FL H0121 | 2023 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on June 22 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-06-22 - Chapter No. 2023-277
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Increases income eligibility threshold for coverage under Medikids program component; increases income eligibility threshold for coverage under Florida Kidcare program; requires applicant seeking coverage under program to provide certain documentation if eligibility cannot be verified using reliable data sources; requires that premiums for certain enrollees under Florida Kidcare program be based on tiered system of uniform premiums.

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Florida Kidcare Program Eligibility


Roll Calls

2023-05-04 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RCS#21 (Y: 38 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-04-13 - House - House: Third Reading RCS#108 (Y: 105 N: 0 NV: 14 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-03-30 - House - House Health & Human Services Committee (Y: 21 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-03-22 - House - House Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee (Y: 13 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2023-03-16 - House - House Healthcare Regulation Subcommittee (Y: 18 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2023-06-22 Chapter No. 2023-277
2023-06-22 Approved by Governor
2023-06-12 Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
2023-05-04HouseOrdered enrolled
2023-05-04HouseIn Messages
2023-05-04SenateCS passed; YEAS 38 NAYS 0
2023-05-04SenateRead 3rd time
2023-05-03SenatePlaced on 3rd reading
2023-05-03SenateRead 2nd time
2023-05-03SenateSubstituted for CS/CS/SB 246
2023-05-03SenatePlaced on Calendar, on 2nd reading
2023-05-03SenateWithdrawn from Fiscal Policy
2023-04-14SenateReferred to Fiscal Policy
2023-04-13SenateIn Messages
2023-04-13HouseCS passed; YEAS 105, NAYS 0
2023-04-13HouseRead 3rd time
2023-04-13HouseAdded to Third Reading Calendar
2023-04-13HouseRead 2nd time
2023-04-10HouseBill added to Special Order Calendar (4/13/2023)
2023-03-30HouseAdded to Second Reading Calendar
2023-03-30HouseBill released to House Calendar
2023-03-30HouseReported out of Health & Human Services Committee
2023-03-30HouseFavorable by Health & Human Services Committee
2023-03-28HouseAdded to Health & Human Services Committee agenda
2023-03-24House1st Reading (Committee Substitute 2)
2023-03-24HouseNow in Health & Human Services Committee
2023-03-24HouseReferred to Health & Human Services Committee
2023-03-23HouseCS Filed
2023-03-23HouseLaid on Table under Rule 7.18(a)
2023-03-23HouseReported out of Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee
2023-03-22HouseFavorable with CS by Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee
2023-03-20HouseAdded to Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee agenda
2023-03-17HouseNow in Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee
2023-03-17HouseReferred to Health & Human Services Committee
2023-03-17HouseReferred to Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee
2023-03-16House1st Reading (Committee Substitute 1)
2023-03-16HouseCS Filed
2023-03-16HouseLaid on Table under Rule 7.18(a)
2023-03-16HouseReported out of Healthcare Regulation Subcommittee
2023-03-16HouseFavorable with CS by Healthcare Regulation Subcommittee
2023-03-14HouseAdded to Healthcare Regulation Subcommittee agenda
2023-03-07House1st Reading (Original Filed Version)
2023-01-17HouseNow in Healthcare Regulation Subcommittee
2023-01-17HouseReferred to Health & Human Services Committee
2023-01-17HouseReferred to Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee
2023-01-17HouseReferred to Healthcare Regulation Subcommittee

Same As/Similar To

S246 (Similar To) 2023-05-03 - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 121 (Ch. 2023-277)
H1245 (Similar To) 2023-05-05 - Died in Healthcare Regulation Subcommittee; companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 121 (Ch. 2023-277)

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
4098132Amended CodeSee Bill Text
409814Amended CodeSee Bill Text
409816Amended CodeSee Bill Text
62491Amended CodeSee Bill Text

Florida State Sources

Roll Callhttps://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Sections/Committees/billvote.aspx?VoteId=67357&IsPCB=0&BillId=76855
Roll Callhttps://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Sections/Committees/billvote.aspx?VoteId=67630&IsPCB=0&BillId=76855
Roll Callhttps://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Sections/Committees/billvote.aspx?VoteId=68360&IsPCB=0&BillId=76855
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2023/121/Vote/HouseVote_h00121c2108.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2023/121/Vote/SenateVote_h00121c2021.PDF

Bill Comments