WHEREAS, Executive Order No. MJF 2002-24, issued on September 5, 2002, established the Office of Group Benefit Study Commission within the executive department, Office of the Governor (hereafter "Commission"); and
WHEREAS, it is necessary to amend Executive Order No. MJF 2002-24, in order to add an additional member to the Commission;
NOW THEREFORE I, M.J. "MIKE" FOSTER, JR., 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 4 of Executive Order No. MJF 2002-24 is amended to provide as follows: With the exception of the members of the Louisiana Legislature, all members of the Commission shall be appointed by the governor. With the exception of the legislative and executive members, all members shall serve at the governor's pleasure. The Commission shall be composed of nineteen (19) members selected as follows:
SECTION 2: All other sections and subsections of Executive Order No. MJF 2002-24 shall remain in full force and effect.
SECTION 3: The provisions of this Order are effective upon signature and shall remain in effect until amended, modified, terminated, or rescinded by the governor, or terminated by operation of law.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 the state of Louisiana, at the Capitol, in the city of Baton Rouge, on this 13th day of September 11, 2002.
M.J. "Mike" Foster, Jr.
Secretary of State