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FLH0731PassRevises certain duties of AHCA relating to reporting, oversight, licensure inspections, issuance of licenses, & Medicaid fraud investigations; removes annual assessment on health care entities; removes provisions relating to multiphasic testing cente...
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2020-07-01
Chapter No. 2020-156
FLH1193PassRequiring the Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles to waive the requirement to pass the Commercial Driver License Skills Tests for certain servicemembers and veterans; specifying that the failure to repay certain student loans is not consi...
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2020-07-01
Chapter No. 2020-160
FLH0115PassProhibits state authority from denying license, refusing to renew license, or suspending or revoking license on basis of delinquency or default in payment of his or her student loan; provides exception to requirement that certain entities prohibit ca...
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2020-06-30
Chapter No. 2020-125
FLH0713PassRevising the purpose of patient care networks from serving patients with acquired immune deficiency syndrome to serving those with human immunodeficiency virus; requiring the Department of Health to develop strategies to maximize federal-state partne...
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2020-06-30
Chapter No. 2020-133
FLH0081PassRequiring the Department of Health to create and make available electronically a pamphlet with specified information; revising applicable provisions for the reimbursement of school-based services by the Agency for Health Care Administration to certai...
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2020-06-24
Chapter No. 2020-79
FLS1084PassDefining the terms "emotional support animal" and "housing provider"; prohibiting discrimination in housing provided to a person with a disability or a disability-related need for an emotional support animal; prohibiting a health care practitioner fr...
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2020-06-24
Chapter No. 2020-76
FLS0698PassRequiring the Department of Health to immediately suspend the license of certain health care practitioners under certain circumstances; defining the term "pelvic examination"; prohibiting health care practitioners and certain students from performing...
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2020-06-19
Chapter No. 2020-31
FLH0743PassRevises requirement for certain health care practitioners to inform patient or patient's representative of nonopioid alternatives before prescribing or ordering an opioid drug.
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2020-06-10
Chapter No. 2020-24
FLS0046FailRequiring the Department of Health to create and make available electronically a pamphlet with specified information; requiring birth centers to provide the informational pamphlet to clients during postpartum care; requiring hospitals that provide bi...
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2020-03-14
Died in Banking and Insurance
FLS0180FailProhibiting a person who is licensed to provide professional counseling or a practitioner who is licensed under provisions regulating the practice of medicine, osteopathic medicine, psychology, clinical social work, marriage and family therapy, or me...
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2020-03-14
Died in Health Policy
FLS0066FailEstablishing that a health care practitioner's failure to repay a student loan or to comply with service scholarship obligations does not constitute grounds for disciplinary action; removing a civil fine; removing the requirement that the Department ...
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2020-03-14
Died in Appropriations Subcommittee on Education
FLH0041FailProhibits specified licensees & practitioners from practicing or performing conversion therapy on individual who is younger than specified age; provides that such licensee or practitioner is subject to disciplinary proceedings by DOH & appropriate bo...
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2020-03-14
Died in Health Quality Subcommittee
FLS0350FailCreating the student evaluation program within the Department of Health for a specified purpose; requiring consultants to redact a student's personal identifying information and to forward the invoice for an evaluation to the department; providing fo...
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2020-03-14
Died in Health Policy
FLS0378FailRepealing provisions which comprise the Florida Motor Vehicle No-Fault Law; revising the motor vehicle insurance coverages that an applicant must show to register certain vehicles with the Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles; revising gar...
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2020-03-14
Died in Banking and Insurance
FLH0309IntroProhibits licensed health care practitioners from using specified names or titles under certain circumstances; requires Department of Health to issue cease & desist notice to licensed health care practitioner for specified violations; provides for se...
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2020-03-14
Died on Calendar
FLS0500FailProhibiting specified acts by health care practitioners relating to specialty designations; authorizing the Department of Health to enforce compliance with the act; authorizing the department to take specified disciplinary action against health care ...
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2020-03-14
Died in Messages
FLH0409IntroExempts certain health care practitioners from specified licensing requirements when providing certain services to veterans in this state.
