Public Papers of Ronald Reagan
September 1982


September 1, 1982
Nominations
Statement by Deputy Press Secretary Speakes on Violence in Poland
Message to the Congress Transmitting a Report on Exclusions From the Federal Merit Pay System
Address to the Nation on United States Policy for Peace in the Middle East

September 2, 1982
Nomination of Henry Allen Holmes To Be United States Ambassador to Portugal

September 3, 1982
Nominations & Appointments

September 4, 1982
Radio Address to the Nation on the Observance of Labor Day

September 5, 1982
Letter to Mayor Elias Freij of Bethlehem on the Palestinian Situation
Message on the Observance of Labor Day

September 7, 1982
Nominations & Appointments
Remarks on Presenting the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Ambassador Philip C. Habib

September 8, 1982
Statement on Pending Action by the House of Representatives on a Fiscal Year 1982 Supplemental Appropriations Bill
Letter to Selected Members of the Senate on an Antiabortion Amendment to a Federal Debt Ceiling Bill
Nominations & Appointments
Toasts of President Reagan and President Vigdis Finnbogadottir of Iceland at a Luncheon Honoring the Icelandic President
Proclamation 4961 -- Leif Erikson Day, 1982
Proclamation 4962 -- Columbus Day, 1982
Proclamation 4963 -- White Cane Safety Day, 1982
Proclamation 4963 -- White Cane Safety Day, 1982
Letter to the Speaker of the House and the President of the Senate on the Provision of Credit Facilities to the Bank of Mexico
Statement on Signing a Bill Authorizing United States Participation in the 1984 Louisiana World Exposition
Remarks to Reporters on Lebanon and the Middle East
Remarks to the American Lobby for the Balanced Budget Amendment

September 9, 1982
Nomination of Rita M. Rodriguez To Be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Export-Import Bank of the United States
Message on the Observance of Grandparents Day
Statement on Signing a Bill Concerning the Cumberland Island Wilderness Area and Crater Lake National Park
Remarks at Kansas State University at the Alfred M. Landon Lecture Series on Public Issues
Remarks at a Kansas Republican Party Fundraising Luncheon in Topeka
Question-and-Answer Session With Reporters on the House of Representatives Override of a Fiscal Year 1982 Supplemental Appropriations Bill

September 10, 1982
Question-and-Answer Session With Reporters on the Senate Override of a Fiscal Year 1982 Supplemental Appropriations Bill
Remarks at a Utah Republican Party Picnic in Hooper
Nominations

September 11, 1982
Radio Address to the Nation on Crime and Criminal Justice Reform

September 13, 1882
Statement by Deputy Press Secretary Speakes on the Situation in Lebanon
Remarks to Reporters Announcing Proposed Criminal Justice Reform Legislation
Message to the Congress Transmitting Proposed Criminal Justice Reform Legislation
Nominations & Appointments
Message to the Congress Proposing Additions to the National Wild and Scenic Rivers and National Wilderness Preservation Systems
Proclamation 4964 -- National P.T.A. Membership Month, 1982
Proclamation 4965 -- National Employ the Handicapped Week, 1982
Proclamation 4966 -- National Hospice Week, 1982
Proclamation 4967 -- American Education Week, 1982
Executive Order 12382 -- President's National Security Telecommunications Advisory Committee

September 14, 1982
Remarks by Telephone to Eagle Scout Award Recipient Alexander M. Holsinger
Nominations
Remarks and a Question-and-Answer Session on Proposed Tuition Tax Credit Legislation With Editors of Religious Publications
Message to the Senate Transmitting the United States-Australia Convention on Taxation and Fiscal Evasion
Statement by Deputy Press Secretary Speakes on the Combined Federal Campaign
Proclamations
Statement on the Death of Princess Grace of Monaco
Statement on the Assassination of President-elect Bashir Gemayel of Lebanon

September 15, 1982
Statement by Deputy Press Secretary Speakes on the Situation in Lebanon
Nominations
Remarks at a White House Ceremony Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Week
Remarks at a Reception Marking the First Edition of USA Today
Remarks at a National Black Republican Council Dinner

September 16, 1982
Remarks at the Welcoming Ceremony for President Ferdinand E. Marcos of the Philippines
Nominations & Appointments
Statement by Deputy Press Secretary Speakes on the Situation in Lebanon
Letter to the Speaker of the House, the Majority Leader of the Senate, and Selected Members of Congress Concerning Appropriations Bills
Remarks by Telephone With Press Secretary James S. Brady, Recipient of the Lincoln Award of the United Republican Fund
Toasts of President Reagan and President Ferdinand E. Marcos of the Philippines at the State Dinner
Proclamation 4972 -- Veterans Day, 1982

