The 43rd President of the United States George W. Bush, was the son of the 41st President George H. W. Bush President Bush (referred to by many as W) served two terms in office from 2001 to 2009.
President George W Bush enacted 291 executive orders in his 2922 days in office.
His Executive Orders started in the Federal Record at E.O. 13198 and ran to E.O. 13488.
We will break the Executive Orders of President George W. Bush up by year for the posts here on the 1461. The list will run in descending order, starting with the oldest.
In 2003 President Bush signed 41 Executive Orders into law.
In contrast, President Obama, the 44th and current President of the United States signed 34 Executive Orders into law in 2011, his third year in office. You can read them by clicking here.
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Establishing the Office of Global Communications
President's Council on Service and Civic Participation
Amendment of Executive Orders, and Other Actions, in Connection With the Transfer of Certain Functions to the Secretary of Homeland Security
Blocking Property of Persons Undermining Democratic Processes or Institutions in Zimbabwe
Establishing the Global War on Terrorism Medals
Confiscating and Vesting Certain Iraqi Property
Further Adjustment of Certain Rates of Pay
Further Amendment to Executive Order 12958, as Amended, Classified National Security Information
Amendment to Executive Order 10448, Establishing the National Defense Service Medal
Regulations Relating to Hazardous Duty Incentive Pay, Aviation Career Incentive Pay, and Submarine Duty Incentive Pay
Revised List of Quarantinable Communicable Diseases
Amendments to Executive Order 13045, Protection of Children From Environmental Health Risks and Safety Risks
Applying the Federal Physicians Comparability Allowance Amendments of 2000 to Participants in the Foreign Service Retirement and Disability System, the Foreign Service Pension System, and the Central Intelligence Agency Retirement and Disability System
Termination of Emergency With Respect to the Actions and Policies of UNITA and Revocation of Related Executive Orders
Interagency Group on Insular Areas
Facilitating the Administration of Justice in the Federal Courts
Increasing the Number of Members on the Intelligence Oversight Board
Amending Executive Order 13212, Actions to Expedite Energy-Related Projects
Protecting the Development Fund for Iraq and Certain Other Property in Which Iraq Has an Interest
Termination of National Emergencies With Respect to Yugoslavia and Modification of Executive Order 13219 of June 26, 2001
Extension of the President's Information Technology Advisory Committee and the President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology
Establishing the Bob Hope American Patriot Award
European Central Bank
Further Amendment to Executive Order 12580, as Amended, Superfund Implementation
Amendments to Executive Order 12994, and renaming the President's Committee on Mental Retardation as the President's Committee for People with Intellectual Disabilities
Blocking Property of the Government of Burma and Prohibiting Certain Transactions
Homeland Security Information Sharing
Implementing the Clean Diamond Trade Act
Waiver Under the Trade Act of 1974 With Respect to Turkmenistan
Blocking Property of the Former Iraqi Regime, Its Senior Officials and Their Family Members, and Taking Certain Other Actions
Continuance of Certain Federal Advisory Committees
Volunteers for Prosperity
Presidential Management Fellows Program
Amendment to Executive Order 13183, Establishment of the President's Task Force on Puerto Rico's Status
Closing of Executive Departments and Agencies of the Federal Government on Friday, December 26, 2003
Appointments During National Emergency
Adjustments of Certain Rates of Pay
Assignment of Functions Relating to Arrivals in and Departures From the United States