Florida's recap – Highlights from around the state
Bottom Line: Your daily recap of the some of the notable developments from Florida’s session and news from around the state...
- A bill that'd mandate that all online businesses charge and remit sales tax to Florida passed a Senate committee and looks increasingly likely to pass this session
- The bill that’d mandate all local option sales tax proposals be placed on a general election ballot also passed in a Senate committee
- A bill that’d increase oversight of Cosmetic surgery centers, requiring them to register with the Department of Health continued to advance in the House and is on track in the Senate. It also bans operators who’d closed practices due to violations from opening new facilities for a minimum of 5 years