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AI- 7067   4. A. 5.    
Commissioners Court - Regular
Meeting Date: 02/03/2016  
Adopt an Order allowing the sale of fireworks for additional holiday seasons
Submitted By: Tyner Little, Commissioners Court Admin
Department: Commissioners Court Admin  

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RECOMMENDATION
Discuss and consider adoption of an Order authorizing the sale of fireworks for the Texas Independence Day, San Jacinto Day, and Memorial Day firework seasons, pursuant to House Bill 1150 of the 84th Texas Legislative Session.
BACKGROUND
This new bill allows the sale of fireworks for additional holiday seasons. By approving the Order, the Court is authorizing the sale of fireworks generally for six (6) days preceding the firework event.
DISCUSSION
No Order is necessary for the sale of fireworks for July 4th and New Years holidays.  Sale of fireworks for Cinco de Mayo is only authorized at locations within 100 miles of the Texas-Mexico Border.  The Order is automatically renewable annually. 

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Attachments
House Bill 1150 - Fireworks
Order - Fireworks

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