September 17, 1982
Nominations & Appointments
Message on the Observance of the Jewish High Holy Days
Remarks in White House Station, New Jersey, on the Situation in Lebanon
Remarks at the Swearing-In Ceremony for New United States Citizens in White House Station, New Jersey
Remarks at the San Gennaro Festival in Flemington, New Jersey

September 18, 1982
Statement on the Murder of Palestinian Refugees in Lebanon
Radio Address to the Nation on Prayer
Statement on the Death of David Dubinsky, Former President of the International Ladies Garment Workers Union

September 20, 1982
Nomination of Sharon Erdkamp Ahmad To Be United States Ambassador to The Gambia
Statement on Signing the Bus Regulatory Reform Act of 1982
Memorandum on the Bus Regulatory Reform Act of 1982
Announcement of the Annual President's Volunteer Action Awards Program
Message to the Congress Transmitting the United States-Japan Fishery Agreement
Address to the Nation Announcing the Formation of a New Multinational Force in Lebanon

September 21, 1982
Statement on Arms Control Policies and Negotiations
Proclamation 4973 -- Honoring the Ukrainian Helsinki Monitoring Group
Appointment of Six Members of the Board of Trustees of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Remarks at a Fundraising Reception for United States Senate Candidate David F. Emery

September 22, 1982
Remarks at a Meeting With Officials of Black Colleges and Universities
Memorandum Concerning Historically Black Colleges and Universities
Appointment of Leo F. Callahan as a Member of the Advisory Board of the National Institute of Justice
Announcement of the Establishment and Membership of the Cabinet Council on Management and Administration
Statement on Proposed National Debt Retirement Legislation
Letter to the Speaker of the House and the President of the Senate Transmitting Proposed National Debt Retirement Legislation
Remarks to Reporters on Signing a Bill Terminating the Railroad Labor Dispute
Letter to President-elect Amin Gemayel of Lebanon on His Election

September 23, 1982
Remarks at a White House Luncheon for Members of the James S. Brady Presidential Foundation
Statement by Deputy Press Secretary Speakes on the Situation in Lebanon
Nomination of J. Raymond Bell To Be Chairman of the Foreign Claims Settlement Commission of the United States
Proclamation 4974 -- National School Lunch Week, 1982
Proclamation 4975 -- National Forest Products Week, 1982
Executive Order 12383 -- Amendments to the Manual for Courts-Martial, United States, 1969 (Revised Edition)
Statement Urging Congressional Approval of Proposed Job Training Legislation
Message to the Congress Reporting Budget Deferrals
Remarks at a White House Reception for the National Coalition of Hispanic Mental Health and Human Services Organizations

September 24, 1982
Nominations, Designations & Appointments
Remarks at a Meeting With Editors and Publishers of Trade Magazines
Letter to the Speaker of the House and the Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Reporting on the Cyprus Conflict
Proclamations

September 25, 1982
Radio Address to the Nation on the Economy
Remarks at a Candle-Lighting Ceremony for Prayer in Schools

September 27, 1982
Appointments
Statement on Signing the Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1983
Proclamation 4979 -- Thanksgiving Day, 1982

September 28, 1982
Nomination of Four Members of the Board of Regents of the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, and Designation of Chairman
Remarks at a Meeting with Participants in the American Business Conference
The President's News Conference

September 29, 1982
Appointment of Barbara Marumoto as a Member of the Intergovernmental Advisory Council on Education
Remarks at a Virginia Republican Party Rally in Richmond
Remarks in Richmond, Virginia, on Presenting a Technical Assistance Grant to Hampton Institute
Question-and-Answer Session With Reporters on the Situation in Lebanon
Letter to the Speaker of the House and the President Pro Tempore of the Senate Reporting on United States Participation in the Multinational Force in Lebanon

September 30, 1982
Appointment of Two Members of the Presidential Advisory Committee on Federalism
Remarks at a Reception for Supporters of the Proposed Constitutional Amendment for a Balanced Federal Budget
Statement on Signing a South Dakota Water Resources Development Bill
Proclamation 4980 -- Staged Reduction of Rates of Duty on Certain Products To Carry Out a Trade Agreement
Remarks at a Congressional Barbecue on the South Lawn of the White House