WHEREAS, in March 2009, by Executive Order 09-17, I created the Transform Missouri Project; and
WHEREAS, the functions of the Project are to ensure that the State of Missouri dedicates the resources and expertise necessary to maximize Missouri's access to and results from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, and to ensure that the compliance requirements of the Act are met; and
WHEREAS, the Project continues to perform these valuable and necessary functions; and
WHEREAS, it is necessary to amend Executive Order 09-17 as it pertains to supervisory authority over the Project.
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 amend Executive Order 09-17 as follows:
The Commissioner of the Office of Administration has supervisory authority over all aspects of the operations of the Transform Missouri Project and the units within it, including the authority to request that the directors of the executive branch departments assign additional personnel to the Project as the Commissioner deems necessary.
The provisions of Executive Order 09-17 not amended herein shall continue in effect.
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 2nd day of March, 2010.
[Jay Nixon's signature]
Jeremiah W. (Jay) Nixon
[Robin Carnahan's signature]
Secretary of State