Executive Actions

Executive Orders and Directives in effect that were issued by former Governors of Virginia can be viewed here.

EO-26 Declaration Of A State Of Emergency for The Commonwealth Of Virginia Due To Winter Weather  ~ December 8, 2018

EO-25 Establishing The Governor's Affordable Housing Priorities To Address Virginia's Unmet Housing Needs  ~ November 15, 2018

EO-24 Increasing Virginia’s Resilience To Sea Level Rise And Natural Hazards  ~ November 2, 2018

EO-23 Declaration Of A State Of Emergency For The Commonwealth Of Virginia Due To Hurricane Michael And In Support Of States Affected By The Storm  ~ October 11, 2018

EO-22 Establishment of the Governor's Conservation Cabinet: A United Effort to Protect and Conserve Virginia's Natural Resources  ~ October 4, 2018

EO-21 Establishing The Governors Advisory Commission On Opioids And Addiction  ~ September 26, 2018

EO-20 Transfer Of The Department Of Military Affairs To The Secretary Of Veterans And Defense Affairs  ~ September 24, 2018

EO-19 Cloud Service Utilization And Readiness  ~ September 17, 2018

EO-18 Directing The Commissioner Of The Department Of Motor Vehicles To Extend The Validity Of Expiring Driver’s Licenses And Identification Cards  ~ September 14, 2018

EO-17 Declaration Of A State Of Emergency For The Commonwealth Of Virginia Due To Potential Impacts From Hurricane Florence (amended)  ~ September 12, 2018

EO-16 Establishing An Inter-agency Task Force On Worker Misclassification And Payroll Fraud  ~ August 10, 2018

EO-15 Declaration Of A State Of Emergency In Preparation For The Anniversary Of Charlottesville  ~ August 8, 2018

EO-14 Development And Review Of State Agency Regulations (Amended)  ~ July 16, 2018

EO-13 Establishing The Governor’s Advisory Commission On Quality Child Care And Education   ~ June 25, 2018

EO-12 Parental Leave For Commonwealth Employees   ~ June 25, 2018

EO-11 The Way Ahead for Virginia's Children: Establishing the Children's Cabinet  ~ June 21, 2018

EO-10 Declaration Of A State Of Emergency For The Commonwealth Of Virginia Due To Severe Weather And Flooding  ~ June 8, 2018

EO-9 Directing The Commissioner Of The Department Of Motor Vehicles To Extend The Validity Of Expiring Driver’s Licenses And Identification Cards  ~ April 27, 2018

EO-8 Designation Of Executive Branch Officers And Employees Required To File Financial Disclosure Statements  ~ April 25, 2018

EO-7 Declaration Of A State Of Emergency For The Commonwealth Of Virginia Due To Severe Weather  ~ April 16, 2018

EO-6 Executive Order Supporting The Critical Role Of The Virginia Department Of Environmental Quality In Protection Of Virginia’s Air, Water, And Public Health  ~ April 3, 2018

EO-5 Declaration Of A State Of Emergency For The Commonwealth Of Virginia Due To Severe Weather  ~ March 2, 2018

EO-4 Declaration Of A State Of Emergency For The Commonwealth Of Virginia Due To Severe Weather   ~ February 12, 2018

EO-3 Delegation Of Governor's Authority To Declare A State Of Emergency, To Call The Virginia National Guard To Active Service For Emergencies Or Disasters, And To Declare The Governor Unable To Discharge The Powers And Duties Of His Office When The Governor Cannot Be Reached Or Is Incapacitated  ~ January 13, 2018

EO-2 Authority And Responsibility Of The Chief Of Staff   ~ January 13, 2018

EO-1 Equal Opportunity   ~ January 13, 2018

ED-2 Establishing The Governor’s Executive Leadership Team On Highway Safety  ~ December 4, 2018

ED-1 Directing the Virginia Racing Commission Regarding Regulations Related to Historic Horse Racing Pursuant to House Bill 1609  ~ July 1, 2018

