STATE OF DELAWARE
TO: Heads of all State Departments and Agencies
RE: Governor's Council on Manpower Affairs
WHEREAS, programs affecting manpower development, are the direct and indirect responsibility of several departments; and
WHEREAS, it is necessary to coordinate these programs in order to increase their effectiveness:
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 Governor's Council on Manpower Affairs is established as an interdepartmental advisory council for the purpose of coordinating programs affecting manpower development in the State.
2. The Council shall consist of the following persons in their ex-officio capacities:
(a) Secretary of Labor, chairman
(b) Director of Employment Services, Department of Labor
(c) Director of Vocational Rehabilitation, Department of Labor
(d) Chief of Planning, Research, and Evaluation, Department of Labor
(e) Director of Economic Development, Department of Community Affairs and Economic Development
(f) Director of Economic Opportunity, Department of Community Affairs and Economic Development
(g) Director of Vocational Education, Department of Public Instruction
3. The Council shall study, research, plan, and advise the Governor, the Secretary of Labor, the Secretary of Community Affairs and Economic Development, and the Superintendent of Public Instruction on methods for improving the coordination and effectiveness of the State's manpower and training programs and shall consider such other matters as may be referred to it by the Governor, the Secretary of Labor, the Secretary of Community Affairs and Economic Development, or the Superintendent of Public Instruction. The Chairman of the Council shall make an annual report to the Governor on the activities of the Council.
Approved this 5th day of August, 1970.
(GREAT SEAL) RUSSELL W. PETERSON
Secretary of State