Executive Order 13235

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Executive Order 13235 of November 16, 2001

National Emergency Construction Authority

By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, including the National Emergencies Act (50 U.S.C. 1601 et seq.), and section 301 of title 3, United States Code, I declared a national emergency that requires the use of the Armed Forces of the United States, by Proclamation 7463 of September 14, 2001, because of the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, and because of the continuing and immediate threat to the national security of the United States of further terrorist attacks. To provide additional authority to the Department of Defense to respond to that threat, and in accordance with section 301 of the National Emergencies Act (50 U.S.C. 1631), I hereby order that the emergency construction authority at 10 U.S.C. 2808 is invoked and made available in accordance with its terms to the Secretary of Defense and, at the discretion of the Secretary of Defense, to the Secretaries of the military departments.

Signature of George W. Bush
George W. Bush
The White House,
November 16, 2001.
[FR Doc. 01–29219 Filed 11–19–01; 10:37 am]
Billing Code 3195–01–P


See Related:
  • Notice of September 12, 2002 ( 67 FR 58317 );
  • Notice of September 10, 2003 ( 68 FR 53665 );
  • Notice of September 10, 2004 ( 69 FR 55313 );
  • Notice of September 8, 2005 ( 70 FR 54229 );

This work is in the public domain in the United States because it is a work of the United States federal government (see 17 U.S.C. 105).

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