Executive Order 11239: Enforcement of the Convention for Safety of Life at Sea, 1960. This order supersedes Executive Order No,. 10402. Executive Order No. 7548 is revoked. [open pdf - 165KB]
Alternate Title: EO 11239: Enforcement of the Convention for Safety of Life at Sea, 1960
"The Secretary of State, the Secretary of the Treasury (acting through the Coast Guard), the Secretary of Commerce (acting through the Weather Bureau), and the Federal Communications Commission, respectively, are hereby directed in relation to the fulfillment of the obligations undertaken by the Government of the United States of America under the Convention, to perform the functions and duties therein prescribed and undertaken which appertain to the functions and duties which they severally are now authorized or directed by law to perform. Each of the Secretaries and title Commission shall cooperate and assist the others in carrying out the duties imposed by the Convention and by this order."
Executive Order 11239; EO 11239
Code of Federal Regulations
3 CFR, 1964-65 Comp., p.334-336