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NOTE: Only the 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, and 2009 Executive and Administrative Orders were signed by current Governor Pat Quinn.

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Executive Orders

Calendar Year 2014

Executive Order Number 5
Transfer the Illinois Commission on Volunteerism and Community Service from the Department of Human Services to the Department of Public Health
Executive Order Number 14-05 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 14-05 (PDF, 335 KB)

Executive Order Number 4
Reorganize the Department of Human Services by the Consolidation of the Divisions of Mental Health and Alcoholism and Substance Abuse
Executive Order Number 14-04 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 14-04 (PDF, 342 KB)

Executive Order Number 3
Creation of the Division of Real Estate Within the Department of Financial and Professional Regulation
Executive Order Number 14-03 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 14-03 (PDF, 400 KB)

Executive Order Number 2
Small Business Advocate
Executive Order Number 14-02 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 14-02 (PDF, 186 KB)

Executive Order Number 1
Creation of the Governor's Office of Health Innovation and Transformation
Executive Order Number 14-01 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 14-01 (PDF, 198 KB)

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Calendar Year 2013

Executive Order Number 6
Establishment of the Northeastern Illinois Public Transit Task Force
Executive Order Number 13-06 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 13-06 (PDF, 196 KB)

Executive Order Number 5
Executive Order Eliminating and Consolidating Boards and Commissions
Executive Order Number 13-05 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 13-05 (PDF, 373 KB)

Executive Order Number 4
Executive Order Eliminating and Consolidating Boards and Commissions
Executive Order Number 13-04 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 13-04 (PDF, 648 KB)

Executive Order Number 3
Executive Order Creating the Steering Committee for the Millennium Reserve
Executive Order Number 13-03 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 13-03 (PDF, 361 KB)

Executive Order Number 2
Executive Order Applying Relevent Military Education and Training Obtained by Illinois Service Members to Professional Licensing Standards
Executive Order Number 13-02 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 13-02 (PDF, 189 KB)

Executive Order Number 1
Reorganize Agencies by the Transfer of the Senior Health Insurance Program of the Department of Insurance to the Department on Aging
Executive Order Number 13-01 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 13-01 (PDF, 146 KB)

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Calendar Year 2012

Executive Order Number 3
Establishing An Open Operating Standard for Illinois: Using Information Technology to Promote Transparency, Efficiency and Savings
Executive Order Number 12-03 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 12-03 (PDF, 181 KB)

Executive Order Number 2
Executive Order Strengthening Reporting Requirements and Protective Services for Adults with Disabilities
Executive Order Number 12-02 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 12-02 (PDF, 108 KB)

Executive Order Number 1
Executive Order to Reorganize Agencies by the Transfer of Certain Functions of the Department of Healthcare and Family Services to the Department of Central Management Services, the Department of Corrections, the Department of Juvenile Justice, the Department of Human Services and the Department of Veterans' Affairs
Executive Order Number 12-01 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 12-01 (PDF, 248 KB)

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Calendar Year 2011

Executive Order Number 5
Executive Order Creating the Task Force on Social Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Enterprise
Executive Order Number 11-05 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 11-05 (PDF, 140 KB)

Executive Order Number 4
Executive Order Regarding the Governor's Rural Affairs Council
Executive Order Number 11-04 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 11-04 (PDF, 124 KB)

Executive Order Number 3
Executive Order to Reorganize Agencies by the Transfer of the Carnival and Amusement Ride Inspection Division of the Department of Labor to the Department of Agriculture
Executive Order Number 11-03 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 11-03 (PDF, 188 KB)

Executive Order Number 2
Executive Order to Reorganize Agencies by the Transfer of the OSHA Program of the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity to the Department of Labor
Executive Order Number 11-02 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 11-02 (PDF, 184 KB)

Executive Order Number 1
Executive Order to Reorganize Agencies by the Transfer of Certain Programs of the Department of Healthcare and Family Services to the Department of Central Management Services, the Department of Corrections, the Department of Juvenile Justice, the Department of Human Services and the Department of Veterans' Affairs
Executive Order Number 11-01 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 11-01 (PDF, 214 KB)

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Calendar Year 2010

Executive Order Number 14
Executive Order for the Establishment of a Coastal Management Program in Illinois
Executive Order Number 10-14 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 10-14 (PDF, 226 KB)

