FL S1596 | 2023 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Introduced on March 3 2023 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2023-05-03 - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 1471 (Ch. 2023-307)
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [HTML]


Revising the rights of residents of nursing home facilities; providing additional disqualifying offenses for purposes of background screening of employees of certain health care providers; creating a cause of action for ex parte injunctive relief against continued unlicensed activity relating to health care provider facilities; authorizing the Agency for Health Care Administration to petition the court for such injunctive relief; providing for ex parte temporary injunctive relief under certain circumstances, etc.

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Roll Calls

2023-04-19 - Senate - Senate Rules (Y: 18 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2023-04-04 - Senate - Senate Children, Families, and Elder Affairs (Y: 8 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-03-27 - Senate - Senate Health Policy (Y: 12 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2023-05-03SenateLaid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 1471 (Ch. 2023-307)
2023-05-03SenateSubstituted CS/CS/HB 1471
2023-05-03SenateRead 2nd time
2023-05-02SenateRetained on Special Order Calendar
2023-05-01SenateRetained on Special Order Calendar
2023-04-28SenateRetained on Special Order Calendar
2023-04-25SenatePlaced on Special Order Calendar, 04/28/23
2023-04-20SenatePlaced on Calendar, on 2nd reading
2023-04-19SenateFavorable by- Rules; YEAS 18 NAYS 0
2023-04-14SenateOn Committee agenda-- Rules, 04/19/23, 8:30 am, 412 Knott Building
2023-04-05SenateNow in Rules
2023-04-04SenateFavorable by Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; YEAS 8 NAYS 0
2023-03-30SenateOn Committee agenda-- Children, Families, and Elder Affairs, 04/04/23, 11:00 am, 37 Senate Building
2023-03-29SenateCS by Health Policy read 1st time
2023-03-29SenateNow in Children, Families, and Elder Affairs
2023-03-29SenatePending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2023-03-27SenateCS by Health Policy; YEAS 12 NAYS 0
2023-03-22SenateOn Committee agenda-- Health Policy, 03/27/23, 3:00 pm, 412 Knott Building
2023-03-09SenateReferred to Health Policy; Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Rules

Same As/Similar To

H1471 (Similar To) 2023-06-29 - Chapter No. 2023-307
S412 (Similar To) 2023-05-05 - Died in Health Policy, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 1471 (Ch. 2023-307)

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
400022Amended CodeSee Bill Text
408809Amended CodeSee Bill Text
408812Amended CodeSee Bill Text
43504Amended CodeSee Bill Text
458328Amended CodeSee Bill Text
4590138Amended CodeSee Bill Text

Florida State Sources

Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2023/1596/Vote/2023-03-27%200300PM~S01596%20Vote%20Record.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2023/1596/Vote/2023-04-04%201100AM~S01596%20Vote%20Record.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2023/1596/Vote/2023-04-19%200830AM~S01596%20Vote%20Record.PDF

Bill Comments