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HB 105 Open House Parties ceremonial bill signing took place in Governor’s Scott’s Office on September 20, 2011 on the Plaza Level of The Capitol in Tallahassee, Florida. See photo below!
The Florida Senate passed a bill on May 3, 2011 that will increase penalties on adults who knowingly allow house parties to take place, where minors possess or consume alcohol or drugs. Senate Bill 746/ House Bill 105 passed the Senate on a 38-1 Floor vote. House Bill 105 passed 116-0. The Bill took affect July 1, 2011.
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Two Florida Bills Toughen Alcohol Sanctions: http://theminaretonline.com/?p=7482
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