Florida Legislature Announces 19 Day Special Session

House Speaker Steve Crisafulli and Senate President Andy Gardiner officially announced that the legislature will be meeting for a 19 day Special Session to redraw Florida’s 40 State Senate districts. This is due to challenges as to the constitutionality of the districts as previously drawn. The Special Session will begin at noon on October 19th and last until November 6th. This will be the third Special Session this year, the first was called to pass a FY 15/16 budget, and the second was to redraw the congressional district maps.

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