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Florida Senate Passes Bill Eliminating Permanent Alimony

Permanent alimony is one step closer to being a thing of the past in Florida after the Senate approved SB 718 by a 29-11 vote on April 4th. Christine Jordan Sexton reports for the Orlando Business Journal.

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Florida Alimony Reform Bill Passes 12-2 in Senate Rules Committee

The Senate Rules Committee was almost like a divorce court on March 21st, as the panel earnestly debated the merits of a bill that would eliminate permanent alimony from Florida law. Christine Jordan Sexton, Correspondent for the Jacksonville Business Journal, reports.

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New 2011 Florida Alimony Law

A new Florida Alimony Statute went into effect as of July 1, 2011. While many hoped for reform in Florida’s alimony structure the new law did not make any significant changes to alimony laws in Florida and mostly served to clarify and define prior new laws.