Executive Order 12941: Seismic Safety of Existing Federally Owned or Leased Buildings [open pdf - 108KB]
Alternate Title: EO 12941: Seismic Safety of Existing Federally Owned or Leased Buildings
"By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, and in furtherance of the Earthquake Hazards Reduction Act of 1977, as amended by Public Law 101--614, which requires the President to adopt ''standards for assessing and enhancing the seismic safety of existing buildings constructed for or leased by the Federal Government which were designed and constructed without adequate seismic design and construction standards'' (42 U.S.C. 7705b(a)), it is hereby ordered as follows: 'Adoption of Minimum Standards[;]' 'Estimating Costs of Mitigation[;]' 'Implementation Responsibilities[;]' 'Updating Programs[;]' [and] 'Judicial Review.'"
Executive Order 12941; EO 12941
Federal Register: http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/browse/collection.action?collectionCode=FR
Federal Register (December 1, 1994), v.59 no.232, p.2445-2446