Page images
PDF
EPUB

TITLE 3—THE PRESIDENT
Tables:

Table 1-Proclamations.
Table 2-Executive orders.
Table 3Presidential documents other than Proclamations and Executive orders.
Table 4-Executive orders issued pursuant to the First and Second War Powers

Acts.
Table 5–Public land orders.
Table 6-Possession and control of certain facilities.
Table 7-Presidential documents affected by documents published during the

period covered by this Supplement.
Index to Presidential documents.
Subtitle B—Presidential documents:

Chapter I-Proclamations.
Chapter II-Executive orders.
Chapter IV-Reorganization plans.
Chapter IX-Designations of officials.

[blocks in formation]

823 1043 1127 1475 1587 1851 1975 2047 2283 2303

2715 Feb. 1 Cotton, short harsh or rough; imposing quota on imports..
2716 Feb. 12 Red Cross Month, 1947..
2717 Feb. 14 Arms, ammunition and implements of war; enumeration,
2718 Mar. 1 "I Am An American Day", 1947.
2719 Mar. 7 Army Day and Army Week, 1947.
2720 Mar. 17 Pan American Week, 1947.-
2721 Mar. 21 Cancer Control Month, 1947.
2722 Mar. 27 Copyright extension: France..
2733 Apr. 2 National Farm Safety Week, 1947
2724 Apr. 4 Closed area under the Migratory Bird Treaty Act-Florida.
2725 Apr. 7 Amending the Proclamations of March 6 and March 9, 1933, and the Executive order

of March 10, 1933, to exclude from their scope member banks of the Federal Reserve

System. 2726 Apr. 8 Child Health Day, 1947. 2727

Apr. 11 Mother's Day, 1947, 2728 Apr. 11

National Maritime Day, 1947. 2729 Apr. 24

Copyright extension: New Zealand. 2730 May 1 Migratory Birds and Game Mammals; amendment of regulation. 2731 May 27 Flag Day, 1947. 2732 May 31 Revocation of Proclamation No. 2412, relating to the control of vessels in territorial

2343 2343 2431 2431 2643 2975 3555

waters of the United States 2733 June 3 Six Rivers National Forest-California. 2734 June

9 Supplemental quota on imports of extra long-staple cotton. 2735

June 28 Free importation of timber, lumber, and lumber products. 2736 July 2 John Paul Jones Bicentennial Day, 1947. 2737 July 10 Air Force Day, 1947 2738

July 31 Drug amidone an opiate... 2739 July 31 Migratory Birds and Game Mammals; amendments of regulations. 2740 Aug. 6 Extension of time for renewing trade-mark registrations: Switzerland. 2741 Aug. 6 Extension of time for renewing trade-mark registrations: United Kingdom of Great

Britain and Northern Ireland. 2742 Aug 14 Fire Prevention Week, 1947. 2743 Aug. 15 National Guard Day, 1947. 2744 Aug. 21 Migratory Birds and Game Mammals; amendment of regulations relating thereto. 2745 Aug. 27 National Employ the Physically Handicapped Week, 1947. 2746 Sept. 20 Palestine; suspension of tonnage duties.. 2747 Sept. 27 | Migratory Birds and Game Mammals; amendment of regulations.

3583 3647 3827 4235 4303 4623 5269 5269 5377

5377 5563 5563 5687 5807 6345 6115

[blocks in formation]

2748 2749 2750 2751 2752 2753 2754 2755

2756 2757 2758 2759 2760

Oct.

1 Closed area under the Migratory Bird Treaty Act-Illinois.
Oct. 6 Columbus Day, 1947..
Oct. 8 General Pulaski's Memorial Day, 1947
Oct. 23 Convening the Congress.
Oct. 28 Migratory Birds and Game Mammals; amendment of regulations.
Oct. 29 Armistice Day, 1947..
Nov. 10 Extension of time for renewing trade-mark registrations: France
Nov, 10 Extension of time for renewing trade-mark registrations: The Netherlands.
Nov. 10 Thanksgiving Day, 1947.
Nov. 28 Terminating the suspension of Title II of the Sugar Act of 1937.
Dec. 2 Closed area under the Migratory Bird Treaty Act-Florida
Dec. 5 Extension of time for renewing trade-mark registrations: Finland
Dec. 9 Canton Island; extension of period for establishment of adequate shipping service and

deferring extension of coastwise laws..
Dec. 10 Bill of Rights Day, 1947.
Dec. 16 Carrying out general agreement on tariffs and trade concluded at Geneva, October

30, 1947
Dec. 23 Granting pardon to certain persons convicted of violating the selective Training and

Service Act of 1940 as amended..
Dec. 24 Termination of trade agreement proclamations..

