Fla. Senate Clears Dolphins Stadium Upgrade Bill

Law360, Miami (April 29, 2013, 10:11 PM ET) -- What started as a “selfish” bill seeking public funds to help the NFL's Miami Dolphins renovate their stadium emerged from the Florida Senate late Monday as a comprehensive process for the legislature to consider such requests for pro sports facilities throughout the state.

Sen. Oscar Braynon II, D-Miami Gardens, acknowledged the narrow, self-serving origins of S.B. 306, as he thanked his fellow lawmakers for their work cultivating the legislation into a form that should have a better chance to make it into law. A significant amendment...
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