FL S0070 | 2020 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-2)
Status: Passed on July 1 2020 - 100% progression
Action: 2020-07-01 - Chapter No. 2020-145
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]


Citing this act as "Alyssa's Law"; requiring each public school to implement a mobile panic alert system for specified purposes beginning in a specified school year; authorizing public school districts to implement additional strategies and systems for specified purposes; requiring the Department of Education to issue a competitive solicitation to contract for a mobile panic alert system, subject to appropriation, etc.

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Alert Systems in Public Schools


Roll Calls

2020-03-10 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RCS#20 (Y: 40 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-03-09 - House - House: Third Reading RCS#640 (Y: 119 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-03-06 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RCS#15 (Y: 40 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2020-07-01 Chapter No. 2020-145
2020-06-30 Approved by Governor
2020-06-16 Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
2020-03-10SenateOrdered engrossed, then enrolled
2020-03-10SenateCS passed as amended; YEAS 40 NAYS 0
2020-03-10SenateConcurred in 1 amendment(s) (886033)
2020-03-10SenateIn returning messages
2020-03-09HouseCS passed as amended; YEAS 119 NAYS 0
2020-03-09HouseRead 3rd time
2020-03-09HouseAmendment(s) adopted (886033) 991
2020-03-09HouseRead 2nd time
2020-03-06HousePlaced on Special Order Calendar, 03/09/20
2020-03-06HouseReferred to Calendar
2020-03-06HouseIn Messages
2020-03-06SenateCS passed as amended; YEAS 40 NAYS 0
2020-03-06SenateAmendment(s) adopted (530484)
2020-03-06SenateRead 3rd time
2020-03-05SenatePlaced on 3rd reading
2020-03-05SenateOrdered engrossed
2020-03-05SenateAmendment(s) adopted (658434)
2020-03-05SenateRead 2nd time
2020-03-03SenatePlaced on Special Order Calendar, 03/05/20
2020-03-02SenateCS/CS by Appropriations read 1st time
2020-03-02SenatePlaced on Calendar, on 2nd reading
2020-02-28SenatePending reference review -under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2020-02-27SenateCS/CS by- Appropriations; YEAS 19 NAYS 0
2020-02-26SenateOn Committee agenda-- Appropriations, 02/27/20, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building
2020-02-25SenateNow in Appropriations
2020-02-25SenateSubcommittee Recommendation: CS/CS by Appropriations Subcommittee on Education; YEAS 8 NAYS 0
2020-02-20SenateOn Committee agenda-- Appropriations Subcommittee on Education, 02/25/20, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building
2020-02-13SenateOn Committee agenda-- Appropriations Subcommittee on Education, 02/18/20, 1:30 pm, 412 Knott Building --Temporarily Postponed
2020-01-22SenateCS by Infrastructure and Security read 1st time
2020-01-16SenateNow in Appropriations Subcommittee on Education
2020-01-15SenatePending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2020-01-13SenateCS by Infrastructure and Security; YEAS 7 NAYS 0
2020-01-06SenateOn Committee agenda-- Infrastructure and Security, 01/13/20, 3:30 pm, 110 Senate Building
2019-08-16SenateReferred to Infrastructure and Security; Appropriations Subcommittee on Education; Appropriations

Same As/Similar To

H23 (Same As) 2020-03-09 - Laid on Table - Companion bill(s) CS/CS/SB 70 passed

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
100607Amended CodeSee Bill Text

Florida State Sources

Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2020/70/Vote/SenateVote_s00070e1015.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2020/70/Vote/HouseVote_s00070e2640.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2020/70/Vote/SenateVote_s00070e2020.PDF

Bill Comments