STATE OF DELAWARE
EXECUTIVE ORDER NUMBER FIVE
TO: Heads of State Departments and Agencies
SUBJECT: Designation of Coordinator of Disaster Relief
WHEREAS, under date of March 8, 1962, I did proclaim and declare that an emergency exists within the scope and meaning of Chapter 31, Title 20, Delaware Code, as amended in 1955; and
WHEREAS, Section 3105 (b) (9), of said Title provides that "the Governor may utilize the services and facilities of existing officers, and agencies of the State and of the political subdivisions thereof; and all such officers and agencies shall perform such services and supply such facilities as the Governor may request;" and
WHEREAS, Section 3105 (b) (10), of said Title provides that the Governor may delegate any authority vested in him under this Chapter and provide for the delegation of any such authority:
NOW, THEREFORE, I, Elbert N. Carvel, Governor of the State of Delaware, do hereby appoint the Secretary of State, Elisha C. Dukes, as Coordinator of Disaster Relief for this emergency, and in accordance with. the provisions of Section 3105 (b) (10), Title 20, Delaware Code, do delegate to the said Elisha C. Dukes, the authority vested in me under Chapter 31, Title 20, Delaware Code, and further authorize the said Elisha C. Dukes to sub-delegate any such authority; and
FURTHER, I hereby request all officers and agencies of the State and of the political subdivision thereof to cooperate with the Coordinator of Disaster Relief in the performance of his mission.
APPROVED this ninth day of March, 1962.
ELBERT N. CARVEL
By the Governor
Attest: ELISHA C. DUKES, Secretary of State