State of New Jersey
Executive Order #76

Governor James E. McGreevey
WHEREAS, Executive Order No. 40 (2002) established the Advisory Council Against Sexual Violence ("Council"), consisting of 25 members appointed by the Governor, including 10 State officials and 15 public members with specialized expertise; and

WHEREAS, reaction to the Council has been extremely positive and numerous people have expressed interest in serving as public members of the Council; and

WHEREAS, the call for broader public participation on the Council should be accommodated;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, JAMES E. McGREEVEY, 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 ORDER and DIRECT:

  1. The Council's membership shall be expanded to 29 members by adding 4 additional public members appointed by the Governor.

  2. Except as herein modified, all of the provisions of Executive Order No. 40 (2002) shall remain in full force and effect.
  3. This Order shall take effect immediately.

GIVEN, under my hand and seal this 23rd day
of October in the Year of Our Lord, Two
Thousand and Three, and of the Independence
of the United States, the Two Hundred and Twenty-Eighth.

/s/ James E. McGreevey




/s/ Michael R. DeCotiis

Chief Counsel to the Governor