Morning Buzz 4/6: News from the 62nd Legislature

Posted on April 6, 2011


Mike Dennison, of the Lee State Bureau, delved into the new proposal that is supposed to bust the standstill on changing eminent domain law.

Charles Johnson, also of the bureau, reported the possible changes that may come to the last standing medical marijuana reform bill at its 3 p.m. hearing this afternoon.

Johnson also looked at the campaign finances of the 2012 state-level candidates.

Top hearings

The last chance for medical marijuana reform will be heard at 3 p.m. in room 152

Giving tax health-care credits for individuals and out-of-pocket expenses will be heard at 8 a.m. in room 405.

Allowing out-of-state health insurance will be discussed at 3 p.m. in room 335.

Asking 2012 voters to decide if proof of citizenship should be required for people to receive certain state services will be discussed at 9 a.m. in room 303.

Here is a full list of today’s hearings.

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