Florida Senator Gary Farmer [D]

Filter View [Reset All]
Syndicate content
StanceStateBillStatusSummary/TitleLast Actionsort icon
FLS1568IntroSpecifying that certain statements containing incomplete or inaccurate information and relating to an employee's citizenship, residency, or other employment status may not constitute a basis for denying workers' compensation benefits; deleting a proh...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-02-23
To Senate Commerce And Tourism Committee
FLS0472EnrollRequesting the Joint Committee on the Library of Congress to approve the replacement of the statue of Confederate General Edmund Kirby Smith in the National Statuary Hall Collection with a statue of Mary McLeod Bethune; providing for the transfer of ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-02-21
Ordered enrolled
FLS1062PassRecognizing February 12-16, 2018, as Jewish American Heritage Week in Florida, etc.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-02-21
Adopted
FLS0140EngrossProviding that a marriage license may not be issued to a person under the age of 18 years; requiring parties to a marriage to file a written and signed affidavit with the county court judge or clerk of the circuit court before the judge or clerk may ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-02-20
In returning messages
FLS0462IntroProhibiting the performance of advanced well stimulation treatments; clarifying that permits for drilling or operating a well do not authorize the performance of advanced well stimulation treatments, etc.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-02-15
To Senate Appropriations Committee
FLS0486IntroCreating the "Child Safety Alarm Act"; requiring vehicles used by child care facilities and large family child care homes to be equipped with a reliable alarm system that prompts the driver to inspect the vehicle for children before exiting the vehic...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-02-13
To Senate Transportation Committee
FLS0550PassSupporting an extension of the current moratorium on drilling in the Gulf of Mexico east of the Military Mission Line, etc.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-02-08
Adopted
FLS0700IntroCreating the Florida Strategic Fuel Reserve Task Force within the Division of Emergency Management to develop a recommended strategic fuel reserve for an emergency or disaster; requiring the task force to submit a recommended plan to the Governor and...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-02-07
To Senate Governmental Oversight and Accountability Committee
FLS0224IntroRemoving the designations of the birthdays of Robert E. Lee and Jefferson Davis and Confederate Memorial Day as legal holidays, etc.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-02-06
To Senate Governmental Oversight and Accountability Committee
FLS0232IntroEstablishing the Southeast Florida Coral Reef Ecosystem Conservation Area, etc.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-02-01
Laid on Table, refer to HB 53
FLS1658IntroRequesting Congress to adopt budgetary and other measures to reduce income inequality, etc.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-02-01
To Senate Commerce And Tourism Committee
FLS1910PassRecognizing February 3-10, 2018, as "Mental Health Awareness Week" in Florida, etc.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-31
Adopted
FLS1466IntroRequiring the Division of Emergency Management to include a qualified interpreter in emergency broadcasts, etc.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-30
CS by Military and Veterans Affairs, Space, and Domestic Security read 1st time
FLS1472IntroRequiring a disabled parking permit to display the applicant's driver license or identification card photograph; providing an exemption; specifying the amount of a civil penalty for certain violations, etc.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-25
To Senate Transportation, Tourism, and Economic Development Appropriations Subcommittee Committee
FLS1026IntroRequiring counties to develop a plan for implementing a text-to-911 system and have a system to receive E911 text messages by a specified date, etc.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-24
To Senate Governmental Oversight and Accountability Committee
FLS1416IntroDeleting provisions providing for the death penalty for capital felonies, etc.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-17
To Senate Criminal Justice Committee
FLS1432IntroRequiring certain condominium or cooperative associations to post certain signs or symbols on buildings; revising provisions relating to evidence of condominium and cooperative association compliance with the fire and life safety code; revising unit ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-17
To Senate Community Affairs Committee
FLS1474IntroProhibiting a statewide elected official from soliciting or accepting contributions during a regular, extended, or special legislative session; providing that a member of the Legislature is bound by the rules of his or her respective house, etc.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-17
To Senate Ethics and Elections Committee
FLS1476IntroRepealing provisions relating to the prohibition of registration of firearms and the treatment of electronic records, etc.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-17
To Senate Judiciary Committee
FLS1464IntroAuthorizing the Attorney General, on behalf of the Department of Legal Affairs, to voluntarily dismiss certain civil actions; deleting a provision prohibiting a court from having jurisdiction over an action brought by an employee or former employee o...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-17
To Senate Judiciary Committee
FLS1462IntroRequiring certain disclosures related to sinkholes or sinkhole activity to tenants of residential dwelling units, etc.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-17
To Senate Banking and Insurance Committee
FLS1506IntroRequiring district water management plans for districts including Outstanding Florida Springs to include certain maximum sustainable groundwater withdrawal estimates; revising the criteria for determining whether certain water supply development proj...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-17
To Senate Environmental Preservation and Conservation Committee
FLS1544IntroProviding requirements for the caseloads of speech-language pathologists employed by a school district; requiring school districts to use certain student counts to determine caseloads, etc.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-17
To Senate Education Committee
FLS1610IntroCiting this act as the "Hunger-Free Students' Bill of Rights Act"; requiring schools to provide certain information in specified formats relating to free and reduced-price meals; requiring schools to complete an application for free or reduced-price ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-17
To Senate Education Committee
FLS1660IntroDeleting provisions relating to the mandatory retention of students who receive specified scores on the grade 3 statewide, standardized English Language Arts assessment, etc.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-17
To Senate Education Committee
FLS1668IntroRequiring insurers filing rates with the Office of Insurance Regulation to provide specified information and projections relating to claim litigation in their rate filings, etc.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-17
To Senate Banking and Insurance Committee
