Herald: New laws in Florida cut cost of vehicle tags, aid veterans

Herald: New laws in Florida cut cost of vehicle tags, aid veterans

As seen in the Miami Herald:

TALLAHASSEE — On Tuesday, Florida’s record-setting, $77 billion election-year budget goes into effect, along with 157 other bills approved by the Legislature and signed by Gov. Rick Scott.

The laws range from the “Florida GI Bill,” which is intended to make Florida the most military-friendly state in the nation, to lowering college costs and banning the sale of electronic cigarettes to minors.

Also, starting July 1, private information about people …

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Commentary: Unfinished Business: Sober Homes

Commentary: Unfinished Business: Sober Homes

As seen in the opinion section of the Palm Beach Post:

By State Representative Bill Hager

The 2014 Legislative Session was an interesting one in that the least number of bills were passed since 2001. Only 264 out of the 1,989 that were filed were sent to the governor for his signature. Undoubtedly there is much unfinished business from this session.

One piece of unfinished business, House Bill 479, is a priority for both myself and the …

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