The Director is hereby granted all the powers and authority
necessary for the orderly operation of the Oklahoma Aeronautics Commission, not
in conflict herewith or prohibited by law, including, but not limited to the
(A) To approve claims for all
lawful expenses of the Commission.
(B) To act as the claims and request officer
for the Oklahoma Aeronautics Commission.
(C) To appoint an Assistant Director and to
delegate to him/her the appropriate authority and responsibility.
(D) To keep the Commission informed on
operations and official actions.
(E) To appoint and employ, supervise, and
discharge such professional, clerical, and skilled help, labor, and other
employees as may be deemed necessary for the proper and lawful discharge of the
duties of the Commission.
establish and maintain training and educational programs.
(G) To keep files and to record therein such
matters as he/she may deem necessary or advisable, or which the Commission may
(H) To be the keeper of
the official seal of the Commission.
(I) To make budgetary transfers within the
Commission, within the limits of statutory control and Commission
(J) To cooperate
with governing bodies of cities and towns, boards of the various counties, and
other entities, on the basis prescribed by state and federal laws, to the end
that joint efforts will be coordinated to attain a maximum of airport
development and service; and to execute any appropriate contracts and
agreements necessary toward the accomplishment of the Commission's approved
(i) To execute all contracts and agreements
on behalf of the Commission as provided by law, and in accordance with
(ii) To approve
necessary contract extensions or modifications made necessary by unexpected
developments as allowed by law.
(i) To act for and represent the Oklahoma
Aeronautics Commission in all official matters involving the Federal Aviation
Administration or any other agency of the United States government, for the
purpose of executing Federal Grant Programs.
(ii) To make or withhold commitments, execute
contracts and agreements, and to bind the Commission by any other action which
the Commission may lawfully do.
Administration. To develop
forms and to issue more detailed instructions, not inconsistent with the rules
of this Chapter, or applicable state and federal laws, by appropriate orders
and memoranda for the general guidance and administration of the Commission.
Okla. Admin. Code §
Register, Volume 38, Issue 23, August 16, 2021, eff.