FL H0351 | 2020 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 7-2)
Status: Failed on March 14 2020 - 100% progression
Action: 2020-03-14 - Died in Health Policy
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [PDF]


Authorizes supervising physician to authorize licensed physician assistant to perform services under direction of licensed podiatric physician; specifies supervising physician is liable for performance & acts & omissions of physician assistant; authorizes Board of Podiatric Medicine to require specified number of continuing education hours related to safe & effective prescribing of controlled substances; provides for governance of podiatric physicians who are supervising medical assistants.

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Podiatric Medicine


Roll Calls

2020-02-13 - House - House: Third Reading RCS#438 (Y: 114 N: 3 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2020-03-14SenateDied in Health Policy
2020-03-14SenateIndefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
2020-02-20SenateReferred to Health Policy; Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services; Appropriations
2020-02-19SenateIn Messages
2020-02-13HouseCS passed; YEAS 114 NAYS 3
2020-02-13HouseRead 3rd time
2020-02-12HousePlaced on 3rd reading
2020-02-12HouseRead 2nd time
2020-02-06HousePlaced on Special Order Calendar, 02/12/20
2020-02-04HousePlaced on Calendar
2020-02-03HouseCS/CS by Health and Human Services Committee read 1st time
2020-02-03HousePending review of CS -under Rule 7.18(c)
2020-01-30HouseCS/CS by- Health and Human Services Committee; YEAS 14 NAYS 0
2020-01-28HouseOn Committee agenda-- Health and Human Services Committee, 01/30/20, 9:00 am, Morris Hall
2020-01-14HouseCS by Health Quality Subcommittee read 1st time
2019-11-25HouseNow in Health and Human Services Committee
2019-11-25HouseCS referred to Health and Human Services Committee
2019-11-25HouseOriginal reference(s) removed: Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee
2019-11-14HousePending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
2019-11-13HouseCS by Health Quality Subcommittee; YEAS 13 NAYS 1
2019-11-06HouseOn Committee agenda-- Health Quality Subcommittee, 11/13/19, 9:30 am, Mashburn Hall
2019-10-23HouseReferred to Health Quality Subcommittee; Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee; Health and Human Services Committee

Same As/Similar To

S744 (Similar To) 2020-03-14 - Died in Appropriations

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
458347Amended CodeSee Bill Text
4583485Amended CodeSee Bill Text
459022Amended CodeSee Bill Text
461007Amended CodeSee Bill Text
4610145Amended CodeSee Bill Text
4610155Amended CodeSee Bill Text
62427Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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Bill Comments