341 FW 6  12/15/08 
165  02/17/04  Attendance at Department of Defense Schools in Guam and Puerto Rico 

Superseded by 228 FW 6  08/28/07 
166  03/11/04  Authority for Manager, California/Nevada Operations Office 

Superseded by Director's Order 192  12/20/07 
167  03/11/04  Allowable Commercial Activities and Related Facilities on Federal Assistance Lands 

Superseded by 522 FW 22  08/18/06 
168  03/11/04  Program Income from Federal Assistance Grants 

Superseded by 522 FW 19  12/19/05 
169  03/29/04  Delegation of Authority - Fish Passage Project Funds 

Superseded by 710 FW 1  02/21/06 
170  04/08/05  Land and Water Conservation Fund/North American Wetland Conservation Act Minimally-Restrictive Conservation Easement Acquisition Policy 

Superseded by 341 FW 6  12/15/08 
171  05/21/04  Field Station Support of Construction Inspection 

Superseded by 360 FW 4  11/22/04 
172  06/09/04  Responsibilities of Federal Agencies to Protect Migratory Birds in Accordance with Executive Order 13186 

Superseded by 720 FW 2  12/21/06 
173  07/27/04  Use of Department of the Interior (DOI) Wildland Firefighter Standardized Position Descriptions 

Expired  09/30/08 
174  07/29/04  Plant, Property, and Equipment Financial Management Guidance Handbook 

Superseded by 260 FW 7  11/29/06 
175  09/17/04  Useful Life of Capital Improvements Funded by Federal Assistance Grants 

Superseded by 522 FW 18  12/20/05 
176  09/29/04  Environmental Cleanup Liability (ECL) Reporting 

Superseded by 260 FW 6  05/01/08 
177  10/04/04  Natural Resource Damage Assessment and Restoration - Delegation of Authority and Guidelines for Preparing Fund Requests and Recordkeeping 

Expired  12/31/08 
178  09/28/04  Establishment and Use of Land Value as Match 

Superseded by 522 FW 24  05/22/06 
179  09/28/04  Determiining Approval and Effective Dates for Federal Assistance Grants 

Superseded by 522 FW 25  05/22/06 
180  11/18/04  Financial Planning Services 

Superseded by 228 FW 4  05/03/07 
181  12/07/04  Lifting the Biweekly Pay Cap 

Superseded by 225 FW 7  07/19/10 
182  12/22/04  Loss of Control and Disposal of Real Property 

Superseded by 522 FW 20  12/19/05 
183  05/20/05  Working with Friends Organizations and Cooperating/Interpretive Association Sales Outlets and Book Stores 

Superseded by 633 FW 1 - 4  04/04/14 
184  06/20/05  Use of Federal Assistance Funds for Operation and Maintenance of Land and Water Conservation Fund Projects 

Superseded by Amendment 1, 522 FW 7  03/02/07 
185  09/29/05  Compliance with Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1993, when Acquiring Electronic and Information Technology 

Superseded by 270 FW 4  09/28/11 
186  09/30/05  Delegation of Authority - Approval of Leased Space 

Superseded by 370 FW 3  12/02/09 
187  11/14/05  Performance-Based Awards 

Superseded by 224 FW 4  02/17/11 
189  04/07/07  Delegation of Authority - Unauthorized Commitments of $100,000 or Less 

Superseded by 301 FW 6  10/28/08 
190  04/26/07  Fish Advisories in National Wildlife Refuges, Wetland Management Districts, and National Fish Hatcheries 

Expired  10/31/08 
191  09/21/07  Authority to Waive Dual Compensation Reduction in Support of Wildland Firefighting Operations 

Expired  12/31/07 
192  12/20/07  Renaming the California/Nevada Operations Office (CNO) to Region 8 

Expired  08/06/12 
193  02/28/08  Fish and Wildlife Service Wireless Implementation 

Superseded by 270 FW 5  09/01/09 
195  10/17/08  Delegation of Authority to Conduct Large Fire Cost Reviews 

Expired  10/31/11 
196  12/10/08  Publishing Scientific Articles in the Journal of Fish and Wildlife Management, North American Fauna, and Publication Outlets External to the Service 

Superseded by 117 FW 1  01/26/10 
197  12/16/08  Use of Standard Position Descriptions 

Superseded by 225 FW 1  08/05/09 
198  12/24/08  Legacy Associate Program 

Expired  06/30/10 
200  04/29/10  Reemployment of Civilian Retirees under the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2010 

Expired  10/28/14 
201  04/29/10  Procedure for Establishing a Natural Resource Damage Assessment Project Number 

Expired  10/31/11 
202  07/29/10  Requirements for Acquiring Refuge Law Enforcement Officer Dress Uniform 

Expired  08/30/10 
204  05/25/12  Discontinuance of the Trigger Finger/Retention Style Holster for Refuge Law Enforcement Officers 

Expired  08/23/12 
207  05/07/13  Acceptance of Equivalent Federal Training to Meet Mandatory Requirements 

Superseded by 231 FW 3  12/16/14 

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