STATE OF DELAWARE
TO: Heads of all State Departments and Agencies
RE: Modification of Executive Order Number Eight regarding State Agencies Dealing with Businesses Which Have Not Paid Their State Taxes.
WHEREAS, the administration of House Bill 304, now Section 307, Title 30 of the Delaware Code, in conjunction with Executive Order Number Eight, signed July 7, 1969, has created some minor technical problems; and
WHEREAS, it has become desirable to amend Executive Order Number Eight to alleviate these technical problems:
NOW, THEREFORE, I, RUSSELL W. PETERSON, by virtue of the authority vested in me as Governor of the State of Delaware, do hereby declare and order as follows:
1. The paragraph numbered "1" in Executive Order Number Eight is stricken and is amended to read as follows:
1. Tax clearance as used in House Bill 304 means a form prepared and executed by the Tax Department certifying that there is not pending and unpaid any assessment or fees or determination of tax liability by the Tax Department against the person seeking such payment or order.
2. The second paragraph of the section of Executive Order Number Eight which is designated "2" is amended to include the words "or order" following the words "seeking payment".
Approved this 19th day of August, 1969.
(GREAT SEAL) RUSSELL W. PETERSON
Secretary of State