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Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - July 25, 2017
REVISED July 25, 2017 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #60


Subject
Resolution Supporting Legislation to Make the Ban on Texting While Driving a Primary Offense

Briefings
None

Contact and/or Presenter Information
Commissioner DiSabatino

Action Requested
Discussion of request to adopt a resolution supporting legislation that would make the ban on texting while driving a primary offense.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
 

Background Discussion
  • Commissioner DiSabatino received an email from Representative Emily Slosberg, Florida House of Representatives, District 91, Delray Beach, requesting the County adopt a resolution supporting legislation that would make the ban on texting while driving a primary offense.
  • Attached is a copy of the resolution adopted by the Miami-Dade County Board of County Commissioners.


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:  Email from Representative Slosberg.pdf
Attachment:  Miami-Dade County Resolution.pdf