FL S0520 | 2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Introduced on October 12 2017 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2018-03-02 - Laid on Table, refer to HB 7059
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [HTML]


Requiring an applicant for licensure as an optometrist to submit proof to the Department of Health that she or he meets certain requirements; providing that an applicant must pass the licensure examination within a specified timeframe as a condition of licensure as an optometrist and certification to administer and prescribe ocular pharmaceutical agents, etc.

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2018-03-02SenateLaid on Table, refer to HB 7059
2018-03-02SenateSubstituted HB 7059
2018-03-02SenateRead 2nd time
2018-03-01SenateCS/CS by Rules read 1st time
2018-03-01SenatePlaced on Special Order Calendar, 03/02/18
2018-03-01SenatePlaced on Calendar, on 2nd reading
2018-03-01SenatePending reference review -under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2018-03-01SenateCS/CS by- Rules; YEAS 13 NAYS 0
2018-02-28SenateOn Committee agenda-- Rules, 03/01/18, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building
2018-02-21SenateOn Committee agenda-- Rules, 02/26/18, 2:30 pm, 412 Knott Building --Not Considered
2018-01-25SenateNow in Rules
2018-01-24SenateFavorable by Appropriations; YEAS 19 NAYS 0
2018-01-19SenateOn Committee agenda-- Appropriations, 01/24/18, 2:00 pm, 412 Knott Building
2018-01-09SenateCS by Health Policy read 1st time
2017-12-13SenateNow in Appropriations
2017-12-06SenatePending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2017-12-05SenateCS by Health Policy; YEAS 8 NAYS 0
2017-11-27SenateOn Committee agenda-- Health Policy, 12/05/17, 10:00 am, 412 Knott Building
2017-10-26SenateReferred to Health Policy; Appropriations; Rules

Same As/Similar To

H7059 (Similar To) 2018-03-22 - Chapter No. 2018-78
H1047 (Similar To) 2018-03-10 - Died on Calendar
S1486 (Similar To) 2018-03-10 - Died in Rules

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
4630057Amended CodeSee Bill Text
463006Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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