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John F. Kennedy - 1961


Executive Order 10914
Providing for an expanded program of food distribution to needy families

  • Signed: January 21, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 639, January 24, 1961

Executive Order 10915
Amending prior Executive Orders to provide for the responsibilities of the Director of the Food-for-Peace Program

  • Signed: January 24, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 781, January 26, 1961
  • Amends: EO 10893, November 8, 1960; EO 10900, January 5, 1961
  • Amended by: EO 10973, November 3, 1961; EO 11963, January 19, 1977; EO 12148, July 20, 1979

Executive Order 10916
Inspection of income, estate, and gift tax returns by the Senate Committee on Government Operations

  • Signed: January 24, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 781, January 26, 1961

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Executive Order 10917
Abolishing certain committees on Government organization and management improvement

  • Signed: February 10, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 1239, February 14, 1961
  • Amends: EO 10072, July 29, 1949
  • Revokes: EO 10432, January 24, 1953

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Executive Order 10918
Establishing the President's Advisory Committee on Labor-Management Policy

  • Signed: February 16, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 1427, February 18, 1961
  • Revoked by: EO 11710, April 4, 1973

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Executive Order 10919
Creating an emergency board to investigate a dispute between the Pan American World Airways, Inc., and certain of its employees

  • Signed: February 17, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 1463, February 21, 1961
  • Amended by: EO 10926, March 18, 1961
  • Revoked by: EO 12553, February 25, 1986

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Executive Order 10920
Revoking Executive Order No. 10700 of February 25, 1957, as amended (Operations Coordinating Board)

  • Signed: February 18, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 1463, February 21, 1961
  • Revokes: EO 10700, February 25, 1957

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Executive Order 10921
Establishing a commission to inquire into a controversy between certain air carriers and certain of their employees

  • Signed: February 21, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 1553, February 24, 1961
  • Amended by: EO 10922, February 23, 1961

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Executive Order 10922
Amending Executive Order 10922 of February 21, 1961, establishing a commission to inquire into a controversy between certain air carriers and certain of their employees

  • Signed: February 23, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 1655, February 25, 1961
  • Amends: EO 10921, February 21, 1961

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Executive Order 10923
Creating an emergency board to investigate disputes between the Northwest Airlines, Inc., and certain of its employees

  • Signed: February 24, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 1699, February 28, 1961
  • Amended by: EO 10933, April 12, 1961
  • Revoked by: EO 12553, February 25, 1986

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Executive Order 10924
Establishment and administration of the Peace Corps in the Department of State

  • Signed: March 1, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 1789, March 2, 1961
  • See: EO 10893, November 8, 1960; EO 11603, June 30, 1971
  • Superseded by: EO 11041, August 6, 1962

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Executive Order 10925
Establishing the President's Committee on Equal Employment Opportunity

  • Signed: March 6, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 1977, March 8, 1961
  • Revokes: EO 10479, August 13, 1953; EO 10482, August 15, 1953; EO 10557, September 3, 1954; EO 10733, October 10, 1957
  • Amended by: EO 11114, June 22, 1963; EO 11162, July 28, 1964
  • Superseded by: EO 11246, September 24, 1965 (Committee abolished)
  • See: Memorandum of April 18, 1961 (Public Papers of the President, 1961, Item 137)

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Executive Order 10926
Amending Executive Order No. 10919, February 17, 1961, to extend the time within which the board created therein, to investigate a dispute between Pan American World Airways, Inc., and certain of its employees, shall report its findings to the President

  • Signed: March 18, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 2331, March 21, 1961
  • Amends: EO 10919, February 17, 1961
  • Revoked by: EO 12553, February 25, 1986

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Executive Order 10927
Abolishing the President's Committee on Fundraising Within the Federal Service and providing for the conduct of fundraising activities

  • Signed: March 18, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 2383, March 22, 1961
  • Revokes: EO 10728, September 6, 1957
  • Amended by: EO 12107, December 28, 1978
  • Revoked by: EO 12353, March 23, 1982

