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Daylight saving time all year in Florida? Scroll this to see what it would be like.

See when the sun will rise and set over Florida.
JAMES BORCHUCK | Times
JAMES BORCHUCK | Times
Published Mar. 30, 2018
Updated Aug. 27, 2019

One of the rare bipartisan accomplishments during Florida’s 2018 legislative session was the passage of a bill that puts the Sunshine State on daylight saving time year-round.

The idea is that Floridians would get more sunshine later in the evening. But the plan comes with trade-offs. If approved by the federal government, what would change?

Follow this graphic from midnight throughout the day to see what would change.

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Editor’s note: An earlier version of this story incorrectly reported that elementary schools in Pinellas County begin at 7:35 a.m. Most Pinellas elementary schools begin at 8:35.

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