Reading Room Document
Duties and Responsibilities of the FBI, as Affected by Proclamation of Cessation of Hostilities
This memo provided a list of relevant statutes that were affected by the president’s 1946 proclamation marking the cessation of hostilities. The attorney general noted that the state of war and national emergency continued despite the cessation of hostilities.
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