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Authority of the Secretary of the Treasury to Order the Closing of Certain Streets Located Along the Perimeter of the White House

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18 U.S.C. § 3056 grants the Secretary of the Treasury broad authority to take actions that are necessary and proper to protect the President, including the authority to order the closing of certain streets located along the perimeter of the White House.

Updated July 9, 2014