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01.01.1971.11.htm 01.01.1971.11. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1971.11 Maryland Environmental Service. 1. The Maryland Environmental Service is hereby directed to assume responsibility for the operation and maintenance of all State-owned sewage treatment and solid waste disposal facilities;2. Each agency of the State which presently has responsibility for operating such facilities is hereby directed to consult with the Maryland Environmental Service to develop plans for the transfer of such responsibility as so
01.01.1972.03.htm 01.01.1972.03. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1972.03 Governor's Representative for Highway Safety. 1. The Executive Order, dated August 29, 1969, is hereby rescinded.. 2. Pursuant to §2-101, 2-102 and 2-103 of Article 66-1/2 of the Annotated Code of Maryland (1970 Replacement Volume) and for purposes of the Federal Highway Safety Acts of 1966 and 1970, the Secretary of Transportation, is hereby designated as the Governor's Representative for Highway Safety.3. There is hereby delega
01.01.1973.04.htm 01.01.1973.04. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1973.04 State Emergency Medical System. 1. A State Emergency Medical System is hereby established, to be implemented in accordance with this Executive Order.2. The Division of Emergency Medical Service is created within the State Department of Health and Mental Hygiene. The Division shall be headed by a Director of Emergency Medical Services appointed by the Governor, with the advice of the Secretary of Health and Mental Hygiene, said Director to be res
01.01.1978.05.htm 01.01.1978.05. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1978.05 Coastal Zone Management. 1. The Maryland Coastal Zone Management Program developed in accordance with plans prepared under Article 88C(2)b) of the Code, enumerates the objectives and policies of the State with respect to coastal resources.2. To the extent consistent with statutorily prescribed responsibilities and authorities, all State governmental agencies shall:a) Conduct their activities in a manner consistent with the Program;.
01.01.1980.06.htm 01.01.1980.06. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1980.06 Commission on State Debt. 1. Revocation of Prior Executive Order. Executive Order 01.01.1969.08, dated October 17, 1969, establishing a Commission on State Debt to replace the former Committee to Study the State Debt is hereby revoked and rescinded.2. Creation of Commission; composition; organization. a) There is a Commission on State Debt. This Commission replaces the former Committee to Study the State Debt.b) The membership of the
01.01.1981.10.htm 01.01.1981.10. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1981.10 Employee Release Under Emergency Conditions. A. Definitions. As used in this Order, the following terms have the meanings indicated:. 1) "Emergency Conditions" means circumstances that would expose State employees to harm or unsafe conditions. Examples of potential emergency conditions may include, but are not limited to:a) Extreme weather conditions such as flooding, icing conditions, blizzards, hurricanes, and tornadoes;
01.01.1983.17.htm 01.01.1983.17. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1983.17 Intergovernmental Review of Federal Programs and Activities. Section 1. Maryland Intergovernmental Review and Coordination Process. a) In order for Maryland to secure the benefits of intergovernmental cooperation and coordination, and in order to provide a simple, uniform, and consistent mechanism for State, regional, and local public officials to learn about and comment on proposed federal financial assistance and direct federa
01.01.1983.18.htm 01.01.1983.18. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1983.18 Privacy and State Data System Security. 1. Purpose ― The purpose of this Executive Order is to direct adherence by State agencies to the following principles of information practice:a) There should be no personal record system whose existence is secret;. b) Personal records should not be collected unless the need for the information has been clearly established;c) A personal record should be appropriate and relevant to the purpose for
01.01.1984.10.htm 01.01.1984.10. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1984.10 Housing Policy for the State of Maryland. 1. It is the policy of the State of Maryland to cooperate with the federal government, local governments, non-profit organizations, and the private sector to assure that every citizen of the State enjoys without discrimination the use of safe and decent housing, the cost of which does not place an unreasonable financial burden upon the individual or family.2. To the extent not inconsistent with law, all St
01.01.1985.02.htm 01.01.1985.02. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1985.02 Governor's Council on the Chesapeake Bay. 1. The Governor's Council on the Chesapeake Bay is hereby created to provide advice to the Governor on matters related to the management of the Chesapeake Bay and surrounding areas and to promote interagency coordination and integration of Chesapeake Bay related programs.2. The Council shall consist of the Secretary of Natural Resources, Secretary of Health and Mental Hygiene, the Secretary of
01.01.1985.04.htm 01.01.1985.04. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1985.04 Martin State Airport. 1. Executive Order 01.01.1975.05 naming the "Glenn L. Martin State Airport" is hereby rescinded.. 2. The State owned airport facility at Middle River, Maryland, is hereby renamed "Martin State Airport.3. The Martin State Airport official designation for aeronautical purposes will be known as "MTN.. Effective date: February 19, 1985 (12:6 Md. R. 570).
01.01.1985.34.htm 01.01.1985.34. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1985.34 Militia―Oaths of Enlistment or Appointment. The Adjutant General may authorize any federally recognized officer of the Armed Forces present at a Military Entrance Processing Station to administer oaths of enlistment or appointment to individuals entering the organized militia of this State.Effective date: November 16, 1985 (12:25 Md. R. 2451).
01.01.1986.12.htm 01.01.1986.12. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1986.12 Developmentally Disabled Persons. 1. (a) The Maryland Disabilities Law Center, Inc. a private, non-profit corporation incorporated under Maryland law, is designated as the official agency, for purposes of Public Law 94-103, responsible for the implementation of the State system for the protection and advocacy of the rights of the developmentally disabled.b) The Maryland Disabilities Law Center, Inc. shall perform the functions,
01.01.1987.08.htm 01.01.1987.08. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1987.08 Maryland State Planning Council on Developmental Disabilities [Amended COMAR 01.01.1973.08]A. There is a Maryland State Planning Council on Developmental Disabilities within the Office for Handicapped Individuals in the Executive Branch of the GovernmentB. Staff support for the Maryland State Planning Council on Developmental Disabilities shall be provided by the Office for Handicapped Individuals. Supervision of staff will be provided by the Council.
01.01.1987.11.htm 01.01.1987.11. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1987.11 Maryland Emergency Response Commission. A. The Maryland Emergency Management Advisory Council, established under Section 5 of Article 16A of the Annotated Code of Maryland, is hereby designated to serve as the Maryland Emergency Response Commission under Title III of the Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act of 1986 (Public Law 99-499)B. The Maryland Emergency Response Commission shall have all duties and responsibilities, and powers
01.01.1987.19.htm 01.01.1987.19. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1987.19 Maryland State Agency for Surplus Property [Rescinded COMAR 01.01.1977.09]A. The Maryland State Agency for Surplus Property, including but not limited to its allocated positions, inventory, working capital reserve, real and personal property and surplus property trust fund, is hereby transferred from the University of Maryland to the Department of General Services.B. The Department of General Services shall have all duties, responsibiliti
01.01.1987.22.htm 01.01.1987.22. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1987.22 Asbestos Oversight Committee. A. Asbestos Oversight Committee.. 1) There is an Asbestos Oversight Committee in the Executive Branch. This Committee is tasked to define the status of the asbestos situation in the State with respect to its employees and facilities and to develop and implement an asbestos management plan and appropriate policies to effectively address and resolve any related asbestos issues.2) The Asbestos Oversight
01.01.1988.15.htm 01.01.1988.15. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1988.15 Maryland's Infants and Toddlers Program. A. The Maryland Infants and Toddlers Program is established within the Executive Department. Its purpose is to plan, develop, and implement a comprehensive and statewide, interagency system of early intervention services in Maryland which will incorporate the policies and procedures for the required components.B. The Subcabinet for Children and Youth shall monitor the Infants and Toddlers Program and insure i
01.01.1988.16.htm 01.01.1988.16. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1988.16 Chesapeake Bay Communications Coordinating Office. A. There is a Chesapeake Bay Communications Coordinating Office within the Executive Department.. B. The Office shall be responsible for:. 1) Coordinating State communication plans as outlined in the Maryland Chesapeake Bay Communication Plan;2) Promoting public information, education, and participation activities designed to involve citizens in cleaning up the Ches3) Coordinating media cam
01.01.1989.15.htm 01.01.1989.15. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1989.15 State Employees Risk Management Administration. A. There is a State Employees Risk Management Administration.. B. The State Employees Risk Management Administration shall be located as a program of the Maryland State Accident Fund, (The Fund" an independent agency which will coordinate its efforts with the Office of the Governor.C. The Fund will be responsible for planning, designing, implementing, controlling, and evaluating t
01.01.1989.18.htm 01.01.1989.18. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1989.18 Drug and Alcohol Free Workplace (Non-State Entities). A. General Policy. The State of Maryland is committed to encouraging all non-State entities that do business with the State or that otherwise receive funds from the State to make a good faith effort to eliminate illegal drug use and alcohol and drug abuse from their workplaces.B. Definitions. In this Executive Order, the following words have the meanings indicated.. a) The use of alcohol whe
01.01.1990.04.htm 01.01.1990.04. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1990.04 Air Pollution―Emission Controls. A. To the greatest extent possible, all State agencies with gasoline dispensing facilities shall install equipment to control emissions from the refueling of motor vehicles.B. The Department of Environment, in cooperation with other State agencies, shall develop an implementation schedule for the retrofitting of State-owned gasoline dispensing facilities with Stage II vapor controls.
