EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 2023-07: RELATIVE TO CONTINUING THE STATE OF
EMERGENCY IN RESPONSE TO TYPHOON MAWAR
Yesterday, Governor Lou Leon Guerrero signed Executive Order No. 2023-07 relative to continuing the State of Emergency in response to Typhoon Mawar and orders such that:
- State of Emergency continues. The state of emergency declared in Executive Order No. 2023-02 in response to the approach of Tropical Storm Mawar (now Typhoon Mawar) remains in effect.
- Emergency Procurement and Emergency Expenses. The authorization in E.O. No. 2023-02 for emergency procurements, which was expanded in scope and amounts in E.O. No. 2023-05, continues in effect.
- Authorization for Overtime. The authorization in E.O. No. 2023-02 for payment of overtime, for exempt and non-exempt Government of Guam employees, to work in excess of forty (40) hours a week in order to mitigate and respond to the effects of Typhoon Mawar throughout Guam, which was expanded in authorized amounts in E.O. No. 2023-05, remains in effect.
Documentation of Expenses. All departments and agencies are reminded to keep appropriate documentation on all emergency expenses incurred pursuant to this Executive Order for inspection by the Executive and Legislative Branches and by the Public Auditor of Guam, and in anticipation of federal disaster assistance approval by the President of the United States to be administered by the Federal Emergency Management Agency.