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Executive Order 10928
Abolishing the Committee on Government Activities Affecting Prices and Costs

  • Signed: March 23, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 2547, March 25, 1961
  • Revokes: EO 10802, January 23, 1959

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Executive Order 10929
Establishing a commission to inquire into a controversy between certain carriers and certain of their employees

  • Signed: March 24, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 2583, March 28, 1961
  • See: EO 10891, November 1, 1960; EO 10948, June 12, 1961
  • Amended by: EO 10991, February 6, 1962

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Executive Order 10930
Abolishing the Government Patents Board and providing for the performance of its functions

  • Signed: March 24, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 2583, March 28, 1961
  • Revokes in part: EO 10096, January 23, 1950
  • See: EO 9865, June 14, 1947

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Executive Order 10931
Amendment of section 1 of Executive Order No. 10673, establishing the President's Council on Youth Fitness

  • Signed: March 29, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 2677
  • Amends: EO 10673, July 16, 1956
  • Revokes: EO 10704, March 25, 1957; EO 10740, November 21, 1957; EO 10785, October 17, 1958
  • Revoked by: EO 11074, January 8, 1963

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Executive Order 10932
Modifying the exterior boundaries of certain National Forests in Illinois, Michigan, Missouri, and Wisconsin

  • Signed: April 7, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 3051, April 11, 1961 (correction, 26 FR 3265)
  • Modifies: Proc. 1844, July 30, 1928; Proc. 1931, January 16, 1931; Proc. 1932, January 27, 1931; Proc. 1938, February 12, 1931; Proc. 2035, March 2, 1933; Proc. 2061, November 13, 1933; Proc. 2218, December 31, 1936; Proc. 2219, December 31, 1936; Proc. 2313, November 25, 1938; Proc. 2319, January 11, 1939; Proc. 2336, May 11, 1939; Proc. 2357, September 6, 1939; Proc. 2362, September 11, 1939; Proc. 2363, September 11, 1939; EO 7359, May 5, 1936; EO 10374, July 15, 1952
  • See: Proc. 2060, November 13, 1933; Proc. 2220, January 11, 1937; Proc. 2318, January 3, 1939; Proc. 2384, January 31, 1940; EO 6886, October 27, 1934; EO 11028, June 9, 1962

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Executive Order 10933
Amending Executive Order No. 10923, February 24, 1961, to extend the time within which the board created therein, to investigate disputes between Northwest Airlines, Inc., and certain of its employees, shall report its findings to the President

  • Signed: April 12, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 3185, April 14, 1961
  • Amends: EO 10923, February 24, 1961
  • See: EO 11028, June 9, 1962
  • Revoked by: EO 12553, February 25, 1986

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Executive Order 10934
Establishing the Administrative Conference of the United States

  • Signed: April 13, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 3233, April 15, 1961
  • Conference submitted final report December 31, 1962, recommending that a permanent Conference by established.
  • See: Public Law 88-499; 5 U.S.C. 571

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Executive Order 10935
Inspection of income, excess-profits, estate, and gift tax returns by the Committee on Un-American Activities, House of Representatives

  • Signed: April 22, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 3507, April 25, 1961

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Executive Order 10936
Reports of identical bids

  • Signed: April 24, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 3555, April 26, 1961
  • Revoked by: EO 12430, July 6, 1983

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Executive Order 10937
Amendment of Executive Order No. 10472, establishing the National Agricultural Advisory Commission

  • Signed: May 3, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 3915, May 5, 1961
  • Amends: EO 10472, July 20, 1953
  • Revoked by: EO 11256, November 4, 1965

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Executive Order 10938
Establishing the President's Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board

  • Signed: May 4, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 3951, May 6, 1961
  • Revokes: EO 10656, February 6, 1956
  • Revoked by: EO 11460, March 20, 1969

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Executive Order 10939
To provide a guide on ethical standards to Government officials

