EXECUTIVE ORDER MJF 00-7

EXECUTIVE ORDER MJF 00-7

Louisiana Highway 1 Project Task Force


WHEREAS, Executive Order No. MJF 98-46, signed on October 8, 1998, established the Louisiana Highway 1 Project Task Force (hereafter "Task Force");

WHEREAS, Executive Order No. MJF 98-46 was amended by Executive Order No. MJF 99-2, signed on January 12, 1999, which added to the membership of the Task Force 1 and Executive Order No. MJF 99-10, issued on March 16, 1999, which extended its reporting period; and

WHEREAS, it is necessary to amend Executive Order No. MJF 98-46, as amended by Executive Order Nos. MJF 99-2 and MJF 99-10, in order to increase the meeting and reporting duties of the Task Force;

NOW THEREFORE I, M.J. "MIKE" FOSTER, JR., Governor of the state of Louisiana, by virtue of the authority vested by the Constitution and laws of the state of Louisiana, do hereby order and direct as follows:

SECTION 1: Section 3 of Executive Order No. MJF 98-46, as amended by Executive Order Nos. MJF 99-2 2 and 99-10, is amended to provide the follow:

A. The Task Force shall submit a comprehensive written report (hereafter "plan") to the governor; the House Committee on Transportation, Highways and Public Works; and the Senate Committee on Transportation, Highways and Public Works by November 1, 1999.

B.1) After January 1, 2000, the Task Force shall meet two (2) to six (6) time per year, at the discretion of the chair, to review and evaluate the progress of the LA 1 Project and/or oversee the implementation of the plan.

2) Within thirty (30) days of each meeting, the Task Force shall report its findings and/or conclusions to the governor; the House Committee on Transportation Highways and Public Works; and the Senate Committee on Transportation, Highways and Public Works.

SECTION 2: All other sections and subsections of Executive Order No. MJF 98-46, as amended by Executive Order Nos. MJF 99-2 3 and MJF 99-10, shall remain in full force and effect.

SECTION 3: The provisions of this Order are effective upon signature and shall remain in effect until amended, modified, terminated, or rescinded by the governor, or terminated by operation of law.

1 Executive Order No. MJF 98-62, signed on November 10, 1998, and Executive Order No. MJF 98-64, signed on December 2, 1998, also altered the composition of the Task Force membership. However, both Orders have been terminated and rescinded. See Section 3 of Executive Order No. MJF 99-2.
2See note 1.
3See note 1.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have set my hand officially and caused to be affixed the Great Seal of the state of Louisiana, at the Capitol, in the city of Baton Rouge, on this 1st day of March, 2000.

M.J. "Mike" Foster, Jr.
Governor

ATTEST BY
THE GOVERNOR
Fox McKeithen
Secretary of State