FL S7000 | 2020 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (? 1-0)
Status: Failed on March 14 2020 - 100% progression
Action: 2020-03-14 - Died in Messages
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Relocating existing provisions relating to the central abuse hotline of the Department of Children and Families; revising when a person is required to report to the central abuse hotline; providing penalties for the failure to report known or suspected child abuse, abandonment, or neglect; providing responsibilities for child protective investigators relating to animal abuse and neglect; requiring the Education Practices Commission to suspend the educator certificate of certain personnel and administrators for failing to report known or suspected child abuse, etc.

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Reporting Abuse, Abandonment, and Neglect


Roll Calls

2020-03-06 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RCS#36 (Y: 38 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2020-03-14HouseDied in Messages
2020-03-14HouseIndefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
2020-03-06HouseIn Messages
2020-03-06SenatePassed; YEAS 38 NAYS 0
2020-03-06SenateRead 3rd time
2020-03-05SenatePlaced on 3rd reading
2020-03-05SenateRead 2nd time
2020-03-03SenatePlaced on Special Order Calendar, 03/05/20
2020-02-19SenatePlaced on Calendar, on 2nd reading
2020-02-19SenateFavorable by- Rules; YEAS 16 NAYS 0
2020-02-14SenateOn Committee agenda-- Rules, 02/19/20, 10:00 am, 110 Senate Building
2020-02-03SenateNow in Rules
2020-02-03SenateFavorable by Education; YEAS 6 NAYS 0
2020-01-29SenateOn Committee agenda-- Education, 02/03/20, 1:30 pm, 412 Knott Building
2019-11-18SenateReferred to Education; Rules
2019-10-22SenateSubmitted as Committee Bill and Reported Favorably by Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; YEAS 6 NAYS 0
2019-10-14SenateOn Committee agenda-- Children, Families, and Elder Affairs, 10/22/19, 11:00 am, 301 Senate Building
2019-10-14SenateSubmitted for consideration by Children, Families, and Elder Affairs

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