Alternate Title: EO 12779: Civil Justice Reform
"NOW, THEREFORE, I GEORGE BUSH, by the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, including chapter 31 of title 28, United States Code, and section 301 of title 3, United States Code, and in order to facilitate the Just and efficient resolution of civil claims involving the United States Government. to encourage the filing of only meritorious civil claims, to improve legislative and regulatory drafting to reduce needless litigation, to promote fair and prompt adjudication before administrative tribunals, and to provide a model for similar reforms of litigation practices in the private sector and in various states, hereby order as follows:"
Executive Order 12779; EO 12779
Code of Federal Regulations. Dudley Knox Library holdings (scanned)
3 CFR, 1991 Comp., p.359-367