2018 Parkland school shooting 2019 HB 111 Practice of Pharmacy 2019 HB 19 Prescription Drug Importation Programs 2019 HB 23 Telehealth 2019 HB 5303 Child Support Enforcement 2019 HB 5401 Department of Environmental Protection 2019 HB 7065 Insurance Assignment Agreements 2019 HB 741 Anti-Semitism 2019 HB 791 Sports Franchises and Facilities 2019 HB 831 Electronic Prescribing 2019 SB 1020 Hemp 2019 SB 426 Firefighters 2019 SB 7030 School Safety and Security 2019 SB 7068 Transportation 2019 SB 796 Public Utility Storm Protection Plans Al Jacquet Amy Mercado Anitere Flores Anna Eskamani anti-Semitism Arthenia Joyner Ashley Rabon Assignment of Benefits (AOB) Bill Montford Blaise Ingoglia Bob Rommel Bryan Avila Byron Donalds cancer Carlos Guillermo Smith Charles "Chuck" Clemons charter schools civil rights David Santiago education funding energy/utilities firefighters Florida Commission on Human Relations freshwater springs/ springs projects & restoration guns on campus guns/ weapons/ firearms health care hemp influenza/flu shot/flu season James Bush III Jeff Brandes Joe Gruters Jon Moyle Joseph Geller Kyle Savage Mike Caruso Oscar Braynon II Perry Thurston Jr. pharmacies/pharmacists power outages/power restoration prescription drugs public schools/traditional public school Ralph Massullo Randy Fine Rob Bradley school marshals/school guardians school safety/school security stadiums/ professional sports facilities taxes/tax cuts telehealth/telemedicine Thomas Leek tolls/toll roads Tom Lee transportation infrastructure
Capitol Update is daily review of state government during the Legislative Session. Today’s topics include:
- The Senate Appropriations Committee debated then approved a bill that would allow any teachers to train to be armed school guardians.
- The full House passed several health care bills, including one that would allow cheaper drugs from Canada to be sold in Florida and another that would let pharmacists test people for flu and strep.
- The House Ways & Means Committee approved a tax package that includes sales tax holidays for school supplies and hurricane preparedness.