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A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION urging the Indiana General
Assembly to prepare legislation to prohibit the private sale and use of
all non-approved fireworks.
Whereas, The Indiana Firefighters Association (IFA) is
dedicated to promoting the prevention of property loss and
Whereas, The IFA is dedicated to preventing personal
injuries and deaths associated with the private use of
non-approved fireworks; and
Whereas, Reports in the state of Indiana indicate that an
alarming number of injuries result from the private use of
SECTION 1. That the Indiana General Assembly is urged to amend
IC 22-11-14 to prohibit the sale and use of all non-approved fireworks
for private use.
SECTION 2. That copies of this resolution be transmitted by the Secretary of the Senate to the members of the Indiana Firefighters Association, Inc.