Governor Argeo Paul Cellucci, 1997-2001
Governor's Task Force on Hate Crimes-Formally established.
Design of quarter commemorating Massachusetts' ratification of the U.S. Constitution-Creation of Advisory Panels.
Implementing the integrated pest management program for state agencies.
Managed care consumer protection measures.
Establishes the Governor's Council on Youth Violence to review and report on problems of violence in schools.
Meeting the Year 2000 Challenge.
Establishing the Governor's Design Team On Teacher Professional Development And Support.
Issued June 23, 1999
To protect the privacy of personal information. Executive department agencies will review practices for collection, storage, and dissemination of information that identifies individuals (by Acting Governor Jane Swift). Revoked by Executive Order 504 .
Establishing the Upper Cape Water Supply Commission.
Integrating alternative dispute resolution into state government.
Establishing a policy regarding adoption assistance to state employees within the Executive branch to adopt children in the custody of DSS by providing tuition remission at a public college or university in the Commonwealth.
Assisting communities in addressing the housing shortage by developing community development plans.
Comprehensive assessment of long term care.
Establishing parenting standards and programs for criminal offenders.
Establishing the Governor's New Bedford, Cape and Islands Ferry Service Task Force.
Establishing the Governor's Special Commission on Barriers to Housing Development
Establishing the Governor's Commission on School Readiness.
Acting Governor Jane Swift, 2001-02
Establishing the Governor's Task Force to Reform Adult Education and Worker Training.
Special Advisory Task Force on Massport.
Declaring a State of Emergency Resulting from the Terrorist Attacks of September 11, 2001.
Establishing the Environmental Management Commission of the MMR.
Establishing the Governor's Joint Committee on Educational Policy.
Establishing the Governor's Bioterrorism Coordinating Council
Issued August 13, 2002
Implementation of the Developmental Disabilities Act of 2000, P.L. 106-402
. Establishing the State Planning Council on Developmental Disabilities.
Revoking and Superseding Executive Order No. 397 .
Revoked and Superseded by Executive Order 512 .
Establishing a Commission to Study the Potential Expansion of Legalized Gaming.
Establishing a Policy of Zero Tolerance for Workplace Violence.
Governor Mitt Romney, 2003-07
Prohibition of Lobbying by Relatives of Governor's Cabinet Members and Senior Staff.
Establishing Within the Executive Branch When Applying for Employment the Disclosure of Family Relationships With Other State Employees.