01.01.1990.13.htm 01.01.1990.13. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1990.13 Maryland Main Street Designation Program. A. The "Maryland Main Street Designation" Program is hereby established within the Department of Housing and Community Development and will provide recognition and designation of certain commercial areas within the State as "Maryland Main Street" areas, and the Secretary of Housing and Community Development is hereby directed to consult with the Secretaries of Transportation, Natural Resources and
01.01.1991.02.htm 01.01.1991.02. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1991.02 State of Maryland Emergency Management Policy. A. The Maryland Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) is the agency of State government with primary responsibility and authority for:1) The planning and execution of disaster and emergency preparedness, response, and recovery;. 2) The coordination of disaster and emergency response between State agencies and political subdivisions;
01.01.1991.16.htm 01.01.1991.16. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1991.16 State of Maryland Substance Abuse Policy. A. Definitions. In this Executive Order the following words have the meanings indicated:. 1) "Substance" means alcohol or drugs.. 2) "Alcohol" means ethyl alcohol or ethanol.. 3) "Drug" means:. a) A controlled dangerous substance;. b) Any other substance which must be dispensed by a licensed health care professional; or. c) An over-the-counter drug.. 4) "Abuse" means:. a) The use of an illegal drug;.
01.01.1991.18.htm 01.01.1991.18. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1991.18 Office of Administrative Hearings [Amended COMAR 01.01.1989.21]. A. Exemptions Relating to Federal Approval Process.. 1) The following contested cases of the following departments are temporarily exempted from the provisions of Chapter 788 of the Acts of 1989 until 15 days after their receipt of the necessary federal approvals or waivers:a) Maryland Occupational Safety and Health hearings within the Department of Licensing and Regulation;
01.01.1991.19.htm 01.01.1991.19. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1991.19 40 Hour Work Week [Amended COMAR 01.01.1991.01 and 01.01.1991.15]. A. The normal work week for State employees shall be 40 hours effective as follows:. 1) Contract payroll employees, July 3, 1991;. 2) Regular payroll employees, July 10, 1991; and. 3) University payroll employees, July 14, 1991.. B. The Secretary of Personnel and the appointing authorities shall take all actions necessary or desirable to implement this directive.
01.01.1991.20.htm 01.01.1991.20. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1991.20 Conservation of Paper by Units of State Government. A. To the greatest extent practicable, within State agencies, photocopied and printed reproductions of original multi-page documents should be made utilizing both sides of a sheet of paper.B. The head of each unit of State government shall develop and implement approved plans outlining procedures designed to achieve this goal. These plans shall also include other reasonable procedures t
01.01.1992.11.htm 01.01.1992.11. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1992.11 Building Performance Standards for State Buildings. All State agencies shall utilize and apply the building performance standards set forth in the State's Model Performance Code at COMAR 05.02.01 and the State Fire Prevention Code at COMAR 12.03.01 promulgated pursuant to Article 38A, §3, of the Annotated Code of Maryland, as amended, for all construction, alteration, remodeling and renovations of all buildings that are owned, leased, operated or c
01.01.1992.20.htm 01.01.1992.20. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1992.20 Executive Agency Policy on Smoking. A. Smoking Policy. To provide a healthful environment in buildings and vehicles occupied by State of Maryland agencies and employees, all employees, clients, and visitors are expected to comply with the following:1) Smoking Prohibited. Except as provided in §A(3)a) smoking or carrying any lighted tobacco product is prohibited in all State buildings and facilities, in all space leased or rented by the State, an
01.01.1993.12.htm 01.01.1993.12. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1993.12 Regulatory Reform to Support Manufacturing and Technology-Related IndustriesA. The purpose of this Executive Order is:. 1) To establish general policy guidelines for Executive agencies regarding the enforcement and enactment or modification of regulations affecting manufacturing and technology-related industries.2) To provide accountability mechanisms that apply to State agencies to ensure that these general policy guidelines are implemented.
