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Capitol Update is daily review of state government during the Legislative Session. Today’s topics include:
- Long days and late nights mark the second to last week of session – with the fate of the next state budget in the hands of the both chambers going into the weekend.
- The Senate sent over its version of a bill that would ban sanctuary cities – leaving it up the House to make the next move.
- Various bills regarding Florida’s Constitution – including implementing an amendment approved by voters and changing the ways the Constitution can be changed – moved forward in both chambers.