EO 13232
Effective Date: October 20, 2001

Responsible Office: Office of the Administrator
Subject: Further Amendment to Executive Order 10789, as Amended, To Authorize the Department of Health and Human Services To Exercise Certain Contracting Authority in Connection With National Defense

By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, including 50 U.S.C. 1431-35, and in order to authorize the Department of Health and Human Services to exercise certain contracting authority in connection with national defense functions, it is hereby ordered that Executive Order 10789 of November 14, 1958, as amended, is further amended by inserting the words ``Department of Health and Human Services'' in the list of departments and agencies in section 21 of that order after the words ``Department of Commerce.''


/s/George W. Bush

October 20, 2001.

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