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Executive Order 10555--Establishing a seal for the President's Committee on Employment of the Physically Handicapped

Source: The provisions of Executive Order 10555 of Aug. 23, 1954, appear at 19 FR 5515, 3 CFR, 1954-1958 Comp., p. 202, unless otherwise noted.

Cross reference: See Executive Order 12640 of May 10, 1988, which reestablished the Committee as the President's Committee on Employment of People With Disabilities.

WHEREAS the Chairman of the President's Committee on Employment of the Physically Handicapped has caused to be made and has recommended that I approve a seal for The President's Committee on Employment of the Physically Handicapped, the design of which accompanies and is hereby made a part of this order, and which is described as follows:

On a light blue disk an American bald eagle with wings displayed and inverted, standing upon a spur gear issuing from base all proper. On an encircling dark blue band edged with gold the inscription "THE PRESIDENT'S COMMITTEE ON EMPLOYMENT OF THE PHYSICALLY HANDICAPPED." in gold letters.

AND WHEREAS it appears that such seal is of suitable design and appropriate for establishment as the official seal of the President's Committee on Employment of the Physically Handicapped:

NOW, THEREFORE, by virtue of the authority vested in me as President of the United States, I hereby approve such seal as the official seal of The President's Committee on Employment of the Physically Handicapped.


Editorial note: An illustration of the seal, which was attached to and made a part of Executive Order 10555, is printed in 3 CFR, 1954-1958 Comp., p. 202.


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