RELATING TO THE UNITED STATES CIRCUIT JUDGE NOMINATING COMMISSION
By virtue of the authority vested in me by the Constitution and statutes of the United States of America, and as President of the United States of America, Section 3 of Executive Order No. 11972 of February 14, 1977, is amended by redesignating the present text as subsection (a), redesignating the present lettered subsections as numbered paragraphs (1), (2), (3), and (4), and by adding the following new subsection (b):
"(b) The Panel for the District of Columbia Circuit shall have the additional function of recommending nominees for the United States District Court for the District of Columbia, in accordance with the standards and procedures prescribed by this order for recommending nominees for circuit judges.".
The White House,
May 24, 1977.
[Filed with the Office of the Federal Register, 12:03 p.m., May 25, 1977]