Executive Orders 1-39 of Governor Alfred E. Driscoll (1947-1954)

No. Subject Date Status
1 J.Lindsay ve Valliere, Secretary to Governor, authorized to approve building and construction plans.1/21/47
2 Seizure of County Gas Company.3/14/47 Revoked by No.3
3 Revocation of Exec. Order No.23/28/47
4 Seizure of N.J. Bell Telephone Co.4/7/47 Revoked by No.8
5 Seizure of Perth Amboy Gas Light Co.6/12/47 Revoked by No.9
6 Seizure of Camden Gas Works, Camden Coke Plant, South Jerset Gas Co. 6/30/47 Revoked by No.14
7 Establishment of Dept. of Defense7/3/47 Superseded by L. 1988 c.138 (NJSA 38A:3-1)
8 Return of N.J.Bell Tel.Co. to owners.8/20/47
9 Return of Perth Amboy Gas Light Co.9/15/47
10 Appointment of Edward Rose as Acting Chief of Staff, Dept. of Defense 5/27/48
l1 Ransford J. Abbott, Secy. to the Governor, authorized to approve building and construction plans.6/30/48
12 Seizure of Perth Amboy Gas Light Co.8/16/48 Revoked by No.13
13 Return of Perth Amboy Gas Light Co. to owners.11/8/48
14 Revocation of Exec. Order No.6.4/25/49
15 Authorization of special counsel for veterans emergency housing programs. 3/24/49
16 Insurance Bureau of Div. of Purchase & Property to handle placement of Dept. of Defense insurance.9/28/49
17 Authorization of special counsel for Veterans' Loan Authority to assist with collection.10/29/49
18 Departments applying for federal grants must report first to Div. of Budget & Accounting12/10/49 Superseded by L.1968, c.273 (NJSA 52:14-34.1 et seq.)
19 Separate command for the Aur Force units of N.J. National Guard 1/19/50 Superseded by L. 1988 c.138 §6 (NJSA 38A:3-2)
20 Seizure of N.J. Bell Telephone Co.3/1/50 Terminated by No.25
21 Transfer of Statistical Branch of Plant Industry from Dept. of Agriculture to Dept. of Labor & Industry.3/3/50
22 Creation of Local Civil Defense Organizations.3/3/50
23 Seizure of Public Service Electric & Gas Co.5/15/50 Terminated by No.26
24 Travel regulations effective July 1, 19507/1/50 Rescinded by Meyner No.24
25 Return of N.J. Bell Tel.Co. to owners11/8/50
26 Return of Public Service Electric & Gas Co. to owners. 11/14/50
27 Seizure of three gas works.12/20/50 Terminated by No.29
28 Paul T. Stafford, Secretary to the Governor, authorized to approve building & construction plans.1/17/51
29 Return of gas works seized by Exec. Order. No.271/23/51
30 Seizure of Public Service Coordinated Transport and Public Service Interstate Transportation Co.2/1/51 Terminated by No.32
31 Establishment of Bureau of Traffic Safety in Dept. of Law & Public Safety 11/30/51 See Meyner Nos. 7  [DJVU]  [PDF] 11 [DJVU]  [PDF] 14 [DJVU]  [PDF]  20 [DJVU] [PDF]  21 [DJVU]  [PDF]  26 [DJVU]  [PDF]  27 [DJVU] [PDF]  32 [DJVU] [PDF] Superseded by L. 1987, c.284.
32 Revocation of Exec. Order No.301/16/52
33 Seizure of Public Service Coordinated Transport and Public Service Interstate Transportation Co.1/28/52 Terminated by No.34
34 Revocation of Exec. Order No.338/26/52
35 State employees ro undergo tests given in Accident Prevention Clinic 3/20/53
36 Establishment of State Personnel Council in Civil Service Commission 5/15/53
37 Establishment of Advisory Council on In-Service Training of State Employees 5/15/53
38 Award of Distinguished Service Medal to Major General Edward Clark Rose 7/17/53
39 Prescribes duties of State Civilian Defense Director.1/14/54 See Florio No.115