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New committee assignments give opening to insurance industry

Rep. Bryan Nelson, R-Apopka, will chair the House Insurance and Banking Subcommittee. He says his focus will be to enact legislation aimed at shrinking state-run Citizens Property Insurance Corp. File photo by Mark Foley.

The new makeup of the main committees dealing with property insurance legislation removes some roadblocks for industry-friendly bills that have stumbled the past two years.

Most notably, Rep. Mike Fasano, R-New Port Richey, did not get a spot on the House Insurance and Banking Subcommittee despite making it his top request for a committee membership. Fasano helped water down or kill bills pushed by property insurers as a senator the past two years.

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