FL H0823 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 12-2-1)
Status: Failed on May 3 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-05-03 - Died in Health and Human Services Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [PDF]


Revises & creates provisions related to Florida Children's Ombudsman, case plan development, & social study reports for judicial review; provides additional requirements for caseworkers & caregivers of dependent children; requires lead agencies to recruit & retain foster homes; provides responsibilities for lead agencies in recruitment & retention of foster homes.

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Child Welfare



2019-05-03HouseDied in Health and Human Services Committee
2019-05-03HouseIndefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
2019-03-28HouseNow in Health and Human Services Committee
2019-03-28HouseCS referred to Health and Human Services Committee
2019-03-28HouseOriginal reference(s) removed: Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee
2019-03-27HouseCS by Children, Families and Seniors Subcommittee read 1st time
2019-03-27HousePending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
2019-03-25HouseCS by Children, Families and Seniors Subcommittee; YEAS 15 NAYS 0
2019-03-21HousePCS on Committee agenda-- Children, Families and Seniors Subcommittee, 03/25/19, 4:00 pm, 12 HOB
2019-02-20HouseReferred to Children, Families and Seniors Subcommittee; Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee; Health and Human Services Committee

Same As/Similar To

S646 (Same As) 2019-05-03 - Died in Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services

Code Citations

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