TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Gov. Ron DeSantis said he will sign a new bill that allow the carrying of guns without a concealed weapons permit.
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The state senate passed the bill Thursday.
It will end the decades-old requirement that included background checks and firearms training.
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Gun owners would still be required to have a valid ID while carrying their weapon.
The bill attracted both supporters and critics.
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The bill also provides money to harden school security.
And would allow private schools to participate in the controversial “Guardians” program, which allows armed guards on campus.
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