Florida Fines County $3.5 Million for Alleged Violation of Law Against COVID-19 Vaccine Passports

… Leon County was fined for 714 instances of violating the law

… forbids any business, government entity, or educational institution

… so-called vaccine passports, or proof of vaccination

… $5,000 for each violation

… to gain access to, entry upon, or service from the county government

… $3.57 million within 30 days by check or money order

… terminated 14 workers for refusing or failing to submit documentation

… “basically getting kicked to the curb. And so that violates state law,”

… “in normal society is constantly requiring you to have to show different types of papers just to go in. And I object to that, period”

… “Individuals have every right to choose how to best protect themselves and their families,”

… Some local governments planning to impose vaccine requirements backed off in recent weeks


            Notice of violation – Leon County


                          (law)  S.B. 2006 – CH 2021-8