State of New Jersey
Executive Order #76

Governor James J. Florio

Rescinds Executive Orders #73, #74, and #75 (Florio).

WHEREAS, Executive Order No. 73, issued on December 11, 1992, declared a limited State of Emergency in Atlantic, Burlington, Cape May, Cumberland, Middlesex, Monmouth and Ocean Counties, and Executive Order No. 74, issued on December 11, 1992, extended the State of Emergency to Bergen, Hudson and Salem Counties, and Executive Order No. 75, issued on December 11, 1992, extended the State of Emergency to Camden, Essex, Gloucester, Hunterdon, Mercer, Morris, Passaic, Somerset, Sussex, Union and Warren Counties, because of severe weather conditions which threatened the health, safety and resources of the residents of this State; and

WHEREAS, the immediate threat posed by the severe weather conditions of December 11, 1992 has passed and ceased to endanger the health, safety or resources of residents; and

WHEREAS, I wish to express my personal appreciation to the people of New Jersey for the manner in which they cooperated during this emergency and to the law enforcement, military and emergency response personnel of the State for their untiring efforts.

NOW, THEREFORE, I, JAMES J. FLORIO, Governor of the State of New Jersey, by virtue of the authority vested in me by the Constitution and by the Statutes of this State, do hereby declare that the State of Emergency is hereby terminated effective at noon on December 22, 1992. Executive Order Nos. 73, 74 and 75 are rescinded.

1. This Order shall take effect immediately.

GIVEN, under my hand and seal this
22nd day of December in the Year of Our
Lord one thousand nine hundred and
ninety-two, and of the Independence
of the United States, the two hundred
and seventeenth.

/s/ James J. Florio


/s/ M. Robert DeCotiis
Chief Counsel to the Governor