CHAPTER 688

STATE OF DELAWARE

EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENT

DOVER

EXECUTIVE ORDER NUMBER FIFTY-THREE

TO: Heads of All State Departments and Agencies RE: Systems Analysis for Delaware State Government

WHEREAS, Governor Russell W. Peterson has established certain goals for the State of Delaware; and

WHEREAS, systems analysis would be a useful tool to assist in planning for the achievement of these goals; and

WHEREAS, the Delaware State Planning Office has been assigned the responsibility for developing a systems analysis capability throughout the State Government; and

WHEREAS, the Delaware Agency to Reduce Crime has determined to use systems analysis techniques in planning for the reduction of crime; and

WHEREAS, the application of systems analysis to the State Government will require the cooperation and participation of many State officers and employees.

NOW, THEREFORE, I, RUSSELL W. PETERSON, by virtue of the authority vested in me as Governor of the State of Delaware, do hereby order that:

1. All officers and employees of each State Department and Agency shall afford to the Delaware State Planning Office, the Delaware Agency to Reduce Crime, and to any consultant firm retained thereby for professional assistance the fullest cooperations as may be requested, including the attendance at seminars, the furnishing of information, the completion of internal staff work, and participation on ad hoc study teams.

2. The head of each State Department and Agency shall immediately designate, and so inform the Delaware State Planning Office and the Delaware Agency to Reduce Crime, an official to act as Department or Agency representative for arranging the participation by members of that Department or Agency in activities related to systems analysis.

APPROVED This 23rd day of April, 1971

RUSSELL W. PETERSON, Governor

(GREAT SEAL)

ATTEST: EUGENE BUNTING, Secretary of State