FL H5401 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on June 26 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-06-26 - Chapter No. 2019-141, companion bill(s) passed, see SB 2500 (Ch. 2019-115)
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Transfers specified powers & duties of FWCC relating to environmental crimes to Division of Law Enforcement within DEP; provides for DEP & FWCC memorandum of agreement; provides for reassignment of personnel & retention of benefits; establishes Division of Law Enforcement within DEP; provides specified authority to DEP & FWCC officers; provides for deposit of proceeds in specified DEP trust funds; appoints DEP representative to Joint Task Force on State Agency Law Enforcement Communications; authorizes certain use of Inland Protection Trust Fund moneys; provides penalties for false personation & unlawful use of badges & other symbols of DEP officers.

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Department of Environmental Protection


Roll Calls

2019-04-23 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RCS#9 (Y: 39 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2019-04-04 - House - House: Third Reading RCS#43 (Y: 112 N: 0 NV: 5 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-06-26 Chapter No. 2019-141, companion bill(s) passed, see SB 2500 (Ch. 2019-115)
2019-06-25 Approved by Governor
2019-06-13 Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
2019-04-23HouseOrdered enrolled
2019-04-23SenatePassed; YEAS 39 NAYS 0
2019-04-23SenateRead 3rd time
2019-04-17SenatePlaced on 3rd reading
2019-04-17SenateRead 2nd time
2019-04-15SenatePlaced on Special Order Calendar, 04/17/19
2019-04-12SenatePlaced on Calendar, on 2nd reading
2019-04-11SenateFavorable by- Appropriations; YEAS 18 NAYS 0
2019-04-08SenateOn Committee agenda-- Appropriations, 04/11/19, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building
2019-04-05SenateReferred to Appropriations
2019-04-04SenateIn Messages
2019-04-04HouseImmediately certified
2019-04-04HousePassed; YEAS 112 NAYS 0
2019-04-04HouseRead 3rd time
2019-04-03HousePlaced on 3rd reading
2019-04-03HouseRead 2nd time
2019-03-28HousePlaced on Special Order Calendar, 04/03/19
2019-03-27HousePlaced on Calendar
2019-03-27HouseFavorable by- Appropriations Committee; YEAS 23 NAYS 0
2019-03-25HouseOn Committee agenda-- Appropriations Committee, 03/27/19, 9:00 am, Webster Hall
2019-03-20HouseReferred to Appropriations Committee

Same As/Similar To

S1502 (Similar To) 2019-05-03 - Died in Appropriations, companion bill(s) passed, see HB 5401 (Ch. 2019-141)
H5001 (Similar To) 2019-04-04 - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see SB 2500 (Ch. 2019-115), HB 5011 (Ch. 2019-95), HB 5301 (Ch. 2019-118), HB 5303 (Ch. 2019-161), HB 5401 (Ch. 2019-141), SB 2502 (Ch. 2019-116), SB 2504 (Ch. 2019-117), SB 7016 (Ch. 2019-8)
S2500 (Similar To) 2019-06-24 - Chapter No. 2019-115, companion bill(s) passed, see HB 5011 (Ch. 2019-95), HB 5301 (Ch. 2019-118), HB 5303 (Ch. 2019-161), HB 5401 (Ch. 2019-141), SB 2502 (Ch. 2019-116), SB 2504 (Ch. 2019-117), SB 7016 (Ch. 2019-8)

Code Citations

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