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If not, please explain. 4. Identify the HR functions that have been decentralized to line agencies. [Recruitment, Selection, Classification, Compensation, Performance Appraisal, Employee Relations, RIFs, Outsourcing, Other] 6. To what extent have labor-management relations—and the influence of employee unions—changed over recent years? Management of the Civil Service 1. Has a senior executive service been created in your state? If so, how many employees are affected? 2. Has the governor’s power of appointment expanded or contracted?

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