Governmental Relations


Tanya Cooper
Director, Governmental Relations
325 W. Gaines St. Suite 1520
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0400

Phone: 850-245-0507
Fax: 850-245-9667

The Office of Governmental Relations is responsible for championing and advocating education policies set by the Governor, the State Board of Education, and the Commissioner of Education, before the Florida Legislature.

Legislative Update Presentation

Legislative Implementation Overview

  • Legislative Implementation Overview Chart (PDF, 186KB) - Revised 6/25/14
    This chart represents the legislative bills that have passed during the 2014 legislative session that affect and/or have an impact on Education. Included in this chart is a link to the final bill text/Chapter law and the DOE bill summary (if available). Located under the Additional Information section is DOE contact information and other DOE notifications/documents related to that legislation. This document represents bills passed by the Florida Legislature during the 2014 Legislative Session, and the action taken by the Governor.

Legislative Review

  • Legislative Review Book (PDF, 1MB) - Revised 6/25/14
    This book contains summaries of education-related legislation, passed during the 2014 Legislative session.