Re: Geordi's Authority
I kind of thought that as long as Picard and Riker were aboard Geordi had near total control of Engineering, and Data while in Engineering would be under Geordi's command. But if either Picard or Riker were off ship, Data position is Acting First Officer and makes his position higher than Geordi's.
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