FL S0376 | 2018 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on March 28 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-03-28 - Chapter No. 2018-124
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]


Providing that, under certain circumstances, posttraumatic stress disorder suffered by a first responder is an occupational disease compensable by workers' compensation benefits; specifying that benefits do not require a physical injury and are not subject to certain apportionment or limitations, etc.

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Workers' Compensation Benefits for First Responders


Roll Calls

2018-03-05 - House - House: Third Reading RCS#807 (Y: 114 N: 0 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-03-03 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RCS#2 (Y: 33 N: 0 NV: 5 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2018-03-28 Chapter No. 2018-124
2018-03-27 Approved by Governor
2018-03-12 Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
2018-03-05SenateOrdered enrolled
2018-03-05HouseCS passed; YEAS 114 NAYS 0
2018-03-05HouseRead 3rd time
2018-03-05HouseRead 2nd time
2018-03-05HouseSubstituted for CS/CS/CS/HB 227
2018-03-04HouseReferred to Calendar
2018-03-03HouseIn Messages
2018-03-03SenateCS passed; YEAS 33 NAYS 0
2018-03-03SenateRead 3rd time
2018-03-02SenatePlaced on 3rd reading
2018-03-02SenateRead 2nd time
2018-03-01SenatePlaced on Special Order Calendar, 03/02/18
2018-03-01SenatePlaced on Calendar, on 2nd reading
2018-03-01SenateFavorable by- Rules; YEAS 12 NAYS 0
2018-02-28SenateCS/CS by Appropriations read 1st time
2018-02-28SenateOn Committee agenda-- Rules, 03/01/18, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building
2018-02-28SenateNow in Rules
2018-02-28SenatePending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2018-02-27SenateCS/CS by Appropriations; YEAS 20 NAYS 0
2018-02-22SenateOn Committee agenda-- Appropriations, 02/27/18, 11:00 am, 412 Knott Building
2018-01-17SenateNow in Appropriations
2018-01-16SenateFavorable by Commerce and Tourism; YEAS 8 NAYS 0
2018-01-11SenateOn Committee agenda-- Commerce and Tourism, 01/16/18, 1:30 pm, 110 Senate Office Building
2018-01-09SenateCS by Banking and Insurance read 1st time
2017-12-13SenateNow in Commerce and Tourism
2017-12-07SenatePending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2017-12-05SenateCS by Banking and Insurance; YEAS 10 NAYS 0
2017-11-27SenateOn Committee agenda-- Banking and Insurance, 12/05/17, 10:00 am, 110 Senate Office Building
2017-10-25SenateReferred to Banking and Insurance; Commerce and Tourism; Appropriations; Rules

Same As/Similar To

S126 (Similar To) 2018-03-10 - Died in Banking and Insurance
H227 (Same As) 2018-03-05 - Laid on Table, refer to CS/CS/SB 376
H629 (Similar To) 2018-03-10 - Died in Oversight, Transparency and Administration Subcommittee

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
1121815Amended CodeSee Bill Text
440093Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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