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FLS0366PassCiting this act as the "Infectious Disease Elimination Act (IDEA)"; providing that a county commission may authorize a sterile needle and syringe exchange program; requiring the development of an oversight and accountability system for certain purpos...
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2019-06-27
Chapter No. 2019-143
FLS0322PassRevising eligibility requirements for multiple-employer welfare arrangements; authorizing health insurers and health maintenance organizations to create new health insurance policies and health maintenance contracts meeting certain criteria for essen...
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2019-06-26
Chapter No. 2019-129
FLS0732PassRequiring the Department of Health to issue an emergency order suspending or restricting the registration of certain facilities upon specified findings; requiring an office in which a physician performs certain procedures or office surgeries to regis...
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2019-06-26
Chapter No. 2019-130
FLS1460PassRevising the criteria for hospitals to be included on the state list of stroke centers by the Agency for Health Care Administration; revising provisions relating to the statewide stroke registry to conform to changes made by the act; revising provisi...
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2019-06-26
Chapter No. 2019-135
FLS7000FailAmending provisions relating to an exemption from the public records requirements for personal identifying information contained in dental workforce surveys held by the Department of Health; removing the scheduled repeal of the exemption, etc.
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2019-05-03
Died in Rules
FLS0104FailCreating the "Prescription Drug Donation Repository Program Act"; creating the program within the Department of Health; authorizing the department to contract with a third-party vendor to administer the program; providing inspection, inventory, and s...
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2019-05-03
Died in Appropriations
FLS0188FailRevising health care practitioner licensure application requirements; revising licensure requirements for a person seeking licensure or certification as an osteopathic physician; revising requirements for examinations of dental hygienists; revising a...
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2019-05-03
Died in returning Messages, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/CS/HB 851 (Ch. 2019-152)
FLS0434FailRevising the definition of the term "ambulatory surgical center"; requiring the Agency for Health Care Administration, in consultation with the Board of Medicine and the Board of Osteopathic Medicine, to adopt rules that establish requirements relate...
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2019-05-03
Died in Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 843 (Ch. 2019-138)
FLS0884FailDefining the terms "certified master social worker" and "practice of generalist social work"; requiring the Department of Health to certify an applicant for designation as a certified master social worker under certain circumstances; requiring the us...
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2019-05-03
Died in Appropriations
FLS1778FailProviding a public records exemption for information that could identify a minor which is contained in a record held by the court relating to the minor's petition to waive consent requirements to obtain an abortion; providing for future legislative r...
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2019-05-03
Died in Governmental Oversight and Accountability
FLS0258FailProhibiting life insurers, long-term care insurers, and disability income insurers from certain actions relating to genetic information or genetic testing of applicants; prohibiting such insurers from taking certain actions relating to coverage or ra...
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2019-05-03
Died in Rules
FLS1620FailExempting certain physicians from specified licensing requirements when providing certain services to veterans in this state; requiring such physicians to submit specified documentation to the Department of Health; requiring an exempted physician to ...
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2019-05-03
Died in Appropriations
FLS0832FailProviding that the name and identity of a birth parent, an adoptive parent, and an adoptee may be disclosed from the adoption records without a court order under certain circumstances, etc.
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2019-05-03
Died in Judiciary
FLS7080FailProviding an exemption from public records requirements for certain information held by the Department of Health, the Board of Medicine, or the Board of Osteopathic Medicine pursuant to the Interstate Medical Licensure Compact; providing an exemption...
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2019-05-03
Died in Appropriations, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 843 (Ch. 2019-138)
FLS1180FailRequiring insurers issuing individual or group health insurance policies to provide certain notices to current and prospective insureds, and the insureds' treating physicians, within a certain timeframe before the effective date of any change to a pr...
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2019-05-03
Died in Messages
FLS1700IntroExpanding the circumstances under which the Attorney General may request information from the prescription drug monitoring program to include an active investigation or pending civil or criminal litigation involving prescribed controlled substances; ...
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2019-05-02
Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 1253 (Ch. 2019-127)
FLS1518IntroAuthorizing the Department of Veterans' Affairs, subject to appropriation, to contract with a state university or Florida College System institution to furnish specified alternative treatment options for certain veterans; providing requirements as to...
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2019-05-01
Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 501 (Ch. 2019-148)
FLS1192IntroRequiring certain health care practitioners to electronically generate and transmit prescriptions for medicinal drugs upon license renewal or by a specified date; revising the definitions of the terms "prescribing decision" and "point of care"; revis...
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2019-05-01
Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 831 (Ch. 2019-112)
FLS0302IntroAuthorizing certain transportation network companies to provide nonemergency medical transportation services to a Medicaid recipient under certain circumstances; requiring the Agency for Health Care Administration to update its regulations, policies,...
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2019-04-29
Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 411 (Ch. 2019-72)
FLS1650IntroRequiring the Department of Children and Families to establish a direct-support organization to assist the Children and Youth Cabinet with carrying out certain purposes and responsibilities; requiring that the order for placement of a child in shelte...
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2019-04-29
Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 7099 (Ch. 2019-142), SB 2502 (Ch. 2019-116)
FLS0630IntroRequiring the Department of Health to develop and publish on its website an educational pamphlet regarding the use of nonopioid alternatives for the treatment of pain; requiring that the pamphlet include specified information, including the advantage...
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2019-04-29
Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 451 (Ch. 2019-123)
FLS7078IntroCiting this act as the "Donated Dental Services Act"; establishing the Dental Student Loan Repayment Program to support dentists who practice in public health programs located in certain underserved areas; requiring a licensed hospital to provide spe...
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2019-04-26
Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 843 (Ch. 2019-138), CS/HB 7 (Ch. 2019-105)
FLS1528IntroRequiring the Agency for Health Care Administration to establish the Canadian Prescription Drug Importation Program; requiring the agency to contract with a vendor to facilitate wholesale prescription drug importation under the program; providing eli...
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2019-04-26
Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 19 (Ch. 2019-99)
FLS1712IntroRevising the Agency for Health Care Administration's rulemaking authority with respect to minimum standards for hospitals; authorizing the agency to issue a license to a general hospital that has not been issued a certificate of need under certain ci...
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2019-04-26
Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 21 (Ch. 2019-136)
FLS7004IntroAmending provisions relating to an exemption from the public records requirements for personal identifying and location information and photographs of certain Department of Health personnel; removing the scheduled repeal of the exemption, etc.
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2019-03-27
Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see HB 7009 (Ch. 2019-28), CS/CS/CS/SB 248 (Ch. 2019-12)
FLS7002IntroAmending provisions relating to an exemption from the public records and meeting requirements for applications provided to the Alzheimer's Disease Research Grant Advisory Board within the Department of Health and the review of such applications; remo...
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2019-03-27
Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see HB 7003 (Ch. 2019-27)
FLS1088IntroRevising direct care staffing requirements for nursing home facilities; requiring the Agency for Health Care Administration to include such requirements in rule, etc.
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2019-03-27
Withdrawn from further consideration
FLS0182PassRedefining the term "marijuana delivery device" to provide an exception to the requirement that such devices must be purchased from a medical marijuana treatment center for devices that are intended for the medical use of marijuana by smoking; redefi...
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2019-03-18
Chapter No. 2019-1
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