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Executive orders by Governor William P. Clements:

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Date Title Document number
10/23/1990 Relating to electronic transmission in the voting process WPC 90-10
10/10/1990 Relating to emergency management WPC 90-9
09/26/1990 Establishing the Task Force on Metropolitan Transit Authorities WPC 90-8
09/05/1990 Establishing a sister state relationship with the Soviet Republic of Georgia WPC 90-7
08/01/1990 Establishing a statewide voter registration/education effort among all state agencies and institutions of higher education in Texas WPC 90-6
08/01/1990 Declaring the creation of the Educational Economic Policy Committee (SB 417, 71st R.S.) WPC 90-5
07/12/1990 Relating to the designation of Texas A&M University as the lead institution to prepare the Texas proposal to the National Science Foundation WPC 90-4
06/14/1990 Establishing the Texas Governor's Commission on Physical Fitness WPC 90-3
03/19/1990 Establishing a state planning region to promote affordable housing WPC 90-2
03/08/1990 Establishing the Texas State Complete Count Committee WPC 90-1
12/21/1989 Establishing a statewide voter registration/education effort among all state agencies and institutions of higher education in Texas WPC 89-21
12/12/1989 Establishing the State Agency Census Planning Committee WPC 89-20
11/09/1989 Establishing the Task Force on Public Education and Describing the scope of its efforts and methods of operation WPC 89-19
08/25/1989 Establishing the State Coordinating Committee - National Community Volunteer Fire Prevention Program WPC 89-18
08/16/1989 Ordering the Director of the Texas Department of Corrections to credit all eligible inmates, as defined by SB 215, 70th R.S., 30 total days of administrative good conduct time WPC 89-17
07/25/1989 Transferring to the Ysleta Del Sur Pueblo all of the equipment and other items owned or held in trust by the State of Texas for the benefit of the Ysleta Del Sur Pueblo (SB 610, 70th R.S.) WPC 89-16
07/25/1989 Transferring to the Alabama-Coushatta Indian Tribe of Texas all of the equipment and other items owned or held in trust by the State of Texas for the benefit of the Alabama-Coushatta Indian Tribe of Texas (SB 610, 70th R.S.) WPC 89-15
07/25/1989 Transferring to the United States of America by and through the Secretary of the Interior all of the lands, together with improvements thereon, held in trust by the State of Texas for the benefit of the Ysleta Del Sur Pueblo (SB 610, 70th R.S.) WPC 89-14
07/25/1989 Transferring to the United States of America by and through the Secretary of the Interior all of the lands, together with improvements thereon, held in trust by the State of Texas for the benefit of the Alabama-Coushatta Indian Tribe of Texas (SB 610, 70th R.S.) WPC 89-13
07/21/1989 Directing the Texas Department of Human Services to assist our state Native American population in accessing federal funds and programs and to administer contracts on behalf of Texas Native Americans under the Native American Restitutionary Program WPC 89-12
07/21/1989 Transferring to the United States of America by and through the Secretary of the Interior all of the assets held in the Alabama-Coushatta Mineral Fund #157, such fund presently held in trust by the State of Texas for the benefit of the Alabama-Coushatta Indian Tribe of Texas (SB 610, 70th R.S.) WPC 89-11
07/21/1989 Relating to the designation of the Governor's representative for the approval of state employee health fitness programs which require the expenditure of public funds (HB 2196, 68th R.S.; SB 545, 71st R.S.) WPC 89-10
06/16/1989 Ordering the Director of the Texas Department of Corrections to credit all eligible inmates, as directed by SB 215, 60 total days of administrative good conduct time WPC 89-9
05/25/1989 Establishing the Governor's Oil Spill Advisory Committee WPC 89-8
05/02/1989 Ordering the Director of the Texas Department of Corrections to credit all eligible inmates, as defined by SB 215, 10 total days of administrative good conduct time WPC 89-7
07/25/1989 Establishing the Task Force on Public Utility Regulation WPC 89-6
01/09/1988 Ordering the Director of the Texas Department of Corrections to credit all eligible inmates, as defined by Senate Bill 215, 30 total days of administrative good conduct time WPC 89-5
