Posted on: September 8 2008 | Posted in: Key IssuesExecutive Order No. BJ 2008 – 90 regarding Emergency Occupation of Hotels and Motels by Utility Restoration Personnel. “Utilities” is defined as electric, gas, telecommunications, water and wastewater. Please read this Executive Order carefully. Section 2 prohibits replacing utility restoration personnel with non-utility restoration personnel under certain terms and conditions. This order was signed by Governor Jindal on Sept. 4, 2008.