Executive Order

Executive Order No. 361: Revoking Executive Orders 257 and 265

Date: 10/18/1993
Issuer: William F. Weld
Mass Register: No. 725
Revoking: Executive Order 257
Revoking: Executive Order 265

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WHEREAS, the Office for Refugees and Immigrants was established by sections 205 through 208, inclusive, of chapter 6 of the Massachusetts General Laws, enacted as section 171 of chapter 133 of the Acts of 1992; and

WHEREAS, said sections 205 through 208 of chapter 6 grant the Office for Refugees and Immigrants the authority necessary to administer a transitional program for refugees and recent immigrants; and

WHEREAS, Executive Orders Nos. 257 and 265, establishing a refugee policy, are no longer necessary;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, William F. Weld, Governor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, by virtue of the authority vested in me as the Supreme Executive Magistrate, do hereby revoke, effective October 1, 1993:

Given at the Executive Chamber in Boston this 18th day of October one thousand nine hundred and ninety-three.

William F. Weld, Governor
Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Michael Joseph Connolly
Secretary of the Commonwealth

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