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Executive Order 13023

Issued by William J. Clinton on Wednesday 6 November 1996


Amendments to Executive Order 12992, Expanding and Changing the Name of the President's Council on Counter-Narcotics

Federal Register, Volume 61 Issue 218 (Friday, November 8, 1996)

[Federal Register Volume 61, Number 218 (Friday, November 8, 1996)]
[Presidential Documents]
[Pages 57767-57768]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 96-28938]




                        Presidential Documents 



Federal Register / Vol. 61, No. 218 / Friday, Novemer 8, 1996 / 
Presidential Documents

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Title 3--
The President

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                Executive Order 13023 of November 6, 1996

                
Amendments to Executive Order 12992, Expanding 
                and Changing the Name of the President's Council on 
                Counter-Narcotics

                By the authority vested in me as President by the 
                Constitution and the laws of the United States of 
                America, including section 301 of title 3, United 
                States Code, and in order to change the name of the 
                ``President's Council on Counter-Narcotics'' to the 
                ``President's Drug Policy Council'' and to make the 
                Secretaries of the Interior, Agriculture, Health and 
                Human Services, Housing and Urban Development, 
                Education, Veterans Affairs, and the Assistant to the 
                President for Domestic Policy, permanent members of the 
                Council, it is hereby ordered as follows:

                Section 1. The Council established by Executive Order 
                12992 shall henceforth be called the ``President's Drug 
                Policy Council.''

                Sec. 2. Section 1 of Executive Order 12992 is amended 
                by deleting ``President's Council on Counter-
                Narcotics'' and inserting ``President's Drug Policy 
                Council'' in lieu thereof.

                Sec. 3. Section 2 of Executive Order 12992 is amended 
                to read as follows:

                ``Sec. 2. Membership. The Council shall comprise the:

                    (a) President, who shall serve as Chairman of the 
                Council;
                    (b) Vice President;
                    (c) Secretary of State;
                    (d) Secretary of the Treasury;
                    (e) Secretary of Defense;
                    (f) Attorney General;
                    (g) Secretary of the Interior;
                    (h) Secretary of Agriculture;
                    (i) Secretary of Health and Human Services;
                    (j) Secretary of Housing and Urban Development;
                    (k) Secretary of Transportation;
                    (l) Secretary of Education;
                    (m) Secretary of Veterans Affairs;
                    (n) Representative of the United States of America 
                to the United Nations;
                    (o) Director of the Office of Management and 
                Budget;
                    (p) Chief of Staff to the President;
                    (q) Director of National Drug Control Policy;
                    (r) Director of Central Intelligence;
                    (s) Assistant to the President for National 
                Security Affairs;
                    (t) Counsel to the President;
                    (u) Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff;
                    (v) National Security Advisor to the Vice 
                President; and

[[Page 57768]]

                    (w) Assistant to the President for Domestic Policy.

                As applicable, the Council shall also comprise such 
                other officials of the departments and agencies as the 
                President may, from time to time, designate.''

                    (Presidential Sig.)

                THE WHITE HOUSE,

                     November 6, 1996.

[FR Doc. 96-28938
Filed 11-7-96; 8:45 am]
Billing code 3195-01-P


Citation: 61 FR 57767
Amends: EO 12992, March 15, 1996
 

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