Florida Senator Victor Torres [D]

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FLS0032IntroProviding for the relief of Christeia Jones, as guardian of Logan Grant, Denard Maybin, Jr., and Lanard Maybin; providing an appropriation to compensate them for injuries and damages sustained as a result of an automobile accident caused by Trooper R...
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2020-07-31
Filed
FLS0030IntroProviding for the relief of Kareem Hawari by the Osceola County School Board; providing an appropriation to Mr. Hawari to compensate him for injuries and damages sustained as a result of the negligence of employees of the Osceola County School Board;...
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2020-07-31
Filed
FLS0070PassCiting this act as "Alyssa's Law"; requiring each public school to implement a mobile panic alert system for specified purposes beginning in a specified school year; authorizing public school districts to implement additional strategies and systems f...
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2020-07-01
Chapter No. 2020-145
FLS0362PassRevising the scheduled repeal of the Florida Tourism Industry Marketing Corporation direct-support organization; revising the scheduled repeal of the Division of Tourism Marketing of Enterprise Florida, Inc., etc.
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2020-04-09
Chapter No. 2020-16
FLS0014FailProviding for the relief of Kareem Hawari by the Osceola County School Board; providing an appropriation to Kareem Hawari to compensate him for injuries and damages sustained as a result of the negligence of employees of the Osceola County School Boa...
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2020-03-14
Died in Special Master on Claim Bills
FLS0024FailProviding for the relief of Clemente Aguirre-Jarquin; providing an appropriation to compensate Clemente Aguirre-Jarquin for being wrongfully incarcerated for nearly 15 years; directing the Chief Financial Officer to draw a warrant for the purchase of...
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2020-03-14
Died in Special Master on Claim Bills
FLS0168FailSubject to legislative appropriation, requiring district boards to coordinate with district school boards to identify certain schools and to provide funding to such schools; requiring certain school districts to install filters that meet certain spec...
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2020-03-14
Died in Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture, Environment, and General Government
FLS0088FailCiting this act at the "Child Safety Alarm Act"; requiring that, by a specified date, vehicles used by child care facilities and large family child care homes to transport children be equipped with a reliable alarm system that prompts the driver to i...
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2020-03-14
Died in Messages
FLS0364FailEstablishing the Independent Living Task Force within the Florida Housing Finance Corporation; defining the term "disability"; requiring the task force to submit a report to the Governor and the Legislature by a specified date, etc.
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2020-03-14
Died in Messages
FLS0816FailProviding that, under certain circumstances, posttraumatic stress disorder suffered by a correctional officer is an occupational disease compensable by workers' compensation benefits; specifying that certain benefits do not require a physical injury ...
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2020-03-14
Died in Banking and Insurance
FLS0874FailExempting sensory deprivation tanks from regulation by the Department of Health as public pools, etc.
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2020-03-14
Died in Health Policy
FLS0882FailProviding responsibilities of certain employers and employees; requiring certain employers to provide annual training for employees and supervisors; requiring the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, in conjunction with the Department of ...
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2020-03-14
Died in Agriculture
FLS0910FailDeleting a provision that required local government measures that imposed rent controls to expire unless they were extended or renewed in accordance with law, etc.
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2020-03-14
Died in Community Affairs
FLS0908FailProviding for enactment of the agreement; requiring a statewide popular election for President and Vice President of the United States; establishing a procedure for appointing presidential electors in member states; providing that the agreement becom...
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2020-03-14
Died in Ethics and Elections
FLS0678FailRequiring the Department of Education to adopt native language versions of the school readiness screener, the school readiness assessment, the Florida Voluntary Prekindergarten Assessment, and the Florida Kindergarten Readiness Screener; requiring th...
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2020-03-14
Died in Education
FLS0530FailCreating the Film, Television, and Digital Media Targeted Rebate Program within the Department of Economic Opportunity under the supervision of the Commissioner of Film and Entertainment; authorizing applicants to receive rebates up to a specified am...
