FL H0087 | 2022 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 6-1)
Status: Introduced on September 13 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2022-01-11 - 1st Reading (Original Filed Version)
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Revises period of time when conviction, or any other adjudication, for crime may not be grounds for denial of licensure in specified professions; provides exception; removes provision requiring good moral character for licensure in such professions; requires applicable board to approve certain educational program credits offered to inmates in certain institutions or facilities for purposes of satisfying training requirements for licensure in specified professions.

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Criminal History in Professional Licensing Applications


Roll Calls

2021-12-02 - House - House Regulatory Reform Subcommittee (Y: 14 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 4) [PASS]


2022-01-11House1st Reading (Original Filed Version)
2021-12-02HouseNow in Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee
2021-12-02HouseReported out of Regulatory Reform Subcommittee
2021-12-02HouseFavorable by Regulatory Reform Subcommittee
2021-11-23HouseAdded to Regulatory Reform Subcommittee agenda
2021-09-22HouseNow in Regulatory Reform Subcommittee
2021-09-22HouseReferred to Commerce Committee
2021-09-22HouseReferred to Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee
2021-09-22HouseReferred to Regulatory Reform Subcommittee

Same As/Similar To

S1118 (Similar To) 2022-01-11 - Introduced
S1302 (Similar To) 2022-01-13 - On Committee agenda-- Regulated Industries, 01/18/22, 1:30 pm, 412 Knott Building
S1548 (Similar To) 2022-01-12 - Referred to Regulated Industries; Criminal Justice; Rules
H1259 (Similar To) 2022-01-12 - Now in Regulatory Reform Subcommittee

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
455213Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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