6521 6613 6677 6941 7045 7065 7381 7381 7413 8011 8039 8223

8239 8331

2761 2761A

8863

2762

8731 8866

2763

[blocks in formation]

133

9818 9819

205

9820

206

9821

207 217

9822 9823

[blocks in formation]

9829

Jan. 7 Philippine Alien Property Administration established and defining its functions..
Jan. 10 Appointment of the members and the alternate member of a military tribunal estab-

_lished for the trial and punishment of major war criminals in Germany.
Jan. 11 Housing Expediter; functions segregated from the functions of the National Housing

Administrator.
Jan. 11 Amending Executive Order No. 9070 of February 24, 1942, consolidating the housing

agencies and functions of the government into the National Housing Agency.
Jan. 13 Certain Finnish merchant vessels; disposal to former owners..
Jan. 24 Designating public international organizations entitled to enjoy certain privileges,

exemptions, and immunities.
Jan. 28 | Amending Executive Order 9154 of May 1, 1942, authorizing certain exclusions from

the operation of the Civil Service Retirement Act of May 29, 1930, as amended
Jan. 30 Enlisted men; amending Executive Order No. 9386 of October 15, 1943, prescribing

regulations governing the granting of allowances for quarters and subsistence.
Jan. 31 Snyder, Honorable A. Cecil; designated as Acting Judge of the District Court of the

United States for Puerto Rico..
Feb, 21 Appointment of the members and the alternate member of a military tribunal estab-

lished for the trial and punishment of major war criminals in Germany.
Feb. 21 Surplus Property Office of the Department of the Interior transferred to the War

Assets Administration.....
Feb. 21 United States Atomic Energy Commission; extension of the provisions of Executive

Order No. 9177 of May 30, 1942, thereto.
Feb. 24 Civil Service Rules amended and providing for Federal personnel administration...
Feb. 24 Board of War Communications abolished.
Feb. 25 Reciprocal Trade Agreements Program; prescribing procedures for administration..
Mar. 7 Income, excess-profits, declared value excess-profits, and capital stock tax returns;

inspection by Federal Trade Commission...
Mar. 20 Regulations governing the payment of expenses of transportation of civilian officers

and employees transferred incident to the return of departmental functions to the

seat of Government.
Mar. 21 Employees' Loyalty Program in the executive branch of the Government; prescribing

procedure for administration.
Mar. 22 Veterans' Emergency Housing Program; vesting certain functions and authority in

the Housing Expediter...
Mar. 27 Foreign Service and other Government agencies; regulations governing the transfer of

leave
Mar. 28 Grand Trunk Western Railroad Co., Pere Marquette Railway Co., Wabash Rail-

road Co., Ann Arbor Railroad Co., and certain of their employees; creation of an

emergency board to investigate disputes.... Apr. 14

Federal Works Administrator; transferring certain functions, powers, and duties

relating to the Grand River Dam Project (PWA Docket Oklahoma 1097-P-DS)... Apr. 22 Amending Executive Order No. 9492, governing non-military and non-naval transpor.

tation on Army and Navy air transports...

9830 9831 9832 9833

1259 1259 1363 1363

1643

9834

1883

9835

1935

9836

1939

9837

2067

9838

2107

9839

2447

9840

2619 tions of the President with respect to alien property located in Philippines. 9877 July 26 | Functions of the Armed Forces.

