Florida Representative Carlos Smith [D]

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FLH0085Intro

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Exempts sale for human use of diapers, incontinence undergarments, incontinence pads, or incontinence liners from sales and use tax.
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2021-09-13
Filed
FLH0245PassRevises definition & purpose of massage therapy.
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2021-06-23
Chapter No. 2021-143
FLH0157PassRevises grade levels that school districts are encouraged provide certain first aid training; requires school district provide specified grade levels with certain first aid training; provides requirements for such training.
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2021-06-23
Chapter No. 2021-141
FLH0217PassDesignates Southeast Florida Coral Reef Ecosystem Conservation Area as Kristin Jacobs Coral Reef Ecosystem Conservation Area; directs DEP to erect suitable markers.
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2021-06-17
Chapter No. 2021-107
FLH0909PassDesignates Museum of Florida History as official state history museum; renames Division of Cultural Affairs as Division of Arts & Culture; transfers certain responsibilities from Division of Cultural Affairs to Division of Historical Resources; revis...
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2021-06-09
Chapter No. 2021-71
FLH0037PassCreates Task Force on Abandoned African-American Cemeteries; specifies composition, purpose, & duties of task force; provides meeting requirements; requires task force to submit report to Governor & Legislature; provides for expiration of task force.
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2021-06-09
Chapter No. 2021-60
FLH2181VetoProvides an appropriation for the Orlando United Assistance Center at LGBT+ Center Orlando, Inc.
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2021-06-02
Vetoed by Governor; See SB 2500 (line item 367)
FLH0025FailRequires background checks for sale or transfer of ammunition.
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2021-04-30
Died in Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee
FLH0039FailProvides for enactment of Agreement Among States to Elect President by National Popular Vote; provides method by which state may become member state; requires statewide popular election for President & Vice President of U.S.; establishes procedure fo...
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2021-04-30
Died in Public Integrity & Elections Committee
FLH0043FailExpands grounds for reclassification of offenses to include prejudice based on gender or gender identity of any person; specifies that reclassification occurs if commission of offenses is based on prejudice towards any person on specified grounds; re...
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2021-04-30
Died in Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee
FLH0207FailCreates Reemployment Assistance Ombudsman Office within DEO; specifies that unemployment commences on date of unemployment; prohibits otherwise eligible individuals from being deemed ineligible for benefits solely because they seek, apply for, or are...
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2021-04-30
Died in Tourism, Infrastructure & Energy Subcommittee
FLH6031FailRepeals provisions relating to prohibitions on the establishment of minimum wage and employment benefits requirements by political subdivisions.
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2021-04-30
Died in Regulatory Reform Subcommittee
FLH0167FailRevises requirements for safe storage of firearms; provides criminal penalties if person fails to properly secure or store firearm & minor gains access to weapon as result; requires seller of firearm to provide each purchaser with specified informati...
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2021-04-30
Died in Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee
FLH0177FailProvides requirements for tethering domestic dogs & cats; provides penalties; provides for enforcement.
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2021-04-30
Died in Civil Justice & Property Rights Subcommittee
FLH0345FailRequires applicants for certificate of eligibility of expunction for certain criminal history records to pay specified fee to FDLE.
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2021-04-30
Died in Professions & Public Health Subcommittee
FLH0343FailRevises provisions related to licensure & functions of medical marijuana treatment centers (MMTCs); authorizes person 21 years of age or older to possess & deliver marijuana products in specified amount; provides for retroactive applicability; requir...
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2021-04-30
Died in Professions & Public Health Subcommittee
FLH0013FailExempts State Housing Trust Fund & Local Government Housing Trust Fund from provision authorizing Legislature, in GAA, to transfer unappropriated cash balances from specified trust funds to Budget Stabilization Fund & General Revenue Fund.
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2021-04-30
Died in Infrastructure & Tourism Appropriations Subcommittee
FLH0653FailProhibits sale, transfer, or possession of assault weapon or large-capacity magazine; requires certificates of possession for assault weapons or large-capacity magazines lawfully possessed before specified date; limits sales or transfers of assault w...
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2021-04-30
Died in Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee
FLH0165FailSpecifies certain rights of inmates in state correctional system; requires written copy of rights to be provided to each inmate; authorizes relief for deprivation of rights.
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2021-04-30
Died in Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee
FLH0235FailSpecifies to rehabilitate offender to transition back to community successfully is one of primary purposes of sentencing; reduces minimum sentence that must be served by defendant from 85 percent of sentence to 65 percent; revises provisions concerni...
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2021-04-30
Died in Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee
FLH0283FailProhibits drilling or exploration for, or production of, oil, gas, or other petroleum products & permitting & construction of certain related structures; requires statewide renewable energy electricity & carbon emission reductions by specified dates;...
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2021-04-30
Died in Tourism, Infrastructure & Energy Subcommittee
FLH0409FailAuthorizes courts to apply doctrine of cy pres in certain circumstances; provides for distribution of funds subject to cy pres distribution.
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2021-04-30
Died in Judiciary Committee
FLH0555FailProvides firearm storage requirements for licensed importers, licensed manufacturers, & licensed dealers; authorizes inspections by DACS.
