Public Papers of the President
January 1983

January 1, 1983
Radio Address to the Nation on New Year's Day

January 2, 1983
Radio Address to Flood Victims in Monroe, Louisiana

January 3, 1983
Executive Order 12400 -- President's Commission on Strategic Forces
Statement Announcing the Establishment and Membership of the President's Commission on Strategic Forces, and Designation of Chairman and Vice Chairman
Nomination of Barbara Jean Mahone To Be a Member of the Federal Labor Relations Authority, and Designation as Chairman
Proclamation 5009 -- Bicentennial of Air and Space Flight
Letter to the Speaker of the House and the President of the Senate Transmitting the Comprehensive Energy Emergency Response Procedures Report
Proclamation 5010 -- One Hundred and Fiftieth Anniversary of Greene County, Missouri
Memorandum Returning Without Approval a Bill To Amend the Tribally Controlled Community Colleges Assistance Act of 1978

January 4, 1983
Appointment of Susan S. Robfogel as a Member of the Federal Service Impasses Panel
Statement on Signing the Orphan Drug Act
Memorandum Returning Without Approval a Bill for the Relief of Certain Silver Dealers

January 5, 1983
Nomination of Robert A. Gielow To Be Member at Large and Chairman of the Railroad Retirement Board
Remarks of President Reagan and President Yitzhak Navon of Israel Following Their Meetings
Message to the Congress Reporting Budget Deferrals
The President's News Conference

January 6, 1983
Remarks on Signing the Surface Transportation Assistance Act of 1982

January 7, 1983
Remarks on Signing the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982
Remarks to Leaders of Voluntary Groups on United States Assistance for Lebanon
Proclamation 5011 -- National Jaycee Week, 1983

January 8, 1983
Radio Address to the Nation on United States-Soviet Relations and the Vice President's Trip to Europe

January 10, 1983
Nomination of Malcolm R. Barnebey To Be United States Ambassador to Belize
Proclamation 5012--Public Employees' Appreciation Day, 1983
Memorandum on the Centennial of the Federal Civil Service System

January 11, 1983
Remarks at the Annual Meeting of the American Farm Bureau Federation in Dallas, Texas
Question-and-Answer Session With Reporters in Dallas, Texas, on Defense Spending
Remarks to Members of the Board of Governors of the North Texas Food Bank in Dallas
Appointment of Three Members of the Board of the Panama Canal Commission

January 12, 1983
Remarks Announcing the Resignation of Richard S. Schweiker as Secretary of Health and Human Services and the Nomination of Margaret M. Heckler for the Position
Letter Accepting the Resignation of Richard S. Schweiker as Secretary of Health and Human Services
Nominations & Appointments
Memorandum Returning Without Approval a Bill To Amend the Education Consolidation and Improvement Act of 1981
Statement on Signing a Bill Amending the Social Security Disability Insurance System
Statement on Negotiations and Personnel Changes Concerning Arms Control and Reduction
Letter Accepting the Resignation of Eugene V. Rostow as Director of the United States Arms Control and Disarmament Agency
Letter Accepting the Resignation of Richard F. Staar as United States Representative to the Mutual and Balanced Force Reductions Negotiations
Proclamation 5013 -- National Inventors' Day, 1983
Statement on Signing a Bill Amending the Indian Judgment Funds Act
Statement on Signing the Federal Oil and Gas Royalty Management Act of 1982

January 13, 1983
Designation of James L. George as Acting Director of the United States Arms Control and Disarmament Agency
Statement on Signing a Bill Designating Certain Areas in West Virginia as Additions to the National Wilderness Preservation System

January 14, 1983
Statement on Signing the Migrant and Seasonal Agricultural Worker Protection Act
Memorandum Returning Without Approval a Bill Designating Certain Areas in Florida as Additions to the National Wilderness Preservation System
Memorandum Returning Without Approval a Bill Concerning Contract Services for Drug Dependent Federal Offenders
Remarks and a Question-and-Answer Session With Reporters on Strategic Arms Reduction and Military Deterrence
Statement on Signing a Bill on the Tricentennial Anniversary Year of German Settlement in America
Appointment of Eugene V. Rostow as a Member of the President's Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board
Statement by Deputy Press Secretary Speakes on the Meetings Between the President and the Secretary-General of the United Nations Javier Perez de Cuellar de la Guerra
Executive Order 12401 -- Presidential Commission on Indian Reservation Economies
Question-and-Answer Session With Television Station Representatives Participating in a Job-a-Thon

January 15, 1983
Radio Address to the Nation on the Anniversary of the Birth of Martin Luther King, Jr.
Statement on Receiving the Recommendations of the National Commission on Social Security Reform
Executive Order 12402 -- National Commission on Social Security Reform
Remarks on the Anniversary of the Birth of Martin Luther King, Jr.

