Florida Senator Bobby Powell [D]

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FLS0226Intro

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Citing this act as the "Care for Retired Law Enforcement Dogs Program Act"; creating the Care for Retired Law Enforcement Dogs Program within the Department of Law Enforcement; requiring the department to contract with a nonprofit corporation to admi...
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2021-10-25
[Hearing: Nov 2 @ 12:30 pm]
To Senate Criminal Justice Committee
FLS0470Intro

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Authorizing the issuance of civil citations for the possession of 20 grams or less of cannabis and the possession of drug paraphernalia used in connection with the consumption of cannabis; providing for civil fines; providing for community service in...
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2021-10-21
To Senate Judiciary Committee
FLS0464Intro

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Providing that Florida releasees and county and municipal prisoners who receive funds in the form of payment instruments upon their release may not be charged a fee for cashing the instruments at specified businesses, etc.
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2021-10-21
To Senate Criminal Justice Committee
FLS0392Intro

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Proposing an amendment to the State Constitution to prohibit slavery and involuntary servitude, etc.
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2021-10-13
To Senate Judiciary Committee
FLS0414Intro

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Requiring the Board of Nursing, in consultation with the Agency for Health Care Administration, to develop a program to train and certify family caregivers as certified nursing assistants for a specified purpose; authorizing family caregivers who com...
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2021-10-13
To Senate Health Policy Committee
FLS1120PassProhibiting certain telephonic sales calls without the prior express written consent of the called party; removing provisions authorizing the use of certain automated telephone dialing systems; providing a cause of action for aggrieved called parties...
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2021-07-06
Chapter No. 2021-185
FLS0592FailCreating a Reemployment Assistance Ombudsman Office within the Department of Economic Opportunity; specifying that unemployment commences on the date of unemployment rather than after registering with the department; revising the circumstances under ...
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2021-04-30
Died in Commerce and Tourism
FLS0638FailProhibiting a child who has been transferred to adult court for criminal prosecution pursuant to direct file from being held in a jail or other facility used for the detention of adults before a specified hearing to determine if the child should be p...
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2021-04-30
Died in Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice
FLS0636FailProhibiting a child awaiting trial or other legal process who is treated as an adult for purposes of criminal prosecution from being held in a jail or other facility intended or used for the detention of adults; requiring the court to consider specif...
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2021-04-30
Died in Criminal Justice
FLS0640FailDeleting provisions under which a state attorney must either request a court to transfer and certify children of certain ages who commit specified crimes for prosecution as adults or provide written reasons to the court for not making such a request,...
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2021-04-30
Died in Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice
FLS0824FailModifying initial eligibility requirements for the Florida Bright Futures Scholarship Program, etc.
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2021-04-30
Died in Appropriations Subcommittee on Education
FLS0850FailRevising the elements of plans required for school district funding under the mental health assistance allocation; requiring the plans to include adoption of an interagency agreement or memorandum of understanding with a managing entity that performs...
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2021-04-30
Died in Education
FLS0868FailRequiring that no-knock search warrants only be issued in compliance with specified provisions; prohibiting the issuing of such search warrants for investigations of misdemeanor offenses; providing requirements for issuance of such warrants, etc.
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2021-04-30
Died in Judiciary
FLS0992FailProviding additional criminal history screening standards for applicants; requiring applicants to pass a psychological screening; requiring applicants to provide names of any prior law enforcement agency employers; requiring such employers in this st...
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2021-04-30
Died in Criminal Justice
FLS1192FailRequiring the Department of Law Enforcement to establish a continued employment training component relating to mental illness; requiring that the training component include instruction on the recognition of and appropriate responses to individuals ex...
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2021-04-30
Died in Appropriations
FLS1452FailProhibiting the arrest of a person younger than 10 years of age, etc.
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2021-04-30
Died in Criminal Justice, companion bill(s) passed, see HB 7051 (Ch. 2021-241)
FLS0370FailProhibiting the sale or transfer of an assault weapon or a large-capacity magazine; providing criminal penalties; prohibiting possession of an assault weapon or a large-capacity magazine; requiring certificates of possession for assault weapons or la...
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2021-04-30
Died in Judiciary
FLS1650FailRevising available sanctions for any person who fails to attend court as a juror without any sufficient excuse; restricting a court from imposing a term of imprisonment on any person who fails to attend as a juror without any sufficient excuse and is...
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2021-04-30
Died in Judiciary
FLS1646FailProhibiting employers from excluding applicants from an initial interview for employment under certain conditions; providing a civil penalty for violations of the act; requiring the Department of Economic Opportunity to enforce the act, etc.
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2021-04-30
Died in Commerce and Tourism
FLS1648FailAuthorizing local governments to waive fees associated with enforcing the Florida Building Code for costs relating to the construction of affordable housing; authorizing local governments to adopt ordinances exempting permits relating to the construc...
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2021-04-30
Died in Community Affairs
