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.
Last Action: 6/23/2011 - Chapter No. 2011-190
Location: Became Law
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Civil Justice Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 57
• Introduced -HJ 57
• On Committee agenda-- Civil Justice Subcommittee, 03/14/11, 4:00 pm, 404 HOB
• CS by Civil Justice Subcommittee; YEAS 13 NAYS 0 -HJ 240
• Pending review of CS under Rule 7.19(c)
• CS by Civil Justice Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 238
• Now in Judiciary Committee -HJ 250
• On Committee agenda-- Judiciary Committee, 03/24/11, 8:00 am, 404 HOB
• CS/CS by- Judiciary Committee; YEAS 18 NAYS 0 -HJ 340
• Pending review of CS -under Rule 7.19(c)
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 339
• CS/CS by Judiciary Committee read 1st time -HJ 332
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/29/11
• Read 2nd time -HJ 916
• Read 3rd time -HJ 916
• CS passed; YEAS 113 NAYS 0 -HJ 916
• In Messages
• Received -SJ 617
• Referred to Judiciary; Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Governmental Oversight and Accountability -SJ 617
• Withdrawn from Judiciary; Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Governmental Oversight and Accountability -SJ 701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
• Ordered enrolled -HJ 1002
• Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
• Approved by Governor
• Chapter No. 2011-190
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