FL Legislation | 2011 | Regular Session

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S0014IntroCompensates Dennis Darling, Sr., and Wendy Smith for the loss of their son, Devaughn Darling, whose death occurred while he was engaged in football preseason training on the Florida State University campus. Provides a limitation on the payment of fee...
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
H0239EngrossDirects DEP to publish notice of proposed rulemaking by specified date to revise certain criteria for state's waterbodies; prohibits implementation of certain federal numeric nutrient water quality criteria rules by DEP, water management districts, &...
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
S0856IntroProvides for the Board of Governors of The Florida Bar rather than the Governor to appoint members of judicial nominating commissions. Requires that each judicial nominating commission satisfy certain prerequisites for racial and gender diversity. Pr...
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
H1033IntroProvides for former justice or judge to be qualified to serve as retired justice or judge under certain conditions; provides circumstances under which such justice or judge may not serve as retired justice or judge; exempts retired judges consenting ...
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
S1926IntroCreates the State Employee Bonus Initiative, an online state employee suggestion program for reducing the cost of state government. Provides duties of the Legislative Budget Commission relating to the program, including creating and maintaining a pro...
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
H1275IntroRevises criteria for designation of enterprise zones; deletes pervasive poverty from such criteria; revises maximum number of enterprise zones authorized; revises requirements for contents of enterprise zone strategic plans; authorizes Lake County to...
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
H1145EngrossProvides that greyhound permitholder shall not be required to conduct minimum number of live performances; revises provisions relating to applications, converted permits & tax credits, tax exemptions or license fee credits, greyhound racing purses, i...
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
H0367IntroProhibits insurers from requiring contracted health care practitioners to accept terms in other contracts between prepaid limited health service organizations & providers of limited health care services; prohibits contracts between health insurers & ...
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
H0091EngrossDesignates act "911 Good Samaritan Act"; provides that person acting in good faith who seeks medical assistance for someone experiencing drug-related overdose may not be charged with specified offenses; provides that person who experiences drug-relat...
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
S0706IntroProposes an amendment to the State Constitution to disqualify a person who is convicted of a felony from voting only while the person is incarcerated.
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
H0817IntroAuthorizes governmental units that regulate operation of taxis to create private property right in license to operate taxi; provides for transfer of such property right.
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
S1314EnrollDefines the term "lease or lease-purchase of equipment." Requires that specified information relating to certain contracts be included in an agency's legislative budget request. Requires certain state contracts to identify the appropriation that fund...
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2011-05-07
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H1131IntroCreates "Haile Brockington Act"; requires vehicles used by child care facilities & large family child care homes to be equipped with alarm system that prompts driver to inspect vehicle for children before exiting vehicle; requires DCFS to adopt rules...
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
S1796IntroRequires a property appraiser to consider sales completed during a specified period after the assessment date in determining just valuation of real property under certain circumstances.
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
S0082IntroEliminates provisions directing the Department of Health to create and administer a statewide septic tank evaluation program. Eliminates procedures and criteria for the evaluation program. Eliminates provisions authorizing the department to collect a...
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
H0171IntroExpands definition of term "veteran" for purposes of construction of Florida Statutes; provides educational opportunity at state expense for dependent children of military personnel who die or suffer certain disability in specified military operation...
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
S0248EngrossCreates a process for the Office of Tourism, Trade, and Economic Development to waive any or all job or wage eligibility requirements under certain circumstances when in the best interest of the public. Waives the requirement that a facility located ...
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
S1278IntroDeletes provisions relating to the College-Level Academic Skills Test (CLAST) and authorized examinations that demonstrate mastery of certain academic competencies. Deletes provisions relating to the CLAST.
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
S1376IntroProvides a credit against the corporate income tax for employment of a person previously convicted of a felony. Provides requirements to receive the credit. Provides exceptions for certain felons.
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
S1906IntroProposes an amendment to the State Constitution to authorize counties and municipalities to freeze the assessed value of the homesteads of certain low-income senior citizens.
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
S1990EngrossRatifies a specified rule for the sole and exclusive purpose of satisfying any condition on effectiveness established by a provision, which requires ratification of any rule that meets any of the specified thresholds that may likely have an adverse i...
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
S0528IntroCreates the Department of Health and Human Services. Provides for appointment of a Secretary of Health and Human Services by the Governor. Establishes regions for the administration of program services. Establishes program divisions within each regio...
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
H0389EngrossProvides for entity created by special act, local ordinance, or interlocal agreement of county or municipality to receive certain reduced or waived permit processing fees for projects that serve public purpose; requires DEP to initiate rulemaking to ...
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
S2070IntroAmends chapter 2004-414, Laws of Florida, as amended, which relates to projects for which payment and performance bonds may be waived for the construction of a public building, for the prosecution and completion of a public work, or for repairs on a ...
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
H1343IntroExpands definition of term "blighted area" to include land previously used as military facility.
