FL H0209 | 2020 | Regular Session


Status: Introduced on September 20 2019 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2020-03-09 - Laid on Table - Companion bill(s) SB 1084 passed
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [PDF]


Prohibits discrimination in housing provided to person with disability who has emotional support animal; prohibits housing provider from requiring such person to pay extra compensation; authorizes housing provider to request certain information; specifies person with disability is liable for damage done by emotional support animal; prohibits health care practitioner from providing information for emotional support animal without personal knowledge of person's need for animal; prohibits falsification of written documentation or other misrepresentation.

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Emotional Support Animals



2020-03-09HouseLaid on Table - Companion bill(s) SB 1084 passed
2020-02-19HousePlaced on Calendar
2020-02-18HouseCS/CS/CS by Judiciary Committee read 1st time
2020-02-18HousePending review of CS -under Rule 7.18(c)
2020-02-12HouseCS/CS/CS by- Judiciary Committee; YEAS 18 NAYS 0
2020-02-10HouseOn Committee agenda-- Judiciary Committee, 02/12/20, 10:00 am, Sumner Hall
2020-01-28HouseOn Committee agenda-- Judiciary Committee, 01/30/20, 8:00 am, Sumner Hall --Temporarily Postponed
2020-01-21HouseNow in Judiciary Committee
2020-01-17HouseCS/CS by Children, Families and Seniors Subcommittee read 1st time
2020-01-17HousePending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
2020-01-16HouseCS/CS by Children, Families and Seniors Subcommittee; YEAS 15 NAYS 0
2020-01-14HouseCS by Civil Justice Subcommittee read 1st time
2020-01-14HouseOn Committee agenda-- Children, Families and Seniors Subcommittee, 01/16/20, 9:00 am, 12 HOB
2019-11-25HouseNow in Children, Families and Seniors Subcommittee
2019-11-18HousePending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
2019-11-14HouseCS by Civil Justice Subcommittee; YEAS 12 NAYS 0
2019-11-07HouseOn Committee agenda-- Civil Justice Subcommittee, 11/14/19, 9:00 am, Sumner Hall
2019-10-10HouseReferred to Civil Justice Subcommittee; Children, Families and Seniors Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee

Same As/Similar To

H49 (Similar To) 2019-08-12 - Withdrawn prior to introduction
S1084 (Similar To) 2020-06-24 - Chapter No. 2020-76

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