CHAPTER 837

STATE OF DELAWARE

EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENT

DOVER

EXECUTIVE ORDER

NUMBER FORTY-THREE

TO: Heads of all State Departments and Agencies

RE: Effectuation of Legislation Dealing with the new Board of Parole, its Powers, Duties and Functions

WHEREAS, the 125th General Assembly passed legislation relating to the reconstitution of the Board of Parole, its powers, duties and functions, and other legislation concerning the area of rehabilitation and treatment; and

WHEREAS, such legislation was to become effective on the date that the Governor designates by Executive Order that the five (5) members of the new Board of Parole, as constituted by 57 Delaware Laws, Chapter 597, have been selected and are ready to serve as members of the Board; and

WHEREAS, five (5) persons have been nominated and those nominations have been confirmed by the Senate and the said five (5) persons have taken their respective oaths of office; and

WHEREAS, they are, therefore, ready to serve as members of the new Board of Parole and to carry out the new functions assigned to them by law.

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. I hereby declare, announce and proclaim that the five (5) members of the new Board of Parole, as constituted by Senate Bill 516 as amended by Senate Amendment 1 and 2 and House Amendment 1, have been selected and are ready to serve as members thereof.

2. I hereby declare, announce and proclaim that the following laws shall henceforth from this date forward be effective:

57 Delaware Laws, Chapter 593

57 Delaware Laws, Chapter 594

57 Delaware Laws, Chapter 595

57 Delaware Laws, Chapter 596

57 Delaware Laws, Chapter 597

Approved this 23rd day of October, 1970.

(GREAT SEAL) RUSSELL W. PETERSON

Governor

Attest:

EUGENE BUNTING

Secretary of State