Florida Senator Lori Berman [D]

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FLS0336PassProviding that certain restrictions on the effectiveness of terms in specified agreements and the effectiveness of certain rules of law, statutes, or regulations related to the discharge of account debtors and certain restrictions on the assignment o...
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2022-05-19
Chapter No. 2022-119
FLS0236PassRevising the definition of the term "exceptional student" to include additional students with developmental delays, etc.
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2022-04-08
Chapter No. 2022-24
FLS0988PassCiting this act as the "No Patient Left Alone Act"; requiring certain providers to establish visitation policies and procedures within a specified timeframe; authorizing the resident, client, or patient to designate an essential caregiver; requiring ...
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2022-04-08
Chapter No. 2022-34
FLS1054PassCiting this act as the "Dorothy L. Hukill Financial Literacy Act"; revising the requirements regarding financial literacy for the Next Generation Sunshine State Standards; revising the required credits for a standard high school diploma to include on...
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2022-03-22
Chapter No. 2022-17
FLS0308FailExpanding grounds for the reclassification of crimes to include acts of prejudice based on the gender or gender identity of any person; specifying that the reclassification occurs if the crime was based in whole or in part on the race, color, ancestr...
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2022-03-14
Died in Criminal Justice
FLS0306FailRevising the definition of the term "developmental disability" to include fetal alcohol spectrum disorders; defining the term "fetal alcohol spectrum disorders", etc.
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2022-03-14
Died in Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services
FLS0214FailProhibiting 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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2022-03-14
Died in Judiciary
FLS0366FailRevising the definitions of the terms "biomass" and "renewable energy"; prohibiting the drilling or exploration for, or production of, oil, gas, or other petroleum products on the lands and waters of the state; requiring that all electricity used in ...
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2022-03-14
Died in Environment and Natural Resources
FLS0368FailRevising the date by which the registration books must be closed before an election; revising procedures governing voter registration by the Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles; requiring specified applications to include a voter registra...
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2022-03-14
Died in Ethics and Elections
FLS0372FailProhibiting certain acts of domestic violence and dating violence; revising a prohibition on the sale or transfer of firearms to persons convicted of misdemeanor domestic violence offenses; prohibiting persons convicted of a misdemeanor offense of do...
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2022-03-14
Died in Judiciary
FLS0332FailCiting this act as "The Kacen's Cause Act"; requiring a home inspector to include certain information relating to swimming pools in his or her report; requiring that new residential swimming pools meet an additional requirement in order to pass final...
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2022-03-14
Died in Regulated Industries
FLS0388FailEstablishing the office within the Executive Office of the Governor; providing for the appointment of a Chief Diversity Officer; providing the duties of the Chief Diversity Officer, including creation of a strategic plan that must be periodically upd...
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2022-03-14
Died in Governmental Oversight and Accountability
FLS0412FailProposing an amendment to the State Constitution to require amendment of the state Medicaid plan to provide Medicaid coverage to persons under age 65 who have an income equal to or below 138 percent of the federal poverty level, etc.
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2022-03-14
Died in Health Policy
FLS0424FailDirecting the Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles to develop an Ethical Ecotourism license plate; providing for distribution and use of fees collected from the sale of the plate, etc.
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2022-03-14
Died in Transportation
FLS0436FailExpanding conditions under which a person commits the offense of driving under the influence and must remain in custody after arrest, etc.
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2022-03-14
Died in Transportation
FLS0558FailRequiring that certain family law court proceedings be electronically or stenographically recorded in their entirety; requiring that the recordings or transcripts of a proceeding be made available to the parties for purchase; requiring the court to p...
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2022-03-14
Died in Judiciary
FLS0600FailExempting costs of less than $2 million associated with certain upgrades to education facilities from being included in certain cost per student station calculations; requiring costs associated with certain upgrades to be consistent with prevailing m...
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2022-03-14
Died in Appropriations Subcommittee on Education
FLS0604FailRequiring, rather than authorizing, the Department of Health to adopt and enforce certain rules; requiring the department to notify a municipality or county if the department issues a health advisory against swimming on the basis of elevated bacteria...
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2022-03-14
Died in Community Affairs
FLS0664FailDefining the term "first responder" for the purposes of including part-time and auxiliary law enforcement officers for workers' compensation benefits for posttraumatic stress disorder and for educational training related to mental health; providing t...
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2022-03-14
Died in Appropriations
FLS0490FailRequiring the history of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders to be included in specified instruction, etc.
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2022-03-14
Died in Appropriations Subcommittee on Education
FLS0760FailRevising the definition of the term "coercion"; prohibiting facilitating or enabling the receiving of persons in any place, structure, building, or conveyance for the purpose of prostitution, lewdness, or assignation, or facilitating or enabling any ...
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2022-03-14
Died in Appropriations
FLS0504FailRevising the principles embodied by the Criminal Punishment Code as it relates to punishment and rehabilitation; authorizing the Department of Corrections to grant deductions from sentences in the form of good behavior time, rehabilitation credits, a...
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2022-03-14
Died in Judiciary
FLS0970Intro

