2013 Legislative Accomplishments

Innovation and Economic Development

  • Growth Management – elimination of referendums for approved land use plan amendments

Infrastructure and Growth Leadership

  • Alternative Water Supply – Consumptive Use Permits

Business Climate and Competiveness

  • Manufacturing sales tax elimination
  • Public Private Partnerships

Civic and Governance Systems

  • Criminal Justice Commission exemption to open meetings law.

Quality of Life and Quality Places

  • Palm Beach County’s Life Sciences funding