Executive Order Number 13
Executive Order Creating the Elgin-Ohare West Bypass Advisory Council
Executive Order Number 10-13 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 10-13 (PDF, 179 KB)

Executive Order Number 12
Executive Order Creating the Illinois Health Reform Implementation Council
Executive Order Number 10-12 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 10-12 (PDF, 192 KB)

Executive Order Number 11
Executive Order Creating the Illinois Anti-Violence Commission
Executive Order Number 10-11 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 10-11 (PDF, 150 KB)

Executive Order Number 10
Executive Order Requiring Additional Spending Reductions
Executive Order Number 10-10 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 10-10 (PDF, 170 KB)

Executive Order Number 9
Executive Order Creating Put Illinois to Work
Executive Order Number 10-09 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 10-09 (PDF, 170 KB)

Executive Order Number 8
Executive Order Creating the Office of Early Childhood Development
Executive Order Number 10-08 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 10-08 (PDF, 155 KB)

Executive Order Number 7
Executive Order to Promote Clean Water, Outdoor Recreational Space, and Youth Environmental Education Initiatives
Executive Order Number 10-07 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 10-07 (PDF, 172 KB)

Executive Order Number 6
Executive Order to transfer functions from the Department of Human Services to the Department of Public Health
Executive Order Number 10-06 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 10-06 (PDF, 323 KB)

Executive Order Number 5
Executive Order Commissioning a plan for integrating the Department of Juvenile Justice into the Department of Children and Family Services
Executive Order Number 10-05 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 10-05 (PDF, 154 KB)

Executive Order Number 4
Executive Order to consolidate agencies by the transfer of certain reproduction services of the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity, the Department of Healthcare and Family Services, the Department of Public Health and the Department on Aging to the Department of Human Services facility at 5020 Industrial Drive, Building B,
Executive Order Number 10-04 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 10-04 (PDF, 266 KB)

Executive Order Number 3
Executive Order on Project Labor Agreements
Executive Order Number 10-03 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 10-03 (PDF, 36 KB)

Executive Order Number 2
Executive Order Creating Governor's Office of New Americans
Executive Order Number 10-02 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 10-02 (PDF, 125 KB)

Executive Order Number 1
Executive Order Creating the Office of Health Information Technology
Executive Order Number 10-01 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 10-01 (PDF, 167 KB)

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Calendar Year 2009

Executive Order Number 20
Executive Order creating the Illinois Human Services Commission
Executive Order Number 09-20 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 09-20 (PDF, 204 KB)

Executive Order Number 19
Executive Order creating the Office of the Public Health Advocate within the Department of Public Health
Executive Order Number 09-19 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 09-19 (PDF, 169 KB)

Executive Order Number 18
Amendment to executive order 13 (2009) establishing the economic recovery commission
Executive Order Number 09-18 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 09-18 (PDF, 129 KB)

Executive Order Number 17
Executive Order revoking Executive Orders 09-06 and 09-08 concerning reorganization of the Illinois Historic Preservation Agency and Illinois Main Street Program.
Executive Order Number 09-17 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 09-17 (PDF, 68 KB)

Executive Order Number 16
Executive Order creating the Cemetery Oversight Task Force to review cemetery regulation and to make recommendations.
Executive Order Number 09-16 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 09-16 (PDF, 151 KB)

Executive Order Number 15
Executive Order providing that the State shall recognize a representative for individual providers in the Home-Based Support Services Program.
Executive Order Number 09-15 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 09-15 (PDF, 150 KB)

Executive Order Number 14
Executive Order creating the Illinois Taxpayer's Sunshine Commission to advise the Governor concerning the relevance, efficiency, and effectiveness of executive branch programs and to report its recommendations.
Executive Order Number 09-14 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 09-14 (PDF, 118 KB)

Executive Order Number 13
Executive Order creating the Economic Recovery Advisory Commission to study policies and provide advice concerning economic recovery and to report its recommendations.
Executive Order Number 09-13 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 09-13 (PDF, 118 KB)

Executive Order Number 12
Executive Order creating the Admissions Review Commission to examine State university admissions practices and policies and file a report.
Executive Order Number 09-12 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 09-12 (PDF, 90 KB)

