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Executive Order 28

EXECUTIVE ORDER NUMBER TWENTY-EIGHT TO: HEADS OF ALL STATE DEPARTMENTS AND AGENCIES RE: STATE EMPLOYEE OBLIGATIONS DURING SEVERE WEATHER CONDITIONS AND EMERGENCIES WHEREAS, the Governor may declare a State of Emergency (“SOE”) upon a finding that an emergency or disaster has occurred or that such occurrence or threat of that occurrence is imminent;and WHEREAS, the […]

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Executive Order 27

EXECUTIVE ORDER NUMBER TWENTY-SEVEN TO: HEADS OF ALL STATE DEPARTMENTS AND AGENCIES RE: CREATING THE STATE OF DELAWARE CORRECTIONAL REENTRY COMMISSION WHEREAS, approximately 23,000 incarcerated adults are released from the State of Delaware (“State”) Department of Correction (“DOC”) facilities annually; and WHEREAS, approximately 76% of persons released from DOC facilities are rearrested within three years, […]

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Executive Order 26

EXECUTIVE ORDER NUMBER TWENTY-SIX TO: HEADS OF ALL STATE DEPARTMENTS AND AGENCIES RE: REAUTHORIZING THE DELAWARE ECONOMIC & FINANCIAL ADVISORY COUNCIL (DEFAC) WHEREAS, a bipartisan commitment to balanced budgets and sound financial planning has fostered Delaware’s reputation for fiscal prudence and budgetary restraint, which are further bolstered by the State’s constitutional limitations on state government […]

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Executive Order 25

EXECUTIVE ORDER NUMBER TWENTY-FIVE TO: HEADS OF ALL STATE DEPARTMENTS AND AGENCIES RE: ESTABLISHING DELAWARE HEALTH CARE SPENDING AND QUALITY BENCHMARKS WHEREAS, Delaware’s per capita health care spending consistently ranks in the top ten highest spending states and has historically outpaced economic growth in Delaware; and WHEREAS, enhanced transparency and shared accountability for spending and […]

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Executive Order 24

EXECUTIVE ORDER NUMBER TWENTY-FOUR TO: HEADS OF ALL STATE DEPARTMENTS AND AGENCIES RE: MAKING DELAWARE A TRAUMA–INFORMED STATE WHEREAS, the Kaiser Permanente Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) Study identified that childhood exposure to traumatic experiences increases the likelihood of physical and psychological illness later in life. Those childhood experiences are: physical, emotional, or sexual abuse; physical […]

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Executive Order 23

EXECUTIVE ORDER NUMBER TWENTY-THREE TO: HEADS OF ALL STATE DEPARTMENTS AND AGENCIES RE: 2020 CENSUS – GOVERNOR’S COMPLETE COUNT COMMISSION WHEREAS, under Section 141 of Title 13 of the United States Code, the next federal decennial census will be conducted on April 1, 2020; and WHEREAS, the 2020 Census will provide the official count of […]

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Executive Order 22

EXECUTIVE ORDER NUMBER TWENTY-TWO TO: HEADS OF ALL STATE DEPARTMENTS AND AGENCIES RE: REESTABLISHMENT OF THE STATE EMPLOYEES’ CHARITABLE CAMPAIGN WHEREAS, the employees of the State of Delaware have demonstrated their generosity and commitment to the support of charitable health and welfare causes; and WHEREAS, it is in the best interests of the State to […]

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Executive Order 21

EXECUTIVE ORDER NUMBER TWENTY-ONE TO: HEADS OF ALL STATE DEPARTMENTS AND AGENCIES RE: IMPLEMENTING KEY RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE ADVISORY PANEL TO DEFAC TO STUDY POTENTIAL FISCAL CONTROLS AND BUDGET SMOOTHING MECHANISMS WHEREAS, the 149th Delaware General Assembly enacted and the Governor of Delaware signed House Joint Resolution 8 creating an Advisory Panel to the Delaware […]

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Executive Order 20

EXECUTIVE ORDER NUMBER TWENTY TO: HEADS OF ALL STATE DEPARTMENTS AND AGENCIES RE: CREATING THE ADVISORY COUNCIL ON ENGLISH LEARNERS TO PROMOTE IMPROVED SERVICES TO ENGLISH LEARNER STUDENTS AND THEIR FAMILIES WHEREAS, since 1998, the number of English learner students in Delaware has increased by 433.3%; and WHEREAS, Delaware now has over 11,000 English learner […]

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Executive Order 19

EXECUTIVE ORDER NUMBER NINETEEN TO: HEADS OF ALL STATE DEPARTMENTS AND AGENCIES RE: CREATING AN ADVISORY GROUP TO THE SECRETARY OF HEALTH AND SOCIAL SERVICES AROUND HEALTH CARE SPENDING AND QUALITY METRICS, AND VARIATIONS IN HEALTH CARE DELVIERY AND COSTS AMONG DELAWARE PROVIDERS WHEREAS, Delaware is committed to improving the health of Delawareans and improving […]

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