Governor Rampton Executive orders
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These records are housed in the Utah State Archives' permanent storage room.
An agency history is available.
Scope and Content
This series contains executive orders issued by Governor Rampton from 1965 to 1976. Executive orders were issued by the Governor when events or other circumstances necessitated his prompt attention and action to a problem or issue. Many of the executive orders that were issued by Governor Rampton called for extraordinary sessions of the Legislature in order to deal with pressing legislation, such as the reorganization of the executive branch of the Utah government under the recommendations of the Little Hoover Commission. Most of the executive orders are photocopies.
Chronological by date.
Governors' executive orders and proclamations from the Lieutenant Governor, Series 85039, contains the formal copies of executive orders and proclamations for all the governors (Rampton included) including the 1966 ones missing in this series.
This series is classified as Public.
Cite the Utah State Archives and Records Service, the creating agency name, the series title, and the series number.
Gaps in Series
Executive orders from 1966 are missing from this series.
This series was processed by Kira Robertson in February 2001.
- Rampton, Calvin L., 1913-2007
- Executive power—Utah.
- Utah—Governors—Powers and duties.
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