FL H1243 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (? 2-1)
Status: Failed on May 3 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-05-03 - Died in Commerce and Tourism
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [PDF]


Requires that hospital submits specified information to AG Office for hospital or group practice mergers, acquisitions, & other transactions in certain timeframes; provides requirements for such notice; requires AG to submit biennial reports to Legislature; establishes penalty; provides that certain restrictive covenants are void & unenforceable for specified period; authorizes positions & provides appropriations.

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Hospital or Group Practice Mergers, Acquisitions, and Other Transactions


Roll Calls

2019-04-11 - House - House: Third Reading RCS#63 (Y: 115 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-05-03SenateDied in Commerce and Tourism
2019-05-03SenateIndefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
2019-04-18SenateReferred to Commerce and Tourism; Judiciary; Rules
2019-04-18SenateIn Messages
2019-04-11HouseCS passed; YEAS 115 NAYS 0
2019-04-11HouseRead 3rd time
2019-04-10HousePlaced on 3rd reading
2019-04-10HouseRead 2nd time
2019-04-04HouseCS/CS by Appropriations Committee read 1st time
2019-04-04HousePlaced on Special Order Calendar, 04/10/19
2019-04-04HouseReferred to- Calendar
2019-04-04HouseOriginal reference(s) removed: Health and Human Services Committee
2019-04-04HousePending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
2019-04-02HouseCS/CS by Appropriations Committee; YEAS 29 NAYS 0
2019-03-29HouseOn Committee agenda-- Appropriations Committee, 04/02/19, 3:30 pm, Webster Hall
2019-03-21HouseCS by Health Market Reform Subcommittee read 1st time
2019-03-21HouseNow in Appropriations Committee
2019-03-20HousePending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
2019-03-19HouseCS by Health Market Reform Subcommittee; YEAS 14 NAYS 0
2019-03-15HousePCS on Committee agenda-- Health Market Reform Subcommittee, 03/19/19, 3:30 pm, Mashburn Hall
2019-03-08HouseReferred to Health Market Reform Subcommittee; Appropriations Committee; Health and Human Services Committee

Same As/Similar To

S882 (Similar To) 2019-05-03 - Died in Judiciary
S7078 (Similar To) 2019-04-26 - Laid on Table, refer to CS/HB 843
H843 (Similar To) 2019-04-29 - Ordered engrossed, then enrolled

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
542195Amended CodeSee Bill Text
542275Amended CodeSee Bill Text
542336Amended CodeSee Bill Text

Florida State Sources

Bill Comments