The White House - Office of the Press Secretary
For Immediate Release: September 09, 2011
Message from the President Regarding the Continuation of the National Emergency with Respect to Certain Terrorist Attacks
TO THE CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES:
Section 202(d) of the National Emergencies Act, 50 U.S.C. 1622(d), provides for the automatic termination of a national emergency unless, prior to the anniversary date of its declaration, the President publishes in the Federal Register and transmits to the Congress a notice stating that the emergency is to continue in effect beyond the anniversary date. Consistent with this provision, I have sent to the Federal Register the enclosed notice, stating that the emergency declared with respect to the terrorist attacks on the United States of September 11, 2001, is to continue in effect for an additional year.
The terrorist threat that led to the declaration on September 14, 2001, of a national emergency continues. For this reason, I have determined that it is necessary to continue in effect after September 14, 2011, the national emergency with respect to the terrorist threat.
THE WHITE HOUSE,
September 9, 2011.
Help get the message out! Share the list with your friends on FaceBook!
Join the 1461 FaceBook Page right from the 1461 Blog!
Share this post with your followers on Twitter.
Join the conversation and post your thoughts in the comments!
Read the 1461 Comment Guidelines.
1461 is currently being read over 80,000 in over 108 country's and spreading!
Help spread the 1461! Give a voice to the Voiceless!!