Florida Senator Gary Farmer [D]

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FLS0472Intro

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Proposing the repeal of Section 27 of Article I of the State Constitution relating to the definition of marriage, etc.
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2021-10-21
To Senate Judiciary Committee
FLS0386Intro

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Providing that capital felonies are punishable only by life imprisonment; deleting provisions relating to the effect of a declaration by a court of last resort that the death penalty in a capital felony is unconstitutional; repealing provisions relat...
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2021-10-13
To Senate Criminal Justice Committee
FLS0152Intro

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Proposing amendments to the State Constitution to require a supermajority vote of each house to approve a general law preempting a subject of legislation to the state, etc.
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2021-09-21
To Senate Community Affairs Committee
FLS0206Intro

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Prohibiting the use of solitary confinement; prohibiting the use of restrictive confinement for noncompliance, punishment, or harassment or in retaliation for an inmate's conduct; prohibiting youths, young adults, and inmates who have specified medic...
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2021-09-21
To Senate Health Policy Committee
FLS0204Intro

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Requiring the parties, if neither party to a sale, lease, or other transfer of a firearm is a licensed dealer, to complete the sale, lease, or other transfer through a licensed dealer; specifying procedures and requirements for a licensed dealer, sel...
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2021-09-21
To Senate Judiciary Committee
FLS0208Intro

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Citing this act as the "Stop Fracking Act"; defining the term "extreme well stimulation"; prohibiting persons from engaging in extreme well stimulation; prohibiting the Department of Environmental Protection from issuing permits that authorize extrem...
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2021-09-21
To Senate Environment and Natural Resources Committee
FLS0210Intro

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Repealing provisions relating to the prohibition of registration of firearms and the treatment of certain electronic records; repealing provisions relating to lists, records, or registries required to be destroyed, etc.
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2021-09-21
To Senate Judiciary Committee
FLS0214Intro

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Prohibiting the sale or transfer of an assault weapon or a large-capacity magazine; prohibiting possession of an assault weapon or a large-capacity magazine; requiring certificates of possession for assault weapons or large-capacity magazines lawfull...
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2021-09-21
To Senate Judiciary Committee
FLS0202Intro

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Creating the Small Business Website Development Grant Program within the Department of Economic Opportunity; authorizing certain small businesses to apply for a grant in a specified amount; requiring that grant funds be used for the development of a ...
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2021-09-21
To Senate Commerce And Tourism Committee
FLS0216Intro

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Transferring the duties of the Department of Management Services concerning private correctional facilities to the Department of Corrections by a type two transfer; prohibiting an agency from entering into or renewing a contract with private correcti...
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2021-09-21
To Senate Judiciary Committee
FLS0218Intro

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Redefining the term "intellectual disability" as it relates to defendants who have been found to be incompetent to proceed by adding the terms "significantly deficient in adaptive functioning" and "traumatic brain injury"; requiring the Agency for Pe...
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2021-09-21
To Senate Judiciary Committee
FLS0212Intro

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Citing this act as the "Let Kids Play Act"; repealing provisions relating to the Fairness in Women's Sports Act, etc.
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2021-09-21
To Senate Health Policy Committee
FLS0220Intro