  • Signed: May 5, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 3951, May 6, 1961
  • Revoked by: EO 11222, May 8, 1965

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Executive Order 10940
Establishing the President's Committee on Juvenile Delinquency and Youth Crime

  • Signed: May 11, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 4136, May 13, 1961
  • Revoked by: EO 11529, April 24, 1970

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Executive Order 10941
Designation of certain officers to act as Secretary of the Treasury

  • Signed: May 15, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 4277, May 17, 1961
  • Revokes: EO 10586, January 13, 1955
  • Revoked by: EO 11680, August 21, 1972

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Executive Order 10942
Amendment of Executive Order No. 10849, establishing a seal for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration

  • Signed: May 19, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 4419, May 23, 1961
  • Amends: EO 10849, November 27, 1959

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Executive Order 10943
Designating the Coffee Study Group as a public international organization entitled to enjoy certain privileges, exemptions, and immunities

  • Signed: May 19, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 4419, May 23, 1961
  • Revoked by: EO 12033, January 10, 1978

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Executive Order 10944
Creating an emergency board to investigate a dispute between the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company and other carriers and certain of their employees

  • Signed: May 19, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 4419, May 23, 1961
  • Revoked by: EO 12553, February 25, 1986

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Executive Order 10945
Administration of the Export Control Act of 1949

  • Signed: May 24, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 4487, May 25, 1961
  • Supersedes (export control provisions): Proc. 2413, July 2, 1940; EO 8900, September 15, 1941; EO 8982, December 17, 1941; EO 9361, July 15, 1943; EO 9380, September 25, 1943; EO 9630, September 27, 1945; EO 9919, January 3, 1948
  • Continued by: EO 11038, July 23, 1962
  • See: EO 11533, June 4, 1970; 50 U.S.C. App. 2021-2032
  • Note: This Executive order is no longer in effect; the Export Administration Act of 1969 is codified in the United States Code and EO 11533 regulates exports.

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Executive Order 10946
Establishing a program for resolving labor disputes at missile and space sites

  • Signed: May 26, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 4629, May 27, 1961
  • Revoked by: EO 11374, October 11, 1967

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Executive Order 10947
Inspection of income, excess-profits, estate, and gift tax returns by the House Committee on Public Works

  • Signed: June 12, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 5283, June 14, 1961

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Executive Order 10948
Establishing a commission to inquire into a controversy between certain carriers represented by the New York Harbor Carriers' Conference Committee and certain of their employees

  • Signed: June 12, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 5355, June 15, 1961
  • See: EO 10929, March 24, 1961

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Executive Order 10949
Creating a Board of Inquiry to report on a labor dispute affecting the maritime industry of the United States

  • Signed: June 26, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 5731, June 28, 1961
  • Amended by: EO 10951, June 29, 1961
  • Revoked by: EO 12553, February 25, 1986

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Executive Order 10950
Designating the Secretary of the Interior as the representative of the President to approve selections by the State of Alaska of public lands lying north and west of the National Defense Withdrawal Line

  • Signed: June 27, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 5787, June 29, 1961
  • See: Proc. 3269; unless 72 Stat. 339 was amended by January 3, 1984, this Executive Order would no longer be operating

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Executive Order 10951
Amending Executive Order No. 10949, June 26, 1961, to extend the time within which the Board of Inquiry created therein, to inquire into the issues involved in a labor dispute affecting the maritime industry, shall report to the President

  • Signed: June 29, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 5918, July 1, 1961
  • Amends: EO 10949, June 26, 1961
  • Revoked by: EO 12553, February 25, 1986

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Executive Order 10952
Assigning civil defense responsibilities to the Secretary of Defense and others

  • Signed: July 20, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 6577, July 22, 1961
  • Amends: EO 10773, July 1, 1958
  • See: Reorganization Plan No. 1 of 1958; EO 10958, August 14, 1961; EO's 10996-11005, February 16, 1962; EO 11589, April 3, 1971; EO 11725, June 27, 1973; Public Law 93-608, January 2, 1975 (88 Stat. 1971) sec. 2(3)
  • Amended by: EO 11051, September 27, 1962
  • Revoked by: EO 12148, July 20, 1979

