WHEREAS, pursuant to the Tax Reform Act of 1986 and Act 51 of the 1986 Regular Session of the Louisiana Legislature, Executive Order No. MJF 96-25, as amended by Executive Order No. MJF 2000-15, was issued to establish:
WHEREAS, the Industrial Development Board of the Parish of
Ouachita, Inc., has requested an allocation from the 2004 Ceiling to finance
the expansion and upgrade of a solid waste disposal facility originally permitted
for non-hazardous and non-infectious construction demolition, wood, and yard
Type III/IV waste (i.e., trash), including the acquisition, construction and
development of additional facilities to enable the project known as White Oaks
Landfill, LLC, to comply with the requirements of a permit modification to upgrade
the landfill to accept Type I/II waste (i.e., garbage), within the parish of
Ouachita, state of Louisiana, in accordance with the provisions of Section 146
of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended;
NOW THEREFORE, I, KATHLEEN BABINEAUX BLANCO, Governor of the state of Louisiana, by virtue of the authority vested by the Constitution and the laws of the state of Louisiana, do hereby order and direct as follows:
SECTION 1: The bond issue, as described in this Section, shall be and is hereby granted an allocation from the 2004 Ceiling in the amount shown:
AMOUNT OF ALLOCATION
NAME OF ISSUER
NAME OF PROJECT
Industrial Development Board of Quachita, Inc.
Consolidated Waste Industries, Inc.
SECTION 3: The allocation granted herein shall be valid and in full force and effect through December 31, 2004, provided that such bonds are delivered to the initial purchasers thereof on or before June 14, 2004.
SECTION 4: All references in this Order to the singular shall
include the plural, and all plural references shall include the singular.
SECTION 5: The undersigned certifies, under penalty of perjury, that the allocation granted herein was not made in consideration of any bribe, gift, or gratuity, or any direct or indirect contribution to any political campaign. The undersigned also certifies that the granted allocation meets the requirements of Section 146 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have set my hand officially and caused to be affixed the Great Seal of Louisiana, at the Capitol, in the city of Baton Rouge, on this 16th day of March, 2004.
Kathleen Babineaux Blanco
GOVERNOR OF LOUISIANA
Secretary of State