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2011 Senate Bill 818: Require standardized hazard warning system on public beaches
  1. Introduced by Sen. John Proos (R) on November 10, 2011, to require all public beaches to use a system of green, yellow or red flags to indicate water safety conditions, and post a sign explaining what the flags mean. Red danger flags would be displayed for strong riptide or “undertow” situations, or contaminated water.
    • Referred to the Senate Outdoor Recreation & Tourism Committee on November 10, 2011.