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Florida

Florida

Florida (FL)


Capital: Tallahassee

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Facts & Statistics

STATE STATISTICS 
Population 2018
21,299,325
Population 2017 20,976,812
Population 2016 20,629,982
Below Poverty 2018 13.7
Below Poverty 2017 14.0
Below Poverty 2016 14.7
Employment – Population Ratio 2018
57.3
Employment – Population Ratio 2017 57.1
Employment – Population Ratio 2016 56.3
Unemployed 2018 3.6
Unemployed 2017 4.2
Unemployed 2016 4.8
Foreclosure Rate 2018 1 of 1,310
STATE FACTS
Orlando attracts more visitors than any other amusement park destination in the United States.
Saint Augustine is the oldest European settlement in North America.
Key West has the highest average temperature in the United States.

 

 

Government

ELECTED OFFICIALS
 Governor
Ron DeSantis (R)
 Lieutenant Governor  Jeanette Nunez (R)
 Attorney General Ashley Moody (R)
 Secretary of State Laurel Lee (R)
 State Senate Control R – 23; D – 17
 State House Control R – 73; D – 47

Legislative Process

LEGISLATIVE DATES AND DEADLINES
Convenes January 14, 2020
Sine Die Adjournment March 13, 2020
Committee Action Deadlines N/A
Crossover Deadline None
Carryover from Previous Session No
Governor’s Signing Deadline (in session) Seven days
Governor’s Signing Deadline (after adjournment) 15 days from presentment
Veto Override 2/3 majority 
Legislation Effective Date 60th day after adjournment

 

 

 

Notable Laws & Legislation

Security Breach Notification Law
Retail Installment Sales Contract Law

 

Enforcement

Regulatory Actions

Featured Regulations
Regulatory Guidelines

 

Trade Associations

There are currently no partner industry associations in Florida

 

Political Geography


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