January 17, 1983
Appointment of Sylvester Emmanuel Williams IV as a Member of the National Advisory Committee on Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

January 18, 1983
Remarks of the President and Prime Minister Yasuhiro Nakasone of Japan

January 19, 1983
Remarks of the President and Prime Minister Yasuhiro Nakasone of Japan Following Their Meetings
Question-and-Answer Session With Reporters During a Visit to Providence-St. Mel High School in Chicago, Illinois
Remarks and a Question-and-Answer Session at Providence-St. Mel High School in Chicago, Illinois
Remarks at a Fundraising Dinner for Senator Charles H. Percy in Chicago, Illinois

January 20, 1983
Remarks and a Question-and-Answer Session With Reporters on the Second Anniversary of the Inauguration of the President
Remarks at a Meeting With the President's Council for International Youth Exchange
Remarks to the Reagan Administration Executive Forum
Proclamations
Appointment of Two Members of the Advisory Committee on Small and Minority Business Ownership

January 21, 1983
Statement on Arms Control and Reduction
Appointment of James K. Coyne as Special Assistant to the President and Director of the Office of Private Sector Initiatives
Question-and-Answer Session With High School Students on Domestic and Foreign Policy Issues
Statement on the Retirement of Senate Majority Leader Howard H. Baker, Jr
Recess Appointment of Four Members of the Board of Directors of the Legal Services Corporation
Statement on the 25th Anniversary of Venezuelan Democracy

January 22, 1983
Radio Address to the Nation on Domestic Social Issues

January 24, 1983
Announcement of the Establishment and Membership of the White House Coordinating Committee on Private Sector Initiatives
Statement on Indian Policy

January 25, 1983
Appointment of Jean J. Smoot as a Member of the Board of Foreign Scholarships
Question-and-Answer Session With Network Anchors on the State of the Union Address
Address Before a Joint Session of the Congress on the State of the Union

January 26, 1983
Appointments & Nominations
Letter to the Speaker of the House and the President of the Senate Transmitting Proposed Legislation To Designate a Nancy Hanks Center in Washington, D.C.
Question-and-Answer Session With Reporters During a Visit to the OIC/IBM High Technology Training Center in Roxbury, Massachusetts
Remarks and a Question-and-Answer Session With Employees at the Digital Equipment Corporation in Roxbury, Massachusetts
Remarks and a Question-and-Answer Session With Members of the Massachusetts High Technology Council in Bedford
Question-and-Answer Session With Reporters on Proposed Changes in the Corporate Income Tax
Statement on the Death of Paul ``Bear'' Bryant

January 27, 1983
Message to the Senate Transmitting an Amendment to the Protocol to the Convention on International Expositions
Letter to the Speaker of the House and the Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Reporting on the Cyprus Conflict
Message to the Congress Transmitting Amendments to the International Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea, 1972
Remarks of President Reagan and President Hosni Mubarak of Egypt Following Their Meetings
Statement on Amendments to the Gun Control Act of 1968
Remarks at a Reception Honoring Richard Richards, Chairman of the Republican National Committee
Remarks at a Tribute to Andrew W. Mellon at the National Gallery of Art
Proclamation 5017 -- National Day of Prayer, 1983

January 28, 1983
Remarks at a Meeting of the National League of Families of American Prisoners and Missing in Southeast Asia
Question-and-Answer Session With Newspaper and Magazine Columnists on the Fiscal Year 1984 Budget

January 29, 1983
Radio Address to the Nation on the Fiscal Year 1984 Budget

January 30, 1983
Telephone Conversations With the Super Bowl XVII Coaches in Pasadena, California

January 31, 1983
Message to the Congress Transmitting the Fiscal Year 1984 Budget
Remarks at the Annual Convention of the National Religious Broadcasters
Letter to the People of Europe on Arms Control and Reduction
Memorandum Urging Support of the American National Red Cross