Rescinding Executive Orders BJ 08-48 and BJ 08-52
WHEREAS, the limited duties and responsibilities of the Louisiana Wild Caught Shrimp Industry Trade Action Advisory Council, as established by Executive Order No. BJ 2008-48 dated August 22, 2008, are included within the broader scope and authority of the recently created Louisiana Shrimp Task Force, which has a comprehensive mission to examine the shrimp industry, identify areas of concern or problems endemic to the industry, and to develop plans and propose policies which can improve the economic sustainability of the industry;
WHEREAS, the E-Rate Oversight Committee, as established by Executive Order No. BJ 2008-52 dated August 22, 2008, was created in order to facilitate the application process for the disbursement of federal E-Rate Hurricane Katrina Relief Funding for Louisiana schools and libraries to access in order to rebuild their technology infrastructures, and this federal funding has now been fully utilized; and
WHEREAS, it is proper to terminate the Louisiana Wild Caught Shrimp Industry Trade Action Advisory Council and E-Rate Oversight Committee and their respective responsibilities as they are no longer needed to administer the tasks they were created for;
NOW THEREFORE, I, BOBBY JINDAL, Governor of the State of Louisiana, by virtue of the authority vested by the Constitution and the laws of the State of Louisiana, do hereby order and direct as follows:
SECTION 1: Executive Order No. BJ 2008-48 dated August 22, 2008 and Executive Order No. BJ 2008-52 dated August 22, 2008 are hereby terminated and rescinded.
SECTION 2: This Order is effective upon signature and shall continue in effect until amended, modified, terminated or rescinded by the Governor, or terminated by operation of law.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have set my hand officially and caused to be affixed the Great Seal of Louisiana, at the Capitol, in the City of Baton Rouge, on this 7th day of January, 2010.
Secretary of State