Public Papers of Ronald Reagan
February 1982


February 1, 1982
Nominations & Appointments
Executive Order 12344 -- Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program

February 2, 1982
Message to the Congress Transmitting the Proposed United States-Bangladesh Agreement on Nuclear Energy
Memorandum From the Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs on the Protection of Classified National Security Council and Intelligence Information
Nominations
Executive Order 12345 -- Physical Fitness and Sports

February 3, 1982
Remarks at the Welcoming Ceremony for President Mohamed Hosni Mubarak of Egypt
Nominations
Proclamation 4894 -- American Heart Month, 1982
Toasts of President Reagan and President Mohamed Hosni Mubarak of Egypt at the State Dinner
Letter Accepting the Resignation of Michael Cardenas as Administrator of the Small Business Administration

February 4, 1982
Remarks at the Annual National Prayer Breakfast
Remarks of President Reagan and President Mohamed Hosni Mubarak of Egypt Following Their Meetings
Remarks at a White House Briefing on Regulatory Relief and Small Business
Statement About the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Force Negotiations
Letter Accepting the Resignation of Martin Anderson as Assistant to the President for Policy Development
Nominations

February 5, 1982
Appointments & Nominations
Proclamation 4895 -- National Scleroderma Week
Proclamation 4896 -- National Poison Prevention Week, 1982
Message to the Congress Reporting Budget Rescissions and Deferrals
Announcement About Additional Distribution of the Cheese Inventory of the Commodity Credit Corporation

February 6, 1982
Announcement of the President's Decision To Increase Funding for the Mine Safety and Health Administration

February 8, 1982
Remarks and a Question-and-Answer Session With Reporters at the Fiscal Year 1983 Budget Signing Ceremony
Message to the Congress Transmitting the Fiscal Year 1983 Budget
Remarks at a White House Luncheon for the National Hockey League All-Star Teams
Remarks at a Rally for United States Senator David Durenberger in Bloomington, Minnesota
Interview With Local Reporters in Bloomington, Minnesota, on Budget Issues and the Federalism Initiative
Executive Order 12346 -- Synthetic Fuels

February 9, 1982
Address Before a Joint Session of the Iowa State Legislature in Des Moines
Interview With Skip Weber of the Iowa Daily Press Association in Des Moines
Nominations
Message to the Congress Transmitting the Summary Report of the Department of Energy Sunset Review
Address Before a Joint Session of the Indiana State Legislature in Indianapolis
Remarks at the Annual Convention of the National Religious Broadcasters

February 10, 1982
Message to the Congress Transmitting the Annual Economic Report of the President
Remarks at a White House Reception for Women Appointees of the Reagan Administration
Message on National Brotherhood Week
Appointment of Robert G. Howlett as Chairman and Member of the Federal Service Impasses Panel
Remarks at the Swearing-In Ceremony for Vivian Vahlberg as President of the National Press Club
Letter Accepting the Resignation of Joseph W. Canzeri as Assistant to the President

February 11, 1982
Toast at a White House Dinner Honoring the Chiefs of Diplomatic Missions

February 12, 1982
Nominations & Appointments
Proclamation 4897 -- National Day of Prayer
Message on the 250th Anniversary of the Birth of George Washington
Exchange With Reporters on El Salvador and Budget Issues

February 13, 1982
Proclamation 4898 -- National Patriotism Week, 1982
Letter to Republican Congressmen on the Program for Economic Recovery

February 16, 1982
Letter to Prime Minister Menachem Begin of Israel on United States Military Assistance Policies for the Middle East
Nomination of Peter H. Dailey To Be United States Ambassador to Ireland

February 17, 1982
Remarks of the President and Prime Minister Wilfried Martens of Belgium Following Their Meeting
Message on the Observance of Dutch-American Friendship Year, 1982

February 18, 1982
Nomination of Rita M. Lavelle To Be an Assistant Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency
The President's News Conference
Proclamation 4899 -- Red Cross Month, 1982
Remarks at a White House Dinner Honoring the Chiefs of Diplomatic Missions

February 19, 1982
Message to the Congress Reporting a Revised Budget Rescission
Remarks and a Question-and-Answer Session on the Program for Economic Recovery With Newspaper Editors and Radio and Television Directors
Nomination of James B. Wyngaarden To Be Director of the National Institutes of Health

February 22, 1982
Proclamation 4900 -- The 250th Anniversary of the Birth of George Washington
Remarks at a Mount Vernon, Virginia, Ceremony Commemorating the 250th Anniversary of the Birth of George Washington
Message to the Senate Transmitting the International Convention on the Simplification and Harmonization of Customs Procedures
Nominations
Remarks at a White House Briefing for the National Association of Counties
Proclamation 4901 -- Extension of Temporary Quantitative Limitation on the Importation Into the United States of Certain Clothespins

February 23, 1982
Nominations & Appointments
Toasts at a Dinner Honoring the Nation's Governors
Executive Order 12347 -- Agreement on Government Procurement

February 24, 1982
Remarks to the Permanent Council of the Organization of American States on the Caribbean Basin Initiative
Remarks at a Ceremony Commemorating the 40th Anniversary of the Voice of America
Nomination of Herman W. Nickel To Be United States Ambassador to South Africa

February 25, 1982
Nomination of 10 Members of the Board of Directors of the Legal Services Corporation
Statement by the Assistant to the President for Communications on the Consumer Price Index
Announcement of a United States-Jamaica Barter Agreement
Executive Order 12348 -- Federal Real Property
Proclamation 4902 -- Save Your Vision Week, 1982

February 26, 1982
Appointments
Remarks at a Conservative Political Action Conference Dinner
Executive Order 12349 -- Amending the Generalized System of Preferences
Proclamation 4903 -- Women's History Week, 1982

February 27, 1982
Letter to the Chairman and Members of the National Commission on Social Security Reform
Proclamation 4904 -- Termination of Increased Rates of Duty on Certain Mushrooms and Technical Corrections in the Tariff Schedules of the United States

February 28, 1982
Letter to Premier Zhao Ziyang of the People's Republic of China on the Tenth Anniversary of the Shanghai Communique