FL H0897 | 2023 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 9-2-1)
Status: Passed on June 12 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-06-12 - Chapter No. 2023-212
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Revises definition of & providing requirements for bona fide groups for purposes of issuance of certificates of authority & multiple-employer welfare arrangements.

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Group Health Plans


Roll Calls

2023-05-01 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RCS#27 (Y: 38 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-04-20 - House - House: Third Reading RCS#163 (Y: 100 N: 7 NV: 12 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-04-10 - House - House Health & Human Services Committee (Y: 14 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 6) [PASS]
2023-03-22 - House - House Healthcare Regulation Subcommittee (Y: 17 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2023-03-22 - House - House Healthcare Regulation Subcommittee (Y: 17 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2023-06-12 Chapter No. 2023-212
2023-06-09 Approved by Governor
2023-06-05 Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
2023-05-01HouseOrdered enrolled
2023-05-01HouseIn Messages
2023-05-01SenateCS passed; YEAS 38 NAYS 0
2023-05-01SenateRead 3rd time
2023-05-01SenateRead 2nd time
2023-05-01SenateSubstituted for CS/SB 940
2023-05-01SenatePlaced on Calendar, on 2nd reading
2023-05-01SenateWithdrawn from Rules
2023-04-21SenateReferred to Rules
2023-04-20SenateIn Messages
2023-04-20HouseCS passed; YEAS 100, NAYS 7
2023-04-20HouseRead 3rd time
2023-04-20HouseAdded to Third Reading Calendar
2023-04-20HouseRead 2nd time
2023-04-13HouseBill added to Special Order Calendar (4/20/2023)
2023-04-13HouseAdded to Second Reading Calendar
2023-04-13HouseBill referred to House Calendar
2023-04-12House1st Reading (Committee Substitute 2)
2023-04-12HouseCS Filed
2023-04-12HouseLaid on Table under Rule 7.18(a)
2023-04-12HouseReported out of Health & Human Services Committee
2023-04-10HouseFavorable with CS by Health & Human Services Committee
2023-04-06HouseAdded to Health & Human Services Committee agenda
2023-03-27House1st Reading (Committee Substitute 1)
2023-03-27HouseNow in Health & Human Services Committee
2023-03-27HouseReferred to Health & Human Services Committee
2023-03-27HouseOriginal reference removed: Insurance & Banking Subcommittee
2023-03-24HouseCS Filed
2023-03-24HouseLaid on Table under Rule 7.18(a)
2023-03-24HouseReported out of Healthcare Regulation Subcommittee
2023-03-22HouseFavorable with CS by Healthcare Regulation Subcommittee
2023-03-20HouseAdded to Healthcare Regulation Subcommittee agenda
2023-03-07House1st Reading (Original Filed Version)
2023-02-28HouseNow in Healthcare Regulation Subcommittee
2023-02-28HouseReferred to Health & Human Services Committee
2023-02-28HouseReferred to Insurance & Banking Subcommittee
2023-02-28HouseReferred to Healthcare Regulation Subcommittee

Same As/Similar To

S940 (Similar To) 2023-05-01 - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 897 (Ch. 2023-212)

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
624438Amended CodeSee Bill Text
624441Amended CodeSee Bill Text
627654Amended CodeSee Bill Text

Florida State Sources

Roll Callhttps://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Sections/Committees/billvote.aspx?VoteId=67662&IsPCB=0&BillId=77646
Roll Callhttps://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Sections/Committees/billvote.aspx?VoteId=68383&IsPCB=0&BillId=77646
Roll Callhttps://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Sections/Committees/billvote.aspx?VoteId=68672&IsPCB=0&BillId=77646
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2023/897/Vote/HouseVote_h00897c2163.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2023/897/Vote/SenateVote_h00897c2027.PDF

Bill Comments