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2020-03-14
Died in Innovation, Industry, and Technology
FLS1044FailCiting this act as "Allie's Law"; defining the term "treatment provider"; providing immunity from criminal and civil liability for certain persons and entities who report animal cruelty; prohibiting the alteration or destruction of certain records, e...
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2020-03-14
Died in Rules
FLS1242FailAuthorizing annual salary adjustments to base rates of pay of eligible state employees, beginning as of a specified date; specifying the manner of calculating the adjustment, etc.
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2020-03-14
Died in Governmental Oversight and Accountability
FLS1248FailProviding firearm storage requirements for licensed importers, licensed manufacturers, and licensed dealers under certain circumstances; authorizing agents or employees of the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services to perform inspections und...
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2020-03-14
Died in Infrastructure and Security
FLS1432FailProhibiting a landfill in this state from receiving fossil fuel combustion products, etc.
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2020-03-14
Died in Environment and Natural Resources
FLS1434FailAuthorizing certain entities to petition a court to dissolve a community development district with outstanding financial obligations or operating or maintenance responsibilities; providing procedures to be used by a court in appointing receivers; spe...
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2020-03-14
Died in Community Affairs
FLS1448FailRequiring that certain fees relating to nonbinding arbitration be paid to the Department of Business and Professional Regulation; requiring the prevailing party in nonbinding arbitration to recover certain costs and fees, etc.
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2020-03-14
Died in Innovation, Industry, and Technology
FLS1442FailCiting this act as the "Community Recall Act"; revising the process for recalling a director of a homeowners' association; requiring a specified percentage of certain parcel owners to initiate a recall petition or a special meeting to recall a direct...
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2020-03-14
Died in Innovation, Industry, and Technology
FLS1430FailRequiring community development districts to obtain a just valuation before acquiring property that includes real property or that is permanently affixed to real property, etc.
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2020-03-14
Died in Community Affairs
FLS1436FailRequiring employers to pay certain employees overtime pay at a specified rate; requiring the Department of Economic Opportunity to adjust, at specified intervals, the threshold for mandatory overtime pay; repealing a provision relating to a legal day...
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2020-03-14
Died in Commerce and Tourism
FLS1452FailProposing amendments to the State Constitution to authorize the proposal and enactment of legislation by initiative and to provide for Supreme Court review of initiative petitions proposing legislation, etc.
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2020-03-14
Died in Ethics and Elections
FLS1446FailCiting this act as the "Homeowner Protection and Empowerment Act"; revising the form required for a written demand to participate in presuit mediation; requiring nonbinding arbitration in certain homeowners' association disputes; requiring that a jud...
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2020-03-14
Died in Innovation, Industry, and Technology
FLS1478FailProviding an exemption from public records requirements for the names, addresses, telephone numbers, and other personal identifying information of persons who are or have been included in the Camo Alert Voluntary Registry; providing for future legisl...
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2020-03-14
Died in Military and Veterans Affairs and Space
FLS1476FailDefining the term "at-risk veteran"; providing that the Department of Law Enforcement, as the state Camo Alert coordinator, and certain agencies, employees, individuals, and entities, are immune from civil liability for damages for performing certain...
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2020-03-14
Died in Military and Veterans Affairs and Space
FLS0614FailCreating the committee adjunct to the Department of State for specified purposes; prescribing duties of the committee and the department; requiring each state agency to designate a census coordinator; defining the term "state agency", etc.
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2020-03-14
Died in Ethics and Elections
FLS1528FailDeleting a provision providing that the failure to pay rent into a registry of the court under certain circumstances constitutes an absolute waiver of certain defenses and entitles the landlord to a certain default judgment, etc.
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2020-03-14
Died in Innovation, Industry, and Technology
FLS1536FailAuthorizing a person who is 18 years of age or older to establish an account with a transportation network company (TNC); providing requirements for establishing an account; requiring a TNC to provide human trafficking awareness training and educatio...
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2020-03-14
Died in Infrastructure and Security
FLS1588FailRepealing a provision relating to marriages between persons of the same sex; removing a prohibition on the recognition of same-sex marriages entered into in any jurisdiction; removing a prohibition on the state and its agencies and subdivisions from ...
