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• Ronald Reagan
Executive Order 12317—President's Commission on Hostage Compensation
August 14, 1981

By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and statutes of the United States of America, in accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as amended (5 U.S.C. App. I), and to give the President's Commission on Hostage Compensation additional time to prepare its report, it is hereby ordered that the first sentence of Section 1-202 of Executive Order No. 12285, as amended, is further amended to read: "The Commission shall submit a final report to the President no later than September 21, 1981.".

The White House,
August 14, 1981.

[Filed with the Office of the Federal Register, 1:24 p.m., August 18, 1981]

Citation: Ronald Reagan: "Executive Order 12317—President's Commission on Hostage Compensation", August 14, 1981. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project.
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