WHEREAS, the Missouri Energy Policy Council (Council) was established by Executive Order 03-10 for the purpose of advising the Governor on matters of local, state, regional, and national energy policy; and
WHEREAS, the Council was directed to, and did, prepare an initial report for the Governor by June 1, 2003, regarding energy issues; and
WHEREAS, the Council was further directed to publish annual reports beginning in 2003; and
WHEREAS, the Council has never published an annual report; and
WHEREAS, the Council has not met since 2004; and
WHEREAS, the Council is no longer serving the purpose for which it was formed.
NOW, THEREFORE, I, JEREMIAH W. (JAY) NIXON, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI, by the virtue of the authority vested in me by the Constitution and the laws of the State of Missouri, do hereby rescind Executive Order 03-10, thereby terminating the Missouri Energy Policy Council.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused to be affixed the Great Seal of the State of Missouri, in the City of Jefferson, on this 15th day of January, 2010.