Executive Order Number 11
Executive Order imposing requirements upon entities directly responsible to the Governor regarding: waste prevention; energy efficiency and conservation; water quality and conservation; sustainable transportation; education and outreach; and cooperation. Encourages other governmental entities to participate in sustainability initiatives and take advantage of competitive pricing on green products available through State contracts. Creates a Sustainable Illinois Community designation program.
Executive Order Number 09-11 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 09-11 (PDF, 259 KB)

Executive Order Number 10
Executive Order protecting the integrity of State boards and commissions.
Executive Order Number 09-10 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 09-10 (PDF, 157 KB)

Executive Order Number 9
Executive Order rescinding Executive Order Number Number 08-03
Executive Order Number 09-09 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 09-09 (PDF, 90 KB)

Executive Order Number 8
Executive Order reorganizing the Illinois Main Street Program
Executive Order Number 09-08 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 09-08 (PDF, 240 KB)

Executive Order Number 7
Executive Order to reduce energy consumption in state facilities
Executive Order Number 09-07 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 09-07 (PDF, 357 KB)

Executive Order Number 6
Executive Order to reorganize agencies by the transfer of the Illinois Historic Preservation Agency to the Department of Natural Resources
Executive Order Number 09-06 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 09-06 (PDF, 359 KB)

Executive Order Number 5
Executive Order to transfer the functions of the Illinois Racing Board and the Illinois Gaming Board provided by the Department of Revenue to the Illinois Racing Board and the Illinois Gaming Board.
Executive Order Number 09-05 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 09-05 (PDF, 257 KB)

Executive Order Number 4
Executive Order to reorganize agencies by the transfer of the functions of the Division of Insurance, Department of Financial and Professional Regulation into the re-established Department of Insurance.
Executive Order Number 09-04 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 09-04 (PDF, 398 KB)

Executive Order Number 3
Executive Order creating the "Taxpayer Action Board"
Executive Order Number 09-03 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 09-03 (PDF, 129 KB)

Executive Order Number 2
Executive Order to reorganize agencies by the transfer of certain programs of the Department of Healthcare and Family Services to the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity
Executive Order Number 09-02 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 09-02 (PDF, 273 KB)

Executive Order Number 1
Executive Order creating the "Illinois Reform Commission"
Executive Order Number 09-01 (HTML) | Executive Order Number 09-01 (PDF, 70 KB)

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Calendar Year 2008

Executive Order Number 3
Executive Order further protecting the integrity of State procurements.
Executive Order Number 3 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 3 (PDF, 249 KB)

Executive Order Number 2
Executive Order establishing Interstate 57 between mile post 0 and mile post 106 as the Ken Gray Expressway.
Executive Order Number 2 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 2 (PDF, 43 KB)

Executive Order Number 1
Executive Order to consolidate certain application, development, human resources, personnel, payroll, timekeeping, procurement and financial processes.
Executive Order Number 1 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 1 (PDF, XXX KB)

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Calendar Year 2007

Executive Order Number 2
EXECUTIVE ORDER TO REORGANIZE AGENCIES BY THE TRANSFER OF CERTAIN FUNCTIONS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE TO THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTHCARE AND FAMILY SERVICES
Executive Order Number 2 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 2 (PDF, 1.38 MB)

Executive Order Number 1
EXECUTIVE ORDER PROTECTING THE INTEGRITY OF STATE PROCUREMENT
Executive Order Number 1 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 1 (PDF, 31 KB)

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Calendar Year 2006

Executive Order Number 12
Executive Order requiring proper end-of-life management of computers and other electronic equipment.
Executive Order Number 12 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 12 (PDF, 27 KB)

Executive Order Number 11
Executive Order on climate change and green house gas reduction.
Executive Order Number 11 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 11 (PDF, 30 KB)

Executive Order Number 10
Executive Order to establish the Illinois Parent Leadership Council.
Executive Order Number 10 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 10 (PDF, 27 KB)

Executive Order Number 9
Executive Order relating to peer-to-peer file-sharing software.
Executive Order Number 9 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 9 (PDF, 26 KB)

Executive Order Number 8
Executive Order creating the Division of Patient Safety within the Department of Public Health.
Executive Order Number 8 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 8 (PDF, 24 KB)

Executive Order Number 7
Executive Order to continue the Council on Responsible Fatherhood.
Executive Order Number 7 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 7 (PDF, 27 KB)

