ABSTRACT

Executive Order 12728: Delegating the President's Authority to Suspend any Provision of Law Relating to the Promotion, Retirement, or Separation of Members of the Armed Forces   [open pdf - 319KB]

Alternate Title: EO 12728: Delegating the President's Authority to Suspend any Provision of Law Relating to the Promotion, Retirement, or Separation of Members of the Armed Forces

"The Secretary of Defense, and the Secretary of Transportation with respect to the Coast Guard when it is not operating as a service in the Department of the Navy, are hereby designated and empowered to exercise, without the approval, ratification, or other action of the President, the authority vested in the President by section 673c of title 10 of the United States Code (1) to suspend any provision of law relating to promotion, retirement, or separation applicable to any member of the armed forces determined to be essential to the national security of the United States, and (2) to determine, for the purposes of said section, that members of the armed forces are essential to the national security of the United States."

Report Number:
Executive Order 12728; EO 12728
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Date:
1990-08-22
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Copyright:
Public Domain
Retrieved From:
Code of Federal Regulations
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pdf
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application/pdf
Source:
3 CFR, 1990 Comp., p. 302-303
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