ExecOrder 1:2015-7. 1  


Executive Order 2015-7  
I, Mary Fallin, Governor of the State of Oklahoma, pursuant to the authority vested in me by the Executive Branch Reform Act of 1986, hereby create the Cabinet System. Pursuant to Section 10.3 of Title 74 of the Oklahoma Statutes, it is hereby ordered:
 
The Cabinet shall be comprised of the following Secretaries:
 
1. Secretary of Agriculture;
2. Secretary of Commerce and Tourism;
3. Secretary of Education and Workforce Development;
4. Secretary of Energy and Environment;
5. Secretary of Finance, Administration, and Information Technology;
6. Secretary of Health and Human Services;
7. Secretary of the Military;
8. Secretary of Safety and Security;
9. Secretary of Science and Technology;
10. Secretary of State and Native American Affairs;
11. Secretary of Transportation; and
12. Secretary of Veterans Affairs.
 
The Secretary of Agriculture shall be responsible for the following executive entities or their successors:
 
Agriculture, State Board of, and Agriculture, Food and Forestry, Department of
Apiary Committee
Boll Weevil Eradication Organization
Commodity Commissions and entities (Peanut, Oilseed, Sheep and Wool, Sorghum and Wheat)
Conservation Commission, Oklahoma
Emergency Drought Commission
Horse Racing Commission, Oklahoma
Industry Advisory Committee
South Central Interstate Forest Fire Protection Compact and Advisory Committee
Southern Dairy Compact
Standards, Bureau of
Veterinary Medical Examiners, State Board of
 
The Secretary of Commerce and Tourism shall be responsible for the following executive entities or their successors:
 
1921 Tulsa Race Riot Memorial of Reconciliation Design Committee
African-American Centennial Plaza Design Committee
Alarm and Locksmith Industry Committee
Arts Council, Oklahoma
Commerce, Oklahoma Department of
Employment Security Commission, Oklahoma, and State Advisory Council and Board of Review
Geographic Information Council, State
Greenwood Area Redevelopment Authority
Historic Preservation Review Committee, Oklahoma
Historical Records Advisory Board
Historical Society, Oklahoma
Housing Finance Agency, Oklahoma
Industrial Finance Authority, Oklahoma
J.M. Davis Memorial Commission
Jazz Hall of Fame Board, Oklahoma
Labor Commissioner and Department of Labor
Midwestern Oklahoma Development Authority
Northeast Oklahoma Public Facilities Authority
Office for Minority and Disadvantaged Business Enterprises
Ordinance Works Authority, Oklahoma
Quartz Mountain Arts and Conference Center and Nature Park, Board of Trustees, and Quartz Mountain Arts and Conference Center and Nature Park
Register of Natural Heritage Areas, State
Rural Action Partnership Program
Rural Area Development Task Force
Rural Development, Center for
Sam Noble Museum of Natural History, Oklahoma
Scenic Rivers Commission
Tourism and Recreation Commission, Oklahoma, and Department of Tourism and Recreation
Tourism Promotion Advisory Committee, Oklahoma
Will Rogers Memorial Commission
 
The Secretary of Education and Workforce Development shall be responsible for the following executive entities or their successors:
 
Accrediting Agency, State
Anatomical Board, State
Career and Technology Education, State Board of, and Department of Career and Technology Education
College and University Boards of Regents or Trustees
Dyslexia Teacher Training Pilot Program Advisory Committee
Education Commission of the States
Educational Quality and Accountability, Office of, and Commission for Educational Quality and Accountability
Education, State Board of, Superintendent of Public Instruction and State Department of Education
Educational Television Authority (OETA), Oklahoma
Governor's Council for Workforce and Economic Development
Municipal Clerks and Treasurers Division of the Oklahoma Career and Technology Education, Advisory Committee to the
Partnership for School Readiness Board, Oklahoma
Physician Manpower Training Commission
Private Vocational Schools, Oklahoma Board of
School and County Funds Management, Commission on
School of Science and Mathematics, Oklahoma Board of Trustees of, and Oklahoma School of Science and Mathematics
State Regents for Higher Education, Oklahoma
Student Loan Authority
Teacher and Leader Effectiveness Commission
Textbook Committee, State
Virtual Charter School Board, Statewide
 
