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Federal Register
Vol. 60, No. 200
Tuesday, October 17, 1995
Pages 53845-53846

Presidential Documents

Order of October 13, 1995

National Security Information

Pursuant to the provisions of Section 1.4 of Executive Order No. 12958 of April 17, 1995, entitled "Classified National Security Information," I hereby designate the following officials to classify information originally as "Top Secret," "Secret," or "Confidential":

TOP SECRET

Executive Office of the President:

The Vice President
The Chief of Staff to the President
The Director, Office of Management and Budget
The Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs
The Director, Office of National Drug Control Policy
The Chairman, President's Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board

Departments and Agencies:

The Secretary of State
The Secretary of the Treasury
The Secretary of Defense
The Secretary of the Army
The Secretary of the Navy
The Secretary of the Air Force
The Attorney General
The Secretary of Energy
The Chairman, Nuclear Regulatory Commission
The Director, United States Arms Control and Disarmament Agency
The Director of Central Intelligence
The Administrator, National Aeronautics and Space Administration
The Director, Federal Emergency Management Agency

SECRET

Executive Office of the President:

The United States Trade Representative
The Chairman, Council of Economic Advisers
The Director, Office of Science and Technology Policy

Departments and Agencies:

The Secretary of Commerce
The Secretary of Transportation
The Administrator, Agency for International Development
The Director, United States Information Agency

CONFIDENTIAL

The President, Export-Import Bank of the United States
The President, Overseas Private Investment Corporation

Any delegation of this authority shall be in accordance with Section 1.4(c) of Executive Order No. 12958.

This Order shall be published in the Federal Register.

[signed:] William J. Clinton

THE WHITE HOUSE,

Washington, October 13, 1995.


ISOO Notes

The President has ordered the following changes since the publication of this Presidential Document:

On April 21, 2005, the President designated the Director of National Intelligence and the Director of the Central Intelligence Agency a "Top Secret" original classification authority.

On September 17, 2003, the President designated the Director, Office of Science and Technology Policy a "Top Secret" original classification authority.

On January 23, 2003, the President designated the Secretary of Homeland Security a "Top Secret" original classification authority.

On September 26, 2002, the President designated the Secretary of Agriculture a "Secret" original classification authority.

On May 6, 2002, the President designated the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency a "Secret" original classification authority.

On December 10, 2001, the President designated the Secretary of Health and Human Services a "Secret" original classification authority.

On October 8, 2001, the President designated the Assistant to the President for Homeland Security a "Top Secret" original classification authority.

Congress has mandated the following changes since the publication of this Presidential Document:

The U.S. Arms Control and Disarmament Agency, and the U.S. Information Agency have been incorporated into the Department of State.

The Federal Emergency and Management Agency has been incorporated into the Department of Homeland Security.

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