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The President's Critical Infrastructure Protection Board was established by Executive Order 13231 of October 16, 2001. The purpose of the Board was to assist and support the Director of OMB in this function and shall be reasonably cognizant of programs related to security of department and agency information systems. The Board was also authorized to recommend policies and coordinate programs for protecting information systems for critical infrastructure, including emergency preparedness communications, and the physical assets that support such systems.

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  • "President's Critical Infrastructure Protection Board" (full-text).