Based on section
695g of title
, U.S.C., 1940 ed., Judicial Code and Judiciary (June 20, 1936, ch. 640, § 8,49 Stat. 1564
Ex. Ord. No. 10307. Delegation of Authority
Ex. Ord. No. 10307, Nov. 23, 1951, 16
By virtue of the authority vested in me by the act of August 8, 1950, 64 Stat. 419
(3 U.S.C. Supp. 301–303), I hereby delegate to the Secretary of State (1) the authority vested in the President by section
of the United States Code (62 Stat. 836
) to prescribe regulations governing the manner of executing and returning commissions by consular officers under the provisions of sections 3492–3494 of the said title, and schedules of fees allowable to witnesses, foreign counsel, and interpreters under section 3495 of the said title, and (2) the authority vested in the President by section
of the United States Code (62 Stat. 835
) to prescribe regulations making the provisions of sections 3492–3496 of the said title applicable to diplomatic officers.
Executive Order No. 8298 of December 4, 1939, entitled “Regulations Governing the Manner of Executing and Returning Commissions by Officers of the Foreign Service in Criminal Cases, and Schedule of Fees and Compensation in Such Cases”, is hereby revoked.