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2020-03-14
Died in Judiciary
FLS1610IntroRecognizing the friendship between Florida and Puerto Rico, etc.
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2020-03-14
Died, not introduced
FLS1690FailCiting this act as the "Historical Memorials Protection Act"; prohibiting specified activities concerning memorials by a person or an entity; providing for liability and the award of certain costs and damages for violations of the act; requiring the ...
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2020-03-14
Died in Rules
FLS1710FailProhibiting public utilities or electric utilities from engaging in construction contracting services, from providing affiliates or utility contractors with certain products or services related to construction contracting, and from using or allowing ...
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2020-03-14
Died in Innovation, Industry, and Technology
FLS1686FailRequiring the chief judge of each judicial circuit to establish a military veterans and servicemembers court program; requiring the chief judge to consider nationally recognized best practices when adopting policies and procedures for the program, et...
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2020-03-14
Died in Military and Veterans Affairs and Space
FLS1732FailCiting this act as the "Florida Jobs Retention Act of 2020"; requiring certain employers that intend to relocate out of state or cease operation to notify the Department of Business and Professional Regulation within a specified period; providing a c...
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2020-03-14
Died in Commerce and Tourism
FLS1744FailProviding requirements for persons operating, riding on, and being towed behind personal watercraft; increasing the age requirement for operation of a personal watercraft; prohibiting the owner of, or a person having charge of or control over, any le...
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2020-03-14
Died in Environment and Natural Resources
FLS1768FailRevising the method for appointing the Secretary of Corrections; creating the Florida Corrections Commission within the department; prohibiting the commission from interfering with the department's operations; authorizing reimbursement for per diem a...
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2020-03-14
Died in Criminal Justice
FLS1730IntroRecognizing June 27, 2020, and each June 27 thereafter, as "Posttraumatic Stress Injury Awareness Day" and each June as "Posttraumatic Stress Injury Awareness Month" in Florida, etc.
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2020-03-14
Died, not introduced
FLS1114FailAuthorizing annual cost-of-living adjustments to base rates of pay of eligible state employees, beginning in 2021; requiring the Office of Economic and Demographic Research to calculate the percentage for the adjustment in a specified manner; specify...
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2020-03-14
Died in Appropriations
FLS1818FailRequiring that an application and charter for a charter high school indicate that the school will administer the same assessment for high school graduation purposes as the local school district; revising the requirements for a standard high school di...
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2020-03-14
Died in Education
FLS0578FailProhibiting children younger than a certain age from being adjudicated delinquent, arrested, or charged with a crime; authorizing children of at least a specified age, rather than of any age, to be taken into custody under certain circumstances; requ...
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2020-03-14
Died in Criminal Justice
FLS1592FailCreating the Florida Working Families Tax Rebate Program within the Department of Revenue for a certain purpose; granting specified people and households certain state funds if they received a tax credit under the federal Earned Income Tax Credit pro...
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2020-03-14
Died in Commerce and Tourism
FLS0206FailCiting this act as the "Florida Competitive Workforce Act"; adding sexual orientation and gender identity as impermissible grounds for discrimination in public lodging establishments and public food service establishments; providing an exception for ...
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2020-03-14
Died in Governmental Oversight and Accountability
FLS0668FailRevising the definition of the term "child care facility" to exclude government-sponsored recreation programs; providing that certain requirements imposed on child care facilities do not apply to summer day camps and summer 24-hour camps, with an exc...
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2020-03-14
Died in Rules
FLS1194FailCreating the "Florida Family Leave Act"; requiring an employer to allow certain employees to take paid family leave to bond with a new child upon the child's birth, adoption, or foster care placement; requiring that family leave be taken concurrently...
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2020-03-14
Died in Commerce and Tourism
FLS0978FailUrging Congress to recognize June 19, 2020, as "Juneteenth Independence Day", etc.
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2020-03-14
Died in Messages
FLS0046FailRequiring the Department of Health to create and make available electronically a pamphlet with specified information; requiring birth centers to provide the informational pamphlet to clients during postpartum care; requiring hospitals that provide bi...
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2020-03-14
Died in Banking and Insurance
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