Tuesday, November 16, 2010

Florida State Legislature Special Session

The Florida State Legislature has convened a special session which begins November 16, 2010 at 3:00P.M. There are a number potential veto overrides and some other items of concern for the Legislature to discuss. If you have questions about the special session and the items up for consideration, visit the Florida House of Representative's myfloridahouse website for more information.

During the session, legislators will discuss potential veto overrides on the following issues:

- HB 545 - Residential Property Sales

- HB 981- Agriculture

- HB 1516 State-Owned Lands

- HB 1565 - Rulemaking

- HB 5603 - Department of Financial Services

- Health Care Appropriation: Shands

- HB 569 – Landfill

- H8 1385 - Petroleum Site Clean Up

- S8 1842 - Transportation Projects

- H8 5611 - Review of Department of Management Services Under the Florida Government

Accountability Act

In addition, they will discuss “potential solutions to other items of concern” on the following topics:

- Septic Tank Evaluation Program

- HVAC and Solar Rebates