01.01.1993.20.htm 01.01.1993.20. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1993.20 Alternative Fueled Vehicles. A. Purchase of Alternative Fueled Vehicles.. 1) To the greatest extent practicable, and consistent with operational requirements and the provisions and requirements of this Executive Order, the State shall purchase vehicles that operate on alternative fuels in order to meet the requirements of the National Energy Policy Act of 1992.2) In consultation with the Alternative Fuels Work Group, the Department of
01.01.1993.22.htm 01.01.1993.22. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1993.22 State Postsecondary Review Entity. A. The Maryland Higher Education Commission is designated as the State Postsecondary Review Entity (SPRE) under Sections 494 through 494C of the Higher Education Act of 1965, as added by the Higher Education Amendments of 1992, Pub. L. No. 102-325, 20 U.S.C. §1099a to 1099a-3, and shall perform all of the functions described therein on behalf of the State of Maryland.B. The Commission and the Secretary of Higher Educ
01.01.1993.24.htm 01.01.1993.24. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1993.24 Maryland Statewide Independent Living Council. A. There is a Maryland Statewide Independent Living Council (hereafter referred to as Council) established in accordance with the requirements of Chapter I of Title VII of the Federal Rehabilitation Act, as amended (hereafter referred to as Act) The Council shall:1) Work in conjunction with the Maryland State Division of Rehabilitation Services in submitting, monitoring, and evaluating
01.01.1993.28.htm 01.01.1993.28. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1993.28 State Employee Payroll Deductions [Amended COMAR 01.01.1986.14]. A. General Limitations on Voluntary Deductions.. 1) Voluntary deductions are provided by the State for the benefit of a reasonable number of employees. Voluntary deductions must be within the capacity of the Central Payroll Bureau's system that serves the employees and must conform to the Central Payroll Bureau's forms and procedures. When the net amount payable to the em
01.01.1993.33.htm 01.01.1993.33. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1993.33 Alcohol and Tobacco Advertising on Property Owned or Leased by the Mass Transit Administration of the Maryland Department of TransportationA. Advertising Policy. The Mass Transit Administration of the Maryland Department of Transportation may not permit or contract for any advertising or promotions of any kind which encourage the public to use or consume alcoholic beverages or tobacco products or any similar advertisement on any proper
01.01.1994.06.htm 01.01.1994.06. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1994.06 State Agencies―Internal Audits. A. The appointing authority of each agency that currently performs internal audits shall:. 1) Designate an individual to act as a chief internal auditor;. 2) Implement an effective program of internal audits that includes, as the agency head determines to be necessary, professional and support staff that have the technical proficiency and educational background appropriate for the performance of audits; and
01.01.1994.12.htm 01.01.1994.12. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1994.12 Fetal Alcohol Syndrome. A. The Maryland State Department of Education will work with local health curriculum supervisors to increase the number of school systems that are using educational resources through organizations including, but not limited to, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, the Association of Retarded Citizens and the March of Dimes to address the growing need for staff development inservice training and classroom instruction to prevent FAS-rel
01.01.1994.25.htm 01.01.1994.25. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1994.25 Grievance Procedure―State Employees. A. The DOP may be made a party in a grievance when the appointing authority, in its decision at the conclusion of the first step of the grievance proceeding, pursuant to State Personnel and Pensions Article, §10-207(c) states that the DOP has taken an action adverse to the employee.B. In cases where the DOP has been named as a party by the appointing authority under paragraph A, the employee may submit th
01.01.1995.20.htm 01.01.1995.20. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1995.20 Potomac River Fisheries Commission NOW, THEREFORE, I, PARRIS N. GLENDENING, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF MARYLAND, PURSUANT TO THE AUTHORITY VESTED IN ME BY CHAPTER 589 OF THE ACTS OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF 1994, HEREBY PROCLAIM THAT CHAPTER 589, AS CODIFIED IN SECTION 4-306 OF THE NATURAL RESOURCES ARTICLE, IS VALID AND EFFECTIVE. Effective date: July 19, 1995 (22:16 Md. R. 1209)
01.01.1995.25.htm 01.01.1995.25. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1995.25 Consolidation of Chesapeake Bay Communications. A. The Chesapeake Bay Communications Coordinating Office, its positions, appropriations, and assets now located in the Executive Department are hereby transferred to the Department of Natural Resources.B. The Department of Natural Resources shall:. 1) Coordinate State communication plans as outlined in the Maryland Chesapeake Bay Communication Plan;2) Cooperate with the Executive Department and the
01.01.1996.03.htm 01.01.1996.03. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1996.03 Regulatory Standards and Accountability. A. Any unit of State government that proposes to adopt a regulation that provides a standard that is more restrictive or stringent than an applicable standard established under a federal law or regulation which governs the same program or conduct shall:1) Identify the manner in which the proposed regulation is more restrictive than the applicable federal standard;2) Identify the benefit t
01.01.1996.07.htm 01.01.1996.07. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1996.07 Maryland Charity Campaign for State Employees and Retirees [Amended COMAR 01.01.1993.01]A. Administration.. 1) The Maryland Charity Campaign for State Employees and Retirees (the Campaign" shall be administered on an annual basis by the Secretary of State in conformity with the provisions of Executive Order No. 01.01.1983.03 issued on January 24, 1983, as may be amended, which are not inconsistent with this Order.2) The Secretary of State
01.01.1996.13.htm 01.01.1996.13. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1996.13 Procedures for Labor-Management Relations in the Executive Branch of State GovernmentA. Except as provided in paragraph B. this Executive Order applies to all employees of:. 1) The principal departments within the Executive Branch;. 2) The Maryland Insurance Administration;. 3) The State Department of Assessments and Taxation; and. 4) The State Lottery Agency.. B. This Executive Order does not apply to employees of the Mass Transit Adm
01.01.1998.04.htm 01.01.1998.04. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1998.04 Smart Growth and Neighborhood Conservation Policy. A. Purpose. This Executive Order establishes the Smart Growth and Neighborhood Conservation Policy, as defined in this Executive Order and effectuates the State Economic Growth, and Resource Protection and Planning Policy mandated and adopted by the General Assembly in 1992 (Chapter 437 of the Acts of 1992)B. Smart Growth and Neighborhood Conservation Policy. The Policy provides that:.
01.01.1998.06.htm 01.01.1998.06. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1998.06 The Governor's Committee on Employment of People With Disabilities [Amended COMAR 01.01.1996.15]A. There is a Governor's Committee on Employment of People with Disabilities within the Office for Individuals with Disabilities in the Executive Branch of the government.B. The Governor's Committee on Employment of People with Disabilities is affiliated with the President's Committee on Employment of People with Disabilities located in Washington, D.C.
01.01.1998.07.htm 01.01.1998.07. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1998.07 Debt Issued by State Entities [Rescinded COMAR 01.01.1989.13]. A. Definitions. In this Executive Order the following words have the meanings indicated:. 1) "Board" means the Board of Public Works;. 2) "Department" means the Department of Budget and Management;. 3) "Secretary" means the Secretary of the Department of Budget and Management;. 4) "State entity" means any agency or instrumentality of the State other than the Board of Public Works;
01.01.1998.25.htm 01.01.1998.25. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1998.25 Domestic Violence and the Workplace. A. That each department and agency of the State of Maryland shall within the next year adopt policies and procedures which:1) Clearly direct that State agencies will not tolerate domestic violence;. 2) Instruct employees on how to offer assistance to domestic violence victims in an expedient, meaningful and confidential manner;3) Provide for the conspicuous posting of information about domestic violen
01.01.1999.30.htm 01.01.1999.30. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.1990.30 PROTOCOL FOR THE MARYLAND STATE FLAG (Amends COMAR 01.01.1999.05). Note: The following protocol provides guidelines for the proper display of the Maryland flag. Those provisions followed by a reference to the Annotated Code of Maryland are based on statutes, and violations of them may carry legal penalties.DESCRIPTION AND CARE:. 1.01 The Maryland flag was adopted as the State flag by an Act of the General Assembly in 1904 (Mary
01.01.2001.02.htm 01.01.2001.02. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2001.02 Sustaining Maryland's Future with Clean Power, Green Buildings and Energy EfficiencyA. Clean Energy Procurement Goal.. 1) For purposes of this Executive Order, "Green Energy" is defined as energy generated from the wind, solar photovoltaic, solar thermal, biomass, landfill gas and the combustion of municipal solid waste.2) For the procurement of electricity for use within State owned facilities, the State of Maryland has a goal of 6% to be gen
01.01.2001.06.htm 01.01.2001.06. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2001.06 Water Conservation by State Agencies. A. Water Conservation Goal.. 1) State agencies, through water conservation measures, shall reduce water consumption by at least seven percent (7% by the year 2003, at least eight percent (8% by the year 2005, at least nine percent (9% by the year 2007, and at least ten percent (10% by the year 2010, relative to baseline water use in the year 2000.2) For the purposes of this Executive Order, water
01.01.2001.18.htm 01.01.2001.18. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2001.18 Maryland State Rehabilitation Council [Amends Executive Order 01.01.1993.25]A. There is a Maryland State Rehabilitation Council, hereafter referred to as the Council.. B. Membership and Procedures.. 1) The membership of the Council shall be appointed by the Governor after soliciting recommendations from representatives of organizations representing a broad range of individuals with disabilities and organizations interested in individuals with di
01.01.2001.22.htm 01.01.2001.22. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2001.22 Stormwater Management on State Lands. A. All State agencies shall:. 1) Establish an Institution/Agency Management Plan in accordance with the "Maryland Stormwater Management Guidelines for State and Federal Projects, issued by the Maryland Department of the Environment, July 1, 2001.a) Identify existing developed State owned lands (e.g. all pervious and impervious surfaces) by December 31, 2002.
