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Surveillance camera graffitiPhoto by Etienne Girardet on Unsplash. One of the many controversial bills that was considered during Florida's 2022 legislative season was HB 1055, sponsored by Republican Bob Rommel. The bill proposed the installation of video cameras in Florida's public schools.
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Florida Republican Bob Rommel Has Proposed That Surveillance Cameras and Microphones Are Installed in School Classrooms
Video surveillance to be implemented in Florida's schools?. Surveillance graffitiPhoto by Etienne Girardet on Unsplash. Republican Representative Bob Rommel of Naples, Florida has filed a proposal that would allow the installation of video cameras and microphones in school classrooms around the state, under House Bill HB1055, it emerged this week. The bill received it's first reading in the state's legislative season, on January 11th.