STATE OF DELAWARE
EXECT TTIVE DEPARTMENT
TO: Heads of All State Departments and Agencies
RE: Continuation and Transfer of the Office of Federal-State Highway Safety Coordinator
WHEREAS, it is desirable to continue the functions of the Office of Federal-State Highway Safety Coordinator and to continue and, where possible, expand the program of improved highway safety; and
WHEREAS, the previous administration continued by Executive Order 15 the Office of the Federal-State Highway Safety Coordinator; and
WHEREAS, the Governor of the State of Delaware, being vitally interested and personally concerned with all aspects of the State's safety program, will continue as the State official ultimately responsible to the Federal Government for the conduct of such program and has seen fit to place the direction and administration of the Office of the Federal-State Highway Safety Programs directly under the Office of the Governor;
NOW, THEREFORE, I, SHERMAN W. TRIBBITT, by virtue of the authority vested in me as Governor of the State of Delaware do hereby amend Executive Order No. 42, dated September 24, 1970, as follows:
1. The Office of the Federal-State Highway Safety Coordinator is to be placed under the Office of the Governor.
2. The Coordinator of the Federal-State Highway Safety Office will also serve at the pleasure of the Governor. His representative for Highway Safety will be responsible to the Governor for the conduct of the Highway Safety Program for the State of Delaware.
Approved This 9th day of February, 1973.
SHERMAN W. TRIBBITT
ROBERT H. REED
Secretary of State