01.01.2002.19.htm 01.01.2002.19. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2002.19 Interstate Compact for Adult Offender Supervision. A. State Compact Administrator. The Director of the Division of Parole and Probation of the Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services shall be the Compact Administrator for Maryland.B. State Council.. 1) Establishment. There is a Maryland State Council for Interstate Adult Offender Supervision.. 2) Membership. The State Council is comprised of the following members to b
01.01.2003.18.htm 01.01.2003.18. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2003.18 Establishment of the Governor's Office Of Homeland Security. A. Establishment. The Governor's Office of Homeland Security is hereby established. The Office shall be managed by a Director, who shall be primarily responsible for directing and coordinating homeland security activities throughout the State, and will be the State's principal interface with local, regional, and federal counterpart organizations. The Director will advise t
01.01.2003.20.htm 01.01.2003.20. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2003.20 Implementation of the Regulatory Review and Evaluation Act [Rescinded COMAR 01.01.1986.01, 01.01.1991.06, and 01.01.1996.04]A. Purpose.. 1) This Executive Order implements the Regulatory Review and Evaluation Act (the Act) and is issued pursuant to State Government Article, Section 10-133, Annotated Code of Maryland.2) The Act requires each unit in the Executive Branch of State government that is authorized by law to adopt regulations to:
01.01.2003.28.htm 01.01.2003.28. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2003.28 Governor's Commission on Migratory and Seasonal Farm Labor [Rescinded COMAR 01.01.1981.01, 01.01.1981.07, and 01.01.1984.02]A. There is a Governor's Commission on Migratory and Seasonal Farm Labor in the Department of Human Resources.B. Membership.. 1) The Commission shall consist of up to 17 members appointed by the Governor, including:. a) The Secretary of the Department of Agriculture, or a designee;.
01.01.2003.31.htm 01.01.2003.31. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2003.31 Access to Assistance and Benefits for Maryland Indians. A. To the extent permitted by existing law, the State shall take reasonable steps to assist American Indian groups and members of those groups that identify themselves as American Indian and as citizens of the State in securing benefits and assistance available under State programs that benefit American Indians.B. The Maryland Commission on Indian Affairs shall assist the State in iden
01.01.2003.49.htm 01.01.2003.49. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2003.49 Pesticide Advisory Committee [Rescinded COMAR 01.01.1993.21 and 01.01.1997.05]A. Established. There is a Pesticide Advisory Committee within the Maryland Department of Agriculture.B. Membership.. 1) The Committee shall consist of up to fifteen members, including:. a) The Secretary of the Department of Agriculture or a designee;. b) The Secretary of the Department of Natural Resources or a designee;.
01.01.2004.21.htm 01.01.2004.21. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2004.21 Enhanced Forestry Management on the Department of Natural Resources-Owned Forest LandsA. The Department of Natural Resources shall:. 1) Undertake efforts to develop, upgrade and/or modify forest stewardship plans on all DNR-owned lands consistent with and responsive to scientifically based land use conservation goals attendant to watershed, wildlife, fish, biodiversity, recreation, wood fiber, and wilderness enhancement; and2) Confer with the Forest
01.01.2004.28.htm 01.01.2004.28. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2004.28 Terrorism Protection―Law Enforcement Services―Expanded Jurisdiction for Maryland Transportation Authority PoliceA. The primary responsibility for the provision of law enforcement services by the Maryland Transportation Authority Police shall remain the properties owned, operated by, or under the control of the Maryland Transportation Authority, the Maryland Aviation Administration, and the Maryland Port Administration as provided by
01.01.2004.57.htm 01.01.2004.57. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2004.57 Governor’s Office of Community Initiatives (Rescinds Executive Order 01.01.2000.21)A. Established. The Governor’s Office of Community Initiatives is hereby established. The Office shall be managed by an Executive Director, who shall be primarily responsible for directing and coordinating the Governor’s Office on Service and Volunteerism, the Volunteer Maryland program, and community initiatives throughout the State, and will be t
01.01.2004.61.htm 01.01.2004.61. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2004.61 Non-Veteran Spousal Admission to Charlotte Hall Veterans Home. A. Definition. "Qualifying spouse" means:. 1) The spouse of a veteran who is eligible for admission to Charlotte Hall Veterans Home; or. 2) The spouse of a deceased veteran who would otherwise be eligible for admission to Charlotte Hall Veterans Home.B. In order to increase the number of applicants who will apply for currently unfilled beds and to provide care in the most h
01.01.2005.09.htm 01.01.2005.09. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2005.09 State of Maryland Adoption of the National Incident Management System. A. The National Incident Management System, as developed and administered under Homeland Security Presidential Directive-5, shall be the State standard for incident management.B. All State governmental agencies will adopt this system as a basis for command and control of emergency incidents in cooperation with the local jurisdictional response partners.C. The Maryland Emergency
01.01.2005.24.htm 01.01.2005.24. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2005.24 Governor's Subcabinet for International Affairs (Amends Executive Order 01.01.2001.20)A. There is a Governor's Subcabinet for International Affairs convening on a regular basis for the purpose of developing, evaluating and coordinating a cohesive international strategy in order to enhance the State's competitiveness and stature in the global market place and international arena.B. Membership and Procedures.. 1) The Subcabinet shall consist of:.
01.01.2005.35.htm 01.01.2005.35. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2005.35 Office of the Independent Juvenile Services Monitor. A. Definitions. The following words have the meanings indicated.. 1) "Children's Cabinet" means the Children's Cabinet established by Executive Order 01.01.2005.34.. 2) "Director" means the Director of the Office of the Independent Juvenile Services Monitor.. 3) "Disciplinary action" means any punitive action against a child that results in more security, additional obligations, or
01.01.2005.36.htm 01.01.2005.36. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2005.36 (Rescinds Executive Orders 01.01.1995.03, 01.01.1995.18, 01.01.1996.05, and 01.01.1996.06) Governor's Office of Crime Control and PreventionA. Establishment and Administration.. 1) The Governor's Office of Crime Control and Prevention (the Office) is hereby established as a unit within the Executive Department's boards, commissions, and offices.2) The Office shall be managed by an Executive Director, who shall be primarily responsible for coor
01.01.2006.02.htm 01.01.2006.02. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2006.02 Maryland Child Care Subsidy Coordinating Council. A. Established. There is a Maryland Child Care Subsidy Coordinating Council convening on a regular basis for the purpose of developing, evaluating, and coordinating the administration of all State child care subsidy or voucher programs, including the Child Care Subsidy Program (commonly known as the Purchase of Care program) which is within the Maryland State Department of Education.