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2021-04-30
Died in Regulatory Reform Subcommittee
FLH0825FailUrges United States Senate to convict President Trump & prohibit him from holding & enjoying any office of honor, trust, or profit under United States.
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2021-04-30
Died in Public Integrity & Elections Committee
FLH0569FailMandates that law enforcement agencies require officers to wear & use body cameras in certain circumstances; provides an exception; mandates that law enforcement agencies require law enforcement vehicles to be equipped with & use dashboard cameras in...
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2021-04-30
Died in Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee
FLH0335FailProhibits employers from taking adverse personnel action against employees or applicants who are qualified patients using medical marijuana; requires employers to provide written notice of employee or applicant's right to explain positive test re...
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2021-04-30
Died in Government Operations Subcommittee
FLH0109FailRequires individual & group health insurance policies & health maintenance contracts to cap insured's and subscriber's monthly cost-sharing obligation for covered prescription insulin drugs at specified amount; provides that coverage for pres...
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2021-04-30
Died in Finance & Facilities Subcommittee
FLH0763FailRepeals provisions relating to M-CORES Program & related funding; requires portions of certain annual license tax revenues to be deposited into General Revenue Fund; revises period during which certain revenues shall be transferred to Florida's T...
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2021-04-30
Died in Tourism, Infrastructure & Energy Subcommittee; companion bill(s) passed, see CS/SB 100 (Ch. 2021-161), CS/SB 1126 (Ch. 2021-186)
FLH0923FailRemoves requirement that certain students be ineligible for state financial aid; provides that certain individuals may not be denied classification as residents for purposes of receiving state financial aid awards based on immigration status if certa...
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2021-04-30
Died in Post-Secondary Education & Lifelong Learning Subcommittee
FLH0711FailExcludes certain students from kindergarten readiness rate calculations.
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2021-04-30
Died in Education & Employment Committee
FLH6017FailRepeals provisions relating to marriages between persons of the same sex.
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2021-04-30
Died in Civil Justice & Property Rights Subcommittee
FLH0503FailEstablishes Sunshine Scholarship Program for specified purposes; requires DOE to administer program; provides requirements for program.
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2021-04-30
Died in Post-Secondary Education & Lifelong Learning Subcommittee
FLH0179FailProvides that it is unlawful to discriminate against any person because of protected hairstyle in areas of housing, employment, & K-20 public education system.
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2021-04-30
Died in Civil Justice & Property Rights Subcommittee
FLH0277FailRequires FDLE to establish & maintain statewide police misconduct registry; specifies information that registry must contain; requires head of each state & local law enforcement agency to periodically submit specified information; requires FSLE to pu...
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2021-04-30
Died in Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee
FLH0521FailRequires that no-knock warrants only be issued as provided in statute; limits offenses for which such warrants may be issued; provides requirements for issuance of such warrants.
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2021-04-30
Died in Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee
FLH0261FailProvides for civil action against an officer, employee, or agent acting under color of law of state or political subdivisions for deprivation of rights secured under United States & State Constitutions; provides certain claims may not be used as defe...
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2021-04-30
Died in Civil Justice & Property Rights Subcommittee
FLH1015FailRemoves provisions relating to persons using or threatening to use force not having to retreat before such use or threatened use in defense of persons or property; prohibits persons from using deadly force in accordance with specified provisions of l...
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2021-04-30
Died in Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee
FLH1435FailRequires Office of Energy in DACS to establish process for utilities to provide financial assistance to residential customers; specifies required elements for each repayment plan offered; requires participating utilities to establish customer utility...
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2021-04-30
Died in Tourism, Infrastructure & Energy Subcommittee
FLH1471FailProhibits individuals from using nonviolent sexual advance or specified perceptions or beliefs about another individual as defense to criminal offense, to excuse or justify conduct of individual who commits criminal offense, or to mitigate severity o...
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2021-04-30
Died in Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee
FLH1469FailCreates Florida Commercial Rent Stabilization Fund as separate account within Economic Development Trust Fund; provides conditions for relief from fund; provides for payment, subject to availability, from fund; provides liability; prohibits landlord ...
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2021-04-30
Died in Infrastructure & Tourism Appropriations Subcommittee
FLH1415FailRequires proof of specified identification number for driver license applicants; removes provision authorizing DHSMV to require applicants to produce documents from U.S. Department of Homeland Security; authorizes additional documents issued by forei...
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2021-04-30
Died in Tourism, Infrastructure & Energy Subcommittee
FLH1115FailAuthorizes female arrestees to request pregnancy testing; requires testing to be administered by facility medical providers; provides deferred sentences for pregnant women; requires specified postpartum assessments be offered to incarcerated women; r...
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2021-04-30
Died in Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee
FLH1369FailRequires certain food outlets, food service establishments, schools, & educational facilities to recycle food waste materials at specified locations by specified dates; authorizes DACS to waive requirements for disposal of food waste materials under ...
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2021-04-30
Died in Regulatory Reform Subcommittee
FLH8071Intro

