CHAPTER 533

STATE OF DELAWARE

EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENT

DOVER

EXECUTIVE ORDER NUMBER TWENTY-FIVE

I, Charles L. Terry, Jr., Governor of the State of Delaware, by virtue of the authority vested in me as Governor of Delaware, hereby declare and order that jurisdiction over be state-owned public beach lands in Sussex County bordering on the Atlantic Ocean be assigned to the State Park Commission in accordance with 7 Delaware Code, Section 4783, Subsection (b) and 7 Delaware Code, Section 4519.

Further, I declare and order that the State Highway Department shall continue to retain its statutory jurisdiction over state-owned public beach lands in Sussex County bordering on the Atlantic Ocean in order to protect the sand dunes and to further protect the beach from erosion in accordance with 17 Delaware Code, Section 142.

APPROVED this 20th day of July, 1966.

CHARLES L. TERRY, JR.