Category: Petitions

Medicaid Coverage to Eligible Low-Income Adults

Summary: Requires State to provide Medicaid coverage to individuals over age 18 and under age 65 whose incomes are at or below 138 percent of the federal poverty level and meet other non-financial eligibility requirements, with no greater burdens placed on eligibility, enrollment, or benefits for these newly eligible individuals compared to other Medicaid beneficiaries….

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Raising Florida’s Minimum Wage

Summary: Raises minimum wage to $10.00 per hour effective September 30th, 2021. Each September 30th thereafter, minimum wage shall increase by $1.00 per hour until the minimum wage reaches $15.00 per hour on September 30th, 2026. From that point forward, future minimum wage increases shall revert to being adjusted annually for inflation starting September 30th,…

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Ban Assault Weapons Now

Summary: The measure would ban possession of semiautomatic rifles and shotguns. Semiautomatic is defined as semiautomatic rifles and shotguns capable of holding more than 10 rounds of ammunition at once, either in a fixed or detachable magazine, or any other ammunition feeding device. The amendment creates criminal penalties for violation of this amendment. Violating the…

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