opioid legislation Bipartisan Opioid Bill Contains Contributions From Florida Senators By Andrew Quintana • Apr 19, 2018 Florida’s U-S Senators Marco Rubio and Bill Nelson have added a bipartisan proposal to a nationwide opioid bill that could go before the Senate. Medicaid Changes And Other Health Legislation Highlights By Julio Ochoa • Apr 5, 2018 Florida House of Representatives From opioid prescription limits to an agreement on the regulation of trauma centers, it was a busy year for health care issues in the Florida Legislature. Scott To Sign Opioids Legislation Today By The Associated Press • Mar 19, 2018 Daylina Miller/WUSF Florida Gov. Rick Scott is signing legislation to combat the state's opioid epidemic. Lawmakers Agree On Plan To Battle Opioids By News Service of Florida • Mar 12, 2018 Daylina Miller/Health News Florida In the waning hours of the annual session, the Florida Legislature approved tough new restrictions Friday on prescription drugs and agreed to spend more than $53 million on treatment and prevention to battle the state’s opioid crisis.