Monday, February 1, 2016 Chapter Summary Conditions of employment for persons appointed to in the Excepted Service. This publication includes the Chapter, Implementing Guidance and Procedures and the related Transmittal Sheets. View Issuances Related to this Chapter Back to the Electronic- District Personnel Manual (E-DPM) Attachment(s): Transmittal No. 226 Chapter 9 Excepted Service Transmittal Sheet No. 158, Chapter 9 II Implementing Guidance and Procedures [PDF] This document is presented in Portable Document Format (PDF). A PDF reader is required for viewing. Download a PDF Reader or learn more about PDFs.