EXECUTIVE ORDER No.2004 - 23

MICHIGAN SOLID WASTE IMPORTATION TASK FORCE

DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY

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, the first Michigan Solid Waste Importation Task Force was created under Executive Order 1999-3 on May 28, 1999, and was charged with issuing a final report and recommendations by December 1, 1999;

WHEREAS, the Michigan Solid Waste Importation Task Force was recreated under Executive Order 1999-14 on November 24, 1999, and was charged with issuing a final report and recommendations by December 1, 2000;

WHEREAS, it is necessary in the interests of efficient and effective government to abolish the Michigan Solid Waste Importation Task Force;

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

A. The first Michigan Solid Waste Importation Task Force created within the Department of Environmental Quality under Executive Order 1999-3 is abolished.

B. Executive Order 1999-3 is rescinded in its entirety.

C. The second Michigan Solid Waste Importation Task Force created within the Department of Environmental Quality under Executive Order 1999-14 is abolished.

D. Executive Order 1999-14 is rescinded in its entirety.

Given under my hand and the Great Seal of the State of Michigan this 15th day of April, in the year of our Lord, two thousand four.
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JENNIFER M. GRANHOLM
GOVERNOR

BY THE GOVERNOR:
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SECRETARY OF STATE