[blocks in formation]

Apr. 23
Apr. 23

2645 2646

2763

2765

2799

3027 3047 3059 3071

3103 3167

3183

3211

3239

3239

N. P.

3331 3583

3585

3555 3557

3557

9841

Termination of the Office of Temporary Controls. 9842

Conduct of certain litigation arising under wartime legislation 9813 Apr. 25 | Republic of China; authorizing the Secretary of the Navy to transfer certain vessels

and material and to furnish certain assistance thereto. 9844 Apr. 28 Designating the United States Mission to the United Nations and providing for its

direction and administration.... 9845 Apr. 28

Holding of State or local offices by Federal officers and employees; amendment of Exec

utive Order No. 9 of January 17, 1873, relating thereto.
9846
May 5

Aeriale rights by personnel of the Army, Navi Marine Corp Sul09, 1942, prescrib-
National Guard; amendment of Executive Order No. 9195

ing regulations relating thereto....
9847 May 6 Liquidation of the Solid Fuels Administration for War.
9848 May 8 Disposal of certain foreign merchant vessels..
9849 May 9 Alaska Railroad, Department of the Interior; suspension of eight-hour law as to work.
9850 May 10 Glider Alights by personnel of the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard;

amendment of Executive Order No. 9460 of August 7, 1944, prescribing regulations. 9831

May 13 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway; addition of certain land.. 9852 May 15 Appointment of a member of a military tribunal for the trial and punishment of major

war criminals in Germany. 9853 May 15 Commissioned officers of the Coast and Geodetic Survey on duty outside the con

tinental United States or in Alaska; regulations governing the payment of actual

and necessary expenses, or per diem in lieu thereof. 9854 May 16 Phoenix Indian School Reserve at Phoenix, Arizona; transfer of a portion to the con.

trol and jurisdiction of the Veterans' Administration... 9855 May 16 | Bingham & Garfield Railway Company and certain of its employees; creating an

emergency board to investigate . Jispute. 8856 May 19 Sampler, Samuel M.; appointment to a position in the classified service without

regard to Civil Service Rules. 9857 May 22 “An Act to provide for Assistance to Greece and Turkey"; regulations for carrying

out the provisions of the act... 9857A May 27 Medal for Merit. 9857B May 27 Amendment of Executive Order No. 9734 of June 1946, establishing the President's

Certificate of Merit.. 2858 May 31 Appointment of the members and the alternate member of a military tribunal es

tablished for the trial and punishment of major war criminals in Germany.. 98.59 May 31 Revoking Executive Order No. 9196 of July 9, 1942.. 9860 | May 31 Territory of Hawaii; restoring certain land and granting an easement in certain other

land... 9861 | May 31 Territory of Hawaii; restoring certain lands of the Fort Armstrong Military Reserva

tion to use thereof. 9862 May 31 American Mission for Aid to Greece and the American Mission for Aid to Turkey;

providing for the transfer of personnel thereto.. 1863 May 31 | Designating public international organizations entitled to enjoy certain privileges,

exemptions and immunities. 9864 May 31 Regulations for carrying out the provisions of the Joint Resolution entitled "Joint

Resolution Providing for Relief Assistance to the People of Countries Devastated

by War" 9865 June 14 Providing for the protection abroad of inventions resulting from research financed by

the Government.. 9866 June 14 Designation of officers to act as Secretary of the Interior. 9867 June 23 Amending Executive Order No. 9492, as amended, prescribing regulations governing

non-military and non-naval transportation on Army and Navy air transports.. 1868 June 24 Appointment of members of a military tribunal established for the trial and punish

ment of major war criminals in Germany.
9869 June 30 Enlisted personnel of the Navy, the Coast Guard, the Naval Reserve, and the Coast

Guard Reserve; amendment of Executive Order 9744B of June 29, 1946, prescribing
regulations governing the furnishing of clothing in kind or payment of cash allows

ances in lieu thereof.
9870 July 8 Regulations pertaining to the granting of and accounting for certain foreign service

allowances and allotments.
9871 July 8 Enlisted men of the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard; regulations

governing the granting of allowances for quarters and subsistence, and per diem
allowances to members of such services and Coast and Geodetic Survey and Public

Health Service on duty outside the continental United States or Alaska.
9872 July 15 Amendment of Executive Order No. 7658, restoring to the Territory of Hawaii a

portion of the Fort De Russy Military Reservation.. 9873 July 16 Transferring to the American Battle Monuments Commission the functions of the

