CHAPTER 461

STATE OF DELAWARE

EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENT

DOVER

EX ECUTIVE ORDER NUMBER EIGHTY-THREE

TO: HEADS OF ALL STATE DEPARTMENTS AND AGENCIES

RE: TASK FORCE FOR TILE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE WHITE HOUSE

CONFERENCE ON HANDICAPPED INDIVIDUALS.

WHEREAS, Executive Order Number Seventy established a Task Force to assist with the implementation of the recommendations of the White House Conference on Handicapped Individuals; and

WHEREAS, the Task Force has submitted a preliminary report which sets forth eleven recommendations which the Task Force believes should receive priority in Delaware; and

WHEREAS, the Task Force needs additional time to develop specific suggestions for implementing these priority items in Delaware; and

WHEREAS, Executive Order Number Seventy, by its terms expired on February 20, 1980;

NOW THEREFORE, I, PIERRE S. du PONT, IV, by virtue of the authority vested in me as Governor of the State of Delaware, do hereby order and declare as follows:

Executive Order Number Seventy, dated March 5, 1979, shall remain in force and effect until June 1, 1980 and the Task Force for the Implementation of the White House Conference on Handicapped Individuals, established thereunder, is hereby continued as presently constituted.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my Hand and Seal this 11th day of March, 1980.

(Great Seal)

PIERRE S. DU PONT, IV Governor

Attest:

0. EVANS DENNEY

Acting Secretary of State