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TABLE EXECUTIVE ORDERS 'ISSUED PURSUANT TO THE FIRST AND

SECOND WAR POWERS ACTS

FIRST WAR POWERS ACT (55 STAT. 838; 50 U. S. C., APP. 601-622)

No.

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Subject

Page

1047 1053 1054

1078

1086 1088 1089 1094 1095 1098 1101 1103

1104 1121 1121 1125 1129 1131

1941 8985 Dec. 19 Office of Censorship; establishment, functions and duties... 8098 Dec. 20 Foreign exchange transactions, amendment of prior order as omeded. (Hong Kong). 2001 Dec. 27 War Department, Navy Department and U. S. Maritime Commission authorized to

exercise the powers described in Title II of Act to expedite prosecution of war effort, 1942 9023 Jan. 14 Contract regulations extended to Treasury, Agricalture, Federal Works Agency, Panama

Canal, Government Printing Office, National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics. 9054 Feb. 7 War Shipping Administration; establishment, functions and duties defined.. 9055 Feb. 10 | Interior Department, contract regulations extended to....... 9058 Feb. 12 Tennessee Valley Authority, contract regulations extended to........... 9085 Feb. 23 Agriculture Department, certain agencies consolidated within.. 9070 Feb. 24 National Housing Agency, established by consolidation of certain agencies and functions 9071 Feb. 24 Federal Loan Agency, functions transferred to Department of Commerce.... 9079 Feb. 28 Public Health Service, certain bospitals made available lor care of Insane persons.. 9082 Feb. 28 Army of the United States, reorganization and transfer of functions witbin the War

Department. 9083 Feb. 28 Maritime functions, redistribution of..... 9095 Mar. 11 Alien Property Custodian, ofice establisbed.... 0098 Mar. 12 Navy Department and Neval Service, reorganization of.. 9103 Mar. 18 Statistical Information; control, publication and use.. 9112 Mar. 28 Contract financing... 0116 Mar. 30 Contract regulations extended to Office of Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, Civil

Aeronautics Administration, National Housing Agency, Veterans' Administration,

Federal Communications Commission. 0126 Apr. 8 Hydrographic Ofic transferred from Bureau of Navigation to Chief of Naval Operations. 917 Apr. 10 Defense contractors, agencies designated to inspect plants and audit books...... 9128 Apr. 13 Board of Economic Warfaro, additional functions and duties..... 9133 Apr. 14 Civilian Conservation Corps motor repair shops transferred to War Department. 9139 Apr. 18 War Manpower Commission, establishment...... 9142 Apr. 21 Alien Property Custodian, certain functions, etc., transferred from Justice Department.. 9148 Apr. 27 Credit Union functions, transferred from Farm Credit Administration to Federal De

posit Insurance Corporation.... 0176 May 29 Registration of foreign agents, functions transferred from Secretary of State to Attorney

General.. 9177 May 80 Authority to make emergency purchases of war materials abroad conferred on certain

officials. 9131 Jano 11 | Alaska, administration of Federal government services by Alaska War Council. 9182 June 13 Office of War Information, established by consolidation of certain agencies... 9193 July 6 Allen Property Custodian Omae, establishment order ame nded.. 9194 July 7 Navy Department, acquisition and disposal of real estate, functions transferred to Chiel

of Bureau of Yards and Doobs..... 9198 July 11 Merchant Marine training functions, transfer to War Shipping Administration. 9204 July 21 | Fisbery Coordination, Office of, establishment... 9219 Aug. 11

Scientiac Research and Dovelopment, Office of. contract regulations. 9221

Aug. 13 Federal Prison Lodastries, Loc., contract regulations. 9232 | Aug. 20 Work Projects Administration, Sample Surveys Section, functions transferred to Bureau

of the Census. 9233 Ang. 22 Board of Economic Warfare, contract regulations... 9235 Aug. 31 Ellective utilization of Government supplies and equipment.. 9241 Sept. 1 Ofico of Strategic Services, contract regulations..... 92H Sept. 16 War Shipping Administration, establishment order amended.. 9215 Sept. 16 U. 8. Commissioner to the Philippinas, functions transferred to Secretary of Interior.. 9216 Sept. 17 Rudber program coordination and control..... 9247 | Sept. 17 War Manpower Commission, transfer of certain employment service and training func

tions to. 9253 Oct. 9 | Immigration and Naturalization Service, contract regulations. 9202 Nor. 5 Secretary of Navy, additional functions, etc., defined. 9284 Nov. 3 Commerce Department, contract regulations..... 9263 Nov. 11 Treasury Department contracts for architectural and engineering sorvices, limitation

fixed fees modified.

1137 1138 1139 1141 1145 1148

1150

1165

1166

1167

1169 1174

1178 1184 1188 1192 1193

1203 1203 1200 1208 1209 1210 1210 1211

1219 12223 123 1225

Tables of Presidential Documents

TABLE 4-EXECUTIVE ORDERS ISSUED PURSUANT TO THE FIRST AND

SECOND WAR POWERS ACTS Continned

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122

1942 9279 Dec. 5 Manpower mobilization; Saloctivo Servico Systom transferred to War Manpower Com

1241

1249 1252

1253

1259

1299 1280 1202

mission. 9287 Dec. 24 Council National Defense, cortain functions transferred to Secretary of Interior.

