FL H0687 | 2023 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Failed on May 5 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-05-05 - Died in Local Administration, Federal Affairs & Special Districts Subcommittee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requires state & political subdivisions to give veterans' preference in employment promotion; authorizes waiver of postsecondary educational requirements; requires DVA to adopt rules to ensure veterans' preference in promotion; requires numerically based selection process to be used to determine qualifications for promotion; requires preference in promotion in positions for which numerically based selection process is not used; provides for investigation & administrative hearing of complaint regarding veterans' promotion preference; provides that military retirement on basis of longevity does not disqualify person from veterans' promotion preference.

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Veterans' Preference for Promotion



2023-05-05HouseDied in Local Administration, Federal Affairs & Special Districts Subcommittee
2023-03-07House1st Reading (Original Filed Version)
2023-02-21HouseNow in Local Administration, Federal Affairs & Special Districts Subcommittee
2023-02-21HouseReferred to State Affairs Committee
2023-02-21HouseReferred to Constitutional Rights, Rule of Law & Government Operations Subcommittee
2023-02-21HouseReferred to Local Administration, Federal Affairs & Special Districts Subcommittee

Same As/Similar To

S632 (Same As) 2023-05-05 - Died in Military and Veterans Affairs, Space, and Domestic Security

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
100236Amended CodeSee Bill Text
29507Amended CodeSee Bill Text
29508Amended CodeSee Bill Text
295085Amended CodeSee Bill Text
29511Amended CodeSee Bill Text
295155Amended CodeSee Bill Text
447207Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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