absentee ballot/vote by mail Alejandro Bendana Alzheimer's Disease/ Dementia assisted living/nursing homes autonomous vehicle technology/driverless cars beaches Bill McDaniel Broward County Carlos Gimenez Collier County coronavirus mobile testing Coronavirus – COVID-19 Craig Latimer Dale Holness DEA - Department of Elder Affairs DEO – Department of Economic Opportunity Dianne "Ms Dee" Hart DJJ - Department of Juvenile Justice DOC - Department of Corrections education k-12 elder affairs/ senior citizens Florida Forest Service Florida State Parks Frederick Porter FWC - Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission Gabrielle Leon Gary Farmer Jeff Brandes Jessica McCawley Judy Tanzosch juvenile detention centers Ken Frink Kimberley McKnight Lexi Deleon Linda Stewart M-CORES - Multi-use Corridors of Regional Economic Significance Mark Inch Marva Johnson maternity leave/parental leave Miami-Dade County Michael Grego museums Noah Valenstein online education/distance learning PPE - Personal protective equipment professional sports quarantine/self isolation Randolph Bracy Reopen - Phase 1 restaurants/restaurant industry Richard Corcoran Richard Prudom Robert "Alex" Andrade Ron DeSantis sea turtles Special Session state prison stone crab supervisors of elections The Grove theme parks Tracie Davis unemployment assistance vacation rentals wildfires
Capitol Update is a weekly review of state government. Topics this week include: .
- Governor Ron DeSantis announced more steps in the process of reopening Florida’s economy from COVID-19 closures.
- By week’s end, most of Florida’s 175 state parks were back in business.
- The Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission reviewed a first draft of rules designed to boost the stone crab population.