9 Dec, 2016
Executive Order 13753: Amending the Order of Succession in the Department of Homeland Security
United States. Office of the Federal Register
Obama, Barack
"By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, including the Federal Vacancies Reform Act of 1998, 5 U.S.C. 3345, et seq., it is hereby ordered as follows: Section 1. Section 88 of Executive Order 13286 of February 28, 2003 (''Amendment of Executive Orders, and Other Actions, in Connection With the Transfer of Certain Functions to the Secretary of Homeland Security''), is amended by striking the text of such section in its entirety and inserting the following in lieu thereof: ''Sec. 88. Order of Succession. Subject to the provisions of subsection (b) of this section, the officers named in subsection (a) of this section, in the order listed, shall act as, and perform the functions and duties of the office of, the Secretary of Homeland Security (Secretary), if they are eligible to act as Secretary under the provisions of the Federal Vacancies Reform Act of 1998, 5 U.S.C. 3345 et seq. (Vacancies Act), during any period in which the Secretary has died, resigned, or otherwise become unable to perform the functions and duties of the office of Secretary."
  • URL
  • Author
    Obama, Barack
  • Publisher
    United States. Office of the Federal Register
  • Report Number
    Executive Order 13753; EO 13753
  • Date
    9 Dec, 2016
  • Copyright
    Public Domain
  • Retrieved From
  • Format
  • Media Type
  • Source
    Federal Register (December 14, 2016), v.81 no.240, p.90667-90668
  • Subjects
    Management and economics/Human resource management
    Politics and government
  • Resource Group
    Executive orders
  • Series
    Presidential Executive Orders
    Presidential Executive Orders [Barack Obama]

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