2023 Florida Legislative Recap
By: Jason Rodriguez (State Government Relations Manager, Baycare) & Melissa Meshil (Local Government Relations Manager, HCA Healthcare)
Legislative Co-Chairs, St. Petersburg Chamber
The theme of the 2023 Legislative Session was Big Budget and Big Policy. St. Petersburg Area Chamber of Commerce approved a comprehensive Legislative Agenda ahead of the session, results are indicated below as either passed, defeated or not addressed. The St. Pete Chamber is currently compiling a legislative recap video featuring local elected officials. Stay tuned!
"By the Numbers"
- 1,872 Bills and Proposed Committee Bills Filed
- 2,674 Amendments Filed
- 3,229 Votes Taken
- 46 Floor Sessions
- 356 Bills Passed by Both Chambers
Chamber Priority: Education
Chamber Priority: Health & Wellness
Chamber Priority: Housing & Transportation
Chamber Priority: Business & Economic Development
Chamber Priority: Sustainability & Resiliency