|Manatee County Government Administrative Building May 4, 2017 - 9:00 am First Floor - Chambers|
Agenda Item #4
Ordinance No. 17-31; Extension of Temporary Moratorium on Medical Marijuana Dispensaries and Treatment Center Facilities
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Sarah A. Schenk, Assistant County Attorney, Ext. 3750;
1. Motion to authorize the County Attorney's Office to schedule and advertise proposed Ordinance No. 17-31 regarding an extension of the temporary moratorium currently in place for a period of 90 days from June 18, 2017 to September 16, 2017 on the establishment and operation of medical marijuana dispensary organizations and medical marijuana treatment centers; and
2. Motion to authorize the waiver of the requirement of Section 125.66(4)(b)(1), Florida Statutes to hold a second public hearing on Ordinance No. 17-31 after 5:00 p.m. [requires 5 affirmative votes].
(1) Section 381.986, Florida Statutes; (2) Amendment 2, "Use of Marijuana for Debilitating Medical Conditions" passed by the Florida voters on November 8, 2016; and (3) Section 125.01, Florida Statutes.
The County Attorney's Office has prepared the timeline below to assist in summarizing the chronology of the ordinance:
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Attachment: Ord No. 17-31 Ext of Temp Moratorium on Medical Marijuana FINAL 4-7-17.pdf