Category Archives: Bills

Posts about specific bills before the Florida Legislature

Would the first step in Higher Ed reform mean higher tuition for some majors?

The Florida Legislature is beginning another adventure into changing Florida’s community college and university system. The first step was a hearing of the House Education Committee with University of Florida president Bernie Machen and Florida State University president Eric Barron. … Continue reading

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Florida Legislative Session Review – Part IV: Public Safety & Judicial System

A number of bills are filed every year that deal with law enforcement, public safety, and Florida’s court system. Law Enforcement & First Responders SB 1030 increases court cost assessed against anyone convicted of violating state penal or criminal statute … Continue reading

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