Executive Order #56 Governor James J. Florio
Continues Executive Orders 99 & 206 (Kean) for the Ethnic Advisory Council.
Continues Executive Orders #11, #99 and #206 (Kean)
WHEREAS, on July 23, 1982, Executive Order No. 11 created an Ethnic Advisory Council to advise the Governor regarding the needs of the ethnic communities in New Jersey; and
WHEREAS, the Council membership was subsequently increased by Executive Order No. 99 on May 7, 1985; and Executive Order No. 206 on April 25, 1989; and
WHEREAS, the continued influx of new ethnic groups into New Jersey has precipitated the need to increase our awareness, appreciation and understanding of each of these new ethnic groups; and
WHEREAS, increasing the membership of the Ethnic Advisory Council to include representatives from these new groups will allow for a better understanding of their contributions and needs;
NOW, THEREFORE, I, JAMES J. FLORIO, Governor of the State of New Jersey, by virtue of the authority vested in me by the Constitution and by the Statutes of this State, do hereby ORDER and DIRECT:
GIVEN, under my hand and seal this 11th day of February in the Year of Our Lord, one thousand nine hundred and ninety-two, and of the Independence of the United States, the two hundred and sixteenth.
/s/ James J. Florio