FL S0646 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-1)
Status: Failed on May 3 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-05-03 - Died in Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [HTML]


Specifying the rights of children and young adults in out-of-home care; requiring the Florida Children's Ombudsman to serve as an autonomous entity within the department for certain purposes; requiring that a case plan be developed in a face-to-face conference with a caregiver of a child under certain circumstances; requiring a caseworker to provide information about subsidies provided by early learning coalitions to caregivers of certain children; providing additional requirements for the licensure and operation of family foster homes, residential child-caring agencies, and child-placing agencies, etc.

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Child Welfare



2019-05-03SenateDied in Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services
2019-05-03SenateIndefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
2019-04-04SenateOn Committee agenda-- Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services, 04/04/19, 12:30 pm, 412 Knott Building --Not Considered
2019-03-07SenateCS by Children, Families, and Elder Affairs read 1st time
2019-03-07SenateNow in Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services
2019-03-05SenatePending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2019-03-04SenateCS by Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; YEAS 6 NAYS 0
2019-02-25SenateOn Committee agenda-- Children, Families, and Elder Affairs, 03/04/19, 3:30 pm, 301 Senate Building
2019-02-15SenateReferred to Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services; Appropriations

Same As/Similar To

H823 (Same As) 2019-05-03 - Died in Health and Human Services Committee

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ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
394085Amended CodeSee Bill Text
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409988Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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