PROCLAMATION 3703-JAN. 28, 1966
I am happy to do so again this year. I hereby proclaim the week beginning March 6, 1966, as Save Your Vision Week, and I hereby invite the Governors of the States, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, and officials of other areas subject to the jurisdiction of the United States to issue similar proclamations. I also call upon the communications media, the medical, ophthalmological, optometric, and other heaUh care professions, and all agencies concerned with programs for the improvement and preservation of vision, to unite in public activities to impress upon the people of the United States the importance of good vision to their happiness and welfare, and to urge their participation in programs to improve and protect the vision of our people. I N W I T N E S S WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the Seal of the United States of America to be affixed. D O N E at the City of Washiugton this 28th day of January in the year of our Lord nineteen hundred and sixty-six, and of [SEAL] the Independence of the United States of America the one hundred and ninetieth. LYNDON B. JOHNSON
By the President: DEAN RUSK,
Proclamation 3703 TERMINATION OF INCREASED DUTY ON IMPORTS OF SAFETY PINS January 28, 1966
By the President of the United States of America A Proclamation
19 USC 1351.
19 USC 1364.
19 USC 1801.
1. WHEREAS, pursuant to Section 350 of the Tariff Act of 1930, the President, on October 30, 1947, entered into, and by Proclamation No. 2761A of December 16, 1947 (61 Stat. (pt. 2) 1103), and Proclamation No. 2782 of April 22, 1948 (62 Stat. (pt. 2) 1500), proclaimed, the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (61 Stat. (pt. 5) A l l; hereinafter referred to as "the General Agreement"), including a concession with respect to certain types of safety pins provided for in item 350 in Part I to Schedule X X of the General Agreement (61 Stat. (pt. 5) A1205); 2. WHEREAS, pursuant to Section 7 of the Trade Agreements Extension Act of 1951, and in accordance with the provisions of Article X IX of the General Agreement (61 Stat. (pt. 5) A58; 8 U.S.T. (pt. 2) 1786), the President by Proclamation No. 3212 of November 29, 1957 (72 Stat. (pt. 2) cl6), proclaimed, effective after the close of business on December 30, 1957, and until the President otherwise proclaimed, a modification of the concession with respect to the types of safety pins identified in the first recital of this proclamation to effect an increase in the rate of duty with respect to such safety pins; 3. WHEREAS, after compliance with the requirements of Section 102 of the Tariff Classification Act of 1962 (76 Stat. 73), the President by Proclamation No. 3548 of August 21, 1963 (77 Stat. 1017), proclaimed, effective on and after August 31, 1963, the Tariff Schedules of the United States, which reflected, with modifications, and, in effect, superseded (1) the provisions of Proclamations Nos. 2761A and 2782 insofar as those proclamations proclaimed the concession with respect to the types of safety pins identified in the first recital of this proclama-