Capitol Connection
2023 Florida Regular Legislative Session Sine Die
On Friday, May 5th, at 11:00 a.m. the 2023 Regular Legislative Session adjourned “Sine Die”. This marked the end of a legislative session that saw 1,873 bills and proposed committee bills filed with 356 bills passing both chambers. It also included the largest spending plan in Florida’s history with the fiscal year 2023-2024 budget coming in at $117 billion. It is made up of $46.5 billion in General Revenue, $29.5 billion in State Trust Funds, and $41 billion in Federal Trust Funds and represents a 5.5% increase over the current year budget.

For more information on the 2023 General Appropriations Act click here.
In addition, a budget summary from the Florida Senate can be found here.
Below you will find a list of enrolled substantive bills for each area of focus that was tracked by the Florida Alliance of Children’s Council & Trusts.

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Until next time!
The Florida Alliance of Children’s Councils & Trusts
Healthy Development
Early Learning
K-12 Education
Out-Of-School Time Programs
Children With Disabilities
Child Protection
Juvenile Justice
Economic Self-Sufficiency
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