Executive Order Number 6
Executive Order to consolidate certain human resources, personnel, payroll, timekeeping, procurement, and financial processes.
Executive Order Number 6 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 6 (PDF, 35 KB)

Executive Order Number 5
Executive Order concerning construction activities in special flood hazard areas.
Executive Order Number 5 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 5 (PDF, 92 KB)

Executive Order Number 4
Executive Order creating the Governor's Illinois Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Commission.
Executive Order Number 4 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 4 (PDF, 90 KB)

Executive Order Number 3
Amendment to Executive Order 6 (2005) which created the Illinois Regenerative Institute for Stem Cell Research.
Executive Order Number 3 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 3 (PDF, 25 KB)

Executive Order Number 2
Executive Order authorizing the Illinois Naval Militia.
Executive Order Number 2 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 2 (PDF, 25 KB)

Executive Order Number 1
Executive Order for the development of State and regional water-supply plans.
Executive Order Number 1 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 1 (PDF, 91 KB)

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Calendar Year 2005

Executive Order Number 10
Executive Order creating new Americans Immigrant Policy Council.
Executive Order Number 10 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 10 (PDF, 90 KB)

Executive Order Number 9
Executive Order to establish the Broadband Deployment Council.
Executive Order Number 9 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 9 (PDF, 29 KB)

Executive Order Number 8
Executive Order creating the Governor's Commission on Discriminatination and Hate Crimes.
Executive Order Number 8 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 8 (PDF, 28 KB)

Executive Order Number 7
Executive Order establishing a State military decoration honoring those who served in the Global War on Terrorism.
Executive Order Number 7 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 7 (PDF, 26 KB)

Executive Order Number 6
Executive Order creating the Illinois Regenerative Insitute for Stem Cell Research.
Executive Order Number 6 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 6 (PDF, 33 KB)

Executive Order Number 5
Executive Order on a sweatshop free procurement policy.
Executive Order Number 5 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 5 (PDF, 41 KB)

Executive Order Number 4
Executive Order on lane-use planning and military installation compatibility.
Executive Order Number 4 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 4 (PDF, 27 KB)

Executive Order Number 3
Executive Order to Reorganize agencies by the transfer of certain healthcare procurement and administrative functions primarily of the Department of Central Management Services to the newly renamed Department of Healthcare and Family Services.
Executive Order Number 3 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 3 (PDF, 42 KB)

Executive Order Number 2
Executive Order regarding the Illinois Green Government Coordinating Council.
Executive Order Number 2 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 2 (PDF, 25 KB)

Executive Order Number 1
Executive Order on collective negotiation by day care home providers.
Executive Order Number 1 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 1 (PDF, 29 KB)

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Calendar Year 2004

Executive Order Number 14
Executive Order creating the Safe Games Illinois Task Force on Violent and Sexually Explicit Video Games.
Executive Order Number 14 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 14 (PDF, 37 KB)

Executive Order Number 13
Executive Order reforming the Executive Protection Unit.
Executive Order Number 13 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 13 (PDF, 281 KB)

Executive Order Number 12
Executive Order authorizing the implementation of the National Incident Management System.
Executive Order Number 12 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 12 (PDF, 28 KB)

Executive Order Number 11
Executive Order authorizing the utilization of metal dectectors for the purpose of enhancing security at the State Capitol building and the Capitol complex.
Executive Order Number 11 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 11 (PDF, 27 KB)

Executive Order Number 10
Executive Order establishing Interstate 88 between Sterling, Illinois and The Quad cities as the Ronald Regan Memorial Highway.
Executive Order Number 10 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 10 (PDF, 89 KB)

Executive Order Number 9
Executive Order establishing Interstate 55 between Carlinville and Springfield as the Vince Demuzio Expressway.
Executive Order Number 9 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 9 (PDF, 89 KB)

Executive Order Number 8
Executive Order to monitor fuel retail and wholesale prices through the Department of Revenue.
Executive Order Number 8 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 8 (PDF, 89 KB)

Executive Order Number 7
Executive Order instituting use of E-85 and biodiesel blend fuels in flexible fuel vehicles and diesel powered vehicles in the State of Illinois fleet.
Executive Order Number 7 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 7 (PDF, 113 KB)

Executive Order Number 6
Executive Order to reorganize agencies by the transfer of functions of the Department of Financial Institutions, the Department of Insurance, the Department of Professional Regulation and the Office of Banks and Real Estate into the newly created Department of Financial and Professional Regulation.
Executive Order Number 6 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 6 (PDF, 112 KB)

