FL H1463 | 2021 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on May 11 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-05-11 - Chapter No. 2021-25
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Establishes Office of Secretary & Office of Economic Accountability & Transparency; revises application process & funding for Florida Small Cities Community Development Block Grant Program Fund; revises application process & funding for development grants awarded by DEO to local governments; removes provision providing individuals who voluntarily leave work as result of circumstances relating to domestic violence are ineligible for benefits; requires DEO to implement integrated, modular system hosted in cloud service for reemployment assistance program; revises timeline for employers' responses to notices of benefits claims sent by DEO; authorizes employers to initiate employer-assisted claims relating to mass separations; authorizes claimants to request DEO to reconsider monetary determination.

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Department of Economic Opportunity


Roll Calls

2021-04-22 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RCS#10 (Y: 40 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-04-21 - House - House: Third Reading RCS#203 (Y: 118 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-04-20 - House - House: Third Reading RCS#189 (Y: 39 N: 76 NV: 5 Abs: 0) [FAIL]
2021-04-20 - House - House: Third Reading RCS#188 (Y: 39 N: 77 NV: 4 Abs: 0) [FAIL]
2021-04-14 - House - House Commerce Committee (Y: 19 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 6) [PASS]
2021-04-06 - House - House Infrastructure & Tourism Appropriations Subcommittee (Y: 14 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2021-04-01 - House - House Tourism, Infrastructure & Energy Subcommittee (Y: 18 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-05-11 Chapter No. 2021-25
2021-05-07 Approved by Governor
2021-05-07 Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
2021-04-22HouseOrdered enrolled
2021-04-22HouseIn Messages
2021-04-22SenateCS passed; YEAS 40 NAYS 0
2021-04-22SenateRead 3rd time
2021-04-22SenateRead 2nd time
2021-04-22SenateSubstituted for CS/CS/SB 1948
2021-04-22SenatePlaced on Calendar, on 2nd reading
2021-04-22SenateWithdrawn from Appropriations
2021-04-21HouseMessage sent to senate
2021-04-21SenateReferred to Appropriations
2021-04-21SenateIn Messages
2021-04-21HouseCS passed as amended; YEAS 118, NAYS 0
2021-04-21HouseRead 3rd time
2021-04-20HouseAdded to Third Reading Calendar
2021-04-20HousePlaced on 3rd reading
2021-04-20HouseAmendment 759951 adopted
2021-04-20HouseAmendment 813723 Failed
2021-04-20HouseAmendment 877777 Failed
2021-04-20HouseAmendment 495263 Failed
2021-04-20HouseRead 2nd time
2021-04-16HouseAmendment 495263 filed
2021-04-16HouseAmendment 813723 filed
2021-04-16HouseAmendment 877777 filed
2021-04-16HouseAmendment 759951 filed
2021-04-15House1st Reading (Committee Substitute 2)
2021-04-15HouseBill added to Special Order Calendar (4/20/2021)
2021-04-15HouseBill referred to House Calendar
2021-04-15HouseCS Filed
2021-04-15HouseLaid on Table under Rule 7.18(a)
2021-04-14HouseReported out of Commerce Committee
2021-04-14HouseFavorable with CS by Commerce Committee
2021-04-12HouseAdded to Commerce Committee agenda
2021-04-06HouseNow in Commerce Committee
2021-04-06HouseReported out of Infrastructure & Tourism Appropriations Subcommittee
2021-04-06HouseFavorable by Infrastructure & Tourism Appropriations Subcommittee
2021-04-05House1st Reading (Committee Substitute 1)
2021-04-02HouseAdded to Infrastructure & Tourism Appropriations Subcommittee agenda
2021-04-02HouseNow in Infrastructure & Tourism Appropriations Subcommittee
2021-04-02HouseReferred to Commerce Committee
2021-04-02HouseReferred to Infrastructure & Tourism Appropriations Subcommittee
2021-04-02HouseOriginal reference removed: Government Operations Subcommittee
2021-04-02HouseCS Filed
2021-04-02HouseLaid on Table under Rule 7.18(a)
2021-04-02HouseReported out of Tourism, Infrastructure & Energy Subcommittee
2021-04-01HouseFavorable with CS by Tourism, Infrastructure & Energy Subcommittee
2021-03-30HouseAdded to Tourism, Infrastructure & Energy Subcommittee agenda
2021-03-05HouseNow in Tourism, Infrastructure & Energy Subcommittee
2021-03-05HouseReferred to Commerce Committee
2021-03-05HouseReferred to Infrastructure & Tourism Appropriations Subcommittee
2021-03-05HouseReferred to Government Operations Subcommittee
2021-03-05HouseReferred to Tourism, Infrastructure & Energy Subcommittee
2021-03-02House1st Reading (Original Filed Version)

Same As/Similar To

H1291 (Similar To) 2021-04-30 - Died in Government Operations Subcommittee
S1640 (Similar To) 2021-04-30 - Died in Commerce and Tourism, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 1463 (Ch. 2021-25)
S1948 (Same As) 2021-04-22 - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 1463 (Ch. 2021-25)
S1906 (Similar To) 2021-04-30 - Died in Messages; companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 1463 (Ch. 2021-25)

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Florida State Sources

Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2021/1463/Vote/HouseVote_h01463c2188.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2021/1463/Vote/HouseVote_h01463c2189.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2021/1463/Vote/HouseVote_h01463e1203.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2021/1463/Vote/SenateVote_h01463e1010.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Sections/Committees/billvote.aspx?VoteId=59730&IsPCB=0&BillId=72704
Roll Callhttps://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Sections/Committees/billvote.aspx?VoteId=60099&IsPCB=0&BillId=72704
Roll Callhttps://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Sections/Committees/billvote.aspx?VoteId=60306&IsPCB=0&BillId=72704

Bill Comments