Donald T. DiFrancesco
2001 - 2002

No. Subject Date Issued
124 Declares State of Emergency Exists in New Jersey 03/04/01
125 Terminates State of Emergency declared in Executive Order No. 124 03/08/01
126 Directs the Commissioner of DHSS to Empanel a Newborn Screening Annual Review Committee 04/12/01
127 Directs AG to Convene Statewide Summit of Law Enforcement Executives and Examine the Practice of Racial Profiling 05/23/01
128 Directs the Commissioner of the Department of Transportation to prepare a Garden State Parkway Congestion Relief Plan 05/31/01
129 Orders the flag of the United States of America and the flag of the State of New Jersey shall be flown at half-staff at all State departments, offices, agencies and instrumentalities during appropriate hours beginning Tuesday, June 12, 2001 through and including Friday, June 15, 2001, in recognition and mourning of the passing of Assemblyman Augustine. 06/12/01
130 Declares state of emergency exists in Morris County 07/03/01
131 Declares State of Emergency in the State of New Jersey Due to the Terroristic Attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon. 09/11/01
132 Creates the Office of Recovery and Victim Assistance 09/17/01
Rescinded by
EO #5

133 Orders and directs that State employees called to active duty during Operation Noble Eagle and other related operations in response to the September 11, 2001 attacks on the World Trade Center and Pentagon shall be entitled, upon termination of active duty, to return to State employment with full seniority and benefits consistent with State and federal military reemployment and seniority rights. 09/26/01
134 New Jersey World Trade Center Victims Memorial Commission 10/03/01
135 Orders and directs November 23, 2001 (day after Thanksgiving) be granted as a day off for State employees and an alternate day granted for those employees whose functions preclude such absence on November 23, 2001. 11/15/01
136 Orders and directs December 24, 2001, the day before Christmas, shall be granted as a day off to employees who work in the Executive Departments of State Government 12/18/01
137 Declare and proclaim that any school facilities project which receives approval from the Commissioner of Education on or before December 18, 2001, shall be exempted from the requirements of Executive Order 215 12/18/01

Orders and directs the Department of Environmental Protection's Division of Parks and Forestry is the only agency that may authorize, approve and schedule Special Events within Liberty State Park