01.01.2006.03.htm 01.01.2006.03. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2006.03 (Amends Executive Order 01.01.2005.34) Governor's Office for Children―Children's Cabinet―Advisory Council for ChildrenA. Definition. In this Executive Order, "Local Management Board" means an entity established by a local subdivision, consisting of members which include, but are not limited to, representatives from the Department of Juvenile Services, the local department of social services, the local health department, the Developmental D
01.01.2006.06.htm 01.01.2006.06. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2006.06 Governor's Intergovernmental Commission for Agriculture. A. Established. There is a Governor's Intergovernmental Commission for Agriculture.. B. Membership.. 1) Voting Members. The Commission shall consist of up to nineteen voting members, including:. a) Chairperson. The Secretary of the Department of Agriculture or a designee shall serve as Chair;. b) Organizational Representatives. The following organizational representatives shall be appointed b
01.01.2006.07.htm 01.01.2006.07. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2006.07 Maryland Dairy Industry Oversight and Advisory Council. A. Established. There is a Maryland Dairy Industry Oversight and Advisory Council.. B. Membership. The membership of the Advisory Council shall be comprised of the following:. 1) Voting Members.. a) The Council shall consist of up to 15 voting members with interest and expertise in the dairy industry who are appointed by the Governor.b) The members of the Council serve at the pleasur
01.01.2007.04.htm 01.01.2007.04. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2007.04 Maryland Statistical Analysis Center (Rescinds Executive Order 01.01.1985.15)A. There is a Maryland Statistical Analysis Center to be located in the Governor's Office of Crime Control and Prevention.B. Responsibilities.. 1) Collect, analyze, and interpret State and local data on criminal and juvenile justice;. 2) Coordinate the collection and analysis of this data with local and State agencies, including StateStat, that utilize such
01.01.2007.10.htm 01.01.2007.10. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2007.10 Space Utilization Review. A. Each Cabinet-level agency head is directed to review its agency's inventory of state-owned office and storage space, leased office and storage space, and property inventories. Each agency head shall:1) Identify opportunities to consolidate various government functions into less square footage;. 2) Identify owned or leased storage units, garages, and warehouses that are not essential to agencie3) Evaluate inventory lev
01.01.2007.13.htm 01.01.2007.13. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2007.13 Governor's Interagency Transition Council for Youth with Disabilities [Rescinds Executive Order 01.01.2000.26]A. Established. There is an Interagency Transition Council for Youth with Disabilities.. B. Composition. The Council consists of up to 27 members, including:. 1) The Secretary of the Department of Disabilities or designee;. 2) The State Superintendent of Education or designee, and the following additional representatives f
01.01.2007.16.htm 01.01.2007.16. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2007.16 Code of Fair Employment Practices [Rescinds Executive Order 01.01.2007.09]Article I―Equal Employment Opportunity Program in State Government. A. All personnel actions concerning any employee or applicant for employment in the Executive Branch will be taken on the basis of merit and fitness, and without regard to:1) Age;. 2) Ancestry;. 3) Color;. 4) Creed;. 5) Gender identity and expression;. 6) Genetic information;. 8) Mental or physical disability;.
01.01.2007.19.htm 01.01.2007.19. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2007.19 Governor's Commission on Asian Pacific American Affairs [Rescinds Executive Order 01.01.2003.27]A. There is a Governor's Commission on Asian Pacific American Affairs in the Governor's Office of Community Initiatives as described in Executive Order 01.01.2007.18.B. Within this Executive Order, the term "Asian Pacific American" means persons claiming ancestral heritage in Asian countries inclusive of the Pacific Islands and Asian subcoC. Membership..
01.01.2007.21.htm 01.01.2007.21. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2007.21 Governor's Commission on Hispanic Affairs [Rescinds Executive Order 01.01.2003.19]A. There is a Governor's Commission on Hispanic Affairs in the Governor's Office of Community Initiatives as described in Executive Order 01.01.2007.18.B. The Commission shall consist of the following members:. 1) Twenty-one voting members appointed by the Governor. The members appointed by the Governor shall reflect the diverse ancestry and national origins
01.01.2007.22.htm 01.01.2007.22. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2007.22 Governor's Commission on Middle Eastern American Affairs. A. There is a Governor's Commission on Middle Eastern American Affairs in the Governor's Office of Community Initiatives.B. Membership.. 1) The Commission shall consist of twenty-one voting members appointed by the Governor. The members appointed by the Governor shall reflect the diverse ancestry and national origins of the Middle Eastern American community of Maryland, shall provide
01.01.2007.25.htm 01.01.2007.25. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2007.25 Governor's Office of Community Initiatives [Amends Executive Order 01.01.2007.18]A. The Governor's Office of Community Initiatives shall include the following units: the Governor's Office on Service and Volunteerism, Volunteer Maryland, the Governor's Commission on Asian Pacific American Affairs, the Governor's Commission on Hispanic Affairs, the Governor's Commission on Service and Volunteerism, and any other office or commiss
01.01.2007.26.htm 01.01.2007.26. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2007.26 Information Technology. A. Chief information officers of all principal departments, agencies, and units shall cooperate with the Chief of Information Technology to look for opportunities to streamline information technology projects across State government, achieve cost-savings through economies of scale, consolidate enterprise-wide services where appropriate, and coordinate on security and disaster recovery planning.B. The Chief of Informati
01.01.2008.02.htm 01.01.2008.02. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2008.02 Designation of Agency Representatives for Mid-Contract Negotiations. A. State law establishes a collective bargaining process which results in a written memorandum of understanding. During the time periods between ratified memoranda of understanding, the State maintains the obligation to negotiate changes that will substantially affect the working conditions of bargaining unit employees. Those issues are resolved through mid-contract negoti
01.01.2008.03.htm 01.01.2008.03. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2008.03 State Employee Risk Management Administration (Rescinds Executive Order 01.01.2003.51)A. Program Established. There is a State Employee Risk Management Administration (SERMA) established that addresses workplace safety and workers' compensation risk management and loss control throughout Maryland State government. It shall have the following structure:1) SERMA is administered by the Injured Workers' Insurance Fund (IWIF) an independent State agency,
01.01.2008.07.htm 01.01.2008.07. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2008.07 The Maryland Statewide Communications Interoperability Program. A. Maryland Statewide Communications Interoperability Program. There is a Maryland Statewide Communications Interoperability Program (MSCIP) to strengthen public safety communications interoperability throughout the State.B. State Interoperability Director.. 1) There is a State Interoperability Director.. 2) The Director shall be appointed by, and serve at the pleasure of, the Governor..
01.01.2008.10.htm 01.01.2008.10. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2008.10 Maryland Partnership for Children in Nature (Amends Executive Order 01.01.2008.06)A. Established. There is a Maryland Partnership for Children in Nature (The Partnership) to promote outdoor experiential activities and environmental education for Maryland's young people and to build a coalition of ongoing support for these endeavors.B. Membership. The Partnership shall include the following members:.
01.01.2008.18.htm 01.01.2008.18. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2008.18 The Maryland Council for New Americans (Rescinds Executive Order 01.01.1996.18)A. There is a Maryland Council for New Americans (the "Council" The Council shall be a partnership among the public, private, and civic sectors to promote full immigrant integration into the economic and civic life of Maryland.B. Duties. The Council shall:. 1) Review and recommend new policies and practices to expedite immigrant integration into the econom
01.01.2009.07.htm 01.01.2009.07. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2009.07 Governor's Commission on African Affairs. A. There is a Governor's Commission on African Affairs in the Governor's Office of Community Initiatives.B. Membership.. 1) The Commission shall consist of twenty-one voting members appointed by the Governor. The members appointed by the Governor shall reflect the diverse ancestry and national origins of the African community of Maryland, shall provide representation from different geographic
01.01.2009.08.htm 01.01.2009.08. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2009.08 "Be a Driving Force for Safety" Program for State Employees. A. There is a "Be a Driving Force for Safety" Program for State employees.. B. Procedures.. 1) Each Secretary or Head of an Executive Branch agency shall identify and task an appropriate individual to implement the Program within the agency.2) Each Executive Branch agency shall:. a) Encourage all State employees who drive fleet vehicles to take the "Driving Improvement Program,
01.01.2009.09.htm 01.01.2009.09. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2009.09 The Joint Enforcement Task Force on Workplace Fraud. A. There is a Joint Enforcement Task Force on Workplace Fraud (Task Force). B. For purposes of this Executive Order, "workplace fraud" means an employer's failure to properly classify an individual as an employee in violation of applicable law.C. The Task Force shall consist of:. 1) The Secretary of Labor, Licensing and Regulation or the Secretary's designee;.