01/09/1988 Ordering the Director of the Texas Department of Corrections to credit all eligible inmates, as defined by Senate Bill 215, 30 total days of administrative good conduct time WPC 89-4
01/18/1989 Establishing the Texas State Policy Advisory Council on Weatherization Assistance for Low-Income Persons WPC 89-3
01/04/1989 Establishing the Governor's Campaign Finance Reform Task Force WPC 89-1
11/09/1988 Establishing the Governor's Campaign Finance Reform Task Force WPC 88-11
11/09/1988 Creating the Christopher Columbus Quincentenary Texas Jubilee Commission WPC 88-10
07/21/1988 Certifying that an emergency overcrowding situation exists among the inmate population of the Texas Department of Corrections WPC 88-9
06/16/1988 Establishing and continuing the Governor's Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Advisory Board WPC 88-8
06/01/1988 Establishing the Governor's Welfare Reform Task Force WPC 88-7
04/21/1988 Establishing the Governor's Task Force on Agricultural Development WPC 88-6
02/19/1988 Establishing the Texas Scientific Advisory Council WPC 88-5
03/17/1988 Establishing the Governor's Committee on Water Resources Management WPC 88-4
01/27/1988 Establishing the Select Committee on Education and prescribing its duties, functions, and methods of operation WPC 88-3
01/26/1988 Making a finding of fact and authorizing the expenditure of funds WPC 88-2
01/12/1988 Relating to the designation of an all-terrain vehicle operator education and certification agency; provisions for the administration of the all-terrain vehicle operator education and certification program; and employment of an all-terrain vehicle safety coordinator WPC 88-1
11/12/1987 Directing all agencies of the State of Texas to recognize internal auditing as a highly regarded professional management support and control procedure WPC 87-18
10/05/1987 Establishing the Governor's Committee for Disabled Persons; repealing Executive Order MW-10 WPC 87-16
08/04/1987 Authorizing the Texas Housing Agency to make housing credit allocations on behalf of the State of Texas and to carry out the provisions of Section 42(h) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 WPC 87-15
05/30/1987 Suspending the provisions of certain regulatory acts WPC 87-14
06/15/1987 Establishing the Governor's Task Force on Accounting, Auditing and Financial Reporting WPC 87-12
05/13/1987 Establishing the Governor's Task Force on the Savings and Loan Industry WPC 87-11
05/22/1987 Establishing the State Employee Incentive Pay and Budget Reduction Plan WPC 87-10
05/13/1987 Establishing the Governor's Task Force on Drug Abuse WPC 87-9
04/21/1987 Establishing the Governor's Task Force on Vocational Education WPC 87-8
03/19/1987 Establishing the Task Force on the Teacher Appraisal System and Career Ladder Program WPC 87-7
03/09/1987 Relating to emergency management; reorganizing the Emergency Management Council; reappointing the Director of the Texas Department of Public Safety as Director of the Division of Emergency Management of the Office of the Governor; taking related action pertaining to emergency management and disaster prevention and relief; and repealing Executive Order MW-12 and amending to correct typographical errors WPC 87-6A
03/09/1987 Relating to emergency management; reorganizing the Emergency Management Council; reappointing the Director of the Texas Department of Public Safety as Director of the Division of Emergency Management of the Office of the Governor; taking related action pertaining to emergency management and disaster prevention and relief; and repealing Executive Order MW-12 WPC 87-6
09/17/1987 Certifying that an emergency overcrowding situation exists among the inmate population of the Texas Department of Corrections WPC 87-5A5
08/03/1987 Certifying that an emergency overcrowding situation exists among the inmate population of the Texas Department of Corrections WPC 87-5A4
07/08/1987 Certifying that an emergency overcrowding situation exists among the inmate population of the Texas Department of Corrections WPC 87-5A3
04/06/1987 Certifying that an emergency overcrowding situation exists among the inmate population of the Texas Department of Corrections WPC 87-5A2
