Florida Senator Bobby Powell [D]

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FLS1460IntroRevising the criteria for hospitals to be included on the state list of stroke centers by the Agency for Health Care Administration; revising provisions relating to the statewide stroke registry to conform to changes made by the act; revising provisi...
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2019-03-19
Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
FLS0838IntroProviding an exemption from public records requirements for petitions for voluntary and involuntary admission for mental health treatment, court orders, related records, and personal identifying information regarding persons seeking mental health tre...
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2019-03-14
CS by Children, Families, and Elder Affairs read 1st time
FLS0196IntroProviding term limits for the Public Counsel; requiring the Committee on Public Counsel Oversight to receive applications, conduct interviews, and appoint a Public Counsel by a specified date every 4 years; providing for the filling of vacancies, etc...
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2019-03-14
[Hearing: Mar 19 @ 4:00 pm]
To Senate Innovation, Industry, and Technology Committee
FLS0682PassExpressing solidarity with the people of Venezuela in their pursuit of a strong and stable democratic government under which they may enjoy the political freedoms and economic security that are the hallmarks of democracy, etc.
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2019-03-14
Adopted
FLS1556IntroRepealing a provision relating to defamation by falsely and maliciously imputing to a woman her want of chastity; repealing a provision relating to punishment for making certain derogatory statements concerning banks and building and loan association...
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2019-03-13
To Senate Judiciary Committee
FLS1724IntroRevising the duties of the district school boards relating to student discipline and school safety; requiring school districts to adopt standards for intervention, rather than a code of student conduct, which include specified requirements; requiring...
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2019-03-13
To Senate Education Committee
FLS1644IntroCreating the "Florida Instructional Personnel Fair Pay Act" and "Florida Educational Support Employees Fair Pay Act"; requiring the Legislature to fund the Florida Education Finance Program at a level that ensures that instructional personnel and edu...
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2019-03-13
To Senate Education Committee
FLS1786IntroCreating the Florida Working Families Tax Rebate Program within the Department of Revenue; granting specified people and households certain state funds if they received a tax credit under the Federal Earned Income Tax Credit program; specifying crite...
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2019-03-13
To Senate Commerce And Tourism Committee
FLS0498IntroProhibiting a person from committing or attempting to commit certain acts to influence firesafety inspectors, etc.
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2019-03-12
To Senate Rules Committee
FLS0840IntroCreating the "Florida Internship Tax Credit Program"; providing a corporate income tax credit up to a specified amount for a qualified business that hires employees who have completed specified internships; limiting the amount of the tax credit which...
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2019-03-11
Pending withdrawal
FLS0462IntroProviding that a person who acquires for value a lien on property during the course of specified legal actions takes such lien free of claims in certain circumstances; specifying the effect of a valid, recorded notice of lis pendens in certain circum...
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2019-03-07
CS/CS by Community Affairs read 1st time
FLS0804IntroRequesting Congress to take appropriate actions to assist in the delivery of humanitarian assistance, to continue and intensify financial sanctions against the regime of Nicolăs Maduro and the Government of Venezuela, and to instruct appropriate...
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2019-03-07
CS by Judiciary read 1st time
FLS0836IntroCreating an exemption from public records requirements for certain information of a person using a public shelter during an emergency; providing retroactive application of the exemption; providing for future legislative review and repeal of the exemp...
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2019-03-05
To Senate Infrastructure and Security Committee
FLS0876IntroAuthorizing a child transferred to adult court under certain provisions, or the child's defense counsel, to request in writing a hearing for a certain determination; requiring a judge to conduct the hearing within a certain timeframe after the filing...
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2019-03-05
To Senate Criminal Justice Committee
FLS0850IntroDeleting provisions under which a state attorney either must request a court to transfer and certify children of certain ages who commit specified crimes for prosecution as adults or must provide written reasons to the court for not making such a req...
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2019-03-05
To Senate Criminal Justice Committee
FLS0870IntroProhibiting the holding in a jail or other facility intended or used for the detention of adults of a child awaiting trial who is treated as an adult for purposes of criminal prosecution; providing an exception; providing a requirement and a prohibit...
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2019-03-05
To Senate Criminal Justice Committee
FLS0912IntroCreating the committee adjunct to the Department of State for specified purposes; specifying the membership of the committee; requiring each state agency to designate a census coordinator, etc.
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2019-03-05
To Senate Ethics and Elections Committee
FLS0438IntroCiting this act as the "Florida Inclusive Workforce Act"; revising the purposes of the Florida Civil Rights Act of 1992 to conform to changes made by the act; revising provisions regarding remedies for unlawful discrimination to include discriminatio...
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2019-03-05
To Senate Governmental Oversight and Accountability Committee
FLS0946IntroProhibiting employers from excluding applicants from an initial interview for employment under certain conditions; requiring the Department of Economic Opportunity to enforce the act, etc.
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2019-03-05
To Senate Commerce And Tourism Committee
FLS0976IntroCreating the "Care for Retired Law Enforcement Dogs Program Act"; requiring the Department of Law Enforcement to contract with a corporation not for profit to administer and manage the program; providing requirements for the disbursement of funds for...
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2019-03-05
To Senate Appropriations Committee
FLS1062IntroCreating a fee for a certain specialty license plate, etc.
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2019-03-05
To Senate Infrastructure and Security Committee
FLS1060IntroDirecting the Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles to develop a Palm Beach Zoo and Conservation Society license plate, etc.
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2019-03-05
To Senate Infrastructure and Security Committee
FLS1230IntroUrging Congress to call a convention under Article V of the Constitution of the United States for the exclusive purpose of proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to permanently restore free and fair elections in the United St...
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2019-03-05
To Senate Ethics and Elections Committee
FLS1326IntroRequiring certain women inmates within the state and county correctional systems who have newborn children to be allowed specified visitation and physical touch privileges with their newborn children; authorizing the Department of Corrections to adop...
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2019-03-05
To Senate Criminal Justice Committee
FLS1408IntroRenaming the Florida Enterprise Zone Act as the Florida Opportunity Zone Act; providing an approval procedure allowing certain opportunity zones to receive certain state incentives; requiring a county or municipality to create an opportunity zone dev...
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2019-03-05
To Senate Commerce And Tourism Committee
FLS1386IntroRevising the deadline by which a person who casts a provisional ballot must submit any written evidence that supports his or her eligibility to vote; requiring the supervisor of elections to provide an option to allow electors to receive certain noti...
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2019-03-05
To Senate Ethics and Elections Committee
FLS1418IntroRequiring a court to appoint a public guardian for a person who is subject to a petition for involuntary services under certain circumstances; requiring the administrator of a receiving facility to file a petition for voluntary placement within a spe...
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2019-03-05
To Senate Children, Families, and Elder Affairs Committee
FLS1424IntroRenaming the Florida Advisory Council on Small and Minority Business Development; establishing the Florida Microfinancing Tax Credit Program; requiring the Department of Revenue, the Department of Management Services, and the council to develop a coo...
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2019-03-05
To Senate Commerce And Tourism Committee
FLS0430IntroCiting this act as the "Florida Competitive Workforce Act"; adding sexual orientation and gender identity as impermissible grounds for discrimination in public lodging establishments and public food service establishments; providing an exception for ...
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2019-03-05
To Senate Governmental Oversight and Accountability Committee
FLS1228IntroRecognizing April 18, 2019, as "FAMU Day" in Florida, etc.
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2019-02-19
Filed
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