The Florida Legislature adjourned, Sine Die, at 6:45 p.m. on Friday evening, wrapping up the 60 day Legislative Session. The House and Senate passed an $82.3 billion budget with a near unanimous 159-1 vote in the two chambers. The bipartisan support of the budget is rare and gave strong signal that the Legislative body would stand strong if the Governor uses his veto authority to remove projects important to member’s districts and constituents.
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Florida Legislature approves $82.3 billion budget, adjourns Sine Die
The Florida Legislature overwhelmingly approved the state’s $82.3 billion spending plan, with just one lawmaker voting against it.