FL S0426 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on May 3 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-05-03 - Chapter No. 2019-21
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]


Granting certain benefits to a firefighter upon receiving a diagnosis of cancer if certain conditions are met; requiring an employer to make certain disability payments to a firefighter in the event of a total and permanent disability; providing for death benefits to a firefighter's beneficiary if a firefighter dies as a result of cancer or cancer treatments; adjusting the allocation of funds to provide line-of-duty death benefits for members in the investment plan of the Florida Retirement System, etc.

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Roll Calls

2019-04-24 - House - House: Third Reading RCS#202 (Y: 116 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-04-23 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RCS#10 (Y: 38 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2019-05-03 Chapter No. 2019-21
2019-05-03 Approved by Governor
2019-04-26 Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
2019-04-24SenateOrdered enrolled
2019-04-24HouseCS passed; YEAS 116 NAYS 0
2019-04-24HouseRead 3rd time
2019-04-23HousePlaced on 3rd reading
2019-04-23HouseRead 2nd time
2019-04-23HouseSubstituted for HB 7129
2019-04-23HouseIn Messages
2019-04-23SenateCS passed as amended; YEAS 38 NAYS 0
2019-04-23SenateRead 3rd time
2019-04-23SenateAmendment(s) adopted (566368)
2019-04-23SenateRead 2nd time
2019-04-18SenatePlaced on Special Order Calendar, 04/23/19
2019-04-16SenateCS/CS by Appropriations read 1st time
2019-04-15SenatePlaced on Calendar, on 2nd reading
2019-04-15SenatePending reference review -under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2019-04-11SenateCS/CS by- Appropriations; YEAS 19 NAYS 0
2019-04-08SenateOn Committee agenda-- Appropriations, 04/11/19, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building
2019-03-07SenateCS by Community Affairs read 1st time
2019-03-07SenateNow in Appropriations
2019-03-07SenatePending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2019-03-05SenateCS by Community Affairs; YEAS 5 NAYS 0
2019-02-28SenateOn Committee agenda-- Community Affairs, 03/05/19, 2:30 pm, 301 Senate Building
2019-02-19SenateNow in Community Affairs
2019-02-19SenateFavorable by Governmental Oversight and Accountability; YEAS 4 NAYS 0
2019-02-12SenateOn Committee agenda-- Governmental Oversight and Accountability, 02/19/19, 2:30 pm, 301 Senate Building
2019-02-01SenateReferred to Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Community Affairs; Appropriations

Same As/Similar To

H857 (Same As) 2019-05-03 - Died in Oversight, Transparency and Public Management Subcommittee, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/SB 426 (Ch. 2019-21)
S784 (Similar To) 2019-05-03 - Died in Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture, Environment, and General Government, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/SB 426 (Ch. 2019-21)
H7129 (Same As) 2019-04-23 - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/SB 426 (Ch. 2019-21)

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
1121816Amended CodeSee Bill Text
121735Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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