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Executive Order 9747--Continuing the functions of the Alien Property Custodian and the Department of the Treasury in the Philippines

Source: The provisions of Executive Order 9747 of July 3, 1946, appear at 11 FR 7518, 3 CFR, 1943-1948 Comp., p. 556, unless otherwise noted.

Cross reference: Executive Order 9788 of Oct. 14, 1946, supersedes Executive Order 9747 to the extent that it is in conflict with that order.

By virtue of the authority vested in me by the Constitution and statutes, including Title III of the First War Powers Act, 1941 (50 U.S.C. App., Sup., 616 et seq.), as amended, the Trading With the Enemy Act of October 6, 1917 (50 U.S.C. App., 1 et seq.), as amended, and Public Law No. 485, 79th Congress, approved July 3, 1946, and as President of the United States, it is hereby ordered as follows:

The terms and provisions of Executive Order 9095 of March 11, 1942, as amended, and Executive Order No. 8389 of April 10, 1940, as amended, shall continue in force in the Philippines after July 4, 1946, and all powers and authority delegated by the said Executive Orders to the Alien Property Custodian and to the Secretary of the Treasury, respectively, shall, after July 4, 1946, continue to be exercised in the Philippines by the said officers, respectively, as therein provided.