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Executive Order 10953
Creating an emergency board to investigate a dispute between the Southern Pacific Company (Pacific Lines) and certain of its employees

  • Signed: July 20, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 6578, July 22, 1961
  • Revoked by: EO 12553, February 25, 1985

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Executive Order 10954
Amendment of Executive Order 10906, authorizing inspection of certain tax returns

  • Signed: July 26, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 6759, July 28, 1961
  • Amends: EO 10906, January 17, 1961
  • See: EO 10738, November 15, 1957
  • Revoked by: EO 12553, February 25, 1986

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Executive Order 10955
Administration of assistance in the development of Latin America and in the reconstruction of Chile

  • Signed: July 31, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 6967, August 3, 1961
  • Superseded by: EO 10973, November 3, 1961

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Executive Order 10956
Amendment of Executive Order No. 10841, relating to international cooperation under the Atomic Energy Act of 1954, as amended

  • Signed: August 10, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 7315, August 12, 1961
  • Amends: EO 10841, September 30, 1959

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Executive Order 10957
Assigning authority with respect to ordering persons and units in the Ready Reserve to active duty and with respect to the extension of enlistments and other periods of service in the Armed Forces

  • Signed: August 10, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 7541, August 15, 1961
  • See: EO 11058, October 18, 1962

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Executive Order 10958
Delegating functions with respect to civil defense stockpiles of medical supplies and equipment and food

  • Signed: August 14, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 7571, August 16, 1961
  • See: Reorganization Plan 1, 1958; EO 10530, May 10, 1954; EO 10952, July 20, 1961; EO 11725, June 27, 1973
  • Supersedes in part: EO 10773, July 1, 1958; EO 10902, January 9, 1961
  • Amended by: EO 11051, September 27, 1962
  • Revoked by: EO 11794, July 11, 1974

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Executive Order 10959
Authorizing the appointment of Mr. Maurice L. Kowal to a competitive position without regard to the civil service rules and regulations

  • Signed: August 17, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 7753, August 19, 1961

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Executive Order 10960
Amendment of Executive Order No. 10530, providing for the performance of certain functions vested in or subject to the approval of the President

  • Signed: August 21, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 7823, August 23, 1961
  • Amends: EO 10530, May 10, 1954
  • See: EO 10889, October 5, 1960
  • Superseded by: EO 11230, June 28, 1965

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Executive Order 10961
Providing procedures for the award of the National Medal of Science

  • Signed: August 21, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 7823, August 23, 1961
  • See: EO 10910, January 17, 1961
  • Revoked by: EO 11287, June 28, 1966
  • President's Committee on the National Medal of Science continued by: EO 11287, June 28, 1966

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Executive Order 10962
Inspection of tax returns by the Advisory Commission on Intergovernmental Relations

  • Signed: August 23, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 8001, August 26, 1961
  • Revoked by: EO 12553, February 25, 1986

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Executive Order 10963
Creating an emergency board to investigate disputes between the Pullman Company and the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad Company and certain of their employees

  • Signed: September 1, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 8373, September 6, 1961
  • Revoked by: EO 12553, February 25, 1986

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Executive Order 10964
Amendment to Executive Order 10501—Safeguarding official information in the interests of the defense of the United States

  • Signed: September 20, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 8932, September 22, 1961
  • Amends: EO 10501, November 5, 1953
  • See: EO 10290, September 24, 1951; EO 11652, March 8, 1972

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Executive Order 10965
Creating an emergency board to investigate a dispute between the Trans World Airlines, Inc., and certain of its employees

  • Signed: October 5, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 9451, October 7, 1961
  • Revoked by: EO 12553, February 25, 1986

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Executive Order 10966
Inspection of income, excess-profits, estate, and gift tax returns by the Committee on Government Operations, House of Representatives

  • Signed: October 10, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 9667, October 13, 1961

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Executive Order 10967
Administration of Palmyra Island

  • Signed: October 10, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 9667, October 13, 1961
  • Note: Sec. 4 includes clause for termination of order.

