Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - September 22, 2015
REVISED September 22, 2015 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #50

2016 State Legislative Platform


Contact and/or Presenter Information
Nicholas Azzara, Information Outreach Manager, ext. 3771

Action Requested
Consideration and approval of the 2016 Legislative Platform. 

Enabling/Regulating Authority

Background Discussion
Interim committee weeks have begun for the 2016 Legislative Session which begins January 12, 2016. 

Each year the County Commission submits to legislators its annual Legislative Platform. The 2016 Legislative Platform outlines Manatee's state funding requests and the Commission's most important policy positions. It was compiled through feedback from County Commissioners, County staff and with consideration to other local government priorities and those of the Florida Association of Counties. 

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  2016 BCC Platform_Sept22.pdf