03/05/1987 Certifying that an emergency overcrowding situation exists among the inmate population of the Texas Department of Corrections WPC 87-5A1
02/27/1987 Certifying that an emergency overcrowding situation exists among the inmate population of the Texas Department of Corrections WPC 87-5
03/09/1987 Establishing the Superconducting Super Collider High Energy Research Facility Advisory Council WPC 87-4
02/26/1987 Establishing the Texas Criminal Justice Task Force for the comprehensive review of the criminal justice system WPC 87-3
02/26/1987 Creating and establishing the Texas Commission on The Bicentennial of The United States Constitution WPC 87-2
02/26/1987 Providing for the continuation of the Governor's Commission for Women WPC 87-1
09/17/1982 Establishing the Governor's Select Committee on Water Quality Standards for Lake Travis and Lake Austin WPC-47
07/23/1982 Establishing the Governor's Executive Council for Texas State Government Management Effectiveness WPC-46
06/10/1982 Creating and establishing the Governor's Blue Ribbon Commission for the Comprehensive Review of the Criminal Justice Corrections System WPC-45
04/09/1982 Establishing the Governor's Task Force on Private Sector Initiatives WPC-44
02/28/1982 Establishing a Coordinating Council on Long-Term Care for the Elderly WPC-43
01/04/1982 Establishing the County Officials Advisory Committee to the Governor WPC-42
12/31/1981 Establishing the Task Force on Agricultural Development WPC-41
12/15/1981 Establishing the Governor's Task Force on Intellectually Handicapped Citizens and the Criminal Justice System WPC-40
12/15/1981 Establishing the Governor's Task Force on the Incarceration of Inmates Pending Appeal WPC-39
12/01/1981 Establishing the Advisory Committee to the Texas Education Agency on Block Grants WPC-38
11/04/1981 Establishing the Governor's Task Force on Undocumented Mexican Workers WPC-37
01/21/1982 Establishing the Governor's Task Force on Traffic Safety WPC-36A
12/01/1981 Establishing the Governor's Task Force on Traffic Safety WPC-36
11/02/1981 Establishing the Governor's Task Force on State Aviation Policy WPC-35
11/02/1981 Establishing the Governor's Task Force on State Trust and Asset Management WPC-34
03/16/1982 Establishing the Governor's Task Force on Industrial and Tourist Development WPC-33A
10/21/1981 Establishing the Governor's Task Force on Industrial and Tourist Development WPC-33
10/21/1981 Establishing the Governor's Task Force on Small Business WPC-32
03/16/1982 Creating and establishing the Governor's Task Force on Work-Related Accidents WPC-31B
12/07/1981 Creating and establishing the Governor's Task Force on Work-Related Accidents WPC-31A
10/21/1981 Creating and establishing the Governor's Task Force on Work-Related Accidents WPC-31
10/21/1981 Establishing a State Management Personnel Task Force to study and develop recommendations to the Governor and the Legislature regarding the State of Texas personnel practices and procedures WPC-30
10/16/1981 Establishing the Governor's Task Force on Equal Opportunities for Women and Minorities WPC-29
10/16/1981 Establishing the Governor's Task Force on Foreign Investments in Texas WPC-28
01/04/1982 Establishing the Governor's Council on Career Education WPC-27A
10/16/1981 Establishing the Governor's Council on Career Education WPC-27
09/22/1981 Establishing the Governor's Education Action Group and rescinding Executive Orders WPC-6 and WPC-20 WPC-26
09/14/1981 Prescribing the Texas Manual for Courts-Martial (Revised Edition, 1981) WPC-25
09/04/1981 Establishing the Texas Aerospace and National Defense Technology Development Council WPC-24
12/01/1981 Establishing the Governor's Task Force on Water Resource Use and Conservation WPC-23A
06/26/1981 Establishing the Governor's Task Force on Water Resource Use and Conservation WPC-23
03/26/1982 Establishing the Texas 2000 Commission WPC-22A
04/10/1981 Establishing the Texas 2000 Commission WPC-22
07/13/1981 Establishing the Governor's Task Force on Higher Education, prescribing its duties, functions and method of operation WPC-21A
03/24/1981 Establishing the Governor's Task Force on Higher Education, prescribing its duties, functions and method of operation WPC-21
03/10/1981 Establishing the Task Force on Bilingual Education to study and make recommendations of methods to provide quality bilingual education WPC-20