Sine Die
Recognizing November 2022, and each November thereafter, as "Family Court Awareness Month" in Florida, etc.
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2022-03-14
Died, not introduced
FLS0946FailCreating the Targeted High Wage Production Program within the Department of Economic Opportunity under the supervision of the Commissioner of Film and Entertainment; requiring that film, television, and digital media projects being produced in this s...
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2022-03-14
Died in Finance and Tax
FLS1036FailCreating the "Reproductive Health Care Protections Act"; providing that each person has certain fundamental rights related to reproductive health care; prohibiting a person, the state, a local governmental entity, or any political subdivision of the ...
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2022-03-14
Died in Health Policy
FLS1052FailProhibiting certain health insurance policies and health maintenance contracts, respectively, from applying cost-sharing requirements to certain breast cancer tests and procedures; authorizing the Financial Services Commission to adopt rules, etc.
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2022-03-14
Died in Banking and Insurance
FLS1084FailProviding that a victim of any crime of sexual violence or sexual exploitation has the right to prevent any person or entity from disclosing or disseminating information or records that might identify him or her as a victim of such crimes; prohibitin...
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2022-03-14
Died in Criminal Justice
FLS1106FailCiting this act as "Greyson's Law"; requiring a court to order shared parental responsibility if it is found to be in the best interests of the child based on certain factors; providing that clear and convincing evidence of certain conduct creates a ...
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2022-03-14
Died in Judiciary
FLS1398FailRequiring the Department of Education to prepare and offer standards and curriculum related to the history of African Americans; requiring the department to annually verify that school districts, charter schools, and specified private schools impleme...
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2022-03-14
Died in Education
FLS1514FailRequiring the Department of Education and the Department of Environmental Protection to consult with specified entities to coordinate to develop a program to jointly designate public schools as Energy SMART Schools; requiring the program to include a...
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2022-03-14
Died in Education
FLS1518FailRequiring at least one lactation space to be provided in each county courthouse; providing requirements for the lactation space; authorizing the use of state or private funds to provide lactation space in appellate courthouses, etc.
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2022-03-14
Died in Messages
FLS1592FailDeleting a prohibition on the awarding of certain annual contracts by district school boards on the basis of unauthorized contingencies or conditions; requiring that the annual contract of instructional personnel who meet certain criteria be renewed;...
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2022-03-14
Died in Education
FLS1672FailProviding for the development and implementation of an active shooter alert system by the Department of Law Enforcement; providing for cooperation by other agencies; designating the executive director of the department as the statewide coordinator of...
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2022-03-14
Died in Education
FLS0320FailRemoving the preemption of local laws regarding the regulation of auxiliary containers, wrappings, or disposable plastic bags; removing the preemption of local laws regarding the use or sale of polystyrene products to the Department of Agriculture an...
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2022-03-14
Died in Environment and Natural Resources
FLS0676FailSubject to legislative appropriation, requiring district boards to coordinate with district school boards to identify certain schools and to provide funding to those schools by a specified date; requiring school districts, as applicable, to install f...
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2022-03-14
Died in Appropriations Subcommittee on Education
FLS0466FailCreating the MCMF Program Office of Veterans Advocacy within the Department of Health; requiring the MCMF Program, through the Department of Economic Opportunity, to assist certain veterans and their spouses with specified tasks; requiring Florida Is...
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2022-03-14
Died in Messages
FLS0898Enroll

Sine Die
Citing this act as "Miya's Law"; requiring landlords of nontransient or transient apartments to require employees to undergo background screenings as a condition of employment; revising what constitutes reasonable notice for repairs of dwelling units...
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2022-03-11
Ordered engrossed, then enrolled
FLS1994PassRecognizing the 117th anniversary of Rotary International, etc.
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2022-03-09
Adopted
FLS0406Enroll

Sine Die
Providing that a description of certain accounts and entitlements by a certain type of collateral is insufficient for the purpose of security agreements; providing retroactive application, etc.
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2022-03-04
Ordered enrolled
FLS1682Intro

Sine Die
Providing an honorary designation of a certain transportation facility in a specified county; directing the Department of Transportation to erect suitable markers, etc.
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2022-03-04
Laid on Table, refer to HB 1469
FLS1982PassRecognizing March 2022 as "Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Awareness Month" and March 3, 2022, as "Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Awareness Day" in Florida, etc.
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2022-03-03
Adopted
FLS0224Intro

Sine Die
Authorizing counties and municipalities to further restrict smoking within the boundaries of public beaches and public parks under certain circumstances, with exceptions; requiring that any signs installed in relation to such restrictions include cer...
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2022-03-02
Laid on Table, refer to CS/HB 105
FLS1326Intro

Sine Die
Requiring the South Florida Water Management District to prepare and submit a consolidated annual report regarding the status of a specified study to the Office of Economic and Demographic Research, the Department of Environmental Protection, the Gov...
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2022-03-02
Laid on Table, refer to CS/HB 513
FLS1972PassRecognizing August 2022 as "Amblyopia Awareness Month" in Florida, etc.
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2022-02-10
Adopted
FLS1974PassRecognizing the week of April 24 through May 1, 2022, as the "Days of Remembrance" and April 28, 2022, as "Holocaust Remembrance Day" in Florida, etc.
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2022-02-10
Adopted
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