Attorney General Pam Bondi News Release
May 9, 2017
Contact: Whitney Ray
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Attorney General Bondi’s Statement on Passage of Legislation Awarding Relief to Injured Teen Football Player

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.—Attorney General Pam Bondi released the following statement regarding the passage of HB 6503, legislation providing $1.7 million to Sean McNamee and his family for brain injuries McNamee obtained during high school football practice:

“The funds granted through this legislation will hopefully help Sean McNamee continue to heal from his brain injury,” said Attorney General Bondi. “Sean remains in our thoughts and prayers as he recovers.”

Having passed favorably in both the House and Senate, this legislation will soon go before Governor Scott.