Measure that might damage Florida newspapers is again within the Florida Home

TALLAHASSEE — Newspaper publishers and press advocates say they thought that they had a deal.

A 2021 invoice, Home Invoice 35, modified the best way authorized notices are printed in Florida. As an alternative of requiring their publication in paid newspapers, the invoice allowed authorized notices to be posted in free publications and on newspaper web sites. Lawmakers hoped to open the marketplace for the notices to larger competitors, driving prices down for the native governments required to submit them.

Associated: Florida lawmakers go compromise measure affecting newspaper advert income

The measure was the results of intensive negotiation between lawmakers

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