Press Release

Asa Arkansas's Governor

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
01.14.2015

Governor Asa Hutchinson Fulfills Promise, Signs Two Executive Orders on Day One

LITTLE ROCK – As promised, Governor Asa Hutchinson has signed two executive orders in his first official day in office. The first executive order requires Governor Review of State Agency Rules and Regulations Prior to Submission to a Legislative Committee of the General Assembly. The second executive order is on the State’s Policy on Hiring.

Governor Hutchinson issued the following statement:

“A new day warrants a new perspective. The executive orders I signed today will help provide that new perspective, which is critically important as we find new ways to make state government work more efficiently for all Arkansans.”

Executive Order - State Agency Rules and Regulations Review

Executive Order - Hiring Policy