WHEREAS, the Missouri Commission on Intergovernmental Cooperation (Commission) currently exists under Executive Order 01-16;
WHEREAS, the prior executive orders regarding the Commission (94-26, 96-21, and 98-19) have all expired or been rescinded; and
WHEREAS, the purpose of the Commission was to foster partnership and communication between state and local government; and
WHEREAS, the Commission was to report annually to the Governor; and
WHEREAS, the Commission has not met or reported for several years; and
WHEREAS, the Commission 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 01-16, thereby terminating the Missouri Commission on Intergovernmental Cooperation.
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.