War Department pertaining to the administration of the Mexico City National

Cemetery. 9874 July 18 Southern Pacific Company (Pacific Lines), the Northwestern Pacific Railroad Com

pany, and the San Diego & Arizona Eastern Railway Company, and certain of their

employees; creation of an emergency board to investigate disputes. 9875 July 18 Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands; providing an interim administration. 9876 July 24 Authorizing the Philippine Alien Property Administrator to perform certain funo

3558

3558

3559

3559

3907 3909

4087

4135

4255

4531

4531

4747

4777

4837 4837 } 4981 5005

[blocks in formation]

5249

5273

5297

5325

3417

5481 5517

5583

5689

5723 5743

5831 5971

6229

6345

N. P. 6353

N. P.

6565

9878 ) July 31 Terminal Railroad Association of St. Louis and certain of its employees; creation of

an emergency board to investigate a dispute... 9879 July 31 Honorable Borinquen Marrero,

designated as Acting Judge of the District Court of the United States for Puerto Rico. 9880 Aug. 1 River Terminal Railway Company and certain of its employees; creation of an emer

gency board to investigate dispute. 9881 Aug. 4 Discontinuing the Palmyra Island Naval Airspace Reservation and the Palmyra

Island Naval Defensive Sea Area. 9882 Aug. 7 Appointment of the members of a military tribunal established for the trial and punish

ment of major war criminals in Germany. 9883 Aug. 11 Revoking Executive Order No. 9172 of May 22, 1942, establishing a panel for the crea

tion of emergency boards for the adjustment of railway labor disputes. 9884 Aug. 13 Restoring certain land to the jurisdiction of the Territory of Hawaii.. 9885 Aug. 18 Designation of the Assistant Secretaries of Commerce and the Solicitor of Commerce

to act as Secretary of Commerce.. 9886 Aug. 22 Nor nilitary and non-naval transportation on Army and Navy air transports;

amending Executive Order No. 9492, as amended, prescribing regulations.; 9887 Aug. 22 Designating public international organizations entitled to enjoy certain privileges,

exemptions, and immunities.... 9888 Aug. 26 Canal Zone; suspending certain statutory provisions relating to employment. 9889 Aug. 28 Restricting competition to veterans in examinations for the position of Substitute

Railway Postal Clerk. 9890 Sept. 6 Amending Executive Order No. 6783 creating the Quetico-Superior Committee. 9891 Sept. 15 Railway Express Agency, Inc., and certain of its employees; creating an emergency

board to investigate a dispute..-9892 | Sept. 20 Fish and Wildlife Service designated as the agency responsible for the enforcement

of the Sockeye Salmon Fishery Act of 1947 9893) Sept. 20 Gladden, Mrs. Charlotte; authorizing the Civil Service Commission to confer a com

petitive status without compliance with the competitive provisions of the Civil

Service Rules.. 9894 Sept. 23 Discontinuing the San Clemente Island Naval Defensive Sea Area.. 9895 Sept. 30 Exemption of certain officers of the Executive Branch of the Government from com

pulsory retirement for age. 9896 Oct. 2 Display of the flag of the United States at half-mast to honor the return of World

War II dead from overseas.. 9897 Oct. 10 Public Health Service; amendments to regulations relating to commissioned officers

and employees... 9898 Oct. 14 Suspension of the eight-hour law as to laborers and mechanics employed by the De

partments of the Army and the Air Force on certain public works. 9899 Oct. 15 Atlanta & West Point Railroad Company and the Western Railway of Alabama and

certain of their employees; creation of an emergency board to investigate a dispute. 9900 Oct. 21 Railway Express Agency, Inc., and certain of its employees; creation of an emergency

board to investigate a dispute... 9901 Oct. 25 Davis, James P; appointed Director, Division of Territories and Island Possessions,

