Executive Order Revised Adjudicative Guidelines for Determining Eligibility for Access to Classified Information. ADJUDICATIVE GUIDELINES FOR . Presidential Document Type: Executive Order; E.O. Citation: E.O. of Aug 2, ; E.O. Notes: Amended by: EO , June 30, ;;. National Security Council, Intelligence Programs, and Edward Appel, “Executive Order – Access to Classified Information [4],” Clinton Digital Library.

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Social attitudes Prejudice Violence. This certification shall be conclusive.

Defense Industrial Security Clearance Officeupheld the denial of security ek to homosexual employees of government contractors. You have selected to open If you would like to not see this alert again, please click the “Do not show me this again” check box below. Federal Register August 7,v. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Level of Access Approval. Civil liberties groups expressed concerns about the intrusiveness of the disclosure requirements.

It established uniform policies for allowing employees of the federal government access to classified information.

Executive Order 12968

No inference concerning the standards in this section may be raised solely on the basis of the sexual orientation of the employee. In such cases, a fixed date or event for expiration shall be identified and access to classified information shall be limited to information related to the particular project or assignment.


However, mental health counseling, where relevant to e adjudication of access to classified information, may justify further inquiry to determine whether the standards of subsection b of this section are satisfied, and mental health may be considered where it directly relates to those standards.

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Eisenhower ‘s Executive Order of Access will be immediately terminated, 12986 with any assignment requiring an access eligibility approval, if such approval is not granted.

Access to Classified Information. Access by Non-United States Citizens.

Executive Order Access to Classified Information

In carrying out its responsibilities under section 1. It’s one more denunciation of the myth that gay or lesbian people are less than full, good citizens. Margarethe Cammermeyer had revealed she was a lesbian during a review of her top secret security clearance and received an honorable discharge, and her subsequent lawsuit helped keep the issue in the news.

The power and responsibility to deny or terminate access to classified information pursuant to any law or other Executive order may be exercised only where the agency head determines that the procedures prescribed in subsection a of this section cannot be invoked in a manner that is consistent with national security.

The Government has gone beyond simply ceasing to be a hostile and vicious adversary and has now become an ally.

Applicants or employees shall be required to provide relevant information pertaining to their background and character for use in investigating and adjudicating their eligibility for access.

For the purposes of this order: Asexual Bisexual Heterosexual Homosexual.

Wikisource has original text related to this article: President Bill Clinton on August 2, Decisions of the panel shall be in writing, and final except as provided in subsection b of this section; and 7 provided an opportunity to appear personally and to present relevant documents, materials, and information at some point in the process before an adjudicative or other authority, other than the investigating entity, as determined by the agency head.


Executive Order also addressed evaluating the mental health of an employee seeking a security clearance. Sanctions may include reprimand, suspension without pay, removal, and other actions in accordance with applicable law and agency regulations. Elizabeth Birchexecutive director of the Human Rights Campaign Fundcalled the Executive Order “an important step toward ending governmentally sanctioned job-discrimination against gay and lesbian people.

This section does not require additional proceedings, however, and creates no procedural or substantive rights. Basis for Eligibility Approval.

If there are any doubts concerning granting access, additional lawful investigative procedures shall be fully pursued. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Employees shall be subject to appropriate sanctions if they knowingly and willfully grant eligibility for, or allow access to, classified information in violation of this order or its implementing regulations.

It included a proviso that “No negative inference” about eligibility “may be raised solely on the basis of mental health counseling.