Executive Order No. 12 and the SC TRO

Posted by on Jan 16, 2017 in Slider

Executive Order No. 12 and the SC TRO

An Executive Order (EO) provides the rules for the implementation of a law. It emanates from the President and is addressed to his subordinate officials in the executive branch. In the case of EO No. 12, the rules refer to the implementation of the RH Law. How does EO No.12 affect the TRO issued by the Supreme Court in June 2016? EO No.12 does not affect the TRO—it does not override nor does it overturn the TRO. The TRO stays:  (1) The FDA cannot legally act on any and all...

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