Executive Order Number 5
Executive Order to transfer certain administrative and support functions of the Illinois Building Commission to the Capital Development Board.
Executive Order Number 5 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 5 (PDF, 98 KB)

Executive Order Number 4
Executive Order to reorganize agencies by the transfer of certain functions of the Department of Central Management Services to the Department of State Police.
Executive Order 4 (HTML)

Executive Order Number 4 (PDF, 95 KB)

Executive Order Number 3
Executive Order to reorganize agencies by the transfer of certain programs of the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity and the Department of Revenue to the Department of Public Aid and the Department on Aging.
Executive Order Number 3 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 3 (PDF, 101 KB)

Executive Order Number 2
Executive order to reorganize agencies by the transfer of certain media relations fuctions to the Department of Central Management Services.
Executive Order Number 2 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 2 (PDF, 97 KB)

Executive Order Number 1
Executive Order abolishing the Women's Commission and creating the Governor's Office of Women's Affairs.
Executive Order Number 1 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 1 (PDF, 92 KB)

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Calendar Year 2003

Executive Order Number 19
Executive Order to establish an Illinois HIPPA Taskforce.
Executive Order Number 19 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 19 (PDF, 93 KB)

Executive Order Number 18
Executive Order to establish comprehensive housing initiative.
Executive Order Number 18 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 18 (PDF, 101 KB)

Executive Order Number 17
Executive Order creating a terrorism task force.
Executive Order Number 17 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 17 (PDF, 91 KB)

Executive Order Number 16
Executive Order creating the Illinois Integrated Justice Information System Implementation Board.
Executive Order Number 16 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 16 (PDF, 94 KB)

Executive Order Number 15
Executive Order on prescription drugs.
Executive Order Number 15 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 15 (PDF, 94 KB)

Executive Order Number 14
Executive Order in response to orthopox outbreak.
Executive Order Number 14 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 14 (PDF, 89 KB)

Executive Order Number 13
Executive Order on project labor agreements.
Executive Order Number 13 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 13 (PDF, 94 KB)

Executive Order Number 12
Executive Order to transfer functions of the Department of Nuclear Safety to the Illinois Emergency Management Agency.
Executive Order Number 12 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 12 (PDF, 95 KB)

Executive Order Number 11
Executive Order to transfer functions of the Prairie State 2000 Authority and programs of the Illinois Department of Employment Security and the Illinois Community College Board to the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity.
Executive Order Number 11 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 11 (PDF, 103 KB)

Executive Order Number 10
Executive Order to consolidate facilities management, internal auditing and staff legal functions.
Executive Order Number 10 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 10 (PDF, 103 KB)

Executive Order Number 9
Executive Order to transfer functions of the Department of the Lottery, the Liquor Control Commission and the Illinois Racing Board to the Department of Revenue.
Executive Order Number 9 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 9 (PDF, 102 KB)

Executive Order Number 8
Executive Order on collective bargaining by personal care assistants.
Executive Order Number 8 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 8 (PDF, 91 KB)

Executive Order Number 7
Executive Order to reorganize agencies by the abolishment of certain entities of the Executive Branch.
Executive Order Number 7 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 7 (PDF, 98 KB)

Executive Order Number 6
Executive Order on compensation for military personnel.
Executive Order Number 6 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 6 (PDF, 91 KB)

Executive Order Number 5
Executive Order mandating ethics training for all State employees.
Executive Order Number 5 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 5 (PDF, 91 KB)

Executive Order Number 4
Executive Order Banning Retaliation against whistle blowers.
Executive Order Number 4 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 4 (PDF, 90 KB)

Executive Order Number 3
Executive Order creating the Office of Inspector General and an Ethics Hotline.
Executive Order Number 3 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 3 (PDF, 95 KB)

Executive Order Number 2
Executive Order mandating a freeze on the acquisition of State motor vehicles and the implementation of a comprehensive review of potential cost savings associated with State motor vehicles.
Executive Order Number 2 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 2 (PDF, 97 KB)

Executive Order Number 1
Executive Order instituting immediate hiring and promotion freeze.
Executive Order Number 1 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 1 (PDF, 89 KB)

