Week Ending Friday, September 8, 2006

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Author: George W. Bush  | Date: September 5, 2006

Letter to Congressional Leaders on Continuation of the National Emergency With Respect to Certain Terrorist Attacks,
September 5, 2006

Dear Mr. Speaker: (Dear Mr. President:)

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, Ihave 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, 2006, the national emergency with respect to the terrorist threat.

Sincerely,
George W. Bush

Note: Identical letters were sent to J. Dennis Hastert, Speaker of the House of Representatives, and Richard B. Cheney, President of the Senate.

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Chicago: George W. Bush, "Letter to Congressional Leaders on Continuation of the National Emergency With Respect to Certain Terrorist Attacks, September 5, 2006," Week Ending Friday, September 8, 2006 in United States. Executive Office of the President, Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents, Week Ending Friday, September 8, 2006 (Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2006), 42:1567-1568 Original Sources, accessed July 18, 2019, http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=Q6R9ADPWX3S7STR.

MLA: Bush, George W. "Letter to Congressional Leaders on Continuation of the National Emergency With Respect to Certain Terrorist Attacks, September 5, 2006." Week Ending Friday, September 8, 2006, in United States. Executive Office of the President, Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents, Week Ending Friday, September 8, 2006 (Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2006), 42:1567-1568, Original Sources. 18 Jul. 2019. www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=Q6R9ADPWX3S7STR.

Harvard: Bush, GW, 'Letter to Congressional Leaders on Continuation of the National Emergency With Respect to Certain Terrorist Attacks, September 5, 2006' in Week Ending Friday, September 8, 2006. cited in , United States. Executive Office of the President, Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents, Week Ending Friday, September 8, 2006 (Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2006), 42:1567-1568. Original Sources, retrieved 18 July 2019, from http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=Q6R9ADPWX3S7STR.