FLS1662FailRequiring the clerk of the court to transmit certified copies of the disposition of criminal history records for criminal cases disposed of before a certain date to the Department of Law Enforcement on a specified schedule; providing that transmissio...
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2021-04-30
Died in Judiciary
FLS1742FailDefining the term "serious bodily injury"; requiring certain law enforcement agencies to collect and report to the Department of Law Enforcement specified information regarding the use of deadly force; requiring the department, in consultation with s...
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2021-04-30
Died in Governmental Oversight and Accountability, companion bill(s) passed, see HB 7051 (Ch. 2021-241)
FLS1744FailRevising the types of black business enterprises eligible to receive funds under the program; requiring that the application process and the annual certification process for the program be separate and distinct processes; requiring the Department of ...
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2021-04-30
Died in Commerce and Tourism
FLS1808FailCreating the "Abandoned Property Neighborhood Relief Act"; authorizing a mortgagee or mortgage servicer to enter certain abandoned property only under specified conditions; authorizing a county or municipality to notify a mortgagee or mortgage servic...
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2021-04-30
Died in Banking and Insurance
FLS1812FailAuthorizing the regional counsel to provide pre-petition legal representation to indigent parents in certain child welfare matters; authorizing the regional counsel to initiate or appear in specified civil actions; providing a mechanism for determini...
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2021-04-30
Died in Children, Families, and Elder Affairs
FLS1810FailDesignating the "Care for Retired Law Enforcement Dogs Program Act"; creating the Care for Retired Law Enforcement Dogs Program within the Department of Law Enforcement; requiring the department to contract with a nonprofit corporation to administer ...
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2021-04-30
Died in Appropriations
FLS1878FailRequiring certain facilities to provide patients admitted for inpatient treatment or their legal representatives with an opportunity to designate a caregiver for the patient's aftercare within a specified timeframe; requiring facilities to notify a p...
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2021-04-30
Died in Health Policy
FLS1824FailExpanding an exemption from public records requirements for information furnished by a person or business to the Division of Emergency Management or a local emergency management agency to receive assistance with emergency planning to include emergenc...
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2021-04-30
Died in Rules
FLS1822FailProviding that medical directors who use paramedics to administer medical countermeasures on patients pursuant to a certain protocol are liable for the acts and omissions of such paramedics under certain circumstances; revising the definition of the ...
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2021-04-30
Died in Health Policy
FLS1820FailProhibiting an employer from taking adverse personnel action against an employee or a job applicant who is a qualified patient for his or her lawful use of medical marijuana; deleting a requirement that certain qualified physician examinations and as...
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2021-04-30
Died in Health Policy
FLS1990FailRequiring law enforcement agencies to make reports concerning law enforcement officers with revoked certifications for misconduct to a specified national registry and to screen prospective law enforcement officers against such registry, etc.
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2021-04-30
Died in Criminal Justice
FLS1940FailImposing an excise tax on recreational marijuana; providing for inflation adjustments to the tax rate; providing for collection of the tax; providing for distribution of tax revenues; authorizing an application fee for marijuana establishments, etc.
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2021-04-30
Died in Regulated Industries
FLS1982FailProviding for a civil action against any officer, employee, or agent of the state or its political subdivisions for the deprivation of rights secured under the United States Constitution or State Constitution; providing for the award of attorney fees...
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2021-04-30
Died in Judiciary, companion bill(s) passed, see HB 7051 (Ch. 2021-241)
FLS1978FailDefining the terms "department," "kratom product," and "processor"; requiring a processor to register with the Department of Agricultural and Consumer Services to sell kratom products at retail; prohibiting processors from selling certain kratom prod...
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2021-04-30
Died in Commerce and Tourism
FLS1980FailRequiring processors that sell kratom products at retail to pay an annual registration fee to the Department of Agricultural and Consumer Services, etc.
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2021-04-30
Died in Commerce and Tourism
FLS1942FailCreating the Child Care Trust Fund within the Department of Children and Families; providing the purpose of the trust fund; providing for future review and termination or re-creation of the trust fund, etc.
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2021-04-30
Died in Children, Families, and Elder Affairs
FLS2078PassCelebrating the legacy of strength and kindness of Janet Frohlich Lizbeth Mabry and her contribution to the Florida legislative process, etc.
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2021-04-30
Adopted
FLS0848Intro

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Revising the definition of the term "online notarization"; clarifying that supervising the witnessing of an electronic record by an online notary public is a notarial act; revising the statutory form for an affidavit for acceptance of and reliance up...
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2021-04-22
Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see HB 483 (Ch. 2021-205)
FLS0588Intro

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Designating the Southeast Florida Coral Reef Ecosystem Conservation Area as the Kristin Jacobs Coral Reef Ecosystem Conservation Area; directing the Department of Environmental Protection to erect suitable markers, etc.
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2021-04-07
Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see HB 217 (Ch. 2021-107)
FLS1766Intro

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Prohibiting retailers from selling hemp-derived delta-8-tetrahydrocannabinol products to individuals who are under 21 years of age; providing requirements for the delivery of such products; providing civil and criminal penalties, etc.
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2021-03-18
Withdrawn from further consideration
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