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Download as PDF 52941 Presidential Documents Federal Register Vol. 83, No. 202 Thursday, October 18, 2018 Title 3— Notice of October 17, 2018 The President Continuation of the National Emergency With Respect to Significant Narcotics Traffickers Centered in Colombia On October 21, 1995, by Executive Order 12978, the President declared a national emergency with respect to significant narcotics traffickers centered in Colombia, pursuant to the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (50 U.S.C. 1701–1706) to deal with the unusual and extraordinary threat to the national security, foreign policy, and economy of the United States constituted by the actions of significant narcotics traffickers centered in Colombia and the extreme level of violence, corruption, and harm such actions cause in the United States and abroad. The actions of significant narcotics traffickers centered in Colombia continue to threaten the national security, foreign policy, and economy of the United States and cause an extreme level of violence, corruption, and harm in the United States and abroad. For this reason, the national emergency declared in Executive Order 12978 of October 21, 1995, and the measures adopted pursuant thereto to deal with that emergency, must continue in effect beyond October 21, 2018. Therefore, in accordance with section 202(d) of the National Emergencies Act (50 U.S.C. 1622(d)), I am continuing for 1 year the national emergency with respect to significant narcotics traffickers centered in Colombia declared in Executive Order 12978. This notice shall be published in the Federal Register and transmitted to the Congress. THE WHITE HOUSE, October 17, 2018. Filed 10–17–18; 11:15 am] Billing code 3295–F9–P VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:18 Oct 17, 2018 Jkt 247001 PO 00000 Frm 00003 Fmt 4705 Sfmt 4790 E:\FR\FM\18OCO0.SGM 18OCO0 Trump.EPS</GPH> khammond on DSK30JT082PROD with FR-O0 [FR Doc. 2018–22962

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[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 202 (Thursday, October 18, 2018)]
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Vol. 83



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No. 202



October 18, 2018



Part V











The President











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Notice of October 17, 2018--Continuation of the National Emergency With 

Respect to Significant Narcotics Traffickers Centered in Colombia





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Federal Register / Vol. 83 , No. 202 / Thursday, October 18, 2018 / 

Presidential Documents



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Title 3--

The President



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                Notice of October 17, 2018



                
Continuation of the National Emergency With 

                Respect to Significant Narcotics Traffickers Centered 

                in Colombia



                On October 21, 1995, by Executive Order 12978, the 

                President declared a national emergency with respect to 

                significant narcotics traffickers centered in Colombia, 

                pursuant to the International Emergency Economic Powers 

                Act (50 U.S.C. 1701-1706) to deal with the unusual and 

                extraordinary threat to the national security, foreign 

                policy, and economy of the United States constituted by 

                the actions of significant narcotics traffickers 

                centered in Colombia and the extreme level of violence, 

                corruption, and harm such actions cause in the United 

                States and abroad.



                The actions of significant narcotics traffickers 

                centered in Colombia continue to threaten the national 

                security, foreign policy, and economy of the United 

                States and cause an extreme level of violence, 

                corruption, and harm in the United States and abroad. 

                For this reason, the national emergency declared in 

                Executive Order 12978 of October 21, 1995, and the 

                measures adopted pursuant thereto to deal with that 

                emergency, must continue in effect beyond October 21, 

                2018. Therefore, in accordance with section 202(d) of 

                the National Emergencies Act (50 U.S.C. 1622(d)), I am 

                continuing for 1 year the national emergency with 

                respect to significant narcotics traffickers centered 

                in Colombia declared in Executive Order 12978.



                This notice shall be published in the Federal Register 

                and transmitted to the Congress.

                

                

                    (Presidential Sig.)



                THE WHITE HOUSE,



                    October 17, 2018.



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