Department of the Interior, as Administrator of the Puerto Rico Reconstruction

Administration 9902 Nov. 1 Establishing a seal for the Department of the Air Force. 9903 Nov. 12 Termination of duty-free admission of war materials purchased by certain agencies 9904 Nov. 13 Amending paragraph 8 of Executive Order No. 9635 of September 29, 1945, prescribing

the order of succession of officers authorized to act as Secretary of the Navy 9905 Nov. 13 Designating the membership of the National Security Resources Board and defining

the functions, duties and authority of the Chairman of the Board.. 9906 Nov. 18 Revocation of Executive Order No. 7165 of August 29, 1935, relating to the prepara

tion and publicity of decisions in respect of overassessments of income, profits, estate,

and gift taxes allowed in excess of $20,000. 9907 Dec. 2 Excusing Federal employees from duty one-half day on December 24, 1947. 9908 Dec. 5 Reservation of source material in certain lands owned by the United States. 9909 Dec. 9 Exempting the District Court of the United States for Puerto Rico and the Depart

ment of Justice from making the reports provided for by section 49b (2) of the OT

ganic Act of Puerto Rico, as amended... 9910 Dec. 16 Georgia Railroad and the Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen and Enginemen;

creation of an emergency board to investigate dispute. 9911 Dec. 19 Designating the International Cotton Advisory Committee as a public international

organization entitled to enjoy certain privileges, exemptions, and immunities 9912 Dec. 24 Establishing the Interdepartmental Committee on Scientific Research and Develop

ment. 9913 Dec. 26 Terminating the Office of Scientific Research and Development and providing for

6705

6781

6781

6869

6965 7153 7413

7613

7613

7799 8059 8223

8291

8439

8719

the completion of its liquidation 9914

Dec. 26 Providing for the administration of the Foreign Aid Act of 1947. 9915 Dec. 30 Delegating to the Secretary of Agriculture the authority vested in the President by

section 4 (b) of the Joint Resolution approved December 30, 1947..

8799

8799 8867

8875

Table 3-PRESIDENTIAL DOCUMENTS OTHER THAN PROCLAMATIONS AND

EXECUTIVE ORDERS

Date

Subject

12 F.R. page

1947 July 1Reorganization Plan 1 of 1947: President and Department of Justice, Department of Treasury,

Department of Agriculture, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, War Assets Adminis.

tration... July 27 Reorganization Plan 3 of 1947: Housing and Home Finance Agency, Home Loan Bank Board,

Federal Housing Administration, Public Housing Administration, National Housing Council. Nov. 1

Order: Tigbe E. Woods designated to serve as Acting Housing Expediter..

4534

4981 7265

Table 4-EXECUTIVE ORDERS ISSUED PURSUANT TO THE FIRST AND

'SECOND WAR POWERS ACT
First War Powers Act (55 Stat. 838; 50 U.S.C., Sup., 601–622)

Yo.

Date

Subject

12 F.R. page

1947

133

9818 2828

1215

1259

9836

Jan.

7 | Philippine Alien Property Administration established and defining its functions.
Feb. 21 Surplus Property Office of the Department of the Interior transferred to the War

Assets Administration..
Feb. 21 United States Atomic Energy Commission; extension of the provisions of Executive

Order No. 9177 of May 30, 1942 thereto..
Mar. 22 Veterans' Emergency Housing Program vesting certain functions and authority in

the Housing Expediter..
Apr. 14 Grand River Dam Project (PWA Docket Oklahoma 1097-P-DS); transferring to the

Federal Works Administrator certain functions, powers, and duties relating

thereto....
Apr. 23

Termination of the Office of Temporary Controls.
Apr. 23 Conduct of certain litigation arising under wartime legislation..

1939

9839

9841 9812

2447 2645 2646

Table 4-EXECUTIVE ORDERS ISSUED PURSUANT TO THE FIRST AND

SECOND WAR POWERS ACTS
Second War Powers Act (56 Stat. 176; 50 U.S.C., App, Sup., 631-645a)

[blocks in formation]

Veterans' Emergency Housing Program; vesting certain functions and authority in

the Housing Expediter....
Termination of the Office of Temporary Controls..

9841

Apr. 23

1939 2645

Table 5-PUBLIC LAND ORDERS NOTE: For the full text of Public Land Orders and for table showing Public Land Orders affected by documents published during the period covered by this Supplement, see Appendix to Title 43, Chapter I, infra.

[blocks in formation]

17 July 21 Alaska, air-navigation site withdrawal No. 179..

19 Aug. 4 Alaska, enlarging air-navigation site withdrawal No. 149. Sre footnote at end of table.

E.O. 8344, 8540,

8655. E.O. 3825, 8596.

494

« PreviousContinue »