FL S0568 | 2018 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on March 21 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-03-21 - Chapter No. 2018-23
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]


Revising the definition of the term "telephonic sales call" to include voicemail transmissions; prohibiting the transmission of voicemails to specified persons who communicate to a telephone solicitor that they would not like to receive certain voicemail solicitations or requests for donations, etc.

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Telephone Solicitation


Roll Calls

2018-02-14 - House - House: Third Reading RCS#619 (Y: 109 N: 0 NV: 8 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-01-31 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RCS#11 (Y: 38 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2018-03-21 Chapter No. 2018-23
2018-03-19 Approved by Governor
2018-03-12 Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
2018-02-20SenateOrdered enrolled
2018-02-14HouseCS passed; YEAS 109 NAYS 0
2018-02-14HouseRead 3rd time
2018-02-14HouseRead 2nd time
2018-02-14HouseSubstituted for CS/CS/HB 315
2018-02-08HousePlaced on Special Order Calendar, 02/14/18
2018-02-08HouseReferred to Calendar
2018-02-01HouseIn Messages
2018-01-31SenateCS passed as amended; YEAS 38 NAYS 0
2018-01-31SenateRead 3rd time
2018-01-24SenatePlaced on 3rd reading
2018-01-24SenateOrdered engrossed
2018-01-24SenateAmendment(s) adopted (752890)
2018-01-24SenateRead 2nd time
2018-01-22SenatePlaced on Special Order Calendar, 01/24/18
2018-01-16SenatePlaced on Calendar, on 2nd reading
2018-01-11SenateCS/CS by Rules read 1st time
2018-01-11SenatePending reference review -under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2018-01-11SenateCS/CS by- Rules; YEAS 11 NAYS 0
2018-01-09SenateCS by Commerce and Tourism read 1st time
2018-01-08SenateOn Committee agenda-- Rules, 01/11/18, 9:00 am, 110 Senate Office Building
2017-11-17SenateNow in Rules
2017-11-14SenatePending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2017-11-13SenateCS by Commerce and Tourism; YEAS 7 NAYS 0
2017-11-06SenateOn Committee agenda-- Commerce and Tourism, 11/13/17, 4:00 pm, 110 Senate Office Building
2017-11-02SenateReferred to Commerce and Tourism; Rules

Same As/Similar To

H315 (Same As) 2018-02-14 - Laid on Table, refer to CS/CS/SB 568
S740 (Similar To) 2018-03-26 - Chapter No. 2018-84
H553 (Similar To) 2018-03-06 - Laid on Table, refer to CS/CS/SB 740

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
501059Amended CodeSee Bill Text

Florida State Sources

Roll Callhttp://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2018/568/Vote/SenateVote_s00568e1011.PDF
Roll Callhttp://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2018/568/Vote/HouseVote_s00568e1619.PDF

Bill Comments