Sen. Thad Altman
A bill that could lead to more juveniles receiving civil citations for misdemeanor crimes, rather than getting arrested, is moving ahead in the Florida Senate.
A number of Senators are pushing for more than $2 million proposed for the use of land purchases as part of the Florida Forever program.
Significant changes could be coming to the state’s capital punishment system. Monday, a Florida Senate panel discussed a bill to require a jury to unanimously recommend the death penalty.
Most children under 7 would have to ride in a booster seat or other safety seat under legislation filed Monday in the state Senate.
A bill requiring that children up to age 7 be in a booster seat when in a car has cleared a Senate Committee.