Two Palm Beach County Democratic lawmakers are trying to close a loophole in state law that makes it possible for sexual predators and violent criminals to work at summer camps, by requiring the camps to register with the state.
A Senate committee on Tuesday gave a preliminary nod to a proposal by Sen. Jeff Clemens, D-Lake Worth, which would require summer camps, now unregulated by the state, to register with the Department of Children and Families.
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