Articles in Category: 'Judiciary Committee'

By: Gray Rohrer | Posted: January 12, 2011 3:55 AM

A controversial bill that would place a constitutional amendment on the ballot -- allowing the state to opt out of the individual mandate portion of the federal health-care law passed last year -- cleared another hurdle in the Senate Tuesday.

 
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By: Gray Rohrer | Posted: January 11, 2011 3:55 AM
 

Florida senators held the first in a series of meetings Monday dealing with illegal immigration, with the goal of crafting legislation that will help the state enforce immigration laws and reduce social costs.

 
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By: Gray Rohrer | Posted: December 7, 2010 4:05 AM

Committee meetings for the 2011 legislative session begin Tuesday, and the biggest item on any agenda is Senate Joint Resolution 2, known as the Florida Health Care Freedom Act, which would place a constitutional amendment on the ballot to opt out of the Affordable Care Act.

 
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