01.01.2009.12.htm 01.01.2009.12. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2009.12 Locating State Facilities To Stimulate Transit- Oriented Development. A. It is a policy of the State of Maryland to locate State office or laboratory space within a half-mile radius of transit stations at a transit-oriented development whenever appropriate and feasible without diminishing the accessibility of services to the citizens of the State.B. Definitions.. 1) "Fixed guideway transit station" means a passenger boarding and alightin
01.01.2009.13.htm 01.01.2009.13. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2009.13 Governor's Commission on Suicide Prevention. A. There is a Maryland Commission on Suicide Prevention.. B. (1) Membership. The Commission consists of the following voting members:. a) One member of the Maryland Senate, appointed by the President of the Senate;. b) One member of the Maryland House of Delegates, appointed by the Speaker of the House of Delegates;c) The Secretary of Health and Mental Hygiene, or the Secretary's designee;.
01.01.2010.09.htm 01.01.2010.09. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2010.09 The Maryland State Council on Educational Opportunity for Military ChildrenA. Established. There is the Maryland State Council on Educational Opportunity for Military Children (the Council) as required by Chapters 501 and 502 of the Acts of the General Assembly of 2009 - Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children. The Council enables Maryland State agencies to collaborate and coordinate with other member states of the Int
01.01.2010.10.htm 01.01.2010.10. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2010.10 State Coordinating Committee for Human Services Transportation. A. Established. There is a State Coordinating Committee for Human Services Transportation (Committee)B. Definitions. As used in this Executive Order, the following terms have the following meanings:. 1) The term "agency" means an executive department, agency or office of the State of Maryland.. 2) The term "transportation-disadvantaged" means a person who qualifies for
01.01.2010.13.htm 01.01.2010.13. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2010.13 Governor’s Commission on Small Business. A. There is a Governor’s Commission on Small Business (the Commission). B. Membership.The Commission shall consist of the following voting members:. 1) Two members of the Maryland Senate, appointed by the President of the Senate;. 2) Two members of the Maryland House of Delegates, appointed by the Speaker of the House of Delegates;3) Seventeen members appointed by the Governor representing small businesses..
01.01.2010.20.htm 01.01.2010.20. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2010.20 The Maryland Domestic Violence Health Care Screening and Response InitiativeA. Established.There is a Maryland Domestic Violence Health Care Screening and Response Initiative that will encourage the establishment of local Domestic Violence Health Care Screening and Response Programs.The initiative will be administered by the Governor’s Office of Crime Control and Prevention in consultation with the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, the Mary
01.01.2010.21.htm 01.01.2010.21. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2010.21 Maryland Warrior to Worker Initiative. A. Establishment.There is a Governor’s Warrior to Worker Council (Council). B. Duties.The Council shall:. 1) Advise and assist the Governor and the Secretary of the Department of Budget and Management in establishing a coordinated statewide effort to expand veterans’ employment opportunities;2) Oversee the implementation of the Warrior to Worker Initiative described in Paragraph E of this Executive Order;
01.01.2011.01.htm 01.01.2011.01. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2011.01 State Coordination of State Small Business Credit Initiative. A. The State’s Department of Business and Economic Development is designated as the entity responsible for the administration of the State Small Business Credit Initiative (SSBCI) in the State.B. The Secretary of Business and Economic Development is designated as the official responsible for signing the application and any agreements required to be signed by the State in connection with the
01.01.2011.09.htm 01.01.2011.09. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2011.09 Maryland Health Quality and Cost Council (Rescinds Executive Order 01.01.2007.24)A. There shall be a Maryland Health Quality and Cost Council (Council). B. The Council shall consist of the following members:. 1) The Secretary of Health and Mental Hygiene (Secretary) and. 2) Fourteen additional members, to be appointed by the Governor, of which at least twelve shall be representative of the following groups:a) Health insurance carriers;.
01.01.2011.12.htm 01.01.2011.12. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2011.12 Governor’s Economic Development and Job Creation Fast Track. A. In this Executive Order the following words have the meanings indicated.. 1) “Coordinating Committee” means the committee designated by the Governor’s Chief of Staff under Section D(2) of this Order to assist in the implementation of this Executive Order.2) “Priority Funding Area” has the meaning stated in Title 5, Subtitle 7B of the State Finance and Procurement Article of the
01.01.2011.13.htm 01.01.2011.13. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2011.13 Regional Bomb Squad Readiness and Coordination. A. The Office of the State Fire Marshal (OSFM) within the Maryland Department of State Police, the Maryland Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) and the Governor’s Office of Homeland Security (GOHS) shall continue to coordinate with the State’s federally accredited local bomb squads in order to provide safe, immediate, and effective responses to bomb threats throughout all regions of the State.
01.01.2012.01.htm 01.01.2012.01. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2012.01 Recognition of the Maryland Indian Status of the Piscataway Conoy TribeA. The State formally recognizes the Piscataway Conoy Tribe's Maryland Indian status.. B. The Piscataway Conoy Tribe and its members shall be accorded all the rights and privileges to which formal State recognition of the Tribe's Maryland Indian status entitles them.C. This Executive Order should not be interpreted as creating any rights to land, entitlements of an
01.01.2012.02.htm 01.01.2012.02. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2012.02 Recognition of the Maryland Indian Status of the Piscataway Indian NationA. The State formally recognizes the Piscataway Indian Nation’s Maryland Indian status.. B. The Piscataway Indian Nation and its members shall be accorded all the rights and privileges to which formal State recognition of the Nation's Maryland Indian status entitles them.C. This Executive Order should not be interpreted as creating any rights to land, entitlements of an
01.01.2012.03.htm 01.01.2012.03. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2012.03 State Law Enforcement Coordinating Council. A. Established. There is a State Law Enforcement Coordinating Council (Council). B. Membership.. 1) The Council shall include the following State law enforcement agencies (member agencies). a) State Police;. b) The Maryland Transportation Authority Police;. c) Mass Transit Administration Police;. d) The Natural Resources Police;. e) University of Maryland Department of Public Safety, and all police depar
01.01.2012.04.htm 01.01.2012.04. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2012.04 One Maryland ― One Map: Maryland Integrated Map (Rescinds Executive Order 01.01.2009.20)A. Established. There is an Executive Committee to implement the Maryland Integrated Map (MD iMap) The Executive Committee is a subcabinet entity and shall advise the Governor on issues relating to MD iMap and geospatial policy.B. Composition. The Executive Committee consists of the following members:.
01.01.2012.05.htm 01.01.2012.05. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2012.05 Governor's Family Violence Council (Amends Executive Order 01.01.2008.16)A. Established. There is a Governor's Family Violence Council within the Governor's Office of Crime Control and Prevention.The Governor’s Family Violence Council’s mission is to provide the Governor with timely and accurate information on family violence with recommendations to reduce and eliminate abusive behaviors.B. Membership..
01.01.2012.11.htm 01.01.2012.11. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2012.11 Governor's Commission on Caribbean Affairs. A. There is a Governor’s Commission on Caribbean Affairs in the Governor’s Office of Community Initiatives as described in Executive Order 01.01.2007.25.B. The Commission shall consist of the following members:. 1) Nine members appointed by the Governor. The members appointed by the Governor shall reflect the diverse ancestry and national origins of the Caribbean community of Maryland
01.01.2012.17.htm 01.01.2012.17. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2012.17 Governor's Commission on South Asian American Affairs. A. The Commission shall consist of the following members:. 1) Twenty-One members appointed by the Governor. The members appointed by the Governor shall reflect the diverse ancestry and national origins of the South Asian American community of Maryland, shall provide representation from different geographic regions in the State, and may also include experts on issues important to th
01.01.2013.02.htm 01.01.2013.02. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2013.02 Governor's Commission on Service and Volunteerism Recinds Executive Order 01.01.2004.58)A. Definitions. In this Executive Order, the following terms have the meanings indicated:. 1) “Commission” means the Governor's Commission on Service and Volunteerism.. 2) “Office” means the Governor’s Office of Community Initiatives, as established in Executive Order 01.01.2007.25.3) “Act” means the National and Community Service Trust Act of 1993, as amended..
