TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/NSF) – Do you dislike having to switch from Eastern standard time to Daylight-saving time, and visa versa, every year?READ MORE: Boynton Beach Man Arrested After Remains Of Missing Woman Found In His Backyard
If one state lawmaker gets her way, you wont’ have to.
Dubbing it the “Sunshine Protection Act,” a House Democrat Kristin Jacobs of Coconut Creek filed a bill that would keep daylight-saving time throughout the year.READ MORE: Miami-Dade PD Arrests 19-Year-Old Wanted For Deadly Triple Shooting
Part of the bill says that “as the ‘Sunshine State,’ Florida should be kept sunny year-round.”
Daylight-saving time, which leads to more light in the evening, will start March 13th and end November 6th in 2016.MORE NEWS: Two Very Different Tales At Two Different Federal COVID Vaccine Sites
The News Service of Florida contributed to this story.