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February 20, 1958
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Approved For Release 2001/03/30DP76-00183000300010128-1 . DIARY NOTES 25X1A 25X1A9a DDS 20 February 1958 25X1A9a d to discuss I met with f agents are included in the question raised by General Cabell and Kirk as t o WRY fgents our personnel ceiling. The history of this seems to be that in either 1953 or 1954 we were taken to task sleadi by the House Appropriations Committee because ~~ staour ff budget ~~~rinsp:rojectsinor ou ng.mil- (At this time we did not include staff agents itary people.) After consultations with the Committee and its Staff it was agreed that we would in the future include in the budget basis. employees with which an employer/em- ployee relationship existed on a permanent Consequently, we now include all staff employees, staff agents, and military per- sonnel in our ceiling. This arrangement was not, of course, intended to inhibit the use , but of commercial cover in any way. We ctl~mlua~~ staff en so?uunless .theij~ rector we would, in any case, have to include would be accomplished by wishes to permit the Agency to get larger, no useful purpose removing them from ceiling. If, on the other hand, commercial cover Is to bec expand- art b not a would nes ed, and, at the same time, officia~dao~ Stewa tcbelieves that whenpour flexible T/O sys~ ed, to remove them from ceiling. Go tem is implemented this problem will be taken care of automatically. wlc T Approved For Release 2001/03/30 : CIA-RDP76-00183R000300010128-1