Executive Order No. 36 is Governor Jack Markell’s effort to strengthen Delaware’s economy by modernizing and streamlining regulations that may be outdated or unnecessarily burdensome, while maintaining the state’s commitment to improving public health and environmental performance.
Executive Order No. 36 entailed a statewide review by all agencies, the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control, to identify and remove regulatory hurdles.
- DNREC response to EO 36 public comments:
Click here for comments received by the department and DNREC's responses to them.
- DNREC proposed regulatory language facilitated by EO 36
Click here for the proposed regulatory changes.
- DNREC EO 36 public hearing transcripts
DNREC held three public hearings, one in each county, in support of Executive Order No. 36, The transcripts from each public hearing can be found below.