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File #: 21-1033   
Type: Departmental Status: Passed
In control: Board of County Commissioners
On agenda: 9/14/2021 Final action: 9/14/2021
Title: 2022 STATE AND FEDERAL LEGISLATIVE PROGRAM
Attachments: 1. SUPP MEMO.pdf, 2. Draft 2022 Legislative State Program .pdf, 3. Draft Federal 2022 Legislative Prioritiesdocx.pdf

PLACEMENT: Departmental
TITLE:
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2022 STATE AND FEDERAL LEGISLATIVE PROGRAM
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EXECUTIVE SUMMARY:
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Every year the Board of County Commissioners adopts a state and federal legislative program that outlines the county's legislative priorities. This presentation discusses the proposed 2022 Legislative Priorities as well as discusses the successes and direction of the legislative program for the upcoming year.
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DEPARTMENT: Administration
PREPARED BY: Name: Kloee Ciuperger
Title: Legislative Coordinator
REQUESTED BY:

PRESET:
PROCEDURES: None

BACKGROUND/RELATED STRATEGIC GOAL:

The Board of County Commissioners advocates both in the state capitol in Tallahassee and Washington, DC for both policy measures and appropriations request on behalf of Martin County. The state and federal legislative priorities are outlined in the legislative program. The county also contracts with legislative and environmental consultants in order to ensure the county's priorities are more strongly represented at both the state and federal level. This presentation will outline the 2022 state and federal priorities as well as discuss the strategy for the legislative team as Martin County enters another year advocating for a range of topics including environmental restoration, water quality, affordable housing, infrastructure improvements, and home rule.

The presentation will be submitted via a Supplemental Memorandum.

ISSUES:

None

LEGAL SUFFICIENCY REVIEW:

None

RECOMMENDED ACTION:

RECOMMENDATION
* Move that the Board approve the 2022 State Legislative Program.
* Move that the Board approve the 2022 Federal Legislative Program.
* Move that the Board approve a new federal contract for the Federal Legislative Program.

ALTERNATIVE RECOMMENDATIONS
* Move that the Board provide changes and amendments to the 2022 State Legislative Program then approve with changes.
* Move that the Board provide changes and amendments the 2022 Feder...

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