EO-26 Declaration Of A State Of Emergency for The Commonwealth Of Virginia Due To Winter Weather  ~ December 8, 2018

EO-25 Establishing The Governor's Affordable Housing Priorities To Address Virginia's Unmet Housing Needs  ~ November 15, 2018

EO-24 Increasing Virginia’s Resilience To Sea Level Rise And Natural Hazards  ~ November 2, 2018

EO-23 Declaration Of A State Of Emergency For The Commonwealth Of Virginia Due To Hurricane Michael And In Support Of States Affected By The Storm  ~ October 11, 2018

EO-22 Establishment of the Governor's Conservation Cabinet: A United Effort to Protect and Conserve Virginia's Natural Resources  ~ October 4, 2018

EO-21 Establishing The Governors Advisory Commission On Opioids And Addiction  ~ September 26, 2018

EO-20 Transfer Of The Department Of Military Affairs To The Secretary Of Veterans And Defense Affairs  ~ September 24, 2018

EO-19 Cloud Service Utilization And Readiness  ~ September 17, 2018

EO-18 Directing The Commissioner Of The Department Of Motor Vehicles To Extend The Validity Of Expiring Driver’s Licenses And Identification Cards  ~ September 14, 2018

EO-17 Declaration Of A State Of Emergency For The Commonwealth Of Virginia Due To Potential Impacts From Hurricane Florence (amended)  ~ September 12, 2018

EO-16 Establishing An Inter-agency Task Force On Worker Misclassification And Payroll Fraud  ~ August 10, 2018

EO-15 Declaration Of A State Of Emergency In Preparation For The Anniversary Of Charlottesville  ~ August 8, 2018

EO-14 Development And Review Of State Agency Regulations (Amended)  ~ July 16, 2018

EO-13 Establishing The Governor’s Advisory Commission On Quality Child Care And Education   ~ June 25, 2018

EO-12 Parental Leave For Commonwealth Employees   ~ June 25, 2018

EO-11 The Way Ahead for Virginia's Children: Establishing the Children's Cabinet  ~ June 21, 2018

EO-10 Declaration Of A State Of Emergency For The Commonwealth Of Virginia Due To Severe Weather And Flooding  ~ June 8, 2018

EO-9 Directing The Commissioner Of The Department Of Motor Vehicles To Extend The Validity Of Expiring Driver’s Licenses And Identification Cards  ~ April 27, 2018

EO-8 Designation Of Executive Branch Officers And Employees Required To File Financial Disclosure Statements  ~ April 25, 2018

EO-7 Declaration Of A State Of Emergency For The Commonwealth Of Virginia Due To Severe Weather  ~ April 16, 2018

EO-6 Executive Order Supporting The Critical Role Of The Virginia Department Of Environmental Quality In Protection Of Virginia’s Air, Water, And Public Health  ~ April 3, 2018

EO-5 Declaration Of A State Of Emergency For The Commonwealth Of Virginia Due To Severe Weather  ~ March 2, 2018

EO-4 Declaration Of A State Of Emergency For The Commonwealth Of Virginia Due To Severe Weather   ~ February 12, 2018

EO-3 Delegation Of Governor's Authority To Declare A State Of Emergency, To Call The Virginia National Guard To Active Service For Emergencies Or Disasters, And To Declare The Governor Unable To Discharge The Powers And Duties Of His Office When The Governor Cannot Be Reached Or Is Incapacitated  ~ January 13, 2018

EO-2 Authority And Responsibility Of The Chief Of Staff   ~ January 13, 2018

EO-1 Equal Opportunity   ~ January 13, 2018

ED-2 Establishing The Governor’s Executive Leadership Team On Highway Safety  ~ December 4, 2018

ED-1 Directing the Virginia Racing Commission Regarding Regulations Related to Historic Horse Racing Pursuant to House Bill 1609  ~ July 1, 2018

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