ExecOrder 1:2017-36.  


Executive Order 2017-36  
To the Honorable Members of the Oklahoma House of Representative and the Honorable Members of the Oklahoma State Senate.
I, Mary Fallin, Governor of the State of Oklahoma, pursuant to the powers and authority vested in me by Sections 1 and 2 of Article VI of the Oklahoma Constitution hereby direct as follows:
 
1. I hereby create a Joint Commission on Public Health and appoint Gary Cox, Executive Director of Oklahoma County Health Department as its Chairman.
2. Additional members of the Joint Commission shall be appointed by Preston Doerflinger, Interim Director of the State Health Department from the following stakeholders:
 
Representatives of the County Health Department including the Oklahoma City County Health Department, Tulsa County Health Department, as well as the Oklahoma State Department of Health staff, public health advocates and agency partners.
 
3. The Joint Commission shall develop a plan of excellence for Public Health in the State of Oklahoma and shall provide guidance as to the proposed FY2019 budget for the Oklahoma Health Department.
 
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have set my hand and caused the Great Seal of the State of Oklahoma to be affixed at Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, this 7th day of November, 2017.
BY THE GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF OKLAHOMA
Mary Fallin
ATTEST:
Dave Lopez
Secretary of State
[Source: Added at 35 Ok Reg 173, eff 11-7-17]