2016 Orlando nightclub shooting/Pulse Nightclub 2019 HB 385 Transportation 2019 Legislative Session 2019 SB 1128 Emotional Support Animals 2019 SB 732 Office Surgery 2019 SPB 7064 Fracking 2019-20 state budget/appropriations 2109 SB 1088 Nursing Home Facility Staffing Andrew Coffey Anitere Flores Annette Taddeo bats Ben Albritton Bill Montford Bryan Avila Cary Pigman Chris Lyon David Bianchi David Cullen David Mica Doug Broxson Ed Moore Edward Bowman fracking hazing higher education/post-secondary education Holly Raschein internet sales tax Jeff Brandes Jess McCarty Jimmy Patronis Joe Gruters K9/law enforcement dogs Kevin Rader Lori Berman Mike Caruso Nancy Watkins Paul Burns Randy Fine sanctuary city/county service dogs/therapy animals Tobin "Toby" Overdorf Tom Coffey Tracie Davis USF – University of South Florida
Capitol Update is daily review of state government during the Legislative Session. Today’s topics include:
- Committees approved more than 150 bills Monday morning, all local projects presented by lawmakers for their individual districts.
- The Senate Agriculture Committee amended and approved a bill that would ban hydraulic fracturing, but not acidizing forms of enhanced oil recovery.
- A Senate committee approved a bill that would increase penalties for injuring or killing a police animal.