WHEREAS, on October 1, 2017, numerous people were killed and injured in Las Vegas during an attack of unprecedented magnitude;
WHEREAS, based on the immediate volume of patients and magnitude of injuries, it appeared that additional medical personnel might be necessary;
WHEREAS, I, as Governor, issued Executive Order 2017-15, declaring a public health and medical disaster, and waiving certain licensure statutes to allow assistance from health care professionals licensed outside of Nevada;
WHEREAS, all Nevadans, including the health care professionals of Clark County, have been unwavering in their hard work and dedication to their professions during this time of tragedy;
WHEREAS, information provided to the Office of the Governor indicates that needs related to patient arrivals, treatment, and surgery have stabilized; and
WHEREAS, Article 5, Section 1 of the Nevada Constitution provides: "The supreme executive power of this State, shall be vested in a Chief Magistrate who shall be Governor of the State of Nevada."