Executive Order 10952: Assigning Civil Defense Responsibilities to the Secretary of Defense and Others [open pdf - 255KB]
Alternate Title: EO 10952: Assigning Civil Defense Responsibilities to the Secretary of Defense and Others
"Except as hereinafter otherwise provided and as is reserved to the Office of Civil and Defense Mobilization in Section 2 of this order, the Secretary of Defense is delegated all function (including as used in this order, power, duties, and authority) contained in the Federal Civil Defense Act of 1950, as amended." Executive Order No. 10773 is amended.
Executive Order 10952; EO 10952
Code of Regulations
3 CFR, 1959-63 Comp., p.479-481