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CS/SB 860: Military and Veterans Affairs

GENERAL BILL by Appropriations ; Military and Veterans Affairs, Space, and Domestic Security ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Benacquisto ; Hukill ; Sachs ; Gaetz ; Abruzzo ; Altman ; Bean ; Bradley ; Brandes ; Braynon ; Bullard ; Clemens ; Dean ; Detert ; Diaz de la Portilla ; Evers ; Flores ; Galvano ; Garcia ; Gardiner ; Gibson ; Grimsley ; Hays ; Joyner ; Latvala ; Lee ; Legg ; Montford ; Negron ; Richter ; Ring ; Simmons ; Simpson ; Sobel ; Soto ; Stargel ; Thompson ; Thrasher

Military and Veterans Affairs; Revising participation requirements and authorizing certain courses for the Educational Dollars for Duty program; establishing the Florida Veterans’ Walk of Honor and the Florida Veterans’ Memorial Garden; directing the Office of Economic and Demographic Research and the Office of Program Policy Analysis and Government Accountability to provide a specified analysis of certain grant and entrepreneur initiative programs; establishing Florida Is For Veterans, Inc., within the Department of Veterans’ Affairs, etc. APPROPRIATION: $22,189,498

Effective Date: Except as otherwise expressly provided in this act and except for this section, which shall take effect upon this act becoming a law, this act shall take effect July 1, 2014
Last Action: 3/11/2014 Senate - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 7015 (Ch. 2014-1), CS/CS/CS/HB 851 (Ch. 2014-62) -SJ 235
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Appropriations (AP)

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  • Bill History

    Date Chamber Action
    2/5/2014 Senate SPB 7020 submitted as a committee bill (SB 860) by Military and Veterans Affairs, Space, and Domestic Security
    • Filed
    2/10/2014 Senate • Referred to Appropriations -SJ 69
    3/3/2014 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Appropriations, 03/06/14, 1:00 pm, 412 Knott Building
    3/4/2014 Senate • Introduced -SJ 69
    3/6/2014 Senate • CS by- Appropriations; YEAS 19 NAYS 0 -SJ 207
    3/7/2014 Senate • Pending reference review -under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
    • Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 207
    • Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/11/14
    3/10/2014 Senate • CS by Appropriations read 1st time -SJ 225
    3/11/2014 Senate • Read 2nd time -SJ 233
    • Substituted CS/CS/HB 7015 -SJ 235
    • Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 7015 (Ch. 2014-1), CS/CS/CS/HB 851 (Ch. 2014-62) -SJ 235

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  • CS/SB 860, Committee Substitute 1 (Current Bill Version) Posted 3/7/2014 at 5:53 PM

    Bill Text:   Web Page | PDF
    Analyses:   Appropriations (Post-Meeting) 3/10/2014 (pdf)

    Related Bills (10)

    Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills
    H 7015 (er) Military and Veteran Support Veteran and Military Affairs Subcommittee Similar Last Action: 4/1/2014 Chapter No. 2014-1, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/CS/HB 851 (Ch. 2014-62)
    Location: Became Law
    H 35 Resident Status for Tuition Purposes Peters, Fitzenhagen Compare Last Action: 2/28/2014 H Withdrawn prior to introduction, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 7015 (Ch. 2014-1) -HJ 12
    Location: Withdrawn from consideration
    H 205 Resident Status for Tuition Purposes Rodriguez Compare Last Action: 5/2/2014 H Died in Higher Education and Workforce Subcommittee, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/CS/HB 851 (Ch. 2014-62), CS/CS/HB 7015 (Ch. 2014-1)
    Location: In committee/council (HEWS)
    H 851 (er) Postsecondary Education Tuition and Fees Nunez Compare Last Action: 6/9/2014 Chapter No. 2014-62, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 7015 (Ch. 2014-1)
    Location: Became Law
    H 873 (c1) Employment of Veterans Ingram Compare Last Action: 5/2/2014 H Died in Economic Affairs Committee, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 7015 (Ch. 2014-1)
    Location: In committee/council (EAC)
    S 84 (c2) Waivers of Out-of-state Fees for Veterans Latvala Compare Last Action: 5/2/2014 S Died in Appropriations, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/CS/HB 851 (Ch. 2014-62), CS/CS/HB 7015 (Ch. 2014-1)
    Location: In committee/council (AP)
    S 140 (c2) Driver Licenses Bradley Compare Last Action: 5/2/2014 S Died in Appropriations, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 7015 (Ch. 2014-1)
    Location: In committee/council (AP)
    S 418 Fee Waivers for Military Veterans Sachs Compare Last Action: 5/2/2014 S Died in Military and Veterans Affairs, Space, and Domestic Security, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 7015 (Ch. 2014-1)
    Location: In committee/council (MS)
    S 428 Resident Status for Tuition Purposes Bullard Compare Last Action: 5/2/2014 S Died in Education, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/CS/HB 851 (Ch. 2014-62), CS/CS/HB 7015 (Ch. 2014-1)
    Location: In committee/council (ED)
    S 970 Employment of Veterans Hays Compare Last Action: 5/2/2014 S Died in Commerce and Tourism, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 7015 (Ch. 2014-1)
    Location: In committee/council (CM)

