The President uses orders to command government agencies or officials and proclamations to address the public.
How to Understand the Document
President Clinton's Executive Order Federal Use of Alternative Fueled Vehicles. Numbering on top of the document.
About This Resouce
- The digital resource allows you to search by administration, word, or subject. Executive Orders are numbered with EO followed by the number. For example, Executive Order 12744 was President Bush's order in 1991 to invade Iraq. If full text is not online, consult paper version.
Access to Information
- The National Archives: The Federal Register
- Use Executive Order Disposition Tables for index back to 1937 and full text since 1993