FL H0295 | 2013 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 9-0)
Status: Failed on May 3 2013 - 100% progression
Action: 2013-05-03 - Died in Education
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Designates month of September as "American Founders' Month"; authorizes Governor to annually issue proclamation designating month & urging participation; requires district school boards to celebrate American Founders & principles inherent in country's founding documents by observing American Founders' Month; provides that instruction may be integrated into existing school curriculum.

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American Founders' Month


Roll Calls

2013-04-04 - House - House: Third Reading RCS#60 (Y: 119 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2013-05-03SenateDied in Education
2013-04-12SenateReferred to Education; Appropriations Subcommittee on Education; Appropriations
2013-04-11SenateIn Messages
2013-04-04HousePassed as amended; YEAS 119 NAYS 0
2013-04-04HouseRead 3rd time
2013-04-02HousePlaced on 3rd reading
2013-04-02HouseAmendment(s) adopted (204583, 797125)
2013-04-02HouseRead 2nd time
2013-03-29HousePlaced on Special Order Calendar, 04/02/13
2013-03-22HousePlaced on Calendar
2013-03-22HouseFavorable by- Education Committee; YEAS 16 NAYS 0
2013-03-20HouseOn Committee agenda-- Education Committee, 03/22/13, 8:00 am, Reed Hall
2013-03-19HouseNow in Education Committee
2013-03-19HouseFavorable by Education Appropriations Subcommittee; YEAS 13 NAYS 0
2013-03-15HouseOn Committee agenda-- Education Appropriations Subcommittee, 03/19/13, 8:00 am, Morris Hall
2013-03-13HouseNow in Education Appropriations Subcommittee
2013-03-13HouseFavorable by K-12 Subcommittee; YEAS 12 NAYS 0
2013-03-11HouseOn Committee agenda-- K-12 Subcommittee, 03/13/13, 1:00 pm, Morris Hall
2013-01-30HouseReferred to K-12 Subcommittee; Education Appropriations Subcommittee; Education Committee

Same As/Similar To

S0476 (Similar To) 2013-05-03 - Died in Education

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
100344Amended CodeSee Bill Text

Florida State Sources

Bill Comments 750