Please come out and join us for the monthly board and fraternal membership meetings. Both meetings will be held on Thursday, November 2, 2017, at the FOP Lodge at 5505 S. Hansel Avenue, Orlando, FL 32803. The board meeting begins at 1730 hours and the fraternal membership meeting begins at 1830 hours. We hope to see you there. Be advised that this is the final chance to nominate members for positions that are up for election this year.
Several FOP 86 Board positions will be up for election this year. Nominations will be open during the October & November membership meetings. All nominees must declare accepting their candidacy and the specific office they will seek, prior to the close of the November general membership meetings (November 2nd, 2017). Any nominee that fails to meet the declaration requirement will not be eligible to run in that respective election.
The following positions are up for election:
2nd Vice President
Sergeant at Arms
Lodge Trustee (2 positions)
Qualifications for Office- No member will be a candidate for more than one office. To be qualified for nomination for office, the proposed candidate must be a member in good standing in this Lodge for a period of at least one (1) year prior to the close of nominations in November, and must have attended at least six (6) of the scheduled Lodge meetings during the calendar year in which the nomination is made. No member will be qualified to run for President unless they have held a position previously on the Executive Board of this Lodge.
The membership will cast their votes in the December election.
2017 Florida State FOP Elected Board Meeting No Fishing License Needed!
Beginning Thursday, September 21, 2017, Florida's law enforcement officers and first responders will be able to go saltwater and freshwater fishing without a license until June 30, 2018, Governor Rick Scott announced.
The governor's office announced that the license-free period is in recognition of their lifesaving work preparing for and responding to Hurricane Irma.
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission will accept official first responder identification in lieu of a state fishing license during this period.
In addition, the Department of Environmental Protection is offering free day-passes to state parks for first responders and law enforcement that can be used an unlimited number of times until October 2018.
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