Florida Representative Wengay Newton [D]

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FLH6535PassProvides appropriation to compensate Estate of Dr. Sherrill Lynn Aversa for Dr. Aversa's death as result of negligence of DOT; provides limitation on payment of fees & costs.
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2018-04-09
Chapter No. 2018-165
FLH0577PassAuthorizes student to use credit earned upon completion of apprenticeship or preapprenticeship program to satisfy specified high school graduation requirements; requires SBE to approve & identify registered apprenticeship & preapprenticeship programs...
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2018-04-09
Chapter No. 2018-154
FLH6049PassRemoves requirement that DOH grant a medical marijuana treatment center license to member of specified association.
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2018-04-02
Chapter No. 2018-142
FLH6023FailDeleting a prohibition against wearing or displaying certain badges or indicia of authority of certain federal, state, county, or municipal agencies without authorization; deleting a requirement that the prosecuting attorney open the closing argument...
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2018-03-10
Died in Criminal Justice Subcommittee
FLH6025FailRepeals provisions relating to determination of noneconomic damages & limits on noneconomic damages.
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2018-03-10
Died in Civil Justice and Claims Subcommittee
FLH0587FailAuthorizes district school board to create year-round school program for school within its district that is one of 300 lowest-performing schools; revises intensive reading instruction options that school district with one or more of 300 lowest-perfor...
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2018-03-10
Died in PreK-12 Innovation Subcommittee
FLH0589FailSpecifies that certain boards and commissions are subject to public meetings requirements; revises public meeting notice requirements; provides that member of public has right to speak at public meeting; requires members of board or commission to res...
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2018-03-10
Died in Oversight, Transparency and Administration Subcommittee
FLH0347FailProvides that sexual orientation & gender identity are impermissible grounds for discrimination in public lodging establishments & public food service establishments; revises provisions of Florida Civil Rights Act of 1992 and Fair Housing Act to incl...
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2018-03-10
Died in Careers and Competition Subcommittee
FLH0923FailRevises employee leasing company contractual arrangements with client companies; provides that DBPR may make investigations, audits, or reviews of an employee leasing company at request of client company.
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2018-03-10
Died in Careers and Competition Subcommittee
FLH0925FailProvides definition of "charter school employee"; provides financial disclosure requirements for charter school employees.
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2018-03-10
Died in PreK-12 Innovation Subcommittee
FLH0927FailProvides criminal penalties if vehicle is not locked in proper manner & vehicle is stolen by minor.
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2018-03-10
Died in Criminal Justice Subcommittee
FLH6047FailRepeals provisions relating to charter schools capital outlay funding.
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2018-03-10
Died in PreK-12 Appropriations Subcommittee
FLH0945FailAuthorizes University of Miami to establish a sterile needle & syringe exchange pilot program in Palm Beach County; requires pilot program to collect certain data for reporting purposes; prohibits collection of personal identifying information from p...
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2018-03-10
Died in Health Quality Subcommittee
FLH0779FailRequires education facilities that have received public education capital outlay funding be made available to county & state emergency management offices during state of emergency for specified purposes.
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2018-03-10
Died in Education Committee
FLH0191FailProhibits transfer of certain funds under specified conditions.
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2018-03-10
Died in Transportation and Tourism Appropriations Subcommittee
FLH0579IntroAuthorizes University of Miami & its affiliates to establish sterile needle and syringe exchange pilot programs in Broward & Palm Beach Counties.
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2018-03-10
Died on Calendar
FLH0695FailGrants certain benefits to firefighter upon receiving diagnosis of cancer if certain conditions are met; requires employer to make certain disability payments to firefighter in the event of total and permanent disability; provides death benefits; spe...
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2018-03-10
Died in Oversight, Transparency and Administration Subcommittee
FLH0665FailSpecifies minimum amount of the factor used to calculate the cost-of-living adjustment of benefits for certain retirees & beneficiaries of the Florida Retirement System; provides declaration of important state interest.
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2018-03-10
Died in Oversight, Transparency and Administration Subcommittee
FLH0231FailAuthorizes risk protection orders to prevent persons who are at high risk of harming themselves or others from accessing firearms.
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2018-03-10
Died in Criminal Justice Subcommittee
FLH0219FailProhibits sale, transfers, or possession of assault weapon or large-capacity ammunition magazine; provides exceptions; requires certificates of possession for assault weapons or large-capacity ammunition magazines lawfully possessed before specified ...
