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Environment - July 16 2018

FL Governor Issues Executive Order

FLORIDA Gov. Rick Scott (R) issues Executive Order 18-202, which urges Sunshine State counties to protect public beach access and directs the Department of Environmental Protection to support the efforts. It also imposes a moratorium on executive state agencies adopting any rule or restriction to inhibit the public’s access to Florida’s beaches, unless there is a clear risk to public safety (ABC NEWS [TAMPA]).