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Calendar Year 2002

Executive Order Number 10
Executive Order for disaster funding.
Executive Order Number 10 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 10 (PDF, 102 KB)

Executive Order Number 9
Executive Order for disaster funding.
Executive Order Number 9 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 9 (PDF, 118 KB)

Executive Order Number 8
Executive Order to continue the establishment of the Illinois Delegation to the Midwestern Higher Education Commission and the Board of Trustees of the Illinois Summer School for the Arts.
Executive Order Number 8 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 8 (PDF, 197 KB)

Executive Order Number 7
An Executive Order creating the Illinois Disabilities Services Advisory Committee.
Executive Order Number 7 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 7 (PDF, 123 KB)

Executive Order Number 6
Executive Order on renewable energy for State government.
Executive Order Number 6 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 6 (PDF, 147 KB)

Executive Order Number 5
Executive Order for the Interagency Coordinating Committee on Groundwater to establish a water quantity planning program.
Executive Order Number 5 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 5 (PDF, 129 KB)

Executive Order Number 4
Executive Order to merge the Office of Statewide Performance Review and the Illinois Office of Strategic Planning with the Bureau of the Budget.
Executive Order Number 4 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 4 (PDF, 151 KB)

Executive Order Number 3
Executive Order to reorganize agencies by the abolishment of certain entities of the Executive Branch.
Executive Order Number 3 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 3 (PDF, 347 KB)

Executive Order Number 2
Executive Order to extend African-American Family Commission.
Executive Order Number 2 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 2 (PDF, 154 KB)

Executive Order Number 1
Executive Order creating the Illinois Agenda for Excellence in Education.
Executive Order Number 1 (HTML)
Executive Order Number 1 (PDF, 295 KB)

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Calendar Year 2001

Executive Order Number 12
Creating the Illinois Integrated Justice Information System Governing Board and An Approach to Integrated Justice Systems in Illinois 
Executive Order Number 12 (PDF, 102 KB)

Executive Order Number 11
Executive Order for State Government "Green Activities"
Executive Order Number 11 (PDF, 118 KB)

Executive Order Number 10
Executive Order on Military Response to the September 11, 2001 Terrorist Attack
Executive Order Number 10 (PDF, 197 KB)

Executive Order Number 9
Amendment To Executive Order 7 (2000) Which Created the Green Illinois Communities Demonstration Program 
Executive Order Number 9 (PDF, 123 KB)

Executive Order Number 8
Amendment To Executive Order 2 (2001) On Creating Energy Cabinet 
Executive Order Number 8 (PDF, 147 KB)

Executive Order Number 7
Executive Order Creating the Governor's Commission on Reviving the Illinois School Code 
Executive Order Number 7 (PDF, 129 KB)

Executive Order Number 6
Executive Order Reaffirming a Commitment to a Quality and Diversified Higher Education Faculty 
Executive Order Number 6 (PDF, 151 KB)

Executive Order Number 5
Executive Order Creating the Universal Access to Pre-School Task Force 
Executive Order Number 5 (PDF, 347 KB)

Executive Order Number 4
Executive Order Creating Mississippi Delta Advisory Council 
Executive Order Number 4 (PDF, 154 KB)

Executive Order Number 3
Executive Order Creating Thoe Governor's Lewis & Clark Bicentennial Commission 
Executive Order Number 3 (PDF, 295 KB)

Executive Order Number 2
Executive Order Creating Energy Cabinet 
Executive Order Number 2 (PDF, 295 KB)

Executive Order Number 1
An Executive Order Regarding Emergency Relief From The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations 
Executive Order Number 1 (PDF, 295 KB)

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Calendar Year 2000

Executive Order Number 16
An Executive Order Regarding Emergency Relief From The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations 
Executive Order Number 16 (PDF, 83 KB)

Executive Order Number 15
Executive Order Regarding Team Permitting
Executive Order Number 15 (PDF, 110 KB)

Executive Order Number 14
Executive Order Creating The Illinois VentureTech Advisory Committee
Executive Order Number 14 (PDF, 152 KB)

Executive Order Number 13
An Executive Order Regarding The Illinois Gas Prices
Executive Order Number 13 (PDF, 70 KB)

Executive Order Number 12
Executive Order Dealing With The Illinois Science And Technology Advisory Committee
Executive Order Number 12 (PDF, 71 KB)

