Interstate 49 South Project Task Force

WHEREAS, Executive Order No. MJF 97-38, signed on September 18, 1997, created and established the Interstate 49 South Project Task Force (hereafter "Task Force"), and ordered the Task Force to submit a comprehensive report to the governor by April 1, 1998; and

WHEREAS, it is necessary to extend the time period in which the Task Force shall submit its report to the governor;

NOW THEREFORE I, M.J. "MIKE" FOSTER, JR., 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: The non-lettered paragraph of Section 2 of Executive Order Number MJF 97-38, is amended to provide as follows: The primary duty of the Task Force shall be to submit to the governor, by June 1, 1998, a comprehensive report which includes research, analyses, and recommendations addressing the following non-exclusive list of issues:

SECTION 2: All other sections and subsections of Executive Order Number MJF 97-38 shall remain in full force and effect.

SECTION 3: The provisions of this Order are effective upon signature and shall remain in effect until amended, modified, terminated, or rescinded by the governor, or terminated by operation of law.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have set my hand officially and caused to be affixed the Great Seal of the state of Louisiana, at the Capitol, in the City of Baton Rouge, on this 11th day of March, 1998.

M. J. "Mike" Foster, Jr.

Fox McKeithen
Secretary of State