Issues of Interest

CHARGE WHILE DRIVING The Central Florida Expressway Authority will be constructing a new toll road connecting US 27 to Interstate 4. This road will feature a four mile stretch where dynamic-wireless vehicle charging technology will allow for vehicle batteries to be charged as they move along the road. This project will test the technology’s scalability as they look Read more about Issues of Interest[…]

Movers and Shakers

Florida Chamber of Commerce Staff changes at the Florida Chamber include Kyle Baltuch, executive vice president; Rachel Ludwig, vice president; Dr. Keith Richard, vice president of research. Jay Galbraith BRIDG named Jay Galbraith president. BRIDG is a nonprofit public-private partnership based in Osceola County’s 500-acre NeoCity technology campus. Tommy Gregory State Representative Tommy Gregory (R-Lakewood Ranch) was named Read more about Movers and Shakers[…]

From the Capitol

CAMPING ON PUBLIC PROPERTY The State will prohibit counties and municipalities from allowing camping or sleeping on public property without the Florida Department of Children and Families’ approval. This certification, if granted, would designate specific public properties for camping for a period of one year. LIVE HEALTHY Senate President Kathleen Passidomo’s top priority was signed by the Read more about From the Capitol[…]

Bills of Interest

Free Kill Law This proposal would remove the current provision that prohibits adult children and parents of adult children from recovering certain damages in medical negligence suits. Cassie’s Law These would make every sheriff’s office in the state a safe location for parents to swap custody of their kids. Current law allows many swap locations which are not Read more about Bills of Interest[…]