FL S1246 | 2015 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (? 2-1)
Status: Introduced on February 24 2015 - 25% progression
Action: 2015-05-01 - Died on Calendar
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [HTML]


Requiring the Department of Economic Opportunity, in consultation with other organizations, to create the Florida Unique Abilities Partner program; requiring the department, in consultation with the disability community, to develop a logo for business entities designated as Florida Unique Abilities Program Partners; requiring the department to adopt guidelines and requirements for use of the logo; requiring the department to maintain a website with specified information; requiring the department and CareerSource Florida, Inc., to identify employment opportunities posted by employers that receive the Florida Unique Abilities Partner designation on the workforce information system; providing report requirements, etc.

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2015-05-01SenateDied on Calendar
2015-03-31SenateCS/CS by Fiscal Policy read 1st time
2015-03-27SenatePlaced on Calendar, on 2nd reading
2015-03-26SenatePending reference review -under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2015-03-26SenateCS/CS by- Fiscal Policy; YEAS 8 NAYS 0
2015-03-23SenateOn Committee agenda-- Fiscal Policy, 03/26/15, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building
2015-03-23SenateNow in Fiscal Policy
2015-03-19SenateSubcommittee Recommendation: CS/CS by Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Tourism, and Economic Development; YEAS 8 NAYS 0
2015-03-17SenateCS by Commerce and Tourism read 1st time
2015-03-16SenateOn Committee agenda-- Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Tourism, and Economic Development, 03/19/15, 9:30 am, 301 Senate Office Building
2015-03-12SenateNow in Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Tourism, and Economic Development
2015-03-11SenatePending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2015-03-10SenateCS by Commerce and Tourism; YEAS 6 NAYS 0
2015-03-05SenateOn Committee agenda-- Commerce and Tourism, 03/10/15, 10:00 am, 110 Senate Office Building
2015-03-02SenateReferred to Commerce and Tourism; Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Tourism, and Economic Development; Fiscal Policy

Same As/Similar To

H7099 (Similar To) 2015-04-28 - Died on Calendar
S7022 (Similar To) 2015-04-28 - Died in Messages

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