FL H1253 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on June 25 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-06-25 - Chapter No. 2019-127, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 375 (Ch. 2019-70)
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Requires DOH to develop unique identifier for each patient; authorizes AG to introduce as evidence in certain actions specified information from prescription drug monitoring program; authorizes certain individuals to authenticate records; authorizes AG to have access to records for active investigations or pending civil or criminal litigation in certain cases; provides that certain information may only be released pursuant to discovery request.

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Prescription Drug Monitoring Program


Roll Calls

2019-05-03 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RCS#21 (Y: 39 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-04-29 - House - House: Third Reading RCS#270 (Y: 111 N: 0 NV: 6 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-06-25 Chapter No. 2019-127, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 375 (Ch. 2019-70)
2019-06-24 Approved by Governor
2019-06-13 Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
2019-05-03HouseOrdered enrolled
2019-05-03SenateCS passed; YEAS 39 NAYS 0 888
2019-05-03SenateRead 3rd time
2019-05-02SenatePlaced on 3rd reading
2019-05-02SenateRead 2nd time
2019-05-02SenateSubstituted for CS/SB 1700
2019-05-02SenatePlaced on Calendar, on 2nd reading
2019-05-02SenateWithdrawn from Health Policy; Judiciary; Rules
2019-04-29SenateReferred to Health Policy; Judiciary; Rules
2019-04-29SenateIn Messages
2019-04-29HouseCS passed as amended; YEAS 111 NAYS 0
2019-04-29HouseAmendment(s) adopted (264867)
2019-04-29HouseRead 3rd time
2019-04-26HouseTemporarily postponed, on 3rd Reading
2019-04-25HouseTemporarily postponed, on 3rd Reading
2019-04-24HouseTemporarily postponed, on 3rd Reading
2019-04-23HousePlaced on 3rd reading
2019-04-23HouseAmendment(s) adopted (789873)
2019-04-23HouseRead 2nd time
2019-04-18HousePlaced on Special Order Calendar, 04/23/19
2019-04-17HouseTemporarily postponed, on 2nd Reading
2019-04-11HouseCS/CS by Health and Human Services Committee read 1st time
2019-04-11HousePlaced on Special Order Calendar, 04/17/19
2019-04-11HousePlaced on Calendar
2019-04-11HousePending review of CS -under Rule 7.18(c)
2019-04-09HouseCS/CS by- Health and Human Services Committee; YEAS 18 NAYS 0
2019-04-05HouseOn Committee agenda-- Health and Human Services Committee, 04/09/19, 2:00 pm, Morris Hall
2019-03-29HouseNow in Health and Human Services Committee
2019-03-28HouseFavorable by Judiciary Committee; YEAS 16 NAYS 0
2019-03-26HouseOn Committee agenda-- Judiciary Committee, 03/28/19, 8:00 am, Sumner Hall
2019-03-21HouseNow in Judiciary Committee
2019-03-20HouseCS by Health Quality Subcommittee read 1st time
2019-03-20HousePending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
2019-03-19HouseCS by Health Quality Subcommittee; YEAS 13 NAYS 0
2019-03-15HouseOn Committee agenda-- Health Quality Subcommittee, 03/19/19, 8:00 am, Webster Hall
2019-03-08HouseReferred to Health Quality Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee; Health and Human Services Committee

Same As/Similar To

S1700 (Similar To) 2019-05-02 - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 1253 (Ch. 2019-127)
H375 (Similar To) 2019-06-10 - Chapter No. 2019-70, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 1253 (Ch. 2019-127)

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
893055Amended CodeSee Bill Text
8930551Amended CodeSee Bill Text

Florida State Sources

Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2019/1253/Vote/HouseVote_h01253e1270.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2019/1253/Vote/SenateVote_h01253e2021.PDF

Bill Comments