CS/SB 642: Individuals with Disabilities
GENERAL BILL by Banking and Insurance ; Benacquisto ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Sobel
Individuals with Disabilities; Creating the “Florida Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Act”; requiring the Florida Prepaid College Board to establish a direct-support organization known as “Florida ABLE, Inc.”; authorizing the organization to use certain services, property, and facilities of the Florida Prepaid College Board; requiring the Agency for Health Care Administration, the Agency for Persons with Disabilities, the Department of Children and Families, and the Department of Education to assist, cooperate, and coordinate with the organization in the provision of public information and outreach for the program, etc. APPROPRIATION: $3,386,000.00
Last Action: 5/22/2015 - Chapter No. 2015-56, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/SB 644 (Ch. 2015-57), CS/CS/SB 646 (Ch. 2015-58)
Location: Became Law
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Banking and Insurance (BI)
- Appropriations Subcommittee on Education (AED)
- Appropriations (AP)
• Referred to Banking and Insurance; Appropriations Subcommittee on Education; Appropriations -SJ 75
• On Committee agenda-- Banking and Insurance, 02/17/15, 9:00 am, 110 Senate Office Building
• CS by Banking and Insurance; YEAS 11 NAYS 0 -SJ 159
• Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Now in Appropriations Subcommittee on Education -SJ 159
• On Committee agenda-- Appropriations Subcommittee on Education, 03/04/15, 10:00 am, 412 Knott Building
• Introduced -SJ 75
• CS by Banking and Insurance read 1st time -SJ 155
• Subcommittee Recommendation: Favorable by Appropriations Subcommittee on Education; YEAS 7 NAYS 0 -SJ 193
• Now in Appropriations -SJ 193
• On Committee agenda-- Appropriations, 03/25/15, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building
• Favorable by- Appropriations; YEAS 18 NAYS 0 -SJ 259
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 259
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/01/15
• Read 2nd time -SJ 302
• Amendment(s) adopted (474044) -SJ 303
• Read 3rd time -SJ 303
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 38 NAYS 0 -SJ 303
• Immediately certified -SJ 303
• In Messages
• Referred to Calendar -HJ 636
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/23/15
• Received -HJ 636
• Substituted for CS/HB 935 -HJ 743
• Read 2nd time -HJ 743
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -HJ 790
• CS passed; YEAS 117 NAYS 0 -HJ 790
• Ordered enrolled -SJ 656
• Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
• Approved by Governor
• Chapter No. 2015-56, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/SB 644 (Ch. 2015-57), CS/CS/SB 646 (Ch. 2015-58)
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