Florida senators cautiously move forward with athlete pay

//Florida senators cautiously move forward with athlete pay

Florida senators cautiously move forward with athlete pay

Despite concerns about college sports in Florida being harmed, a proposal that would allow student-athletes to market themselves off the field is now moving forward in the Senate and House. The Senate Education Committee on Monday unanimously backed a bill (SB 646), filed by Sen. Debbie Mayfield, R-Rockledge, that is similar to a House measure (HB 7051). The House bill has been characterized as a “bill of rights” for Florida college athletes in outlining how they can earn compensation for their…

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By | 2020-02-12T13:23:13+00:00 February 12th, 2020|Sports|

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