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Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - January 26, 2016
REVISED January 26, 2016 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #16


Subject
Slavery and Human Trafficking Awareness Month - January 2016

Briefings
None

Contact and/or Presenter Information
Board of County Commissioners

Action Requested
Adopt Proclamation designating January 2016 as "Slavery and Human Trafficking Awareness Month" in Manatee County, Florida.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
 

Background Discussion

Beginning in 2011, by Presidential Proclamation, each January has been designated National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month.   Following the start of National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month, with the help of non-government organizations, National Human Trafficking Day began and is observed annually on January 11.



County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other


Reviewing Attorney
N/A

Instructions to Board Records

None.



Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
N/A

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
N/A


Attachment:  Slavery and Human Trafficking Awareness Proclamation.pdf