House Passes Six Year Ban on Lobbying for Former Lawmakers, Elected Officials

Article Posted on March 10, 2017

By: Allison Nielsen, Sunshine State News

The Florida House continued its legislative crackdown on lobbyists Friday, extending the statewide ban on former lawmakers and elected officials from two years to six years. The bill would make Florida the most restrictive state in the country for lobbyists.

Nearly all House members voted in favor of HB 7003, approving the measure by a vote of 110-3...

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