Executive Order 12930: Measures to Restrict the Participation by the United States Persons in Weapons Proliferation Activities [open pdf - 11KB]
Alternate Title: EO 12930: Measures to Restrict the Participation by the United States Persons in Weapons Proliferation Activities
This executive order declares a national emergency to deal with the threat of the proliferation of nuclear, biological, and chemical weapons. "The Secretary of Commerce, in consultation with the Secretary of State, is hereby authorized and directed to take such actions, including the promulgation of rules, regulations, and amendments thereto, as may be necessary to continue to regulate the activities of United States persons in order to prevent their participation in activities that could contribute to the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction and the means of their delivery, as provided in the Export Administration Regulations, set forth at 15 CFR Parts 768-799 (1994)."
Executive Order 12930; EO 12930
U.S. National Archives and Records Administration: http://www.archives.gov/
Federal Register (October 3, 1994), v.59 no.190, p.50475