FLS1670IntroDeleting a provision prohibiting certain state funds from being used for the education of state or federal inmates; deleting a provision prohibiting the instruction of state inmates from being included in specified enrollment for certain education fu...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-17
To Senate Education Committee
FLS1672IntroRevising the fiscal responsibility requirements for the charter school application and review process; requiring private property taken by eminent domain for a public school purpose or use to be used only for traditional public schools; authorizing, ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-17
To Senate Education Committee
FLS1662IntroRequiring the annual notice of student and parent rights regarding education records to include information on opting out of disclosing a student's directory information; requiring each district school board to adopt rules prohibiting the distributio...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-17
To Senate Education Committee
FLS1674IntroRequiring that the division director be subject to Senate confirmation, etc.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-17
To Senate Ethics and Elections Committee
FLS1676IntroAuthorizing legislators visiting state correctional institutions to be accompanied by specified persons, etc.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-17
To Senate Criminal Justice Committee
FLS1690IntroRequiring each charter school principal, chief financial officer, or their equivalent, to meet certain certification requirements, etc.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-17
To Senate Education Committee
FLS1848IntroRepealing provisions relating to the Florida Tax Credit Scholarship Program; repealing provisions relating to credit for contributions to eligible nonprofit scholarship-funding organizations, etc.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-17
To Senate Finance and Tax Appropriations Subcommittee Committee
FLS0874IntroExempting the State Housing Trust Fund and the Local Government Housing Trust Fund from a provision authorizing the Legislature, in the General Appropriations Act, to transfer unappropriated cash balances from specified trust funds to the Budget Stab...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-17
To Senate Transportation, Tourism, and Economic Development Appropriations Subcommittee Committee
FLS0088EngrossRevising the requirements for the Next Generation Sunshine State Standards to include financial literacy; revising the required credits for a standard high school diploma to include one-half credit of instruction in personal financial literacy and mo...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-11
In Messages
FLS0130IntroRepealing provisions relating to marriages between persons of the same sex; removing 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 ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-09
To Senate Judiciary Committee
FLS0128IntroRequiring the Department of Professional Regulation and the Board of Cosmetology to prescribe by rule a 1-hour course on domestic violence and sexual assault awareness as a condition of license or registration renewal, etc.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-09
To Senate Regulated Industries Committee
FLS0218IntroRevising the locations and circumstances in which a loaded firearm is required to be kept or secured with a trigger lock; deleting conditions that pertain to the crime of failing to safely store, leave, or secure a loaded firearm in a specified manne...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-09
To Senate Judiciary Committee
FLS0246IntroRequiring the Criminal Justice Information Program to establish, implement, and maintain a system for submitting an annual report to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, etc.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-09
To Senate Criminal Justice Committee
FLS0256IntroProhibiting certain attorney fees and costs paid by a property insurer from being included in such insurer's rate base and from being used to justify a rate increase or rate change; requiring insureds or assignees to provide a certain prelitigation n...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-09
To Senate Banking and Insurance Committee
FLS0258IntroProhibiting attorney fees paid pursuant to specified provisions under the Workers' Compensation Law and the Florida Insurance Code from being included in an insurer's rate base or used to justify a rate or rate change, etc.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-09
To Senate Banking and Insurance Committee
FLS0262IntroProhibiting a law enforcement officer in this state from searching a person or his or her property without first informing the person of his or her lawful right to decline the search request by the law enforcement officer, etc.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-09
To Senate Criminal Justice Committee
FLS0410IntroProviding that the use of a United States Postal Service zip code or a combination of zip codes as a rating territory for motor vehicle insurance rates is deemed unfairly discriminatory, etc.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-09
To Senate Banking and Insurance Committee
FLS0388IntroRevising the anchoring limitation areas within the state to include additional specified areas, etc.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-09
To Senate Environmental Preservation and Conservation Committee
FLS0414IntroProhibiting insurers from requesting or using credit reports or credit scores of applicants or insureds for underwriting or rating purposes as to personal lines motor vehicle insurance; prohibiting insurers from making adverse decisions against such ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-09
To Senate Banking and Insurance Committee
FLS0702IntroProhibiting a public employer from inquiring into or considering an applicant's criminal history on an initial employment application unless required to do so by law; prohibiting public postsecondary educational institutions from inquiring into or co...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-09
To Senate Governmental Oversight and Accountability Committee
FLS0704IntroProviding that driver license or identification card applications, driver license or identification card renewal applications, and changes of address for existing driver licenses or identification cards submitted to the department serve as voter regi...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-09
To Senate Ethics and Elections Committee
FLS0696IntroProhibiting a person who is licensed to provide professional counseling or a practitioner who is licensed under provisions regulating the practice of medicine, osteopathic medicine, psychology, clinical social work, marriage and family therapy, or me...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-09
To Senate Health Policy Committee
FLS0718IntroAuthorizing the Department of Transportation to install directional signs for specified facilities operated and maintained by the United States Department of Veterans Affairs, etc.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-09
To Senate Transportation Committee
FLS0726IntroRedefining terms to authorize the production, processing, transportation, sale, possession, and administration of marijuana in a form for smoking for medical use, etc.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-09
To Senate Health Policy Committee
Syndicate content
feedback