2019 HB 3 Preemption of Local Regulations 2019 HB 403 Safety of Religious Institutions 2019 HB 407 Public Records 2019 HB 6005 Possession of Firearms on School Property 2019 HB 7027 Vaping 2019 HB 741 Anti-Semitism 2019 HB 955 Medicaid Eligibility Requirements 2019 HJR 249 Repeal of the Constitution Revision Commission 2019 SB 1052 Motor Vehicle Insurance 2019 SB 1080 Hazing 2019 SB 1098 Sales Refund for Eligible Job Training Organizations 2019 SB 168 Federal Immigration Enforcement 2019 SB 182 Smoking Marijuana for Medical Use 2019 SB 192 Medicaid Eligibility 2019 SB 274 Limitation on Terms of Office for Members of a District School Board 2019 SB 7012 Vaping 2019 SB 7064 Oil Drilling 2019 SB 7072 Criminal Justice 2019 SB 776 Sexual Misconduct Reporting in Health Care 2019-20 state budget/appropriations Aaron Bean Amy Baker Andrew Coffey Annette Taddeo anti-Semitism Audrey Gibson auto insurance/car insurance Bill Galvano Bobby Powell Brad Drake Carlos Guillermo Smith College System Board of Trustees CRC - Constitution Revision Commission criminal justice Dane Eagle Daniel Perez Darryl Rouson DEP - Department of Environmental Protection doctors/physicians Don Rubottom Drew Bartlett EDR - Office of Economic & Demographic Research education funding electronic cigarettes/vaping FIU - Florida International University FIU Bridge Collapse Florida Cabinet Florida Tax Credit Scholarship Program Florida's economy fracking FSU - Florida State University general revenue forecast hazing health care Heather Fitzenhagen Hurricane Michael hurricanes/tropical storms immigration James Bush III Jeff Brandes Jennifer Sullivan Jim Karels jobs/employment Joe Gruters Jose R. Oliva Kionne McGhee LGBTQ+ issues Margaret Good Medicaid medical marijuana/cannabis Miami-Dade County Michael Grieco Nikki Fried nurses/ nursing persons with disabilities/unique abilities prescription drugs private school proposed constitutional amendments public records public schools/traditional public school Ray Rodrigues restoration of rights/felon voting rights revenue estimating Rob Bradley robbery/burglary/theft Ron DeSantis sales tax sanctuary city/county scholarships Scott Israel SFWMD - South Florida Water Management District Sherry Wheelock small business Special Olympics state attorneys teachers Thomas Leek Tom Lee tourists/tourism industry Travis W. Cummings UCF - University of Central Florida undocumented immigrants Visit Florida voting/voter registration W. Keith Perry
Capitol Update is daily review of state government during the Legislative Session. Today’s topics include:
- Governor Ron DeSantis is poised to sign his first bill as governor, after lawmakers lifted a ban on smoking medical marijuana.
- A Senate committee advanced a bill that would require local law enforcement to turn over any person in custody subject to deportation to immigration officials.
- While celebrating Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month, the Governor announced that Florida will host the 2022 Special Olympics USA Games.