The Secretary of Energy and Environment shall be responsible for the following executive entities or their successors:
 
Arkansas River Basin Compact Commission, Arkansas-Oklahoma
Arkansas River Basin Compact and Commission, Kansas-Oklahoma
Canadian River Commission
Central Interstate Low-Level Radioactive Waste Compact and Commission
Climatological Survey
Corporation Commission, Oklahoma
Energy Resources Board, Oklahoma
Energy Initiative and Energy Initiative Board, Oklahoma
Environmental Quality Board and
Air Quality Advisory Council
Hazardous Materials Emergency Response Commission
Hazardous Waste Management Advisory Council
Radiation Management Advisory Council
Solid Waste Management Advisory Council
Water Quality Management Advisory Council
Department of Environmental Quality
Grand River Dam Authority Board of Directors and Grand River Dam Authority
Geological Survey
Interstate Oil Compact Commission
Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) Board, Oklahoma
LPG Research, Marketing and Safety Commission, Oklahoma
Mining Commission, Interstate
Mining Commission, Oklahoma, and Department of Mines
Miner Training Institute, Oklahoma
Municipal Power Authority Board, Oklahoma
Oil and Gas Compact Commission, Interstate
Red River Compact and Commission, Arkansas-Louisiana-Oklahoma-Texas
Southern States Energy Compact and Southern States Energy Board
Storage Tank Advisory Council
Sustaining Oklahoma's Energy Resources, Committee
Water for 2060 Advisory Council
Water Resources Board, Oklahoma
Well Drillers and Pump Installers Advisory Council
Wildlife Conservation Commission and Department of Wildlife Conservation
 
The Secretary of Finance, Administration, and Information Technology shall be responsible for the following executive entities or their successors:
 
Abstractors Board, Oklahoma
Accountancy Board, Oklahoma
Alternative Fuels Technician Examiners and Board, Oklahoma
Auditor and Inspector, State
Banking Board, State, and State Banking Department
Bipartisan Legislative Apportionment Commission
Bond Advisor, State
Bond Oversight, Council of
Building Bonds Commission
Capital Investment Board, Oklahoma
Capitol-Medical Center Improvement and Zoning Commission
Capitol Preservation Commission, State
Cash Management Oversight Committee
Compensation and Unclassified Positions Review Board, Oklahoma
Construction Industries Board
Consumer Credit Commission and Department of Consumer Credit
Contingency Review Board
Development Finance Authority, Oklahoma
Electronic and Information Technology Accessibility Advisory Council
Employee Assistance Program, State, and Advisory Council
Employee Insurance & Benefits Board, Oklahoma
Equalization, State Board of
Firefighters Pension and Retirement System and Board
Home Inspector Examiners, Committee of
Incentive Approval Committee
Incentive Awards for State Employees, Committee for
Insurance Commissioner and State Insurance Department
Interstate Cooperation, Oklahoma Commission on
Land Office, Commissioners of the
Law Enforcement Retirement System and Board, Oklahoma
Legislative Compensation, Board on
Life and Health Insurance Guaranty Association and Board of Directors, Oklahoma
Long-Range Capital Planning Commission
Lottery Commission and Board of Trustees, Oklahoma
Management and Enterprise Services, Office of
Manufactured Home Advisory Committee
Market Assistance Association and Board of Directors
Merit Protection Commission
Motor Vehicle Commission, Oklahoma
Oversight Committee for State Employee Charitable Contributions
Pension Commission, Oklahoma State
Police Pension and Retirement System and Board, Oklahoma
Program Development and Credit Review Committee
Public Employees Relations Board
Public Employees Retirement System and Board, Oklahoma
Securities Commission, Oklahoma, and Department of Securities
State Credit Union Board, Oklahoma
State Governmental Technology Applications Review Board
Tax Commission, Oklahoma
Teachers' Retirement System, Board of Trustees of the, and Teachers' Retirement System
Treasurer, State
Used Motor Vehicle and Parts Commission, Oklahoma
 
The Secretary of Health and Human Services shall be responsible for the following executive entities or their successors:
 
