STATE OF DELAWARE
TO: Heads of all State Departments and Agencies
RE: Amendment to Executive Orders Number 48 and Number 53
WHEREAS, Executive Order Number 48 establishes a Delaware Tomorrow Commission and Executive Order Number 53 amends and clarifies Executive Order Number 48; and
WHEREAS, certain additional changes and clarifications are needed to refine the structure of the Commission;
NOW, THEREFORE, I, SHERMAN W. TRIBBITT, by virtue of the authority vested in me as Governor of the State of Delaware, do hereby order and declare as follows:
1. Paragraph 5 of Executive Order Number 48 as amended by paragraphs 1 (a) and 1 (b) of Executive Order Number 53 is further amended by:
(a) increasing the total membership of the Commission from 30 to 31 members.
(b) increasing the number of members to be designated by the Governor from 6 to 7 members.
2. Executive Order Number 53 is amended by striking in full paragraph 2 and substituting in lieu thereof the following:
Executive Order Number 48 is amended by adding a new paragraph 7 as follows:
"(7) The Chairman of the Delaware Tomorrow Commission may appoint a secretary for the Commission. The Chairman may also appoint counsel to the Commission. Both to serve at the pleasure of the Chairman."
3. Executive Order Number 48 is amended by adding a new paragraph 9 as follows:
"(9) The Governor may appoint Chairmen to the subcommittees created as defined in paragraph 8. A letter of appointment signed by the Governor shall be sufficient authority for such appointee to serve as Chairman."
Approved this 2nd day of October, 1974.
SHERMAN W. TRIBBITT
ROBERT H. REED
Secretary of State