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CS/CS/HB 647: Protection of Volunteers

GENERAL BILL by Judiciary Committee ; Civil Justice Subcommittee ; McBurney ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Adkins

Protection of Volunteers; Clarifies that in order to fall under protection of Florida Volunteer Protection Act, person performing service for nonprofit organization may not receive compensation from nonprofit organization for that service, regardless of whether person is receiving compensation from another source; provides exception; provides immunity for source of any other such compensation; provides application of act.

Effective Date: 7/1/2011
Last Action: 6/23/2011 - Chapter No. 2011-190
Location: Became Law
Bill Text: PDF



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
2/8/2011 House • Filed
2/22/2011 House • Referred to Civil Justice Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 57
3/8/2011 House • Introduced -HJ 57
3/10/2011 House • On Committee agenda-- Civil Justice Subcommittee, 03/14/11, 4:00 pm, 404 HOB
3/14/2011 House • CS by Civil Justice Subcommittee; YEAS 13 NAYS 0 -HJ 240
3/15/2011 House • Pending review of CS under Rule 7.19(c)
• CS by Civil Justice Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 238
3/16/2011 House • Now in Judiciary Committee -HJ 250
3/22/2011 House • On Committee agenda-- Judiciary Committee, 03/24/11, 8:00 am, 404 HOB
3/24/2011 House • CS/CS by- Judiciary Committee; YEAS 18 NAYS 0 -HJ 340
3/25/2011 House • Pending review of CS -under Rule 7.19(c)
3/28/2011 House • Placed on Calendar -HJ 339
• CS/CS by Judiciary Committee read 1st time -HJ 332
4/27/2011 House • Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/29/11
4/29/2011 House • Read 2nd time -HJ 916
• Read 3rd time -HJ 916
• CS passed; YEAS 113 NAYS 0 -HJ 916
4/29/2011 Senate • In Messages
• Received -SJ 617
• Referred to Judiciary; Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Governmental Oversight and Accountability -SJ 617
5/2/2011 Senate • Withdrawn from Judiciary; Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Governmental Oversight and Accountability -SJ 701
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
• Substituted for CS/CS/SB 930 -SJ 701
• Read 2nd time -SJ 701
• Read 3rd time -SJ 701
• CS passed; YEAS 38 NAYS 0 -SJ 701
5/2/2011 House • Ordered enrolled -HJ 1002
6/13/2011 • Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
6/21/2011 • Approved by Governor
6/23/2011 • Chapter No. 2011-190