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Executive Order 13128: Implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention and the Chemical Weapons Convention Implementation Act   [open pdf - 50KB]

Alternate Title: EO 13128: Implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention and the Chemical Weapons Convention Implementation Act

Executive Order 13128 outlines in Sections 1 through 11 how the US is to execute the Chemical Weapons Convention, as well as the Chemical Weapons Convention Implementation Act. For example, Section 1 designates the Department of State as the "United States National Authority" (USNA) for the purposes of the Act and Convention, while Section 2 states that the USNA will coordinate with an interagency group consisting of the Secretary of Defense, the Attorney General, the Secretary of Commerce, the Secretary of Energy, and the heads of various other agencies or departments. The remaining sections outlines further details, and authorizes specific functions for each Department in order to facilitate implementation of the Act and Convention.

Report Number:
Executive Order 13128; EO 13128
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Date:
1999-06-25
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Public Domain
Retrieved From:
Federal Register: http://www.gpoaccess.gov/fr/
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pdf
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application/pdf
Source:
Federal Register (June 28, 1999), v.64 no. 123, p.34703-34704
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