State of Nevada Executive Order - Executive Department

EXECUTIVE ORDER 2018-25 

ORDER AMENDING THE OCTOBER 30, 2007, OCTOBER 6, 2010, AND OCTOBER 3, 2013 EXECUTIVE ORDERS ADOPTING THE NEVADA STANDARD MULTI-HAZARD MITIGATION PLAN AND THE SUBSEQUENT NEVADA MULTI-HAZARD MITIGATION PLAN

WHEREAS, the Nevada Department of Public Safety, Division of Emergency Management, in coordination with the Nevada Hazard Mitigation Planning Committee, has developed the Enhanced Hazard Mitigation Plan for the State of Nevada; and
WHEREAS, the Plan identifies hazards that threaten Nevada’s citizens and property, and identifies and prioritizes projects to reduce or eliminate those threats; and
WHEREAS, the State of Nevada must adopt the Enhanced Hazard Mitigation Plan in order to be compliant with the Section 322 of the Federal Disaster Mitigation Act of 2000, and to be eligible for increased disaster assistance; and
WHEREAS, Article 5, Section 1 of the Nevada Constitution provides that, “The supreme executive power of this State, shall be vested in a Chief Magistrate who shall be Governor of the State of Nevada.”
NOW, THEREFORE, by the authority vested in me as Governor by the Constitution and laws of the State of Nevada and the United States, it is hereby ordered as follows:

The Enhanced Hazard Mitigation Plan, as updated on September 25, 2018, is hereby adopted by the State of Nevada

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the Great Seal of the State of Nevada to be affixed at the State Capitol in Carson City, this fifth day of  October, in the year two thousand  eighteen..

Official Nevada State Seal          Signatures of Governor Sandoval, Barbara Cegavske and Craig Kozeniesky