FHBA 2021 Legislative Briefing – Click here
FHBA 2021 Legislative Priorities – Click here

Governor’s Executive Order 21-175, (Ensuring Parents’ Freedom to Choose- Masks in Schools)
2022 Pre-Legislative Session Issues
2021 FHBA Legislative Priorities

Gov. Ron DeSantis Announces Executive Order Moving Florida Into “phase 2” of Recovery -06/05/20

Plan for Florida’s Recovery– 06/03/20

2020 FHBA Advocacy Briefing

GOV. Desantis Announces Plans for Reopening Florida: 04/30/20

Florida Governor Takes First ‘baby step’ to Reopening State: 04/30/20

Governor DeSantis Unveils Phased Reopening Plans for Restaurants, Businesses-04/30/20

Governor DeSantis announces ‘Phase 1’ Plan to Reopen Florida. What it means: 04/30/20

Governor Executive Order (20-91): 04/01/20

Governor Executive Order (20-92): 04/01/20
New Executive Order 20-92 shall supersede any conflicting official action or order issued by local officials in response to COVID-19.

Florida Department of Economic Opportunity – Short time compensation program for employers
(Short Time Compensation program available to help small businesses continue to pay workers even with reduced work hours)

Florida Department of Economic Opportunity – Reemployment Assistance Contact Form

Florida Small Business Emergency Bridge Loan Program
(Business owners that are experiencing economic damage as a result of COVID-19)

Florida’s Business Damage Assessment Survey
(Will help the state evaluate what kinds of additional relief programs it needs to make available. This will help our community have access to more capital and resources in the future as this crisis doesn’t seem to have an immediate end date)