The 2015 Special Session B has adjourned Sine Die.
2015 - 2016 Interim Committee Meetings
The Florida Legislature's Interim Committee Meeting Schedule (PDF) is available on this website. Weekly schedules and meeting notices will be posted prior to the meetings. The Regular Session convenes on Tuesday, January 12, 2016.
2015 Bill Summaries Now Available
Summaries of bills that passed the Florida Legislature during the 2015 Legislative Session are available on the Bill Summaries Page.
2015-16 State Budget
Florida’s balanced budget prioritizes education, health care, tax relief and reserves.
Senate 2015 Tax Relief Package
→ Cuts cell phone and TV tax rate permanently.
→ Eliminates sales tax on college textbooks for
→ Establishes 10-Day Back-to-School
Sales Tax Holiday.
Pathway to Economic Independence for People with Unique Abilities
During the 2015 Legislative Session, the Senate championed legislation to improve and expand education and employment opportunities for people with disabilities.
- Senator Denise Grimsley Announces September Mobile Office Hours September 1, 2015 - Press Release by Senator Grimsley
- Education Professional Development Needed to Engage the Minds of Our Future August 24, 2015 - Press Release by Senator Legg
- Senate Democratic Leader Arthenia Joyner: “Washington Has Come to Tallahassee” August 21, 2015 - Press Release by Minority Office
- FACT CHECK: Senate Responds to Miami Herald Article on Senate Redistricting August 20, 2015 - Press Release by President's Office
- Florida State Senator Geraldine Thompson files bill to prohibit the display of the Confederate flag on any owned or leased state property August 20, 2015 - Press Release by Senator Thompson
- Senator Geraldine F. Thompson Pushes Investigation Of Incidence Of Lupus In Apopka August 19, 2015 - Press Release by Senator Thompson
- Senator Oscar Braynon Requests Work Begin on Senate Maps to Allow Full Public Participation & Follow Set Directives August 18, 2015 - Press Release by Minority Office
- Senator Denise Grimsley Announces August Mobile Office Hours August 4, 2015 - Press Release by Senator Grimsley