Governor Edward J. King, 1979-83
Creating the Special Commission on Dept. of Mental Health Facilities.
Granting the Dept. of Public Safety the authority to administer the regulations of the abolished State Bldg Code Commission until the General Court makes alternative provisions.
Establishing the Task Force on reorganization of State government.
Declaring a state of emergency in the City of Lynn following a fire.
Establishing the Governor's Task Force on Alcohol Abuse and Highway Safety.
Creating employment opportunities for recipients of public assistance through State contracts.
Surveying state employees to determine if there is a need for a day care center for their use.
Establishing considerations for the disbursement of state development assistance for housing.
Creating the Acushnet River Estuary Commission.
Creating the Women's Business Enterprise Advisory Board.
Providing for state purchasing of Mass. agricultural products, including declaration of policy and procedures.
Governor Michael S. Dukakis, 1983-91
State of Emergency - Chelsea Street Bridge.
Creating a Refugee Advisory Council.
Creating the Governor's Advisory Council for the State Office of Affirmative Action.
Promoting Participation by Minority Businesses in the Economy of the Commonwealth.
Declaration of Emergency -- Peabody Fire, May 10, 1984.
Declaration of a State of Emergency in the Commonwealth Due to a major Rain Storm, May 31,1984.
Requiring the Use of Seat Belts by State Employees and Their Passengers in State-Owned Vehicles.