Executive Order 12417 -- Strategic and Critical Materials

May 2, 1983

By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and laws of the United States of America, including the Strategic and Critical Materials Stock Piling Act, as amended (50 U.S.C. 98 et seq.), and in order to provide for the performance of certain reporting functions, it is hereby ordered that Executive Order No. 12155 of September 10, 1979, is amended by adding the following new section:

``1 - 107. The functions vested in the President by section 5(a)(2) of the Act, as amended (50 U.S.C. 98d), are delegated to the Director of the Federal Emergency Management Agency.''.

Ronald Reagan

The White House,

May 2, 1983.

[Filed with the Office of the Federal Register, 10:38 a.m., May 3, 1983]

Note: The text of the Executive order was released by the Office of the Press Secretary on May 3.