Scott Read, Director
(850) 414-2155

Office of Legislative Affairs

The Legislative Affairs Office serves as the Department’s liaison to the legislative branch of government, advocating the Department’s positions on matters before the Florida Legislature.

The office is responsible for drafting legislative proposals designed to assist Florida’s elders and for helping to review any legislation proposed by the Legislature or others. The office’s objective is to assure that all laws passed are in the best interests of Florida’s elders. In addition, the office helps legislators and their constituents with concerns related to elder issues.