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2020-03-14
Died on Calendar
FLS0692FailRequiring, rather than authorizing, health care boards under the Department of Health to establish rules for applications for reinstatement of a revoked license; requiring the boards to grant applicants opportunities at reasonable intervals to demons...
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2020-03-14
Died in Health Policy
FLS0780FailExempting certain health care practitioners from specified licensing requirements when providing certain services to veterans in this state; requiring such health care practitioners to submit certain information to the Department of Health; requiring...
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2020-03-14
Died in Health Policy
FLS0928FailProviding 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 exemptio...
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2020-03-14
Died in Rules
FLS0926FailEstablishing that a physician licensed under the Interstate Medical Licensure Compact is deemed to be licensed under chapter 458; establishing that an osteopathic physician licensed under the Interstate Medical Licensure Compact is deemed to be licen...
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2020-03-14
Died in Appropriations
FLH0771IntroRepeals provisions relating Florida Motor Vehicle No-Fault Law; revises garage liability insurance requirements; revises minimum coverage requirements for proof of financial responsibility for motor vehicles; revises amount of certificate of deposit ...
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2020-03-14
Died on Calendar
FLH0773FailSpecifies that fact that certain electric utilities must provide medically essential electric service does not require them to otherwise be regulated by PSC; provides notification requirements for electric utilities relating to certification process ...
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2020-03-14
Died in Innovation, Industry, and Technology
FLS1134FailDesignating the "Genetic Counseling Patient Protection Act"; providing licensure, licensure renewal, and continuing education requirements; requiring the Department of Health to adopt by rule continuing education requirements; authorizing the departm...
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2020-03-14
Died in Health Policy
FLH0911FailRequires licensure to practice genetic counseling; provides licensure, licensure renewal, & continuing education requirements; prohibits certain acts; provides penalties & grounds for disciplinary action; authorizes DOH to enter certain orders.
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2020-03-14
Died in Health Quality Subcommittee
FLS1206FailAuthorizing the Agency for Persons with Disabilities to establish a certification process for registered behavior technicians; requiring the agency to recognize the certification of registered behavior technicians awarded by a nonprofit corporation t...
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2020-03-14
Died in Appropriations
FLH0955FailAuthorizes health care provider to refer patient to licensed hospital owned or leased & operated by entity in which provider has investment interest; requires health care practitioner to notify patient in writing upon referring patient to certain pro...
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2020-03-14
Died in Rules
FLS1302FailDesignating the "Florida Fair Claims Act"; increasing the statutory limits on liability for tort claims against the state and its agencies and subdivisions; revising when a state and its agencies and subdivisions may agree to settle a claim or judgme...
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2020-03-14
Died in Appropriations
FLH1059FailProvides parental rights relating to a minor child's education, upbringing, & health care; provides school district, health care practitioner, hospital requirements & specified penalties.
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2020-03-14
Died in Judiciary
FLH1103FailRequires prescriptions to be telephonically transmitted or electronically generated & transmitted; prohibits electronic prescribing from interfering with patient's freedom to choose pharmacy; authorizes electronic prescribing software to display ...
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2020-03-14
Died in Rules
FLS1470FailRequiring health care practitioners to obtain written informed consent from the patient or the patient's legal representative in order to perform examinations on or provide medical care or treatment to the patient, with exceptions; requiring the atte...
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2020-03-14
Died in Judiciary
FLS7028FailRequiring emergency medical technicians and paramedics to disclose certain confidential communications to law enforcement agencies to communicate a threat under certain circumstances; requiring specified licensees, rather than psychiatrists, to discl...
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2020-03-14
Died in Judiciary
FLH1147FailRequires certain licensed facilities, providers, & health care practitioners to furnish & provide access to records & reports within specified timeframes after receiving request for such records.
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2020-03-14
Died in Rules
FLH1143FailProvides requirements relating to human tissue donation; provides penalties; implements Interstate Medical Licensure Compact; provides for interstate medical licensure process & requirements for multistate practice; revises provisions relating to lic...