Executive Order Number 11
An Executive Order Creating The Illinois Main Street Council
Executive Order Number 11 (PDF, 97 KB)

Executive Order Number 10
Executive Order Creating the Illinois Terrorism Task Force
Executive Order Number 10 (PDF, 100 KB)

Executive Order Number 9
Executive Order To Rewrite and Reform the Illinois Penal Code
Executive Order Number 9 (PDF, 103 KB)

Executive Order Number 8
Executive Order Creating Balanced Growth Cabinet
Executive Order Number 8 (PDF, 116 KB)

Executive Order Number 7
Executive Order Executive Order Establishing the Green Illinois Communities Demonstration Program
Executive Order Number 7 (PDF, 106 KB)

Executive Order Number 6
Executive Order Executive Order Establishing the Green Illinois Government Coordinating Council
Executive Order Number 6 (PDF, 157 KB)

Executive Order Number 5
Executive Order Establishing the Administration of Credits in Regard to Payments of Illinois Privilege Tax and the Illinois Insurance Retaliatory Tax for 1997 and Earlier
Executive Order Number 5 (PDF, 284 KB)

Executive Order Number 4
Executive Order Creating the Governor's Commission On Capital Punishment
Executive Order Number 4 (PDF, 113 KB)

Executive Order Number 3
Executive Order Reassigning Functions Pertaining To Administration Of Illinois' Job Training Partnership Act, Workforce Investment Act, And Welfare-To-Work Programs
Executive Order Number 3 (PDF, 193 KB)

Executive Order Number 2
Executive Order Establishing A Universal Certification Process And Certification Advisory Board
Executive Order Number 2 (PDF, 105 KB)

Executive Order Number 1
Executive Order Regarding The Rural Affairs Council
Executive Order Number 1 (PDF, 60 KB)

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Calendar Year 1999

Executive Order Number 19
Executive Order Enlisting Assistance From State Agencies In The Completion Of An Official Decennial Cencus
Executive Order Number 19 (PDF, 6 KB)

Executive Order Number 18
Executive Order Creating the Illinois Environmental Regulatory Review Commission (ERRC)
Executive Order Number 18 (PDF, 6 KB)

Executive Order Number 17
Executive Order Amendment to Executive Order Number Six (1987) Appointing a Child Welfare Advisory Committee to the Department of Child and Family Services
Executive Order Number 17 (PDF, 8 KB)

Executive Order Number 16
Executive Order Regarding Sexual Harassment in State Agencies
Executive Order Number 16 (PDF, 20 KB)

Executive Order Number 15
Exectuve Order Reaffirming A Commitment to a Quality and Diversified Work Force
Executive Order Number 15 (PDF, 6 KB)

Executive Order Number 14
An Executive Order Concerning Payments of Reparations to Victims of the Holocaust and Their Heirs
Executive Order Number 14 (PDF, 5 KB)

Executive Order Number 13
Regarding Peace Keeping Forces Sent to the Yugoslavia/Kosovo Theater of Operations
Executive Order Number 13 (PDF, 4 KB)

Executive Order Number 12
Executive Order Establishing the Illinois Federal Clearinghouse.
Executive Order Number 12 (PDF, 11 KB)

Executive Order Number 11
Executive Order Creating the Governor's Office on Literacy
Executive Order Number 11 (PDF, 8 KB)

Executive Order Number 10
Executive Order Creating Environment and Natural Resources Leadership Cabinet
Executive Order Number 10 (PDF, 10 KB)

Executive Order Number 9
An Executive Order on the Office Of Alcoholism And Substance Abuse Within the Illinois Department of Human Services
Executive Order Number 9 (PDF, 7 KB)

Executive Order Number 8
Executive Order Creating the Illinois Office of Strategic Planning
Executive Order Number 8 (PDF, 7 KB)

Executive Order Number 7
Executive Order Creating The Office Of Statewide Performance Review
Executive Order Number 7 (PDF, 7 KB)

Executive Order Number 6
Revocation of Executive Order Number Three (1997), all its Related Amendments, and Executive Order Number Two (1997)
Executive Order Number 6 (PDF, 7 KB)

Executive Order Number 5
Executive Order Creating the Illinois Technology Office
Executive Order Number 5 (PDF, 9 KB)

