Alternate Title: EO 12501: Arctic Research
Executive Order 12501 establishes the Arctic Research Commission. "The Commission shall: develop and recommend an integrated national Arctic research policy; assist, in cooperation with the Interagency Arctic Research Policy Committee established by Section 7 of this Order, in establishing a national Arctic research program plan to implement the Arctic research policy; facilitate cooperation between the Federal government and State and local governments with respect to Arctic research; review Federal research programs in the Arctic and suggest improvements in coordination among programs; recommend methods to improve logistical planning and support for Arctic research as may be appropriate."
Executive Order 12501; EO 12501
Code of Federal Regulations
3 CFR, 1985 Comp., p.328-331