    Floor Votes (1)

    Date Chamber Result
    3/11/2014 10:06 AM Senate 38 Yeas - 0 Nays

    Citations - Statutes (27)

    Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help
    250.10 Appointment and duties of the Adjutant General. Page 4 (pdf)
    250.35 Courts-martial. Page 10 (pdf)
    265.0031 Page 10 (pdf)
    288.0001 Economic Development Programs Evaluation. Page 11 (pdf)
    295.065 Legislative intent. Page 11 (pdf)
    295.07 Preference in appointment and retention. Page 12 (pdf)
    295.08 Positions for which a numerically based selection process is used. Page 13 (pdf)
    295.085 Positions for which a numerically based selection process is not used. Page 14 (pdf)
    295.188 Page 15 (pdf)
    295.21 Page 15 (pdf)
    295.22 Page 22 (pdf)
    295.23 Page 28 (pdf)
    296.06 State policy; eligibility requirements. Page 31 (pdf)
    296.36 Eligibility and priority of admittance. Page 32 (pdf)
    322.031 Nonresident; when license required. Page 32 (pdf)
    322.121 Periodic reexamination of all drivers. Page 34 (pdf)
    455.213 General licensing provisions. Page 34 (pdf)
    456.013 Department; general licensing provisions. Page 35 (pdf)
    456.024 Members of Armed Forces in good standing with administrative boards or the department; spouses. Page 35 (pdf)
    458.315 Temporary certificate for practice in areas of critical need. Page 37 (pdf)
    458.3151 Page 37 (pdf)
    459.0076 Temporary certificate for practice in areas of critical need. Page 41 (pdf)
    459.00761 Page 41 (pdf)
    468.304 Certification. Page 45 (pdf)
    499.012 Permit application requirements. Page 46 (pdf)
    1002.33 Charter schools. Page 47 (pdf)
    1009.26 Fee waivers. Page 47 (pdf)

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  • SB 860, Original Filed Version Posted 2/5/2014 at 12:00 PM

    Bill Text:   Web Page | PDF
    Analyses:   Military and Veterans Affairs, Space, and Domestic Security (Post-Meeting) 2/5/2014 (pdf)
    Appropriations (Pre-Meeting) 3/5/2014 (pdf)

    Related Bills (4)

    Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills
    H 7015 (c2) Military and Veteran Support Veteran and Military Affairs Subcommittee Similar Last Action: 4/1/2014 Chapter No. 2014-1, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/CS/HB 851 (Ch. 2014-62)
    Location: Became Law
    H 873 Employment of Veterans Ingram Compare Last Action: 5/2/2014 H Died in Economic Affairs Committee, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 7015 (Ch. 2014-1)
    Location: In committee/council (EAC)
    S 418 Fee Waivers for Military Veterans Sachs Compare Last Action: 5/2/2014 S Died in Military and Veterans Affairs, Space, and Domestic Security, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 7015 (Ch. 2014-1)
    Location: In committee/council (MS)
    S 970 Employment of Veterans Hays Compare Last Action: 5/2/2014 S Died in Commerce and Tourism, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 7015 (Ch. 2014-1)
    Location: In committee/council (CM)

    Committee Amendments (3)

    Amendment Sponsor Filed Last Committee Action Format
    936674 - Amendment (Delete All)
    Delete everything after the enacting clause and insert:
    Appropriations
    (Richter)
    3/5/2014
    12:42 PM
    Replaced by Committee Substitute
    3/6/2014
    Web Page
    PDF
    hierarchy 224526 - Amendment to Amendment (936674)
    Between lines 819 and 820 insert:
    Appropriations
    (Bradley)
    3/6/2014
    8:33 AM
    Replaced by Committee Substitute
    3/6/2014
    Web Page
    PDF
    hierarchy 570084 - Amendment to Amendment (936674)
    Between lines 898 and 899 insert:
    Appropriations
    (Bradley)
    3/6/2014
    8:34 AM
    Replaced by Committee Substitute
    3/6/2014
    Web Page
    PDF

    Committee Votes (1)

    Date Committee Result
    3/6/2014 1:00 PM Appropriations 19 Yeas - 0 Nays

    Citations - Statutes (17)

    Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help
    250.10 Appointment and duties of the Adjutant General. Page 5 (pdf)
    250.35 Courts-martial. Page 10 (pdf)
    265.0031 Page 10 (pdf)
    288.0001 Economic Development Programs Evaluation. Page 12 (pdf)
    295.065 Legislative intent. Page 12 (pdf)
    295.07 Preference in appointment and retention. Page 13 (pdf)
    295.08 Positions for which a numerically based selection process is used. Page 15 (pdf)
    295.085 Positions for which a numerically based selection process is not used. Page 16 (pdf)
    295.20 Page 17 (pdf)
    295.21 Page 23 (pdf)
    296.06 State policy; eligibility requirements. Page 29 (pdf)
    296.36 Eligibility and priority of admittance. Page 30 (pdf)
    455.213 General licensing provisions. Page 30 (pdf)
    456.013 Department; general licensing provisions. Page 30 (pdf)
    468.304 Certification. Page 31 (pdf)
    499.012 Permit application requirements. Page 32 (pdf)
    1002.36 Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind. Page 33 (pdf)

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