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2017 Florida Legislative Session
The Orange County Medical Society and Seminole County Medical Society are pleased to present our 2017 Florida Legislative Session update webinars.
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Florida Legislative Session Ends with Most Major Health Policy Issues Failing
The 2017 Legislative Session came to a dramatic conclusion on Friday night with many health policy issues remaining undecided and failing to advance. The Legislature is due to return to Tallahassee Monday to approve the final budget, but it is not anticipated that they will address any policy issues. After several months of hearings and debate the failure to act means it is status quo for most of our priority issues. Below is a quick list of those bills that the OCMS and SCMS was monitoring that either passed and failed. And I have attached a more formal summary document below.