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Romano weighs in on Internet cafe ban



You can find the historical record for a new bill banning Internet cafes on the state House's website. Look up HB 155 and you will find the bill's original text, more than a dozen amendments, a staff analysis and the vote history.

It all seems quite by-the-book and impressive. There are dates, statutes, names, footnotes and lots and lots of legal terms.

But if you happened to be pressed for time, here is a Cliffs Notes-style time line of how this bill found its way to Gov. Rick Scott's desk:

Click here to see those Cliffs Notes.

[Last modified: Thursday, April 11, 2013 1:04pm]


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