EXECUTIVE ORDER MJF 00-29

EXECUTIVE ORDER MJF 00-29

Amend Executive Order No. MJF 98-20 - Small Purchase Procedures


WHEREAS, Executive Order No. MJF 98-20, signed on May 4, 1998 1, sets forth the procedure for small purchases; and

WHEREAS, it is necessary to amend a provision of Executive Order No. MJF 98-20 in order to facilitate small purchases by libraries;

NOW THEREFORE, I, M.J. "MIKE" FOSTER, JR., 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: Paragraph (8) of subsection 5(A) of Executive Order No. MJF 98-20, signed on May 4, 1998, is amended to provide as follows:

(8) Publications and/or copyrighted materials purchased by libraries from either subscription services or from wholesale dealers which distribute for publishers and/or copyright holders;

SECTION 2: All other sections, subsections, and/or paragraphs of Executive Order No. MJF 98-20 shall remain in full force and effect.

SECTION 3: This Order is effective upon signature and shall continue in effect until amended, modified, terminated, or rescinded by the governor, or terminated by operation of law.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 28th day of August, 2000.

    1 Executive Order No. MJF 96-14, signed on June 4, 1996, which established Governor Foster's initial procedure for small purchases was terminated and rescinded by Executive Order No. MJF 98-20, Section 7.

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

ATTEST BY
THE GOVERNOR
Fox McKeithen
Secretary of State