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2018-03-10
Died in Criminal Justice Subcommittee
FLH0221FailProvides an exemption from public records requirements for personal identifying information of person issued certificate of possession with respect to an assault weapon or large-capacity ammunition magazine; provides for access to exempt information ...
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2018-03-10
Died in Criminal Justice Subcommittee
FLH0237FailProhibits performance of advanced well stimulation treatments; provides that permits for drilling or operating wells do not authorize performance of advanced well treatments; provides applicability.
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2018-03-10
Died in Agriculture and Natural Resources Appropriations Subcommittee
FLH0063FailProvides requirements for use of seclusion, restraint, & exclusionary & nonexclusionary time; revises school district policies & procedures; requires continuing education & inservice training relating to students with certain disabilities.
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2018-03-10
Died in returning Messages
FLH1197IntroEncourages local prearrest diversion programs for certain adult offenders; specifies that certain offenses are ineligible; requires that adult issued civil citation fulfill community service requirement & pay restitution; permits criminal charges if ...
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2018-03-06
Laid on Table, refer to CS/CS/SB 1392
FLH0553IntroRevises, creates, & repeals various provisions relating to structures used in citrus production; oyster harvesting licenses; pesticide registration fees; Class "K" & concealed firearm licenses; charitable & sponsor sales promotions & solicitations; w...
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2018-03-06
Laid on Table, refer to CS/CS/SB 740
FLH0227IntroProvides that first responders are entitled to workers' compensation benefits for posttraumatic stress disorder in specified circumstances; provides standard of proof of such disorder & requirements relating to such benefits; provides time for no...
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2018-03-05
Laid on Table, refer to CS/CS/SB 376
FLH8067IntroRecognizes April 2018 as "Springs Protection Awareness Month" in Florida.
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2018-02-28
Adopted by Publication
FLH0139IntroRequests Joint Committee on Library of Congress to approve replacement of statue of Confederate General Edmund Kirby Smith in National Statuary Hall Collection with statue of Mary McLeod Bethune; provides for transfer of ownership of statue of Genera...
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2018-02-20
Laid on Table, refer to SB 472
FLH2359IntroProvides an appropriation for the Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters (HIPPY).
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2018-01-23
To House Appropriations Committee
FLH2517IntroProvides an appropriation for the Hillsborough County South Coast Trail Enhancement Project.
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2018-01-19
To House Appropriations Committee
FLH2783IntroProvides an appropriation for the University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee-STEM Programs at Mote Marine Laboratory.
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2018-01-19
To House Appropriations Committee
FLH2973IntroProvides an appropriation for the University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee-Florida Center for the Partnerships for Arts Integrated Teaching (PAInT).
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2018-01-19
To House Appropriations Committee
FLH2395IntroProvides an appropriation for the University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee-Operational Support.
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2018-01-19
To House Appropriations Committee
FLH2405IntroProvides an appropriation for the University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee-Programs of Strategic Importance.
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2018-01-17
To House Appropriations Committee
FLH2709IntroProvides an appropriation for the After-School All-Stars.
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2018-01-17
To House Appropriations Committee
FLH2393IntroProvides an appropriation for the Linking Educational Assets for Readiness Now (LEARN).
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2018-01-09
To House Prek-12 Appropriations Subcommittee Committee
FLH2719IntroProvides an appropriation for the Hurricane Hardening for First Responders - RClub Child Care, Inc.
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2018-01-09
To House Transportation and Tourism Appropriations Subcommittee Committee
FLH2721IntroProvides an appropriation for the Hillsborough Community College Workforce Transitions Center.
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2018-01-09
To House Higher Education Appropriations Subcommittee Committee
FLH2873IntroProvides an appropriation for the Mouse Nibbles Alleviating Child Hunger in Pinellas County, Florida.
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2018-01-09
To House Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee Committee
FLH3413IntroProvides an appropriation for the Boley Centers - Year Round Youth Employment Program.
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2018-01-09
To House Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee Committee
FLH2421IntroProvides an appropriation for the University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee-Academic STEM.
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2018-01-09
To House Higher Education Appropriations Subcommittee Committee
FLH2139IntroProvides an appropriation for the Auditory Oral Early Intervention Project for Children with Hearing Loss Ages Birth Through Two.
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2018-01-09
To House Appropriations Committee
FLH0151IntroProvides criminal penalties if vehicle is not locked in proper manner & vehicle is stolen by minor; provides for more lenient consideration of certain first-time juvenile motor vehicle theft offenders.
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2017-09-15
Withdrawn prior to introduction
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