Executive Order 10620—Inspection of Income, Excess-Profits, Declared-Value Excess-Profits, Capital-Stock, Estate, and Gift Tax Returns by the Senate Committee on the Judiciary
By virtue of the authority vested in me by sections 55 (a), 508, 603, 729 (a), and 1204 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1939 (53 Stat. 29, 111, 171; 54 Stat. 989, 1008; 55 Stat. 722; 26 U.S.C. 55 (a), 508, 603, 729 (a), and 1204), and by section 6103 (a) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 (68A Stat. 753; 26 U.S.C. 6103 (a)), it is hereby ordered that any income, excess-profits, declared-value excess-profits, capital-stock, estate, or gift tax return for any period to and including 1954, shall, during the Eighty-fourth Congress, be open to inspection by the Senate Committee on the Judiciary, or any duly authorized subcommittee thereof, for the purpose of carrying out those provisions of Senate Resolution 62 (84th Congress, 1st Session), agreed to March 18, 1955, authorizing a full and complete study of the extent and character of juvenile delinquency in the United States and its causes and contributing factors, such inspection to be in accordance and upon compliance with the rules and regulations prescribed by the Secretary of the Treasury in Treasury Decisions 6132 and 6133, relating to the inspection of returns by committees of the Congress, approved by me May 3, 1955.
This order shall be effective upon its filing for publication in the FEDERAL REGISTER.
DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER
THE WHITE HOUSE,
July 1, 1955.
Dwight D. Eisenhower, Executive Order 10620—Inspection of Income, Excess-Profits, Declared-Value Excess-Profits, Capital-Stock, Estate, and Gift Tax Returns by the Senate Committee on the Judiciary Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/306958