Half-Day Closing of Executive Departments and Agencies on Thursday, December 24, 2009, 66563 [E9-30020]

Download as PDF 66563 Presidential Documents Federal Register Vol. 74, No. 240 Wednesday, December 16, 2009 Title 3— Executive Order 15323 of December 11, 2009 The President Half-Day Closing of Executive Departments and Agencies on Thursday, December 24, 2009 By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, it is hereby ordered as follows: Section 1. All executive branch departments and agencies of the Federal Government shall be closed and their employees excused from duty for the last half of the scheduled workday on Thursday, December 24, 2009, the day before Christmas Day, except as provided in section 2 of this order. Sec. 2. The heads of executive branch departments and agencies may determine that certain offices and installations of their organizations, or parts thereof, must remain open and that certain employees must remain on duty for the full scheduled workday on December 24, 2009, for reasons of national security, defense, or other public need. Sec. 3. Thursday, December 24, 2009, shall be considered as falling within the scope of Executive Order 11582 of February 11, 1971, and of 5 U.S.C. 5546 and 6103(b) and other similar statutes insofar as they relate to the pay and leave of employees of the United States. THE WHITE HOUSE, December 11, 2009. [FR Doc. E9–30020 Filed 12–15–09; 8:45 am] Billing code 3195–W0–P VerDate Nov<24>2008 07:52 Dec 15, 2009 Jkt 220001 PO 00000 Frm 00001 Fmt 4705 Sfmt 4790 E:\FR\FM\16DEE0.SGM 16DEE0 OB#1.EPS</GPH> WReier-Aviles on DSKGBLS3C1PROD with NOTICES6 Sec. 4. This order is not intended to, and does not, create any right or benefit, substantive or procedural, enforceable at law or in equity by any party against the United States, its departments, agencies, or entities, its officers, employees, or agents, or any other person.

Agencies

[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 240 (Wednesday, December 16, 2009)]
[Presidential Documents]
[Page 66563]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E9-30020]




                        Presidential Documents 


           <3-ln }>||] 
 /|| 0 
  1/22/57/4x-0 7/161/16x-8 9/642/5x-0 
  5/81/161/8 0 1/37/25/21/57/21/65/21/1x-8 
7/327/23/27/29/41/27/2 3/85/16x-8 5/81/81/81 
      0 47/21/63/35/27/21/52/63/31/17/4 
                      7/322/53/23/69/47/21/52/61/6

Federal Register

Title 3--
The President

[[Page 66563]]

                Executive Order 15323 of December 11, 2009

                
Half-Day Closing of Executive Departments and 
                Agencies on Thursday, December 24, 2009

                By the authority vested in me as President by the 
                Constitution and the laws of the United States of 
                America, it is hereby ordered as follows:

                Section 1. All executive branch departments and 
                agencies of the Federal Government shall be closed and 
                their employees excused from duty for the last half of 
                the scheduled workday on Thursday, December 24, 2009, 
                the day before Christmas Day, except as provided in 
                section 2 of this order.

                Sec. 2. The heads of executive branch departments and 
                agencies may determine that certain offices and 
                installations of their organizations, or parts thereof, 
                must remain open and that certain employees must remain 
                on duty for the full scheduled workday on December 24, 
                2009, for reasons of national security, defense, or 
                other public need.

                Sec. 3. Thursday, December 24, 2009, shall be 
                considered as falling within the scope of Executive 
                Order 11582 of February 11, 1971, and of 5 U.S.C. 5546 
                and 6103(b) and other similar statutes insofar as they 
                relate to the pay and leave of employees of the United 
                States.

                Sec. 4. This order is not intended to, and does not, 
                create any right or benefit, substantive or procedural, 
                enforceable at law or in equity by any party against 
                the United States, its departments, agencies, or 
                entities, its officers, employees, or agents, or any 
                other person.
                
                
                    (Presidential Sig.)

                THE WHITE HOUSE,

                    December 11, 2009.

[FR Doc. E9-30020
Filed 12-15-09; 8:45 am]
Billing code 3195-W0-P ]