Pay Day Loan, Resign-To-Run Revamps Pass Flor > By Jim Saunders

Pay Day Loan, Resign-To-Run Revamps Pass Flor > By Jim Saunders

The Florida House late Wednesday passed measures to revamp regulations for the payday-loan industry and to expand the state’s resign-to-run election law, sending the issues to Gov. Rick Scott with little discussion.

The votes came amid a batch of bills which were quickly authorized because of the homely house by the end of a marathon flooring session dominated by a debate on school-safety legislation.

Home users voted 106-9 to accept the loan that is payday (SB 920), that also easily cleared the Senate on Saturday.Read more