Senate backs driver's licenses for foster kids

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By News Service of Florida

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - The Senate on Thursday unanimously approved extending a program that helps foster children get driver's licenses.

The bill (SB 60), sponsored by Sen. Aaron Bean, R-Fernandina Beach, would make permanent a pilot program that helps foster children pay for insurance and other costs related to getting driver's licenses.

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