A rule or order issued by the president to an executive branch of the government and having the force of law.
Executive Order—Ordering the Arrest and Designation as Prisoners of War All Persons Engaged in Intercourse or Trade with the Insurgents by Sea
Executive Order—Establishment of a Board to Make Corrections in the Draft
Executive Order—Appointing Commissioners to Investigate the Military Division West of the Mississippi
Executive Order—Concerning the Steamer "Funayma Solace"