Presidential Succession - Collection Finding Aid

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Presidential Succession - Collection Finding Aid



This collection consists of material concerning Presidential succession or disability events and how and when the 25th Amendment is implemented. The Staff and Office files contain reports, briefing materials, correspondence, and press materials relating to working groups and their intensive study of the 25th Amendment. Automated Records Management System (ARMS) Emails contain electronic communications between White House staff concerning government-wide Continuity of Operations (COOP) as well as press releases addressing the decision to not invoke the 25th Amendment during President Clinton’s knee surgery in 1997. National Security Council (NSC) Emails contain discussions regarding the logistics of drafting and transmitting Presidential Decision Directive (PDD) 67 on “Enduring Constitutional Government and Continuity of Government Operations.”
Please Note: No items in this collection have yet been scanned nor made available online. For access to the collection please visit the Clinton Library's research room.


William J. Clinton Presidential Library & Museum


“Presidential Succession - Collection Finding Aid,” Clinton Digital Library, accessed February 27, 2024,