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Executive orders are official documents, numbered consecutively, through which the President of the United States manages the operations of the Federal Government. Nixon issued 346 Executive Orders.

Executive Orders Issued During the Nixon Administration

Information about the Executive Orders issued by President Richard Nixon (1969-1974) is provided below. The Executive Orders are on the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) web site and the links below will open in a new window. Close the window to return to this page.

  • 1969 – E.O. 11452 – E.O. 11503 (52 Executive orders signed)

  • 1970 – E.O. 11504 – E.O. 11575 (72 Executive orders signed)

  • 1971 – E.O. 11576 – E.O. 11638 (63 Executive orders signed)

  • 1972 – E.O. 11639 – E.O. 11693 (55 Executive orders signed)

  • 1973 – E.O. 11694 – E.O. 11757 (64 Executive orders signed)

  • 1974 – E.O. 11758 – E.O. 11797 (40 Executive orders signed)

346 Total Executive Orders Issued

NOTE:   The total number of Executive orders issued includes number-and-letter designated orders, such as 9577-A, 9616-A, etc.

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