01.01.2013.03.htm 01.01.2013.03. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2013.03 Public-Private Partnerships ― Oversight. A. Maryland Subcabinet for Public-Private Partnerships.. 1) Established. This is a Maryland Subcabinet for Public-Private Partnerships. The Subcabinet shall consist of the following members:a) The Executive Director of the Maryland Subcabinet for Public-Private Partnerships, who is appointed by the Governor;b) The Lt. Governor, or the Lt. Governor’s designee, who serves as Chair of Subcabinet;.
01.01.2013.04.htm 01.01.2013.04. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2013.04 Governor's Commission for Effective Community Inclusion of Individuals with Intellectual and Developmental DisabilitiesA. There is a Maryland Commission for Effective Community Inclusion of Individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities.B. Membership.The Commission consists of the following voting members:. 1) One member appointed by the President of the Senate;. 2) One member appointed by the Speaker of the House of Delegates;.
01.01.2013.05.htm 01.01.2013.05. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2013.05 Procurement Guidelines ― Authorization of Project Labor Agreements, Authorization of Apprenticeship Agreements, and Community HiringA. On a project-by-project basis, a State department, agency, authority, board, or instrumentality that is under the control of the Governor, shall consider whether the use of contractors who participate in registered apprenticeship programs and offer a reliable plan for labor staffing on a public p
01.01.2013.06.htm 01.01.2013.06. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2013.06 Maryland Emergency Preparedness Program (Rescinds Executive Order 01.01.1991.02)Maryland Emergency Management Agency Responsibilities. A. The Maryland Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) is the agency of State government with primary responsibility and authority for emergency preparedness policy, and for coordinating hazard mitigation, incident response, and disaster recovery. In carrying out these responsibilities, MEMA shall:1) Develop and coordinate
01.01.2014.14.htm 01.01.2014.14. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2014.14 Strengthening Climate Action in Maryland (Rescinds Executive Order 01.01.2007.07)A. Commission Strengthened.To continue to advise the Governor and General Assembly on matters related to climate change, the Maryland Commission on Climate Change (the Commission) is modified and reinforced as indicated below.B. Membership.The Commission’s membership shall be expanded to extend the Commission’s reach and effectiveness.The Commission
01.01.2014.15.htm 01.01.2014.15. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2014.15 Juvenile Grant Planning and Review Council. A. Established.There is a Juvenile Grant Planning and Review Council (the Council) which will serve as the State Advisory Group for purposes of the federal Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 2005 (the Act)The Council shall be within the Governor’s Office of Crime Control and Prevention (GOCCP) the State administering agency for funds received under the Act and the agency responsibl
01.01.2015.02.htm 01.01.2015.02. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2015.02 State Fleet Goals for Zero-Emission Vehicles. A. State Leadership. The purpose of this Executive Order is to ensure that State agencies exercise leadership in the purchase and use of Zero-Emission Vehicles (ZEVs)B. Zero-Emission Vehicles Defined. For the purpose of this Executive Order, ZEVs shall mean plug-in hybrid electric vehicles, plug-in battery electric vehicles, hydrogen fuel cell vehicles and other low- and zero-emitting veh
01.01.2015.08.htm 01.01.2015.08. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2015.08 (Recinds Executive Order 01.01.2007.01 and Amends Executive Order 01.01.2015.07) Standards Of Conduct For Executive Branch Employees and Reporting Of MisconductA. An employee shall not, except as permitted by applicable law or regulation, solicit or accept any gift or other item of monetary value from any person or entity seeking official action from, doing business with, or conducting activities regulated by the employee's agency,
01.01.2015.09.htm 01.01.2015.09. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2015.09 (Recinds Executive Order 01.01.2008.04) Judicial Nominating CommissionsA. Definitions. In this Executive Order, the following words have the meanings indicated:. 1) “Appellate Court” means the Court of Appeals of Maryland Court of Special Appeals of Maryland.. 2) “Trial Court” means the District Court of Maryland or the Circuit Court for a county or Baltimore City.B. Appellate Courts Judicial Nominating Commission.. 1) Creation and Compositi
01.01.2015.19.htm 01.01.2015.19. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2015.19 Governor's Workforce Investment Board (Recinds Executive Order 01.01.2004.60)A. Establishment. There is a Governor’s Workforce Investment Board (Board). B. Membership and Procedures.. 1) Membership. The Board shall include but is not limited to the following members:. a) The Governor;. b) One member of the Maryland Senate, appointed by the President of the Senate: and.
01.01.2015.22.htm 01.01.2015.22. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2015.22 The Department of Commerce. The Department of Business and Economic Development, which is scheduled to become known as the Department of Economic Competitiveness and Commerce effective October 1, 2015, will henceforth and for all time be known as and titled the Department of Commerce.Effective date: October 1, 2015.
01.01.2015.26.htm 01.01.2015.26. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2015.26 Governor's Office of Performance Improvement. A. Establishment of the Governor’s Office of Performance Improvement. The Governor’s Office of Performance Improvement is hereby established as a separate unit within the Executive Department to improve business processes throughout Maryland state agencies through greater accountability.1) The Office shall be managed by a Director who shall be primarily responsible for the operations o
01.01.2016.03.htm 01.01.2016.03. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2016.03 Maryland Early Graduation Scholarship Program. A. Establishment.There is a Maryland Early Graduation Scholarship Program (Program). B. Administration.The Maryland Higher Education Commission (Commission) shall administer the Program and facilitate the disbursement of scholarship payments.C. Amount and Purpose of Scholarship. The amount of the Maryland Early Graduation Scholarship is up to Six Thousand Dollars (6,000.00) and shall be us
01.01.2016.06.htm 01.01.2016.06. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2016.06 Rescission of Obsolete Executive Orders. 1) 01.01.1970.10, Science Advisory Council;. 2) 01.01.1975.01, Pretrial Credit;. 3) 01.01.1977.06, Approval of Veterans’ Programs;. 4) 01.01.1978.13, Automatic Income Maintenance System, Department of Human Resources;. 5) 01.01.1981.09, Board of Public Works General Administration Program;. 6) 01.01.1983.11, Interagency Committee on Specialized Transportation;.
01.01.2016.07.htm 01.01.2016.07. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2016.07 Governor’s Commission on Maryland Military Monuments (Amends Executive Order 01.01.2011.06)A. There is a Governor’s Commission on Maryland Military Monuments (The Commission). B. Membership and Procedures.. 1) The Governor’s Commission consists of up to 17 members appointed by the Governor.. 2) To the extent practicable, membership shall represent the population and geographic diversity of the State.3) Two of the members shall be nominated by the Se
01.01.2016.12.htm 01.01.2016.12. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2016.12 Council on Cancer Control. A. The Council. There is a State Council on Cancer Control.. B. Membership and Procedures.. 1) The Council shall consist of up to 25 voting members including:. a) Eight Representatives of State agencies and institutions who are:. i) The Secretary of the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, or a designee;. ii) The Secretary of the Department of the Environment, or a designee;.
