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File #: 2021-3499    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Action
File created: 12/1/2021 In control: Board of Commissioners
On agenda: 2/16/2023 Final action:
Title: Commission District(s): All Commission Districts DeKalb County's adoption of a safe gun storage ordinance to impact and prevent accidental injuries and deaths.
Attachments: 1. Safe Gun Storage120621
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
1/24/20231 Board of Commissioners    Not available Meeting details Video Video
12/20/20221 Board of Commissioners deferred for 30 daysPass Action details Meeting details Video Video
12/13/20221 Board of Commissioners deferred to the next meetingPass Action details Meeting details Video Video
12/6/20221 ERPS-Employee Relations & Public Safety Committee recommended for approval upon receipt of additional informationPass Action details Meeting details Not available
11/8/20221 Board of Commissioners deferredPass Action details Meeting details Video Video
10/18/20221 ERPS-Employee Relations & Public Safety Committee recommended for approval.Pass Action details Meeting details Not available
10/11/20221 Board of Commissioners deferred for 30 daysPass Action details Meeting details Video Video
10/6/20221 ERPS-Employee Relations & Public Safety Committee recommended for deferralPass Action details Meeting details Not available
9/13/20221 Board of Commissioners deferred for 30 daysPass Action details Meeting details Video Video
8/25/20221 ERPS-Employee Relations & Public Safety Committee recommended for deferralPass Action details Meeting details Not available
7/26/20221 Board of Commissioners    Not available Meeting details Video Video
7/19/20221 ERPS-Employee Relations & Public Safety Committee recommended for deferralPass Action details Meeting details Not available
7/12/20221 Board of Commissioners deferred to the next meetingPass Action details Meeting details Video Video
7/5/20221 ERPS-Employee Relations & Public Safety Committee recommended holding in committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/12/20221 Board of Commissioners deferredPass Action details Meeting details Video Video
2/8/20221 Board of Commissioners deferred 60 daysPass Action details Meeting details Video Video
12/14/20211 Board of Commissioners deferred 60 daysPass Action details Meeting details Video Video
12/7/20211 ERPS-Employee Relations & Public Safety Committee recommended for deferralPass Action details Meeting details Not available
12/7/20211 Committee of the Whole Accepted to the BOC agenda and assigned  Action details Meeting details Not available

                                    

Public Hearing:  YES      NO                                                   Department: Board of Commissioners - District 6                                     

 

SUBJECT:

Title

Commission District(s): All Commission Districts

DeKalb County’s adoption of a safe gun storage ordinance to impact and prevent accidental injuries and deaths.

Body

 

Information Contact: Edward C. “Ted” Terry

Phone Number: 404-371-4909

 

PURPOSE:

Today, we remain in an unprecedented surge in firearm purchasing that shows no sign of abating and risks becoming part of a new normal. DeKalb County’s adoption of a safe gun storage ordinance will impact and prevent accidental injuries and deaths.

 

NEED/IMPACT:

This ordinance will protect the health, safety and welfare interests of the County and its taxpayers.

 

FISCAL IMPACT:

Not known at this time.

 

RECOMMENDATION:

Recommended Action

Adopt a Resolution to institute a safe gun storage ordinance for DeKalb County in a form acceptable to the County Attorney, and authorize the Chief Operating Officer, or his designee, to execute all necessary documents.