CS/CS/HB 1229: Reorganization of the Department of Children and Family Services
GENERAL BILL by Health and Human Services Committee ; Health and Human Services Access Subcommittee ; Drake
Reorganization of the Department of Children and Family Services; Changes name of Department of Children & Family Services to Department of Children & Families; authorizes department to restructure its organizational units to establish circuits, which are aligned geographically with judicial circuits, & regions, which include multiple circuits in geographical proximity to each other; revises requirements relating to community alliances; deletes provisions relating to service districts, prototype region, & procurement of health services; revises mission of department; provides for appointment of Director for Substance Abuse & Mental Health to head state's Substance Abuse & Mental Health Program Office; revises provisions relating to structure of & services provided by department; revises provisions aligning boundaries of service areas for Department of Health to those of service districts of department to conform to changes made by this act; deletes authority of Governor to appoint executive director of State Office on Homelessness; provides for future legislation to conform Florida Statutes to changes made by act.
Last Action: 4/8/2012 - Chapter No. 2012-84, companion bill(s) passed, see HB 5003 (Ch. 2012-119)
Bill Text: PDF
• Introduced -HJ 121
• Referred to Health and Human Services Access Subcommittee; Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee; Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 213
• On Committee agenda-- Health and Human Services Access Subcommittee, 01/30/12, 2:00 pm, Webster Hall
• CS by Health and Human Services Access Subcommittee; YEAS 9 NAYS 4 -HJ 323
• Pending review of CS under Rule 7.19(c)
• CS by Health and Human Services Access Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 315
• Original reference(s) removed: Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee
• CS referred to Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 452
• Now in Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 452
• On Committee agenda-- Health and Human Services Committee, 02/16/12, 9:00 am, 404 HOB
• CS/CS by- Health and Human Services Committee; YEAS 16 NAYS 2 -HJ 684
• Pending review of CS -under Rule 7.19(c)
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 682
• CS/CS by Health and Human Services Committee read 1st time -HJ 680
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 02/22/12
• Read 2nd time -HJ 703
• Amendment(s) adopted (042445, 308299) -HJ 703
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -HJ 754
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 116 NAYS 0 -HJ 754
• In Messages
• Received -SJ 855
• Referred to Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Budget Subcommittee on Health and Human Services Appropriations; Budget -SJ 855
• Withdrawn from Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Budget Subcommittee on Health and Human Services Appropriations; Budget -SJ 1671
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 1671
• Substituted for CS/SB 2048 -SJ 1671
• Read 2nd time -SJ 1671
• Read 3rd time -SJ 1671
• CS passed; YEAS 39 NAYS 0 -SJ 1671
• Ordered enrolled -HJ 1715
• Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
• Approved by Governor
• Chapter No. 2012-84, companion bill(s) passed, see HB 5003 (Ch. 2012-119)
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