FL S1898 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 2-0)
Status: Introduced on February 26 2021 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2021-04-26 - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 7011 (Ch. 2021-9), CS/CS/HB 419 (Ch. 2021-10), CS/HB 1159 (Ch. 2021-228)
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Revising and providing duties for the Just Read, Florida! Office within the Department of Education; requiring the Department of Education, in consultation with the Office of Early Learning, to implement a coordinated screening and progress monitoring system for students in the Voluntary Prekindergarten Education Program through grade 8; requiring certain students to participate in a certain coordinated screening and progress monitoring system; creating the "Reading Achievement Initiative for Scholastic Excellence Act", etc.

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Roll Calls

2021-04-15 - Senate - Senate Appropriations (Y: 20 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-03-24 - Senate - Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Education (Y: 8 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2021-03-16 - Senate - Senate Education (Y: 9 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2021-04-26SenateLaid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 7011 (Ch. 2021-9), CS/CS/HB 419 (Ch. 2021-10), CS/HB 1159 (Ch. 2021-228)
2021-04-26SenateSubstituted CS/HB 7011
2021-04-26SenateRead 2nd time
2021-04-22SenatePlaced on Special Order Calendar, 04/26/21
2021-04-16SenatePlaced on Calendar, on 2nd reading
2021-04-15SenateFavorable by- Appropriations; YEAS 20 NAYS 0
2021-04-14SenateOn Committee agenda-- Appropriations, 04/19/21, 10:00 am, 412 Knott Building
2021-04-12SenateOn Committee agenda-- Appropriations, 04/15/21, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building
2021-03-25SenateNow in Appropriations
2021-03-24SenateSubcommittee Recommendation: Favorable by Appropriations Subcommittee on Education; YEAS 8 NAYS 0
2021-03-19SenateOn Committee agenda-- Appropriations Subcommittee on Education, 03/24/21, 4:30 pm, 412 Knott Building
2021-03-18SenateOn Committee agenda-- Appropriations Subcommittee on Education, 03/23/21, 10:30 am, 412 Knott Building --Temporarily Postponed
2021-03-16SenateNow in Appropriations Subcommittee on Education
2021-03-16SenateFavorable by Education; YEAS 9 NAYS 0
2021-03-11SenateOn Committee agenda-- Education, 03/16/21, 12:30 pm, 412 Knott Building
2021-03-04SenateReferred to Education; Appropriations Subcommittee on Education; Appropriations

Same As/Similar To

H419 (Similar To) 2021-05-06 - Chapter No. 2021-10
H1159 (Similar To) 2021-07-06 - Chapter No. 2021-228; companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 7011 (Ch. 2021-9), CS/CS/SB 1028 (Ch. 2021-35)
S934 (Similar To) 2021-04-26 - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 1159 (Ch. 2021-228), CS/HB 7011 (Ch. 2021-9), CS/CS/SB 1028 (Ch. 2021-35)
S1282 (Similar To) 2021-04-26 - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 419 (Ch. 2021-10), CS/HB 7011 (Ch. 2021-9)
H7011 (Similar To) 2021-05-06 - Chapter No. 2021-9

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Florida State Sources

Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2021/1898/Vote/2021-03-16%201230PM~S01898%20Vote%20Record.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2021/1898/Vote/2021-03-24%200430PM~S01898%20Vote%20Record.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2021/1898/Vote/2021-04-15%200900AM~S01898%20Vote%20Record.PDF

Bill Comments