Executive Order Number 4
Executive Order Creating the Governor's Commission on Discrimination and Hate Crimes
Executive Order Number 4 (PDF, 10 KB)

Executive Order Number 3
Amendment to Executive Order Number Four(1992) on Possession and Consumption of Alcohol or Drugs in State Vehicles or in Private Vehicles Being Used at State Expense
Executive Order Number 3 (PDF, 5 KB)

Executive Order Number 2
Executive Order Banning Political Solicitation of Financial Contributions from State Employees and Prohibiting State Employees from Soliciting Financial Contributions for the Governor's Campaign Finance Committee
Executive Order Number 2 (PDF, 10 KB)

Executive Order Number 1
Executive Order Creating the Governor's Commission on the Status of Women in Illinois
Executive Order Number 1 (PDF, 7 KB)

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Administrative Orders

Calendar Year 2013

Administrative Order 1 2013 10-03-10
Administrative Order 1 2013 PDF 173KB

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Calendar Year 2010

Administrative Order 4 2010 9-30-10
Administrative Order 4, 2010
Administrative Order 4 2010 PDF 224KB

Administrative Order 3 2010 9-21-10
Administrative Order 3, 2010
Administrative Order 3 2010 PDF 109KB

Administrative Order 2 2010 9-1-10 Vacation Time Accrual and Furlough Substitution Policy Superseding
Administrative Order 2 2010
Administrative Order 2 2010 PDF 54KB

Administrative Order 1 2010 7-16-10
Administrative Order 1, 2010
Administrative Order 1 2010 PDF 51KB

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Calendar Year 2009

Administrative Order 2 2009 12-10-09 Directive to State Agencies, Updating Guidelines for Compliance with the Rutan Decision
Administrative Order 2 2009
Administrative Order 2 2009 PDF 2.4MB
Administrative Order 1 2009 11-20-09 Vacation Time Accrual Policy Superseding Administrative Order No. 3 (2003)
Administrative Order 1 2009
Administrative Order 1 2009 PDF 38K

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Calendar Year 2006

Administrative Order 3 2006 05-08-06 Emergency Energy Conservation Plan
Administrative Order 3 2006 PDF, 55K
Administrative Order 2 2006 05-10-06 Creation Of The Governor's Audit Committee
Administrative Order 2 2006 PDF, 632K
Administrative Order 1 2006 05-08-06 Domestic Partner Benefits
Administrative Order 1 2006 PDF 83K

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Calendar Year 2004

Administrative Orders 1 2004 07-07-04 Moratorium on all Business of the Health Facilities Planning Board
Administrative Orders 1 2004

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Calendar Year 2003

Administrative Orders 6 2003 12-11-03 Procedures for Investigating and Reporting Misconduct and Incidents at State Facilities
Administrative Orders 6 2003
Administrative Orders 5 2003 06-17-03 Policy in Regards to Pension Contributions of Non-Bargaining Employees
Administrative Orders 5 2003
Administrative Orders 4 2003 03-12-03 Policy in Regards to School Visitation Leave
Administrative Orders 4 2003
Administrative Orders 3 2003 03-05-03 Vacation Time Accrual Policy
Administrative Orders 3 2003
Administrative Orders 2 2003 02-24-03 State Agency Spending Restrictions and Reviews
Administrative Orders 2 2003
Administrative Orders 1 2003 01-29-03 Legislative Procedures
Administrative Orders 1 2003

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Calendar Year 2002

Administrative Orders 4 2002 10-01-02 Early Retirement - Prior Approval of Granting Temporary Employment
Administrative Orders 4 2002
Administrative Order #4 2002 Attachment
Administrative Orders 3 2002 09-05-02 Early Retirement - Restriction Upon the Employment Extensions of Key Employees
Administrative Orders 3 2002
Administrative Orders 2 2002 09-05-02 General Funds Spending Restrictions
Administrative Orders 2 2002
Administrative Orders 1 2002 02-14-02 E-Government
Administrative Orders 1 2002

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Calendar Year 1999

Administrative Orders 3 1999 10-19-99 Procedures For Investigation Of Employee Misconduct.
Administrative Orders 3 1999
Administrative Orders 2 1999 02-01-99 Policy & Guidelines For Federal Government Relations.
Administrative Orders 2 1999
Administrative Orders 1 1999 01-29-99 Legislative Procedures.
Administrative Orders 1 1999


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