Executive Order 11977—Public International Organizations
DESIGNATING CERTAIN PUBLIC INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS ENTITLED To ENJOY CERTAIN PRIVILEGES, EXEMPTIONS, AND IMMUNITIES
By virtue of the authority vested in me by Section 1 of the International Organizations Immunities Act (59 Stat. 669, 22 U.S.C. 288), Reorganization Plan No. 4 of 1965, and Section 301 of Title 3 of the United States Code, and as President of the United States of America, and having found that the United States participates in the following organizations, it is hereby ordered as follows:
SECTION 1. The African Development Fund, in which the United States participates pursuant to Section 202 of the Act of May 31, 1976 (90 Stat. 593, 22 U.S.C. 290g) and the Agreement Establishing the African Development Fund, is hereby designated as a public international organization entitled to enjoy the privileges, exemptions, and immunities conferred by the International Organizations Immunities Act, provided that such designation shall not affect in any way the applicability of the provisions of Article 43 of such Agreement or the Declaration made by the United States pursuant to Article 58 of such Agreement.
SEC. 2. The International Fertilizer Development Center, in which the United States participates pursuant to Section 301(f) of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, as amended (89 Stat. 866, 22 U.S.C. 2221(f)), and the Agreement entered into by the International Fertilizer Development Center with the United States and the Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research, is hereby designated as a public international organization entitled to enjoy the privileges, exemptions, and immunities conferred by the International Organizations Immunities Act.
SEC. 3. Executive Order No. 11269, as amended, is further amended by adding "and African Development Fund" after "Asian Development Bank" in Sections 2 (c) and 3 (d), respectively.
SEC. 4. Executive Order No. 11269, as amended, is further amended by adding to Section 3 thereof the following new subsection:
"(e) The Secretary of the Treasury is hereby delegated the functions conferred upon the President by Section 203(b) and Section 207 of the Act of May 31, 1976 (90 Stat. 593 and 594, 22 U.S.C. 290g-1 and 290g-5).".
The White House,
March 14, 1977.
[Filed with the Office of the Federal Register, 10:23 a.m., March 15, 1977]
Note: The Executive order was not issued in the form of a White House press release.
Jimmy Carter, Executive Order 11977—Public International Organizations Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/243067