FL S1676 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (? 2-1)
Status: Introduced on January 10 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-03-10 - Laid on Table, refer to CS/CS/HB 607
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [HTML]


Authorizing nursing home facilities to use paid feeding assistants in accordance with specified federal law under certain circumstances; authorizing home health aides to administer certain prescription medications under certain conditions; authorizing certified nursing assistants or home health aides to perform certain tasks delegated by a registered nurse; creating the Excellence in Home Health Program within the Agency for Health Care Administration for a specified purpose; requiring certain licensees to provide specified information about their employees in a survey beginning on a specified date, etc.

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2020-03-10SenateLaid on Table, refer to CS/CS/HB 607
2020-03-10SenateSubstituted CS/CS/HB 607
2020-03-10SenateRead 2nd time
2020-03-06SenatePlaced on Special Order Calendar, 03/10/20
2020-03-06SenatePlaced on Calendar, on 2nd reading
2020-03-05SenateCS/CS by Appropriations read 1st time
2020-03-05SenatePending reference review -under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2020-03-03SenateCS/CS by- Appropriations; YEAS 16 NAYS 4
2020-02-27SenateOn Committee agenda-- Appropriations, 03/03/20, 1:00 pm, 412 Knott Building
2020-02-20SenateNow in Appropriations
2020-02-18SenateSubcommittee Recommendation: CS/CS by Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services; YEAS 7 NAYS 3
2020-02-13SenateOn Committee agenda-- Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services, 02/18/20, 4:00 pm, 412 Knott Building
2020-02-10SenateNow in Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services
2020-02-06SenateCS by Health Policy read 1st time
2020-02-05SenatePending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2020-02-04SenateCS by Health Policy; YEAS 10 NAYS 0
2020-01-30SenateOn Committee agenda-- Health Policy, 02/04/20, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building
2020-01-23SenateOn Committee agenda-- Health Policy, 01/28/20, 1:30 pm, 412 Knott Building --Temporarily Postponed
2020-01-17SenateReferred to Health Policy; Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services; Appropriations

Same As/Similar To

H7053 (Similar To) 2020-03-14 - Died in Appropriations
H607 (Similar To) 2020-03-12 - Chapter No. 2020-9

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