Executive Order 12399 -- Continuance of Certain Federal Advisory Committees

December 31, 1982

By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and statutes of the United States of America, and in accordance with the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as amended (5 U.S.C. App. I), it is hereby ordered as follows:

Section 1. Each advisory committee listed below is continued until September 30, 1984.

(a) Committee for the Preservation of the White House; Executive Order No. 11145, as amended (Department of the Interior).

(b) President's Commission on White House Fellowships; Executive Order No. 11183, as amended (Office of Personnel Management).

(c) President's Committee on the National Medal of Science; Executive Order No. 11287, as amended (National Science Foundation).

(d) President's Council on Physical Fitness and Sports; Executive Order No. 12345, as amended (Department of Health and Human Services).

(e) President's Committee on Mental Retardation; Executive Order No. 11776 (Department of Health and Human Services).

(f) President's Export Council; Executive Order No. 12131 (Department of Commerce).

(g) The International Private Enterprise Task Force; Executive Order No. 12395 (Agency for International Development).

(h) Advisory Committee on Small and Minority Business Ownership; Executive Order No. 12190 (Small Business Administration).

(i) Federal Advisory Council on Occupational Safety and Health; Executive Order No. 12196 (Department of Labor).

(j) President's Committee on the International Labor Organization; Executive Order No. 12216 (Department of Labor).

(k) President's Economic Policy Advisory Board; Executive Order No. 12296 (Office of Policy Development).

(l) National Productivity Advisory Committee; Executive Order No. 12332 (Department of the Treasury).

(m) President's Committee on the Arts and the Humanities; Executive Order No. 12367 (National Endowment for the Arts).

Sec. 2. The following advisory committee is continued until December 31, 1983: President's National Security Telecommunications Advisory Committee; Executive Order No. 12382 (Department of Defense).

Sec. 3. Notwithstanding the provisions of any other Executive Order, the functions of the President under the Federal Advisory Committee Act which are applicable to the committees listed in Sections 1 and 2 of this Order, except that of reporting annually to the Congress, shall be performed by the head of the department or agency designated after each committee, in accordance with guidelines and procedures established by the Administrator of General Services.

Sec. 4. The following Executive Orders, that established committees which have terminated or whose work is completed, are revoked:

(a) Section 2(d) of Executive Order No. 12039, establishing the Intergovernmental Science, Engineering, and Technology Advisory Panel.

(b) Executive Order No. 12168, establishing the President's Commission for a National Agenda for the Eighties.

(c) Executive Order No. 12202, establishing the Nuclear Safety Oversight Committee.

(d) Executive Order No. 12229, establishing the White House Coal Advisory Council.

(e) Executive Order No. 12303, establishing the Presidential Advisory Committee on Federalism.

(f) Executive Order No. 12308, establishing the Presidential Task Force on the Arts and Humanities.

(g) Executive Order No. 12310, establishing the President's Commission on Housing.

(h) Executive Order No. 12323, establishing the Presidential Commission on Broadcasting to Cuba.

(i) Executive Order No. 12329, establishing the President's Task Force on Private Sector Initiatives.

(j) Executive Order No. 12360, establishing the President's Task Force on Victims of Crime.

(k) Section 1 - 2 of Executive Order No. 12137, as amended, establishing the Peace Corps Advisory Council.

Sec. 5. Executive Order No. 12258 is superseded.

Sec. 6. This Order shall be effective December 31, 1982.

Ronald Reagan

The White House,

December 31, 1982.

[Filed with the Office of the Federal Register, 12:03 p.m., January 4, 1983]