FL S0314 | 2023 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Failed on May 5 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-05-05 - Died in Community Affairs
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [HTML]


Requiring an employing agency of a first responder to pay for licensed counseling for certain first responders; providing that such counseling is in addition to and separate from any benefits provided to the first responder; prohibiting the employing agency from requiring the first responder to use specified leave for such counseling under certain circumstances; requiring an employing agency of a correctional officer or a correctional probation officer to pay for licensed counseling for such officers under certain circumstances; providing that payment by the employing agency for such counseling does not create a presumption of a compensable occupational disease, etc.

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Licensed Counseling for First Responders, Correctional Officers, and Correctional Probation Officers


Roll Calls

2023-02-21 - Senate - Senate Governmental Oversight and Accountability (Y: 8 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2023-05-05SenateDied in Community Affairs
2023-03-07SenateCS by Governmental Oversight and Accountability read 1st time
2023-02-23SenateNow in Community Affairs
2023-02-22SenatePending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2023-02-21SenateCS by Governmental Oversight and Accountability; YEAS 8 NAYS 0
2023-02-13SenateOn Committee agenda-- Governmental Oversight and Accountability, 02/21/23, 3:30 pm, 37 Senate Building
2023-01-26SenateReferred to Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Community Affairs; Fiscal Policy

Same As/Similar To

H169 (Same As) 2023-05-05 - Died in Constitutional Rights, Rule of Law & Government Operations Subcommittee

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
1121815Amended CodeSee Bill Text
11218155Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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Bill Comments