FOIA Number: FL-SEN-21-0773

Emails Show Industry Influence on Florida Cruise Ship Preemption Bill

December 17, 2021
Cruise industry lobbyists were heavily involved in crafting a bill that prevents Florida municipalities from placing restrictions, including those related to public health measures, on cruise ships docking at their ports.

Records Request to Florida State Sen. Jim Boyd Seeking Communications with Cruise Industry Lobbyists

June 3, 2021
Records request to the Florida Senate seeking communications between representatives of cruise ship industry interests and state Sen. Jim Boyd or his staff.