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CS/CS/HB 7141: Human Trafficking

GENERAL BILL by Health and Human Services Committee ; Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee ; Healthy Families Subcommittee ; Harrell ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Campbell ; Dudley ; McBurney ; Metz ; Rangel ; Rodriguez, J. ; Thurston ; Young

Human Trafficking; Requires DCF to employ screening & assessment instruments to determine appropriate services provided to sexually exploited children; provides criteria for placement in safe houses & safe foster homes; directs DCF, DJJ, & lead agencies to participate in coordination of local responses to human trafficking; authorizes department to certify safe houses & safe foster homes & provides requirements for certification; authorizes placement of child in settings other than safe houses & safe foster homes under certain conditions; creates Statewide Council on Human Trafficking; provides for transfer of general revenue funds & establishes positions. APPROPRIATION: $6,265,000.00

Effective Date: 7/1/2014
Last Action: 6/17/2014 - Chapter No. 2014-161, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/SB 1666 (Ch. 2014-224)
Location: Became Law
Bill Text: PDF



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
3/18/2014 House • Filed
3/19/2014 House • Introduced -HJ 303
3/24/2014 House • Referred to Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee; Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 344
4/4/2014 House • On Committee agenda-- Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee, 04/08/14, 9:00 am, Webster Hall
4/8/2014 House • CS by Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee; YEAS 13 NAYS 0 -HJ 483
• Pending review of CS under Rule 7.19(c)
• Now in Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 481
• On Committee agenda-- Health and Human Services Committee, 04/10/14, 9:00 am, Morris Hall
• CS by Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 481
4/10/2014 House • CS/CS by- Health and Human Services Committee; YEAS 18 NAYS 0 -HJ 541
4/14/2014 House • Pending review of CS -under Rule 7.19(c)
4/15/2014 House • CS/CS by Health and Human Services Committee read 1st time -HJ 540
4/16/2014 House • Placed on Calendar -HJ 545
4/18/2014 House • Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/22/14
4/22/2014 House • Read 2nd time -HJ 591
• Amendment(s) adopted (410549) -HJ 591
• Read 3rd time -HJ 591
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 119 NAYS 0 -HJ 591
4/22/2014 Senate • In Messages
• Referred to Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Appropriations -SJ 527
• Received -SJ 527
5/1/2014 Senate • Withdrawn from Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Appropriations -SJ 937
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 937
• Substituted for CS/SB 1724 -SJ 937
• Read 2nd time -SJ 937
• Amendment(s) adopted (427032) -SJ 940
• Placed on 3rd reading
5/2/2014 Senate • Read 3rd time -SJ 1042
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 38 NAYS 0 -SJ 1042
5/2/2014 House • In returning messages
• Was taken up -HJ 989
• Concurred in 1 amendment(s) (427032) -HJ 991
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 118 NAYS 0 -HJ 991
• Ordered engrossed, then enrolled -HJ 991
6/5/2014 • Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
6/17/2014 • Approved by Governor
• Chapter No. 2014-161, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/SB 1666 (Ch. 2014-224)