FL H1481 | 2023 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Introduced on March 6 2023 - 25% progression
Action: 2023-05-02 - Laid on Table; companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/SB 1352 (Ch. 2023-258)
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [PDF]


Requires certain health care providers to notify primary care physicians of newborns & infants of certain screening results relating to sickle cell hemoglobin variants & to submit such results to DOH for specified purpose; requires such physicians to provide certain information to parents & guardians; requires DOH to establish & maintain sickle cell registry; authorizes parents & guardians to request to have their children removed from registry; requires AHCA to review sickle cell disease medications, treatments, & services for Medicaid recipients & develop written report, post report on its website, & submit copy of report to Governor, Legislature, & certain entities.

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Sickle Cell Disease Medications, Treatment, and Screening


Roll Calls

2023-04-24 - House - House Health & Human Services Committee (Y: 20 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2023-04-12 - House - House Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee (Y: 13 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [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]


2023-05-02HouseLaid on Table; companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/SB 1352 (Ch. 2023-258)
2023-04-25HouseAdded to Second Reading Calendar
2023-04-25House1st Reading (Committee Substitute 3)
2023-04-25HouseBill referred to House Calendar
2023-04-25HouseCS Filed
2023-04-25HouseLaid on Table under Rule 7.18(a)
2023-04-24HouseReported out of Health & Human Services Committee
2023-04-24HouseFavorable with CS by Health & Human Services Committee
2023-04-23HouseAdded to Health & Human Services Committee agenda
2023-04-17HouseRemoved from Meeting Agenda of Health & Human Services Committee
2023-04-13House1st Reading (Committee Substitute 2)
2023-04-13HouseAdded to Health & Human Services Committee agenda
2023-04-13HouseNow in Health & Human Services Committee
2023-04-13HouseReferred to Health & Human Services Committee
2023-04-13HouseCS Filed
2023-04-13HouseLaid on Table under Rule 7.18(a)
2023-04-12HouseReported out of Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee
2023-04-12HouseFavorable with CS by Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee
2023-04-10HouseAdded to Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee agenda
2023-03-27HouseNow in Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee
2023-03-27HouseReferred to Health & Human Services Committee
2023-03-27HouseReferred to Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee
2023-03-24House1st Reading (Committee Substitute 1)
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
2023-03-09HouseNow in Healthcare Regulation Subcommittee
2023-03-09HouseReferred to Health & Human Services Committee
2023-03-09HouseReferred to Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee
2023-03-09HouseReferred to Healthcare Regulation Subcommittee
2023-03-07House1st Reading (Original Filed Version)

Same As/Similar To

S1352 (Similar To) 2023-06-20 - Chapter No. 2023-258

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
383147Amended CodeSee Bill Text
40991235Amended CodeSee Bill Text

Florida State Sources

Roll Callhttps://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Sections/Committees/billvote.aspx?VoteId=67689&IsPCB=0&BillId=78368
Roll Callhttps://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Sections/Committees/billvote.aspx?VoteId=68402&IsPCB=0&BillId=78368
Roll Callhttps://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Sections/Committees/billvote.aspx?VoteId=69063&IsPCB=0&BillId=78368
Roll Callhttps://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Sections/Committees/billvote.aspx?VoteId=69523&IsPCB=0&BillId=78368

Bill Comments