Small County Coalition
of Florida

A non-partisan statewide alliance of county commissions in Florida’s small and rural counties. The Small County Coalition’s primary mission is to help Florida’s small and rural counties address legislative issues from a small county/rural perspective and work effectively with state agencies leadership.

What is Happening Right Now

Important Legislative Calendar Dates

2023
December 4-8House and Senate Legislative Committee meetings
December 11–15House and Senate Legislative Committee meetings
2024
January 9Legislative Session Begins
January 16Small County Coalition Legislative Reception and Briefing
January 17Florida Association of Counties Legislative Day
January 17Small School District Council Consortium Legislative Briefing
January 17–18FSBA Day in the Legislature, Tallahassee, FL
January 24-25Rural Counties Day – FREDA
March 8Legislative Session End

 

Legislative Priorities of the Small County Coalition

The Small County Coalition – 2024 Legislative Program – November 2023

Legislative Priorities of the Small School District Council Consortium

SSDCC 2024 Legislative Priorities – Adopted – Final Revised – November 2023

Bills filed related to Local Governments and/or Education

The following lists of bills are being tracked because they have or may have an impact on Local Governments, Local School Districts or Public Education.

The bill numbers are active links
Bills filed by 12-4-23 – Related to Local Government
Education Related Bills Filed for Consideration by 12-4-23

Legislative Local Budget Requests

House Local Budget Projects filed
https://www.myfloridahouse.gov/AppropriationProjectRequests/2024

Senate Local Budget Projects Filed
https://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Appropriations/FY2024-25/LocalFundingRequests