Tag: senate children families and elder affairs committee

Lauren Book Brings Back Bill to Stop Secluding, Reform Restraining Disabled Students

Book filed her bill and showcased it on Tuesday, noting that it “proposes a pilot video monitoring program for self-contained classrooms, provides for additional training for staff, and more" and pointing to “several high profile stories of alleged abuse in Florida’s special education classrooms.” 

Bill Raising Age for Mandatory Booster Seats Gains Momentum in Tallahassee

State Sen. Keith Perry, R-Gainesville, was able to get his proposal through the Senate Children, Families and Elder Affairs Committee without opposition this week. State Rep. Mike Beltran, R-Lithia, has the companion bill in the House.