Executive Orders and Government Powers
Original post made by Executive Orders-Government Powers, Del Prado, on Aug 11, 2009
10990 Allows the government to take control over all modes of transportation, highways, and seaports.
10995 Allows the government to seize and control the communication media.
10997 Allows the government to take over all electrical power, gas, petroleum, fuels, and minerals.
10998 Allows the government to take over all food resources and farms.
11000 Allows the government to mobilize civilians into work brigades under government supervision.
11001 Allows the government to take over all health, education, and welfare functions.
11002 Designates the Postmaster General to operate national registration of all persons.
11003 Allows the government to take over all airports and aircraft, including commercial aircraft.
11004 Allows the Housing and Finance Authority to relocate communities, build new housing with public funds, designate areas to be abandoned, and establish new locations for populations.
11005 Allows the government to take over railroads, inland waterways, and public storage facilities.
11051 Specifies the responsibility of the Office of Emergency Planning and gives authorization to put all Executive Orders into effect in times of increased international tensions and economic or financial crisis.
11310 Grants authority to the Department of Justice to enforce the plans set out in Executive Orders, to institute industrial support, to establish judicial and legislative liaison, to control all aliens, to operate penal and correctional institutions, and to advise and assist the President.
11049 Assigns emergency preparedness function to federal departments and agencies, consolidating 21 operative Executive Orders issued over a fifteen year period.
11921 Allows the Federal Emergency Preparedness Agency to develop plans to establish control over the mechanisms of production and distribution, of energy sources, wages, salaries, credit and flow of money in the U.S.A. financial institution in any undefined national emergency. It also provides that when a state of emergency is declared by the President, Congress cannot review the action for six months.