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Revising requirements for the storage or leaving of a loaded firearm by a person on a premise under his or her control under certain circumstances involving a minor; revising the circumstances under which such person commits a specified violation, et...
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2021-09-21
To Senate Judiciary Committee
FLS0274VetoRequiring the Department of Law Enforcement to expunge the nonjudicial arrest record of certain minors who have successfully completed a diversion program for any offense, rather than only a misdemeanor offense; authorizing a minor who successfully c...
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2021-06-29
Vetoed by Governor
FLS0294FailRevising the locations and circumstances in which a loaded firearm is required to be kept or secured with a trigger lock or cable lock; deleting conditions that pertain to the crime of failing to safely store, leave, or secure a loaded firearm in a s...
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2021-04-30
Died in Judiciary
FLS0330FailRequiring the parties, if neither party to a sale, lease, or other transfer of a firearm is a licensed dealer, to complete the sale, lease, or other transfer through a licensed dealer; authorizing a licensed dealer to charge a buyer or transferee spe...
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2021-04-30
Died in Judiciary
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
FLS0560FailRepealing provisions relating to the prohibition of registration of firearms and the treatment of certain electronic records; Repealing provisions relating to lists, records, or registries required to be destroyed, etc.
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2021-04-30
Died in Judiciary
FLS0540FailProposing amendments to the State Constitution to require a supermajority of each house to approve a general law preempting a subject of legislation to the state, etc.
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2021-04-30
Died in Community Affairs
FLS0568FailDeleting provisions relating to the death penalty for capital felonies; deleting provisions relating to the effect of a declaration by a court of last resort that the death penalty in a capital felony is unconstitutional; deleting provisions relating...
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2021-04-30
Died in Criminal Justice
FLS0548FailTransferring the duties of the Department of Management Services concerning private correctional facilities to the Department of Corrections, etc.
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2021-04-30
Died in Criminal Justice
FLS0542FailProhibiting the use of solitary confinement; prohibiting the use of restrictive confinement for noncompliance, punishment, harassment, or retaliation for an inmate's conduct; prohibiting youths, young adults, and inmates who have specified medical ne...
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2021-04-30
Died in Health Policy
FLS0546FailCreating the "Stop Fracking Act"; prohibiting persons from engaging in extreme well stimulation; prohibiting the Department of Environmental Protection from issuing permits that authorize extreme well stimulation; prohibiting the department from auth...
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2021-04-30
Died in Environment and Natural Resources
FLS0668FailRequiring applicants for a marijuana establishment license to pay a specified application fee, etc.
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2021-04-30
Died in Regulated Industries
FLS0664FailRenaming the Division of Alcoholic Beverages and Tobacco of the Department of Business and Professional Regulation to the Division of Alcoholic Beverages, Marijuana, and Tobacco; authorizing persons 21 years of age and over to engage in certain activ...
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2021-04-30
Died in Regulated Industries
FLS0666FailImposing an excise tax on recreational marijuana; requiring the Department of Business and Professional Regulation to annually calculate and publish an adjusted excise tax rate; authorizing the Division of Alcoholic Beverages, Marijuana, and Tobacco ...
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2021-04-30
Died in Regulated Industries
FLS1190FailExpressing the Legislature's support for investment in 21st century resilient infrastructure solutions, projects, and policy proposals to support long-term climate resilience, which includes a reduction of pollution and the development of clean energ...
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2021-04-30
Died in Environment and Natural Resources
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
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
FLS0632FailRemoving a prohibition on the recognition of marriages entered into between persons of the same sex in this state, another state, or another jurisdiction, either domestic or foreign; providing a directive to the Division of Law Revision, etc.
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2021-04-30
Died in Judiciary
FLS0650FailProviding requirements for tethering domestic dogs and cats; authorizing enforcement of the act in accordance with specified provisions, etc.
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2021-04-30
Died in Community Affairs
FLS1052FailCiting this act as the "The Self-Defense Restoration Act"; deleting 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; prohibiting persons from u...
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2021-04-30
Died in Judiciary
FLS0720FailProhibiting the drilling or exploration for, or production of, oil, gas, or other petroleum products on the lands and waters of the state; prohibiting the permitting and construction of certain structures intended to drill or explore for, or produce ...
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2021-04-30
Died in Environment and Natural Resources
FLS0836FailCreating the Urban Core Crime and Violence Task Force within the Department of Law Enforcement; providing for membership, duties, and meetings of the task force; requiring state agencies to provide assistance when requested; authorizing the task forc...
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2021-04-30
Died in Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice
FLS0242FailCiting this act as the "Learning with Dignity Act"; defining the terms "feminine hygiene products" and "school building"; requiring school districts to make feminine hygiene products available, at no charge, in female restroom facilities of public sc...
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2021-04-30
Died in Education
FLS1374FailCreating the Small Business Website Development Grant Program within the Department of Economic Opportunity; requiring the department to provide grants subject to legislative appropriation; authorizing certain small businesses to apply for a grant in...
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2021-04-30
Died in Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Tourism, and Economic Development
FLS1454FailCreating the Florida Strategic Fuel Reserve Task Force adjunct to the Division of Emergency Management to develop a recommended strategic fuel reserve plan for an emergency or a disaster; requiring the division to provide administrative and support s...
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2021-04-30
Died in Military and Veterans Affairs, Space, and Domestic Security
FLS1604FailProposing an amendment to Section 4 of Article III of the State Constitution to authorize each house of the Legislature to establish rules of procedure to allow remote proceedings in the event of certain states of emergency, etc.
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2021-04-30
Died in Governmental Oversight and Accountability
FLS1854FailRedefining the term "intellectual disability" as it relates to defendants who have been found to be incompetent to proceed by adding the terms "significantly deficient in adaptive functioning" and "traumatic brain injury"; requiring the Agency for Pe...
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2021-04-30
Died in Appropriations
FLS0874FailRequiring the Department of Health, in collaboration with the Department of Elderly Affairs and the Alzheimer's Association, to consolidate and disseminate certain information to certain health care practitioners for a specified purpose, etc.
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2021-04-30
Died in Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services
FLS0634FailCiting this act as the "Florida Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia Training Act"; requiring the Department of Elderly Affairs or its designee to develop or approve certain dementia-related training by a specified date; requiring the department or its d...
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2021-04-30
Died in Appropriations
FLS1078FailRequiring specified individual health insurers and their pharmacy benefits managers to apply payments by or on behalf of insureds toward the total contributions of the insureds' cost-sharing requirements; requiring specified individual health insurer...
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2021-04-30
Died in Banking and Insurance
FLS0594FailDeleting preemptions of local law relating to the regulation of auxiliary containers, wrappings, or disposable plastic bags; repealing the preemption of local laws regarding the use or sale of polystyrene products to the Department of Agriculture and...
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2021-04-30
Died in Environment and Natural Resources
FLS1348FailRequiring the Department of Environmental Protection to review and update a specified report on the regulation of certain auxiliary containers, wrappings, and disposable plastic bags; prohibiting a local government, local governmental agency, or stat...
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2021-04-30
Died in Environment and Natural Resources, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/SB 694 (Ch. 2021-125)
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
FLS1842PassRecognizing the extraordinary leadership of Pio Ieraci in representing the interests of the Galt Mile Community Association before local and state government officials and remembering his role as a community activist and as a loyal friend and loving ...
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2021-04-29
Adopted
FLS2034PassAcknowledging the importance of conserving food and preventing food waste and recognizing April 5-9, 2021, as "Food Waste Prevention Week" in Florida, etc.
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2021-04-28
Adopted
FLS0586Intro

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Directing Florida Is For Veterans, Inc., to serve as the state's principal assistance organization under the United States Department of Defense's SkillBridge program; prescribing duties of the corporation to facilitate the administration of the Skil...
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2021-04-26
Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see HB 435 (Ch. 2021-66)
FLS0936Intro

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Providing that a spaceflight entity retains ownership of a spaceflight asset after launch or upon reentry; requiring a person who finds an item reasonably identifiable as a spaceflight asset to report the description and location of the asset to law ...
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2021-04-22
Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 221 (Ch. 2021-197)
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)
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