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Ordinance 63772

Introduced as Council Bill 54506


An ordinance relating to the use of the public streets by the blind and limiting the use of white canes to such persons; requiring drivers of motor vehicles to stop while blind persons, using such canes as a means of identification, cross the public streets; and providing penalties for violation hereof.

Description and Background

Current Status:Passed
References:Related: CF 139007

Legislative History

Date Introduced:June 5, 1933
Committee Referral:Public Safety
City Council Action Date:June 12, 1933
City Council Action:Passed
Date Delivered to Mayor:June 12, 1933
Date Signed by Mayor:
(About the signature date)
June 13, 1933
Date Filed with Clerk:June 13, 1933
Signed Copy:PDF scan of Ordinance No. 63772
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