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Recognizes June 27, 2021, as "Posttraumatic Stress Injury Awareness Day" & June 2021 as "Posttraumatic Stress Injury Awareness Month" in Florida.
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2021-04-30
Died, reference deferred
FLH1247FailRequires payroll contributions to be made by employers & employees to finance family & medical leave insurance benefits program; provides duties of DFS relating to payroll contributions.
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2021-04-30
Died in Regulatory Reform Subcommittee
FLH1245FailCreates "Florida Family & Medical Leave Act"; requires employer to allow employees to take paid family leave to bond with minor child upon child's birth, adoption, or foster care placement; provides requirements, limitations, & duties; provides f...
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2021-04-30
Died in Regulatory Reform Subcommittee
FLH0071FailUrges Congress to recognize veteran suicide & fully fund suicide prevention efforts by United States Department of Veterans Affairs.
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2021-04-30
Died in Appropriations
FLH1287Intro

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Requires certain vehicles, by specified date, to be equipped with reliable alarm system that meets specified criteria; requires DCF to adopt by rule minimum safety standards for such systems & to maintain list of approved alarm manufacturers & alarm ...
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2021-04-27
Laid on Table, refer to SB 252
FLH8089Intro

Sine Die
Expressing appreciation for dedicated service of Jared Moskowitz as director of Florida Division of Emergency Management.
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2021-04-23
Adopted by Publication; companion bill(s) passed, see SR 2042 (Adopted)
FLH0537Intro

Sine Die
Creates Citizens Oversight Council within DOC; provides for membership & terms; specifies duties & responsibilities concerning correctional & juvenile facilities; prohibits interference with day-to-day operations of DOC & DJJ or certain facilities; p...
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2021-02-26
Withdrawn prior to introduction
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