Alternate Title: EO 13486: Strengthening Laboratory Biosecurity in the United States
This Executive Order does the following: "It is the policy of the United States that facilities that possess biological select agents and toxins have appropriate security and personnel assurance practices to protect against theft, misuse, or diversion to unlawful activity of such agents and toxins. [...] There is hereby established, within the Department of Defense for administrative purposes only, the Working Group on Strengthening the Biosecurity of the United States (Working Group)."
Executive Order 13486; E.O. 13486
Government Printing Office: http://www.gpoaccess.gov/
Federal Register (January 14, 2009), v.74 no.9, p.2289-2291