1943 9288 Jan. 30 Contracts and Purchases, reports of..... 9300 Feb. 8 Lnterdepartmental Committee to consider cases of subversivo activity on part of Federal

employees, establishment. 9302 Feb. 9 | Internal Rovenuo, Commissioner of, transfer of certain functions relating to taxes and

penalties imposed for violations of the National Probibition Act. 9310 Mar. 6 Defenso Health and Wolfaro Services, Ofico of, transfer of nutrition functions to Depart

ment of Agriculture. 9312 Mgr. 9 War Information, onico of, foreign information activities defined.... 9315 Mar. 15 Secretary of Agriculture, transfer of certain functions from the President to..... 9322 Mar. 20 Food Production and Distribution Administration, centralizing and delegating autbority

with respect to. 9325 Apr. 7 Alion Property Custodian, Omco of, payment of expense of the.. 9327 Apr. 7 Congested Production Arons, providing for the more effective handling of governmental

problems in. 9323 Apr. 8

Wages, Prices, and Salarlos; stabilization ol... 9330 Apr. 16 Ofico for Emergency Managoment, certain central administrativo services transferred

from, 9334 | Apr. 19 War Food Administration, establishment..... 9336 Apr. 24 Financing arrangements to facilitate the prosecution of the war authorized..... 93.38 Apr. 29 Federal Security Agency, functions of Omce of Defense Health and Welfare Services trans

ferred to. 8339

Apr. 29 Givl Air Patrol transferred to War Department, trom Ofice of Civilian Defenso.... 8313 May 19 Certain lands on Government Island, California, to the Navy Department; transfer ol

jurisdiction and control over. 8347 May 27 War Mobilization, Omico ol, established..

1205 1206

1207

1273 1274 1275

1275 1273

1281 1138 1140

Executive Orders Issaed Parsuant to the First and Second War Powers Acts

TABLE 4-EXECUTIVE ORDERS ISSUED PURSUANT TO THE FIRST AND

SECOND WAR POWERS ACTS Continued

SECOND WAR POWERS ACT (56 STAT. 176; 50 U. S. C., APP. 631-645a)

No.

Date

Subject

Page

14 1151 1151 1135 1167

1167

1942 9127 | Apr. 10 Delease contractors, agencies designated to inspect plants and audit books. 9129 Apr. 13 Maritimo Commission authorized to acquire and dispose of property. 0188 Apr, 17 Maynisitioning of property required for prosecution of the war.. 9150 Apr. 28 National Housing Agency autborized to acquire and dispose of property. 9152 Apr. 29 Census reports, directions and regulations... 9157 May 9 Secretary of Commerce to make available records, schedules, reports, returns, etc.. 0178 May 30 Hellam program of Interior Department, Secretary authorized to acquire and dispose of

property. 9179 June 5 Federal Works Agency, Commissioner of Public Roads autborized to acquire and dispose

of property. 9188 June 27 Federal Works Administrator authorized to acquire and dispose of property.... 0194 July 7 Navy Department, acquisition and disposal of real estate, functions transferred to Chiel

of Bureau of Yards and Docks. 8211 Aug. 1 Once for Emergency Management, Division of Central Administrative Services author.

ized to acquire and dispose of property. 9217. Aug. 7 Reconstruction Finance Corporation authorized to acquire and dispose of property.. 9218 | Aug. 11 Scientific Research and Development, Omce of, authorized to acquire and dispose of

property. 9244 Sept. 16 War Shipping Administration, establishment order amended... 9249 Oct. 1 Secretary of Agriculture authorized to acquire and dispose of property....... 9280 Dec. 5 Food program, control to be exercised by Secretary of Agriculture..

1171 1178

1190

1192 1192

1209
1213
1234

1043
Mar. 25 Attorney General suthorized to acquiro and dispose of property.

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EXECUTIVE ORDERS:

A Brief History of Their Use and the

President's Power to Issue Them

HUGH C. KEENAN
Legislative Attorney
American Law Division

Revised February 26, 1974
GROVER S. WILLIAMS

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IV. Numbered Executive Orders by Presidents

A. General
B. Abraham Lincoln
C. Andrew Johnson
D. Ulysses S. Grant
E. Rutherford B. Hayes
F. James A. Garfield
G. Chester A. Arthur
H. Grover Cle ve land
I. Benjamin Harrison
J. Grover Cleveland
K. William McKinley
L. Theodore Roosevelt
M. William H. Taft
N. Woodrow Wilson
O. Warren G. Harding
P. Calvin Coolidge
Q. Herbert Hoover
R. Franklin D. Roosevelt
S. Harry S. Truman
T. Dwight D. Eisenhower
U. John F. Kennedy
V. Lyndon B. Johnson
W. Richard M. Nixon

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