FL H0043 | 2020 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on June 19 2020 - 100% progression
Action: 2020-06-19 - Chapter No. 2020-40
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Requiring the Florida Court Educational Council to establish certain standards for instruction of circuit and county court judges for dependency cases; requiring the Department of Law Enforcement to provide certain information to law enforcement officers relating to specified individuals; requiring Child Protection Teams to be capable of providing certain training relating to head trauma and brain injuries in children younger than a specified age; requiring the Criminal Justice Standards and Training Commission to establish standards for the instruction of law enforcement officers in a specified subject, etc.

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Child Welfare


Roll Calls

2020-03-12 - House - House: Third Reading RCS#738 (Y: 113 N: 0 NV: 7 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-03-06 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RCS#14 (Y: 40 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-02-20 - House - House: Third Reading RCS#468 (Y: 117 N: 0 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2020-06-19 Chapter No. 2020-40
2020-06-18 Approved by Governor
2020-06-03 Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
2020-03-12HouseOrdered engrossed, then enrolled
2020-03-12HouseCS passed as amended; YEAS 113 NAYS 0
2020-03-12HouseConcurred in 1 amendment(s) (755426)
2020-03-06HouseIn returning messages
2020-03-06SenateCS passed as amended; YEAS 40 NAYS 0
2020-03-06SenateRead 3rd time
2020-03-05SenatePlaced on 3rd reading
2020-03-05SenateAmendment(s) adopted (755426)
2020-03-05SenateRead 2nd time
2020-03-05SenateSubstituted for CS/CS/SB 122
2020-03-05SenatePlaced on Calendar, on 2nd reading
2020-03-05SenateWithdrawn from Rules
2020-02-27SenateReferred to Rules
2020-02-26SenateIn Messages
2020-02-20HouseCS passed; YEAS 117 NAYS 0
2020-02-20HouseRead 3rd time
2020-02-19HousePlaced on 3rd reading
2020-02-19HouseRead 2nd time
2020-02-13HousePlaced on Special Order Calendar, 02/19/20
2020-02-10HousePlaced on Calendar
2020-02-07HouseCS by Health and Human Services Committee read 1st time
2020-02-07HousePending review of CS -under Rule 7.18(c)
2020-02-06HouseCS by- Health and Human Services Committee; YEAS 15 NAYS 0
2020-02-04HouseOn Committee agenda-- Health and Human Services Committee, 02/06/20, 12:00 pm, Morris Hall
2020-01-29HouseNow in Health and Human Services Committee
2020-01-29HouseFavorable by Appropriations Committee; YEAS 29 NAYS 0
2020-01-27HouseOn Committee agenda-- Appropriations Committee, 01/29/20, 12:30 pm, Webster Hall
2019-10-24HouseNow in Appropriations Committee
2019-10-24HouseFavorable by Children, Families and Seniors Subcommittee; YEAS 13 NAYS 0
2019-10-17HouseOn Committee agenda-- Children, Families and Seniors Subcommittee, 10/24/19, 9:30 am, 12 HOB
2019-09-23HouseReferred to Children, Families and Seniors Subcommittee; Appropriations Committee; Health and Human Services Committee

Same As/Similar To

S122 (Same As) 2020-03-05 - Laid on Table, refer to CS/HB 43
H1105 (Similar To) 2020-06-30 - Chapter No. 2020-138
S1324 (Similar To) 2020-03-11 - Laid on Table, refer to CS/CS/HB 1105
S1548 (Similar To) 2020-03-14 - Died in Appropriations
H7085 (Similar To) 2020-03-14 - Died in Children, Families, and Elder Affairs

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
25385Amended CodeSee Bill Text
390142Amended CodeSee Bill Text
39303Amended CodeSee Bill Text
39820Amended CodeSee Bill Text
398296Amended CodeSee Bill Text
40240Amended CodeSee Bill Text
402402Amended CodeSee Bill Text
409988Amended CodeSee Bill Text
94317298Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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