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New York State Department of State Bureau of Miscellaneous Records Executive Orders

Held by the New York State Archives


Overview of the Records

Repository:

New York State Archives

New York State Education Department

Cultural Education Center

Albany, NY 12230

Summary:
This series contains executive orders issued by the governor through the use of the implied powers granted to him by the State Constitution. Executive orders generally fall into one of the following categories: ceremonial or political pronouncements, gubernatorial ordinance, and orders relating to administrative authority and control. Some of the orders also contain letters of transmittal, copies of press releases, and other memoranda. Executive orders are required to be filed with the Department of State.
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Quantity:
11.45 cubic feet
Inclusive Dates:
1955-2016
Series Number:
13082

Arrangement

Reverse chronological and numerical by order number.

Scope and Content Note

This series contains executive orders issued by the Governor through the use of the implied powers granted to him by the State Constitution under Article 4, Section I ("executive power shall be invested in the Governor") and Article 4, Section II ("he shall take care that the laws are faithfully executed").

Executive orders generally fall into one of the following categories: ceremonial or political pronouncements, gubernatorial ordinance, and orders relating to administrative authority and control. Each order contains the signatures of the Governor and the Secretary to the Governor, and the State Seal. Some of the orders also contain letters of transmittal, copies of press releases and other memoranda. Executive orders are required to be filed within the Department of State according to Section 93 of the Executive Law.

Use of Records

Access Restrictions

There are no restrictions regarding access to or use of this material.

Alternate Formats Available

1955-1978: 1 roll of microfilm also available.

Related Information

Related Materials

Series 13685 Executive Orders of the Governor, contains copies of executive orders filed with the Governor's office and

Series 13035 Proclamations by the Governor, contains related records addressing the public on matters of law, policy, or custom and also having the force of law.

Other finding aids

13082-92, 13082-96, 13082-08, 13082-17, 13082-19: Container lists are available at the repository.

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Detailed Description

Dates Contents Box Item

Accretion: 13082-19
147.3: [amends 147.1 to include two additional paragraphs]

1 1
147.4: [amends 147.1 to include an additional paragraph]

1 2
147.5: [amends 147.1-147.4 to include additional paragraphs]

1 3
151: Homelessness during inclement winter weather

1 4
152: Temporary suspension of provisions relating to infrastructure recovery for the state of emergency declaration

1 5
2016 January 23 153: Declaring a disaster in the counties of Bronx, Kings, Nassau, NY, Orange, Putnam, Queens, Richmond, Rockland, Suffolk, and Westchester, and contiguous areas 01/23/2016

1 6
2016 February 12 154: Continuing suspension of certain provisions of law 02/12/2016

1 7
155: Prohibits travel to NC

1 8
156: Prohibits travel to Mississippi

1 9
157: Directing state agencies and authorities to divest public funds

1 10
158: Establishing LGBT Memorial Commission

1 11
159: Establishing a permanent joint task force to fight worker exploitation and employee misclassification

1 12
160: Declaring an emergency in order to appoint NJ and CT police officers as railroad police officers to provide enhanced security on commuter trains, buses, and ferries

1 13