February 27, 1984

By virtue of the authority vested in me as President by the laws of the United States of America, including Public Law 98 - 151 and Section 301 of Title 3 of the United States Code, it is hereby ordered as follows:

Section 1. Executive Order No. 11609 of July 22, 1971, as amended, is further amended by designating the present text of subsection (7) as subsection 7(a), and by adding the following new subsections 7(b) and 7(c):

"(b) In consultation with the Secretary of the Treasury, the authority of the President under 5 U.S.C. 5724b to prescribe the regulations provided for therein relating to reimbursement of Federal, State, and city income taxes for travel, transportation, and relocation expenses of employees, transferred at Government expense, furnished in kind or for which reimbursement or an allowance is provided.

"(c) The authority of the President to prescribe guidance pursuant to which each agency shall carry out its responsibilities under 5 U.S.C. 5724c.''.

Sec. 2. This order shall be effective as of November 14, 1983.

Ronald Reagan

The White House,

February 27, 1984.

[Filed with the Office of the Federal Register, 4:29 p.m., February 27, 1984]