01.01.2016.13.htm 01.01.2016.13. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2016.13 Starting the Public School Year after Labor Day (Amends Executive Order 01.01.2016.09)A. That all Kindergarten through 12th grade public schools in the State of Maryland (Public Schools) through the local boards of education, shall open for pupil attendance no earlier than the Tuesday immediately following the nationally-observed Labor Day holiday.B. That classes shall conclude and the school year for every public school in Maryland shall adjourn
01.01.2017.01.htm 01.01.2017.01. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2017.01 Inter-Agency Heroin and Opioid Coordinating Council (Amends Executive Order 01.01.2015.13)A. Establishment. There is a Governor’s Inter-Agency Heroin and Opioid Coordinating Council (Council)B. Membership.. 1) The Council is a subcabinet of the Governor and shall consist of the heads of the following State agencies or their designee and such other executive branch agencies as the Governor may designate:a) The Department of Health and Mental Hygiene;.
01.01.2017.09.htm 01.01.2017.11. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2017.09 Sensible Paid Leave in the Executive Branch of State Government. A. The following terms shall have the meanings indicated:. a. “Paid leave” means:. i. personal leave with pay that may be used for any purpose; and. ii. is provided pursuant to this Order.. b. “Temporary employee”. i. Except for employees of the Maryland Department of Transportation, includes a temporary employee as designated by Section 1-101 of the State Personnel and Pensions Article
01.01.2017.11.htm 01.01.2017.11. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2017.11 Renewal of Executive Order 01.01.2017.02 Regarding the Heroin, Opioid, and Fentanyl Overdose Crisis Declaration of EmergencyIn response to this public health emergency, the following measures are enacted:. A. The Governor will assign an individual in the Executive Branch to the Maryland Emergency Management Agency who will be designated to administer the Governor’s authority under the Maryland Emergency Management Agency Act an
01.01.2017.13.htm 01.01.2017.13. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2017.13 Waste Reduction and Resource Recovery Plan for Maryland (Rescinds Executive Order 01.01.2015.01)A. Definitions.. 1) “Department” means the Maryland Department of the Environment.. 2) “Source reduction” means the prevention of waste through changes in the way products are designed, manufactured, packaged, purchased, and used.B. Sustainable Materials Management Policy. It is the policy of the State that solid waste and recycling planning should, to
01.01.2017.14.htm 01.01.2017.14. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2017.14 Office of Rural Broadband. I. Establishment.. A. There is an Office of Rural Broadband (the “Office” in the Department of Information Technology.. B. The administrator of the Office shall be a Rural Broadband Director (Director” designated by the Governor and who shall serve at the pleasure of the Governor.II. Duties.. A. The Office shall:. 1. Assist and support local Maryland jurisdictions in their improvement of access to high speed internet;
01.01.2017.17.htm 01.01.2017.17. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2017.17 Back River Midge Reduction. A. The Department of Agriculture (the “Department” in consultation with the Department of Natural Resources, may use the services of a third-party vendor to disseminate, place, or spread Bti in areas of the Back River that have been identified as “hot spots” for midges.B. In accordance with applicable budgetary and procurement laws, the Department may, to eradicate the infestation of midges on the Back River, expend
01.01.2017.23.htm 6. 01.01.2017.23. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2017.23 Maryland Disability Employment Awareness Month (Recinds Executive Order 01.01.2009.10)1) Each State department, board, agency, authority, board, or instrumentality controlled by the Governor (an “Executive unit” shall annually observe October as Disability Employment Awareness Month to celebrate the many and varied contributions of people with disabilities.2) The Department of Disabilities, throughout the year, but with special em
01.01.2017.25.htm 01.01.2017.25. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2017.25 Prohibiting Discriminatory Boycotts of Israel in State Procurement. A. The following words have the meanings indicated:. 1. “Boycott of Israel” means the termination of or refusal to transact business activities, or other actions intended to limit commercial relations, with a person or entity because of its Israeli national origin, or residence or incorporation in Israel and its territories. “Boycott of Israel” does not include actions taken:
01.01.2017.30.htm 01.01.2017.30. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2017.30 Governor's Council on Gangs and Violent Criminal Networks. A. Governor’s Council on Gangs and Violent Criminal Networks.. 1) There is a Governor’s Council on Gangs and Violent Criminal Networks.. 2) The Council consists of the following members:. a) six State’s Attorneys, appointed by the Governor;. b) the Governor or the Governor’s designee;. c) the Secretary of the Maryland State Police;.
01.01.2017.31.htm 01.01.2017.31. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2017.31 Recognition of the Maryland Indian Status of the Accohannock Tribe. A. The State formally recognizes the Accohannock Tribe’s Maryland Indian status.. B. The Accohannock Tribe and its members shall be accorded all the rights and privileges to which formal State recognition of the Accohannock Tribe’s Maryland Indian status entitles them.C. This Executive Order should not be interpreted as creating any rights to land, entitlements of an
01.01.2017.33.htm 01.01.2017.33. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2017.33 Guidelines for Regulatory-Impact Analyses and Evaluations (recinds Executive Order 01.01.1996.03)A. Each State department, agency, authority, board, or instrumentality controlled by the Governor shall use and follow the Guidelines for Estimating and Minimizing the Economic Impact of Regulations on Small Businesses, adopted by the Advisory Council on the Impact of Regulations on Small Businesses pursuant to Section 3-507 of the Economic Develop
01.01.2018.02.htm 01.01.2018.02. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2018.02 Access to Services for Human Trafficking Victims and Survivors. A. Each State Government unit and agency shall prominently display information on the homepage of their web sites regarding the National Human Trafficking Hotline and the BeFree Textline.B. The Maryland Department of Information Technology (DoIT) shall assist State Government units and agencies in this endeavor.
01.01.2018.04.htm 01.01.2018.04. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2018.04 Reorganization of State Government ― Office of Small Business Regulatory AssistanceSECTION 1. Be it ordered by the Governor of Maryland, pursuant to Article II, Section 24, of the Constitution of Maryland, that Sections 14-201 through 14-205 of the Economic Development Article and the Subtitle “Office of the Business Ombudsman” be repealed.SECTION 2. And be it further ordered, that:. Article ― Business Regulation. 2-103.1..
01.01.2018.06.htm 01.01.2018.06. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2018.06 Gubernatorial Considerations in Parole of Inmates Serving Terms of Life ImprisonmentA. In deciding whether to approve or disapprove a decision of the Maryland Parole Commission to grant parole to an inmate serving a term of life imprisonment, the Governor shall assess and consider, among other lawful factors deemed relevant by the Governor, the same factors and information assessed by the Maryland Parole Commission as provided by
01.01.2018.08.htm 01.01.2018.08. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2018.08 Active-Assailant Incident Preparedness and Coordination. A. Executive Branch units subject to the supervision and direction of the Governor (Executive agencies” and persons who deal with or are under the jurisdiction of those units, shall systematically identify, assess, prepare for, prevent, protect from, respond to, recover from, and mitigate the risk and impacts of active-assailant incidents.B. Each Executive agency shall participate in a co
01.01.2018.17.htm 01.01.2018.17. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2018.17 Student Loan Repayment Benefits to Relieve State Workforce Shortages. A. Establishment.. There shall be State employee loan repayment benefits for eligible employees working in critical workforce shortage areas for units in the State Personnel Management System and the Transportation Services Human Resources System.B. Eligibility.. 1. Applicants for the benefits must:.
01.01.2018.19.htm 01.01.2018.19. EXECUTIVE ORDER 01.01.2018.19 Statewide Human Trafficking Response Director. A. Director.. 1. There is a Statewide Human Trafficking Response Director (the “Director” at the Governor’s Office of Crime Control and Prevention (the “Office”2. The Director shall:. a. Serve as the Governor’s coordinator for human trafficking issues and provide information and policy guidance to the Governor, the Governor’s Cabinet, and the executive director of the Office;b. Collaborate with State
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