April 10, 2014
Tallahassee, Fla. – The Associated Industries of Florida (AIF) today released the following statement attributed to its Senior Vice President of State and Federal Affairs Brewster Bevis in regards to the advancement of Senate Bill 1618 by Senator Jeff Brandes (R-St. Petersburg). SB 1618, relating to chauffeured limousines, passed the Florida Senate Committee on Transportation earlier today.
“AIF is pleased that the Senate Committee on Transportation advanced SB 1618 by Senator Brandes this morning.
“This chauffeured limousines legislation opens the Florida transportation market, creating jobs and price competition, as well as promoting consumer choice.
“We look forward to seeing this legislation continue to advance through the Florida Senate.”
SB 1618 has also been referred to the Senate Committee on Community Affairs.
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