Effective Date: December 13, 1997
|Responsible Office: Office of Headquarters Operations|
|Subject: The Intelligence Oversight Board, Amendment to Executive Order 12863|
By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the
laws of the United
States of America, and in order to emphasize the role of the Intelligence Oversight Board
in providing executive branch oversight, it is hereby ordered that Executive Order 12863
is amended as follows:
Section 1. The text in section 2.1 is deleted and the following text is inserted in lieu
thereof: "The Intelligence Oversight Board (IOB) is hereby established as a standing
committee of the PFIAB. The IOB shall consist of no more than four members designated
by the President from among the membership of the PFIAB. The Chairman of the PFIAB
may also serve as the Chairman or a member of the IOB if so designated by the President.
The IOB shall utilize such full-time staff and consultants as authorized by the Chairman of
the IOB with the concurrence of the Chairman of the PFIAB."
Sec. 2. The first sentence in section 2.3 is deleted and the following sentence is inserted in
lieu thereof: "The IOB shall report to the President."
William J. Clinton
THE WHITE HOUSE,
December 15, 1997.
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