FL S1120 | 2021 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on July 6 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-07-06 - Chapter No. 2021-185
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]


Prohibiting certain telephonic sales calls without the prior express written consent of the called party; removing provisions authorizing the use of certain automated telephone dialing systems; providing a cause of action for aggrieved called parties; prohibiting a commercial telephone seller or salesperson from using automated dialing or recorded messages to make certain commercial telephone solicitation phone calls, etc.

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Telephone Solicitation


Roll Calls

2021-04-28 - House - House: Third Reading RCS#371 (Y: 115 N: 0 NV: 5 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-04-22 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RCS#28 (Y: 40 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-04-20 - Senate - Senate Rules (Y: 16 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2021-03-23 - Senate - Senate Regulated Industries (Y: 9 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-03-09 - Senate - Senate Commerce and Tourism (Y: 11 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-07-06 Chapter No. 2021-185
2021-06-29 Approved by Governor
2021-06-28 Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
2021-04-28SenateOrdered enrolled
2021-04-28HouseMessage sent to senate
2021-04-28HouseCS passed; YEAS 115, NAYS 0
2021-04-28HouseRead 3rd time
2021-04-27HouseAdded to Third Reading Calendar
2021-04-27HousePlaced on 3rd reading
2021-04-27HouseRead 2nd time
2021-04-26House1st Reading (Engrossed 1)
2021-04-26HouseBill added to Special Order Calendar (4/27/2021)
2021-04-26HouseBill referred to House Calendar
2021-04-22HouseIn Messages
2021-04-22SenateCS passed as amended; YEAS 40 NAYS 0
2021-04-22SenateRead 3rd time
2021-04-22SenateAmendment(s) adopted (826808)
2021-04-22SenateRead 2nd time
2021-04-20SenatePlaced on Special Order Calendar, 04/22/21
2021-04-20SenatePlaced on Calendar, on 2nd reading
2021-04-20SenateFavorable by- Rules; YEAS 16 NAYS 0
2021-04-15SenateOn Committee agenda-- Rules, 04/20/21, 8:30 am, 412 Knott Building
2021-03-25SenateCS by Regulated Industries read 1st time
2021-03-25SenateNow in Rules
2021-03-25SenatePending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2021-03-23SenateCS by Regulated Industries; YEAS 9 NAYS 0
2021-03-18SenateOn Committee agenda-- Regulated Industries, 03/23/21, 3:30 pm, 412 Knott Building
2021-03-10SenateNow in Regulated Industries
2021-03-09SenateFavorable by Commerce and Tourism; YEAS 11 NAYS 0
2021-03-04SenateOn Committee agenda-- Commerce and Tourism, 03/09/21, 12:30 pm, 110 Senate Building
2021-02-18SenateReferred to Commerce and Tourism; Regulated Industries; Rules

Same As/Similar To

H857 (Same As) 2021-04-30 - Died in Regulatory Reform Subcommittee
H1307 (Similar To) 2021-04-27 - Laid on Table; companion bill(s) passed, see CS/SB 1120 (Ch. 2021-185)
S1682 (Similar To) 2021-04-30 - Died in Regulated Industries, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/SB 1120 (Ch. 2021-185)

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
501059Amended CodeSee Bill Text
501604Amended CodeSee Bill Text
501616Amended CodeSee Bill Text
64844Amended CodeSee Bill Text

Florida State Sources

Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2021/1120/Vote/SenateVote_s01120c1028.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2021/1120/Vote/HouseVote_s01120e1371.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2021/1120/Vote/2021-03-09%201230PM~S01120%20Vote%20Record.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2021/1120/Vote/2021-03-23%200330PM~S01120%20Vote%20Record.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2021/1120/Vote/2021-04-20%200830AM~S01120%20Vote%20Record.PDF

Bill Comments