State of New Jersey
Executive Order #56

Governor Christine Todd Whitman

WHEREAS, Executive Order No. 53, declaring a state of emergency, was issued on June 28, 1996 because of severe weather conditions; and

WHEREAS, the severity of the conditions necessitating the declaration of a state of emergency has eased;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, CHRISTINE TODD WHITMAN, Governor of the State of New Jersey, declare that the state of emergency is hereby terminated effective at noon on July 12, 1996.

GIVEN, under my hand and seal
this 12th day of July in the Year of
Our Lord, One Thousand Nine
Hundred and Ninety Six, and of the
Independence of the United States,
the Two Hundred and Twenty-First.

/s/ Christine Todd Whitman


/s/ Michael P. Torpey
Chief Counsel to the Governor