Executive Order 10938

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November 11, 2016
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May 6, 1961
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Approved For Release 1999/10/13 : CIA-RDP80-0124OA000500060014-7 TAB Approved For Release 1999/10/13 : CIA-RDP80-0124OA000500060014-7 Approve r gsgee19/~10/s 3 ~C A-RDP80,01240A000500060014-7 _3aturday, b May 1961 `-xecutive Order No. 10938 Executive Order 10938 ESTABLISHING THE PRESIDENT'S fO'EIGN INTELLIGENCE ADVISORY aOARD By virtue of the authority vested in me a$ President of the United States, It is ordered as follows: pCTrON 1. There is hereby estab- ,hed . the President's Foreign Izitelli- ce Advisory Board, The function of he Board shall be to advise the Pi esident with respect to the objectives and con- dict of the foreign intelligence and, re- led. activities of the United States which are required in the interests of foreign policy and national defense and security. etc. 2. In the performance of 'its ad- visory duties, the Board shall conduct a continuing review and assessment of all functions of the Central Intelligence Agency,' and of other executive depart- tnentss acid agencies - having such or sfmflar responsibilities in the foreign intelligence and relatedields, and shall report thereon to the President each six sYtoriths or more frequently as xieemgd appriate. The Director of Central In- telligence and the heads of other depart- merits and agencies concerned shall make ,Available to the Board any information 'with respect to foreign intelligence Mat- ters which the Board may require for the purpose of carrying out its responslbili- ties to the President. The information so supplied to the Board shall be afforded requisite security protection as- pre- scribed by the provisions of applicable laws and regulations. SEC. 3. Members of the Boaril shall be appoontedfrom among qualified g Solf's Outside the Government and shMI re- ceive slth compensation and allowances, coti56nai't with law, as may be prescribed hereafter, Such compensation :apd al- lowances-and any other expenses arising in connection with the work of the Board shall be paid from the appropriation ap- #~earing under the heading "Special 'rejects" in title I of the General vernment Matters Appropriation Act, 1961, 11 Stat. 473, and, to the extent per- rnitted by law, from any corresponding appropriation which may be me for s lis Yi1I t ye i"s."`" much paymen s s a l be made without regard to the provisions of section 3681 of the Revised Statutes and section 9 of the act of March 4, 1909, 35 stat. 1027 (31 U.S.C. 672 and 6731. - EEC 4. Executive Order No. 10656 of February 6, 1956, is hereby revoked. JOHN F. KENNEDY THi:.' WHtTE HOUSE, May 4, 1961. IT'.R. Doe. 61-4248; 1'11ed, May 4, 1961; 4:22 p.m.1 Approved For Release 1999/10/13 : CIA-RDP80-0124OA000500060014-7