Governor William F. Weld, 1991-97
Establishes a Commission to make recommendations to the Governor relative to the consolidation and closure of state institutions currently providing services under the auspices of the Departments of Public Health, Mental Health and Mental Retardation. The plan must be submitted by May 1, 1991. Revoked by 2 EO 317 .
Consideration for Employees called to Active Military Service (Desert Storm) for Payment of Accrued benefits vacation and personal time) and in the event of planned layoffs, these people will not be laid off unless every reasonable alternative has been exhausted -- effective immediately.
Public Safety and the Seabrook Nuclear Power Station. The Mass Civil Defense Agency shall begin developing the best possible emergency plans because Amesbury, Newbury, Newburyport, West Newbury and Salisbury lie within the plume exposure planning zone.
Establishing a Harbor Residuals Landfill Siting Advisory Commission. Nine member board whose responsibilities include identifying and investigating landfill sites that are viable alternatives to Walpole.
Implementation of the Developmental Disabilities Act of 1984, P.L. 98-527 . Superseding 2 EO 274 . Establishes a State Planning Council on Developmental Disabilities. Revoked by 2 EO 315 .
Governor's Advisory Committee on the implementation of the recently enacted School Choice legislation.
Establishing a Joint Commission on the Future of the Beaches of Boston Harbor. The Commission will be concerned with the use of area beaches in view of the Boston Harbor Cleanup.
Implementation of the Developmental Disabilities Act of 1990, P.L. 101-496, by establishing the Massachusetts Developmental Disabilities Council. Revokes and supersedes 2 EO 264 and 306 . Revoked and superseded by 2 EO 397 .
Establishing a Joint State & County Advisory Committee regarding the establishment of boot camp correctional facilities and programs within the Commonwealth. Superseded and revoked by 2 EO 349.
Establishing the Massachusetts 2000 Commission (public education).
Establishing an Advisory Committee on the Coordination of Economic Development programs in the Commonwealth.
Establishing a catastrophic illness sick leave bank for all persons employed in the executive branch.
Establishing further regulations for aides-de-camp to the commander in chief.
Providing for non-discriminatory benefit (bereavement and sick leave) policies for employees of the Commonwealth.
Providing for non-discriminatory visitation privileges of inmates, patients and residents of state facilities.
Establishing a green ribbon commission to oversee the centennial of the metropolitan park system.
Establishing a policy governing the hiring of state employees by state contractors in connection with privatization initiatives