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Gov. Rick Scott signs dozens of bills, from rewrite of growth management laws to Medicaid overhaul

Dozens of bills affecting Floridians from the womb to the tomb were signed into law by Gov. Rick Scott on Thursday.

Everything from abortion to school vouchers to videos depicting murders is covered in the 48 measures Scott signed.

Among the most significant bills: a rewrite of the state's growth management laws and an overhaul of Medicaid, the $22 billion health insurance program for the poor.

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[Last modified: Friday, June 3, 2011 6:32am]


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