Drone Liability Bill Continues Flying In SenateA proposal that would make owners of drones liable for the negligence of the aerial devices' operators was revamped Tuesday, but critics still say the measure could ground the industry's growth in Florida.
Hialeah Senator Proposes New Small Business Tax HolidayThe state of Florida already has a Hurricane Sales Tax Holiday and a Back-to-School Sales Tax Holiday, now Small Business Saturday could be the state’s newest tax holiday, according to a bill which is up for a vote in the Senate Commerce and Tourism Committee Monday.
Bill Could Bring Big Tax Credit To Florida FilmsA Senate panel on Monday approved a bill to revamp the state's current film and television incentives program. The legislation is a final push to get something passed this year.
Parasail Bill Soaring Through SenateA long-sought effort to impose regulations on the parasailing industry glided Monday through its second Senate committee.
Bill To Open Fireworks Sales Takes Flight In Senate Under a new measure backed in the Florida Senate on Wednesday, locals as young as 16 will be able to get their hands on bottle rockets or more-powerful fireworks.
State Committees To Take Up Bills That Would Lift Fireworks BanA pair of state legislative committees will start the new year off with a bang. The Senate Commerce and Tourism Committee and the House Insurance & Banking Subcommittee are scheduled January 8th to take up bills that would lift a fireworks ban in Florida.
State Lawmakers Look To Impose Internet Sales TaxIf you are one of the scores of people who enjoy online shopping, get ready to shell out a little more money.