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
S1636IntroProhibits a farm owner or operator from tethering or confining certain specified covered farm animals in a specified manner. Provides exceptions. Authorizes the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services or the Attorney General to bring a civil ...
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
S2222IntroProvides for the relief of Ronnie Lopez and Robert Guzman, individually and as Co-Personal Representatives of the Estate of Ana-Yency Velasquez, deceased, and for Ronnie Lopez, Jr., Ashley Lorena Lopez-Velasquez, and Steven Robert Guzman, minor child...
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
S0020IntroCompensates the Estate of Dr. Sherrill Lynn Aversa for Dr. Aversa's death as a result of the negligence of the Department of Transportation. Requires the Executive Office of the Governor to establish spending authority from unappropriated trust fund ...
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
H1429IntroUrges Congress to submit repeal amendment to United States Constitution to states for ratification.
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
S1818IntroRevises the findings and declarations of necessity of the act to emphasize the importance of the economic activities in counties and municipalities to the economy of this state. Provides that the purposes of the act may be accomplished by legislation...
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
S1714IntroDiscontinues policy discounts relating to the Citizens Property Insurance Corporation after a certain date. Directs the corporation to provide coverage to certain excluded residential structures but at rates deemed appropriate by the corporation. Pro...
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
S1126IntroRemoves a provision allowing the purchase of works of art produced by artists or craftspersons who are not from Florida.
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
S0644IntroProhibits the use of a cellular telephone while operating a motor vehicle except when using a headset or hands-free device. Provides exemptions. Provides a penalty. Provides for enforcement only as a secondary offense.
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
H0175IntroProvides for selection & placement of barbering interns; requires school of barbering or barbering program to provide written notice to Barbers' Board regarding internship sponsor & barbering intern; provides requirements & duties of internship spons...
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
S1550IntroSpecifies criteria for students who are eligible to participate in the program. Identifies certain students who may not participate in the program. Provides that a parent may direct a financial institution trustee of his or her child's account to use...
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
H9021IntroExpresses Florida's deepest sympathies for & continuing solidarity with Japan in wake of country's recent disaster.
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
H0467EngrossExempts certain entities providing services solely to Medicaid recipients under Medicaid contract from being subject to premium tax imposed on premiums, contributions, & assessments received by prepaid limited health service organizations; provides f...
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
S1528IntroClarifies a provision requiring that a secondhand dealer deliver a transaction form to the appropriate law enforcement official. Requires that a secondary metals recycler complete a transaction form and transmit it to the appropriate law enforcement ...
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
H0053IntroProvides for relief of Ashraf Kamel & Marguerite Dimitri by Palm Beach County School Board; provides for appropriation to compensate them for wrongful death of their minor child, Jean A. Pierre Kamel, as result of negligence of school board; provides...
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
S1172IntroDesignates Deputy Hal P. Croft and Deputy Ronald Jackson Memorial Highway in Union County and designates Deputy Jack A. Romeis Road in Alachua County. Directs the Department of Transportation to erect suitable markers.
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
H0971IntroProhibits smoking in motor vehicle in which certain minors are passengers.
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
S1924IntroProvides certain medical schools with sovereign immunity protection while their employees and students provide services to public health trust patients at certain hospitals and health care facilities.
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
S0584EngrossRequires applicants to apply for a temporary permit upon forms prepared and furnished by the Department of Health in accordance with the Board of Massage Therapy's rules. Authorizes the Board of Massage Therapy to issue temporary permits to applicant...
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
H0145IntroDesignates act "Florida Safe Harbor Act"; provides legislative intent & goals; provides for presumption that placement of child alleged to have been sexually exploited in short-term safe house is necessary; provides requirements for findings in shelt...
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
H0955IntroProvides alternative requirement for DOR to distribute certain sales tax proceeds to certain performing arts centers rather than to certain sports franchise facilities; provides for construction; provides limitation; requires OTTED to screen applican...
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
H1341IntroRevises statewide student assessment program beginning with 2015-2016 school year; discontinues use of FCAT; requires use of subject area assessments in grades 3 through 5, subject area assessments & end-of-course assessments in grades 6 through 12, ...
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
H1055IntroAmends provisions relating to site selection of community residential homes; revises definition of "community residential home" & defines "sober house transitional living home"; requires supervision of residents of such home; requires sober house tra...
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
S1638IntroProvides for the transfer of certain sales tax revenues from the General Revenue Fund to the Revenue Sharing Trust Fund for Counties. Authorizes a county to designate certain time periods to hold special events designed to enhance tourism. Provides f...
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
H0795IntroProvides that certain children under age of 1 may participate in Medikids program; requires that children who are eligible for Kidcare be offered opportunity to be made presumptively eligible; provides that children who are eligible for state-sponsor...
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
H7117IntroRepeals provisions providing that county sheriff serve as executive officer of circuit court; removes provision requiring sheriff to perform duties of executive officer of county court.
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2011-05-07
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
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