Posted 1 year ago on Feb. 18, 2012, 10:26 a.m. EST by Faithntruth
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The florida senate is proposing some interesting legislation.
All can be found here: http://www.flsenate.gov/session/bills
They want to increase the length of their own terms for both legislative bodies.
They want to push for term limits in united states congress.
They want to limit your right to be heard at public meetings as an indivivual if you are percieved as belonging to a group or faction.
They want to sell space to commercial advertising on public school buses.
They want to prohibit simulated gambling devices.
They want to add to the cost of seeking reimbursement for wrongful incarceration by increasing the requirements to prove innocence.... The burden should remain on the state to prove guilt.
They want to make any statement made during a 911 call admissable in court, regardless of duress, or shock in the caller that could lead to self incriminating statements without having been read ones right as is required by law.
They want to allow "exempting certain underground injection control wells from permitting requirements"
They want to make the registered owner of a vehicle responsible for paying a ticket from traffic cams regarless of who was driving the vehicle.
The anti tax republican controlled legislature has already voted for an environmental impact fee, otherwise known as tax, on bottled water less than a gallon in size, which will add another 6% on top of standing sales tax. This takes effect in October of this year.