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Executive Order 10968
Amendment of Executive Order No. 10858, relating to the President's Committee for Traffic Safety

  • Signed: October 10, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 9667, October 13, 1961
  • Amends: EO 10858, January 13, 1960
  • Revoked by: EO 11382, November 28, 1967

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Executive Order 10969
Creating an emergency board to investigate a dispute between the Reading Company and certain of its employees

  • Signed: October 11, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 9667, October 13, 1961
  • Revoked by: EO 12553, February 25, 1986

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Executive Order 10970
Delegating certain authority of the President to establish maximum per diem rates for Government personnel in travel status

  • Signed: October 27, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 10149, October 31, 1961
  • Amends: EO 10530, May 10, 1954
  • Amended by: EO 11230, June 28, 1965
  • Superseded by: EO 11294, August 4, 1966

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Executive Order 10971
Creating an emergency board to investigate a dispute between Trans World Airlines, Inc., and certain of its employees

  • Signed: November 1, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 10335, November 3, 1961
  • Revoked by: EO 12553, February 25, 1986

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Executive Order 10972
Administration of the Agricultural Trade Development and Assistance Act of 1954, as amended

  • Signed: November 3, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 10469, November 7, 1961
  • Amends: EO 10900, January 5, 1961
  • Revoked by: EO 12220, June 27, 1980

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Executive Order 10973
Administration of foreign assistance and related functions

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Executive Order 10974
Establishing the President's Commission on Campaign Costs

  • Signed: November 8, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 10585, November 10, 1961
  • Amended by: EO 11039, August 3, 1962

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Executive Order 10975
Creating an emergency board to investigate a dispute between Pan American World Airways, Inc., and certain of its employees

  • Signed: November 10, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 10629, November 14, 1961
  • Revoked by: EO 12553, February 25, 1986

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Executive Order 10976
Suspension of the eight-hour law as to laborers and mechanics employed by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration

  • Signed: November 15, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 10825, November 21, 1961
  • See: Proc. 2914, December 16, 1950; Public Law 94-412 (50 U.S.C. 1691); 5 U.S.C. 673(c)
  • Revoked by: EO 12553, February 25, 1986

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Executive Order 10977
Establishing the Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal

  • Signed: December 4, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 11471, December 5, 1961
  • Amended by: EO 11382, November 28, 1967; EO 13286, February 28, 2003
  • See: EO 13154, May 3, 2000

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Executive Order 10978
Establishing Presidential awards for significant contributions to the export expansion program

  • Signed: December 5, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 11714, December 7, 1961

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Executive Order 10979
Amendment of Executive Order No. 10717, establishing the President's Award for Distinguished Federal Civilian Service

  • Signed: December 12, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 11937, December 14, 1961
  • Amends: EO 10717, June 27, 1957

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Executive Order 10980
Establishing the President's Commission on the Status of Women

  • Signed: December 14, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 12059, December 16, 1961
  • See: EO 11126, November 1, 1963

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Executive Order 10981
Inspection of income, excess-profits, estate, and gift tax returns by the Senate Committee on the Judiciary

  • Signed: December 28, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 26 FR 12749, December 30, 1961

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Executive Order 10982
Administration of the Act of September 26, 1961, relating to evacuation payments, assignments, and allotments, and other matters

  • Signed: December 25, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 27 FR 3, January 3, 1962
  • Amended by: EO 12107, December 28, 1978; EO 12748, February 1, 1991

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Executive Order 10983
Designating the Caribbean Organization as a public international organization entitled to enjoy certain privileges, exemptions, and immunities

  • Signed: December 30, 1961
  • Federal Register page and date: 27 FR 32, January 4, 1962
  • Revokes in part: EO 10025, December 30, 1948

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