JBE 18-23

Governor’s Task Force on DWI--Amending Executive Order Number JBE 18-03

WHEREAS,         the Governor’s Taskforce on DWI (hereafter Taskforce), was established and created within the executive department, Office of the Governor, Office of Drug Policy through Executive Order Number JBE 18-03 on February 7, 2018;

WHEREAS,        the Taskforce was created to address the high incidence of driving while intoxicated or under the influence of drugs, identify and implement effective DWI countermeasures, and act in an advisory capacity to the Governor and any other agency, department, commission, board, or office that is involved with DWI issues; and

WHEREAS,        it is necessary to amend Executive Order Number JBE 18-03.

NOW THEREFORE, I, JOHN BEL EDWARDS, Governor of the State of Louisiana, by virtue of the authority vested by the Constitution and laws of the State of Louisiana, do hereby order and direct as follows:

SECTION 1:        Section 4, No. 15, of Executive Order Number JBE 18-03, issued on February 7, 2018, is hereby amended as follows:

  1. One member appointed by the governor selected from a list of three nominees submitted by the president of the Louisiana Association of Chiefs of Police;

SECTION 2:        This Order is effective upon signature and shall continue in effect until amended, modified, terminated or rescinded by the Governor.

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 133th day of September, 2018.

John Bel Edwards

Kyle Ardoin
Secretary of State