12/17/1980 Establishing the Governor's Flood Control Action Group WPC-19
09/12/1980 Establishing a Human Services Interagency Committee WPC-18
04/04/1980 Establishing management effectiveness councils for higher education, medical education, and state agency WPC-17
04/04/1980 Establishing the Texas 2000 Project WPC-16
03/07/1980 Creating and establishing a citizens' committee to be called "Texas Film Commission Advisory Council"; repealing Executive order regarding the Film Commission signed by Governor Preston Smith on May 24, 1971 WPC-15
10/02/1980 Reorganizing and restructuring the Governor's Committee on Employment of the Handicapped; repealing Executive Order D.B. 40 WPC-14A
01/23/1980 Reorganizing and restructuring the Governor's Committee on Employment of the Handicapped; repealing Executive order D.B. 40 WPC-14
10/05/1979 Establishing the Governor's Task Force on Handicapped Citizens WPC-13
08/29/1979 Relating to the Governor's Traffic Safety Program; repealing Executive order D.B. 28 WPC-12
09/14/1981 Establishing the Emergency Management Council WPC-11A
08/15/1979 Reorganizing the Disaster Emergency Services Council; repealing Executive order D.B. 23-B WPC-11
08/10/1979 Establishing the Texas State Drug Abuse Advisory Council; designating the Texas Department of Community Affairs to perform certain functions relating to the statewide problem of drug abuse; and repealing Executive order D.B. 1 WPC-10
08/10/1979 Repealing Governor Preston Smith's Executive order of December 9, 1971, which established the Special Advisory Council on Housing to the Texas Department of Community Affairs (repealing Executive order DB-12) and dissolving the Council WPC-9
08/10/1979 Establishing the Governor's Office for Volunteer Services; repealing and replacing Executive order No. D.B. 22 WPC-8
08/29/1979 Abolishing guidelines for motor gasoline end-user allocation with certain exceptions WPC-7G
07/13/1979 Extending guidelines for motor gasoline end-user allocation to an additional county WPC-7F
07/11/1979 Extending guidelines for motor gasoline end-user allocation to additional counties WPC-7E
07/03/1979 Extending guidelines for motor gasoline end-user allocation to additional counties and adding additional rules and exemptions WPC-7D
06/28/1979 Extending guidelines for motor gasoline end-user allocation to additional counties WPC-7C
06/25/1979 Extending guidelines for motor gasoline end-user allocation to additional counties WPC-7B
06/20/1979 Establishing guidelines for motor gasoline end-user allocation WPC-7A
06/19/1979 Establishing guidelines for motor gasoline end-user allocation WPC-7
01/16/1980 Establishing the Governor's Advisory Committee on Education, prescribing its duties, functions, and methods of operation WPC-6A
06/07/1979 Establishing the Governor's Advisory Committee on Education, prescribing its duties, functions, and methods of operation WPC-6
05/09/1979 Establishing procedures for implementing the Federal Water Pollution Control Act as Amended and the rules and regulations promulgated pursuant thereto; repealing D.B. 18-A WPC-5
10/04/1979 Restructuring the Texas Organized Crime Prevention Council; amending Executive Order WPC-4 WPC-4A
04/05/1979 Reorganizing and restructuring the Texas Organized Crime Prevention Council; repealing Executive order D.B. 21 WPC-4
04/02/1979 Transferring the duties, functions, records, contracts, administrative obligations, and assets of the Governor's Office of Migrant Affairs to the Texas Department of Community Affairs; repealing Executive order D.B. No. 13; and abolishing the Governor's Office of Migrant Affairs WPC-3
07/01/1981 Creating and establishing a citizens committee to be called "Texans War Against Drugs" to assist the Governor, law enforcement agencies and the public in an all-out war against the drug traffic coming into Texas WPC-2B
04/16/1979 Creating and establishing a citizens committee to be called "Texans War Against Drugs" to assist the Governor and law enforcement agencies in an all-out war against the drug traffic coming into Texas WPC-2
04/14/1982 Establishing the Mayors Advisory Committee to the Governor; prescribing its duties; functions; and methods of operation WPC-1A
02/07/1979 Establishing the Mayors Advisory Committee to the Governor; prescribing its duties, functions and methods of operation WPC-1