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2020-03-14
Died in Health Policy
FLS1634FailDesignating the "Parents' Bill of Rights"; providing that the state, its political subdivisions, other governmental entities, or other institutions may not infringe on parental rights without demonstrating specified information; providing that a pare...
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2020-03-14
Died in Rules
FLS1684FailRequiring the Financial Services Commission, in consultation with the Agency for Health Care Administration, to adopt a certain standard form by rule for the verification of credentials of specified health care professionals; specifying requirements ...
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2020-03-14
Died in Banking and Insurance
FLH1269FailProvides exemption from public records requirements for certain information held by DOH, Board of Medicine, or Board of Osteopathic Medicine, pursuant to Interstate Medical Licensure Compact; provides exemption from public meeting requirements for ce...
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2020-03-14
Died in Health Quality Subcommittee
FLH1289IntroProhibits health care practitioner from performing pelvic examination on patient without first obtaining written consent of patient or patient's legal representative; provides exceptions.
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2020-03-14
Died on Calendar
FLS1830FailRequiring all prescriptions for medicinal drugs to be electronically generated and transmitted to the pharmacist filling the prescription; prohibiting electronic prescribing from interfering with a patient's freedom to choose a pharmacy; prohibiting ...
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2020-03-14
Died in Health Policy
FLS1864FailCreating the "Vulnerable Child Protection Act"; defining the term "sex"; providing criminal penalties for health care practitioners who engage in or cause specified practices to be performed on a minor under certain conditions, etc.
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2020-03-14
Died in Health Policy
FLH1365FailCreates Vulnerable Child Protection Act; provides criminal penalties for health care practitioners who engage in or cause specified practices to be performed on minor under certain conditions.
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2020-03-14
Died in Health Quality Subcommittee
FLS1882FailRequiring a service provider to furnish and provide access to records within a specified timeframe after receiving a request for such records; requiring a service provider to furnish and provide access to records within a specified timeframe after re...
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2020-03-14
Died in Health Policy
FLS1884FailRequiring a health care practitioner to notify a patient in writing upon referring the patient to certain providers and hospitals under certain circumstances; providing requirements for such notice, etc.
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2020-03-14
Died in Health Policy
FLH7053FailAuthorizes certified nursing assistants & home health aides to perform tasks delegated by registered nurses under certain conditions; requires entities that authorize such delegation to ensure certain requirements are met; authorizes autonomous pract...
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2020-03-14
Died in Appropriations
FLS0230IntroRevising the purpose of patient care networks from serving patients with acquired immune deficiency syndrome to serving those with human immunodeficiency virus; requiring the Department of Health to develop strategies to maximize federal-state partne...
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2020-03-13
Laid on Table, refer to CS/CS/CS/HB 713
FLS0474IntroCiting this act as the "Occupational Freedom and Opportunity Act"; requiring the Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles to waive the requirement to pass the Commercial Driver License Skills Tests for certain servicemembers and veterans; dele...
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2020-03-12
Laid on Table, refer to CS/HB 1193
FLH0607PassRequiring a licensed home health agency that authorizes a registered nurse to delegate tasks to a certified nursing assistant or a home health aide to ensure that certain requirements are met; requiring home health aides to complete annual inservice ...
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2020-03-12
Chapter No. 2020-9
FLS0190IntroRequiring the Department of Health to create and make available electronically a pamphlet with specified information; requiring hospitals that provide birthing services to provide the informational pamphlet to parents during postpartum education; req...
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2020-03-10
Laid on Table, refer to CS/HB 81
FLS1676IntroAuthorizing 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; authorizin...
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2020-03-10
Laid on Table, refer to CS/CS/HB 607
FLS1726IntroRequiring birth centers to report certain deaths and stillbirths to the agency; revising provisions requiring the agency to conduct licensure inspections of nursing homes; removing a requirement that the agency annually report to the Governor and the...
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2020-03-10
Laid on Table, refer to CS/CS/HB 731
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