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Florida House of Representatives
2018–2020 Florida Legislature
Coat of arms or logo
Type
FoundedMay 26, 1845
TypeLower house of Florida Legislature
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Leadership
Speaker of the HouseJosé R. Oliva, (R)
since November 20, 2018
House Speaker Pro TemporeMaryLynn Magar[1], (R)
since November 20, 2018
House Majority LeaderDane Eagle[1], (R)
since November 19, 2018
House Minority LeaderKionne McGhee, (D)
since November 19, 2018
Structure
Members120
Composition of the Florida House of Representatives
Political groupsMajority

Minority

Vacant: 1
Length of term2 years
AuthorityArticle III, Constitution of Florida
Salary$29,697/year + per diem (Subsistence & Travel)[2]
Elections
Last electionNovember 6, 2018
(120 seats)
Next electionNovember 3, 2020
(120 seats)
RedistrictingLegislative control
Motto
In God We Trust
Meeting place
Florida House Chamber March 2012.jpg
House of Representatives Chamber
Florida Capitol
Tallahassee, Florida
Website
Official website

The Florida House of Representatives is the lower house of the Florida Legislature, the state legislature of the U.S. state of Florida, the Florida Senate being the upper house.[3]

The House is made of 120 members, each elected from a single-member district with a population of approximately 157,000 residents.

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