Advancement of Wellness Advisory Council
Agent Orange Outreach Committee
Alcohol and Drug Counselors, Oklahoma Board of Licensed
Alcohol, Drug Abuse and Community Mental Health Planning and Coordination Boards
Alzheimer's Research Advisory Council
Athletic Commission, Oklahoma State
Athletic Trainers Advisory Committee
Behavioral Health Licensure, Board of
Blind Vendors, Committee of
Catastrophic Health Emergency Planning Task Force, Oklahoma
Cerebral Palsy Commission and J.D. McCarty Center for Children with Developmental Disabilities
Child Abuse Examination, Board of
Child Abuse Prevention, Office of
Child Abuse Prevention, Training, and Coordination Council
Child Death Review Board
Children and Youth, Oklahoma Commission on
Chiropractic Examiners, Board of
Citizens Advisory Panels (for Administration, Aging Issues, Children and Family Issues, and Disability Issues)
Community Hospitals Authority
Community Social Services Center Authority
Cosmetology and Barbering, State Board of
Consumer Advocacy, Office of
Consumer Protection Licensing Advisory Council
Dentistry, Board of
Dietetic Registration, Advisory Committee on
Developmental Disabilities Council
Disability Concerns, Governor's Advisory Committee to the Office of, and Office of Disability Concerns
Early Childhood Intervention, Interagency Coordinating Council for
Employment of People with Disabilities, Governor's Advisory Committee on
Faith-based and Community Initiatives
Food Service Advisory Council
Funeral Board, Oklahoma
Group Homes for Persons with Developmental or Physical Disabilities Advisory Board
Health Care Authority, Oklahoma
Health Care Information Advisory Committee
Health, State Board of, and Department of Health
Home Care and Hospice Advisory Council
Hospital Advisory Committee, Oklahoma
Hospital Advisory Council, Oklahoma
Human Services, Department of
Infant and Children's Health Advisory Council
Juvenile Affairs, Board of, and Office of Juvenile Affairs
Juvenile Justice, State Advisory Group on
Licensed Social Workers, State Board of
Long-Term Care Administrators, Oklahoma State Board of Examiners for
Long-Term Care Facility Advisory Board
Medical Care for Public Assistance Recipients, Advisory Committee for
Medical Licensure and Supervision, Board of
Mental Health and Substance Abuse, Board of, and Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse
Mental Health, Interstate Compact on
Nursing, Board of, and Formulary Advisory Council
Occupational Therapy Advisory Committee, Oklahoma
Oklahoma State University Medical Authority
Optometry, Board of Examiners in
Osteopathic Examiners, State Board of
Partnership for Children's Behavioral Health
Perfusionists, State Board of Examiners of
Pharmacy, Board of
Physical Therapy Committee
Physician's Assistant Advisory Committee
Placement of Children, Interstate Compact on the
Podiatric Medical Examiners, Board of
Post Adjudication Review Advisory Board
Prevention of Adolescent Pregnancy and Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Interagency Coordinating Council for Coordination of Efforts for
Psychologists, State Board of Examiners of
Public Guardian, Office of
Registered Electrologists, Advisory Committee of
Rehabilitation Services Commission, Oklahoma Rehabilitation Services, Department of
Residents and Family State Council
Respiratory Care Advisory Committee
Sanitarian and Environmental Specialist Registration Advisory Council
Santa Claus Commission
Self-Directed Services Program Committee
Speech Pathology and Audiology, Board of Examiners for
Statewide Independent Living Council (SILC)
Suicide Prevention Council, Oklahoma
Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust Fund Board of Directors
Trauma and Emergency Response Advisory Council
Traumatic Spinal Cord and Traumatic Brain Injury, Advisory Council on
University Hospitals Authority
Vulnerable Adult Intervention Task Force
 
The Secretary of the Military shall be responsible for the following executive entities or their successors:
 
Adjutant General, State
Military Department, Oklahoma
 
The Secretary of Safety and Security shall be responsible for the following executive entities or their successors:
 
