Executive Order 11601
By virtue of the authority vested in me by section 301 of title 3 of the United States Code, and as President of the United States, section 1 of Executive Order No. 11390 of January 22, 1968, is amended by adding thereto the following:
"(15) The authority vested in the President by section 6386(c) of title 10, United States Code, to suspend, during a war or national emergency, certain provisions of law relative to the mandatory retirement or separation of officers of the Navy and Marine Corps."
The White House
- June 29, 1971