EXECUTIVE ORDER KBB 05-99

Emergency Suspension of In-State Licensure Laws for Out-of-State Towing Operators Extends Executive Order No. KBB 05-60


WHEREAS, Executive Order No. KBB 2005-60, issued on October13, 2005, suspended certain specifications of the Towing and Storage Act, R.S. 32:1715(A), solely with regard to the requirement of the display of a towing license plate, and R.S. 32:1716(B), and only those rules promulgated pursuant specifically thereto in the affected areas so that a temporary tow truck license plate issued by the Department of Public Safety and Corrections may be accepted in lieu of a license tag, provided that the tow truck is properly registered and licensed in the state of origin; and

WHEREAS, The Department of Public Safety and Corrections has requested the Order be extended until March 31, 2006;

NOW THEREFORE I, KATHLEEN BABINEAUX BLANCO, Governor of the state of Louisiana, by virtue of the authority vested by the Constitution and laws of the state of Louisiana, do hereby order and direct as follows:

SECTION 1: Section 7 of Executive Order No. KBB 2005‑60, issued on October 13, 2005, is amended as follows:

This Order is effective upon signature and shall continue in effect until Friday, March 31, 2006, unless amended, modified, terminated, or rescinded by the governor, or terminated by operation of law prior to such time.

SECTION 2: All other sections, subsections, and paragraphs of Executive Order No. KBB 2005-60, issued on October 13, 2005, shall remain in full force and effect.

SECTION 3: This Order is effective upon signature and shall continue in effect until Friday, March 31, 2006, unless amended, modified, terminated, or rescinded by the governor, or terminated by operation of law.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have set my hand officially and caused to be affixed the Great Seal of Louisiana, at the Capitol, in the city of Baton Rouge, on this 27th day of December, 2005.

Kathleen Babineaux Blanco
Governor

ATTEST BY
THE GOVERNOR
Al Ater
Secretary of State