Adult Offender Supervision, Oklahoma State Council for Interstate
Alcohol and Drug Influence, Board of Tests for
Alcoholic Beverage Laws Enforcement (ABLE)
Attorney General, Oklahoma
Bureau of Investigation Commission, Oklahoma State, (OSBI) and Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation
Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs Control Commission, Oklahoma State, and Oklahoma State Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs Control
Chief Medical Examiner, Office of, and Board of Medicolegal Investigations
Corrections, Department of, and Board of Corrections
Crime Victims Compensation Board
District Attorney's Council
Domestic Violence Fatality Review Board
Driver License Compact
Driver's License Medical Advisory Committee
Emergency Management, Oklahoma Department of
Homeland Security Director, Office of
Indigent Defense System Board and Appellate Indigent Defender System
Law Enforcement Education and Training, Council on (CLEET), and CLEET Advisory Council
Motorcycle Safety and Education, Committee for
National Crime Prevention and Privacy Compact Council
Nonresident Violator Compact Board of Administrators
Pardon and Parole Board, Oklahoma
Polygraph Examiners Board
Public Safety, Department of
State Fire Marshal Commission, and State Fire Marshal, Office of
Statewide Nine-One-One Advisory Board
 
The Secretary of Science and Technology shall be responsible for the following executive entities or their successors:
 
Center for the Advancement of Science and Technology, Oklahoma (OCAST), and Oklahoma Health Research Committee
Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research Advisory Committee (Epscor)
Science and Technology Council
Science and Technology Research and Development Board, Oklahoma
Space Industry Development Authority, Oklahoma
 
The Secretary of State and Native American Affairs shall be responsible for the following executive entities or their successors:
 
Access to Justice Commission, Oklahoma
Archives and Records Commission
County Government Personnel Education and Training, Commission on
Election Board, State
Ethics Commission, Oklahoma
Judicial Compensation, Board of
Judicial Complaints, Council on
Judicial Nominating Commission
Library Board, State, and Department of Libraries
Licensed Architects, Landscape Architects and Interior Designers of Oklahoma, Board of Governors of
National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws
Native American Cultural and Educational Authority
Native American Liaison, Oklahoma
Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors, State Board of Registration for
Professional Responsibility Tribunal
Real Estate Appraiser Board
Real Estate Commission, Oklahoma
Real Estate Contract Form Committee, Oklahoma
Secretary of State
Workers' Compensation, Advisory Council on
Workers' Compensation Commission
 
The Secretary of Transportation shall be responsible for the following executive entities or their successors:
 
Aeronautics Commission
Highway Construction Materials Technician Certification Board
Port Authorities
Tourism Signage Advisory Task Force, Oklahoma
Transportation Commission and Department of Transportation
Transportation County Advisory Board, Department of
Transportation Tribal Advisory Board, Department of
Turnpike Authority, Oklahoma
Waterways Advisory Board
 
The Secretary of Veterans Affairs shall be responsible for the following executive entities or their successors:
 
Strategic Military Planning Commission, Oklahoma
Veterans Affairs, Department of
Veterans Commission
 
It shall be the duty of each board, commission, agency or other entity of the executive branch of state government to facilitate the purposes of this Order and the Executive Branch Reform Act of 1986 and to cooperate fully with designated cabinet secretaries.
The State Chief Information Officer shall remain an appointee of the Governor and an employee of the Office of Management and Enterprise Services pursuant to 62 O.S. §34.11.1. The CIO shall continue to administer the OMES Information Services Division and the statewide plan to reform, streamline, and consolidate the state of Oklahoma's information technology and telecommunications structure, operations, and purchasing procedures in order to reduce the size of government and ensure that essential public services are delivered to Oklahoma taxpayers in the most efficient, cost-effective manner possible. The information technology consolidation has brought positive attention to Oklahoma as a progressive state in the information technology arena and the legislative intent of the consolidation effort remains a priority of this administration.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the Great Seal of the State of Oklahoma to be affixed at Oklahoma City, this 9th day of February, 2015.
BY THE GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF OKLAHOMA
Mary Fallen
ATTEST:
Chris Morriss
Assistant Secretary of State
[Source: Added at 32 Ok Reg 551, eff 2-9-151; Amended at 34 Ok Reg 305 (codified at 1:2015-7A), eff 12-12-16; Amended at 34 Ok Reg 517 (codified at 1:2015-7B), eff 3-28-17; Amended at 35 Ok Reg 373 (codified at 1:2015-7C), eff 1-3-18; Amended at 35 Ok Reg 635 (codified at 1:2015-7D), eff 6-1-18]