Legislation

Retail Report: Level playing field getting closer with bill

Retail Report: Level playing field getting closer with bill

The playing field for brick-and-mortar and online-only retailers could levelize under a bill approved this week by a Senate budget-writing committee. SB307 went through a wholesale rewrite before being presented to the Senate Finance and Taxation General Fund Committee. The substitute bill…

House Health Committee rewrites grease trap bill

House Health Committee rewrites grease trap bill

A House panel this week rewrote Senate-passed legislation that would require secured grease trap covers. The Sadie Grace Andrews Act (SB258) by Sen. Tom Whatley, R-Auburn, now advances to the full House for consideration. If the House approves the bill, it will have to…