EXECUTIVE ORDER No.2006 - 15

AMENDMENT OF EXECUTIVE ORDER 2004-36
COUNCIL FOR LABOR AND ECONOMIC GROWTH

WHEREAS, Section 1 of Article V of the Michigan Constitution of 1963 vests the executive power of the State of Michigan in the Governor;

WHEREAS, under Section 111 of the federal Workforce Investment Act of 1998, Public Law 105-220, as amended, 29 USC 2821, the Governor must establish a state workforce investment board;

WHEREAS, Executive Order 2004-36 established the Council for Labor and Economic Growth as the workforce investment board for the State of Michigan;

WHEREAS, changes in the structure of the Council for Labor and Economic Growth will facilitate a statewide policy dialogue involving local workforce boards, universities, community colleges, K-12 schools, appropriate state officials, and other key stakeholders;

WHEREAS, the organization of economic development functions within state government can benefit from regular review and periodic reorganization;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, Jennifer M. Granholm, Governor of the State of Michigan, by virtue of the power vested in the Governor by the Michigan Constitution of 1963 and Michigan law order the following:

Section II.G of Executive Order 2004-36 is amended to read as follows:

  1. "The following state officers shall serve as voting ex officio members of the Council:

    1. The Director of the Department of Community Health.

    2. The Director of the Department of Human Services.

    3. The Director of the Department of Labor and Economic Growth.

    4. The President of the Michigan Strategic Fund.

    5. The Superintendent of Public Instruction.".

This Order is effective upon filing.

Given under my hand this 21st day of July, in the year of our Lord, two thousand and six.
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JENNIFER M. GRANHOLM
GOVERNOR

BY THE GOVERNOR:
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SECRETARY OF STATE