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CS/HB 657: Dental Care

GENERAL BILL by Health Quality Subcommittee ; Cummings ; Williams ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Bileca ; Bracy ; Burgess ; Cortes, B. ; Costello ; DuBose ; Fullwood ; Gaetz ; Geller ; Latvala ; Mayfield ; Moraitis ; Moskowitz ; Pafford ; Perry ; Peters ; Plakon ; Rodriguez, J. ; Rogers ; Slosberg ; Steube ; Tobia

Dental Care; Establishes joint local & state dental care access account initiative, subject to availability of funding; requires DOH to implement EBT system; authorizes DOH to transfer state funds remaining in closed account at specified time & return unspent funds from local sources; requires DEO to rank shortage & medically underserved areas; requires department to develop loan program in cooperation with certain dental colleges & Florida Dental Association; specifies content of a required report; provides rulemaking authority.

Effective Date: 7/1/2015
Last Action: 4/28/2015 House - Died in Appropriations Committee
Location: In committee/council (APC)
Bill Text: PDF



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
2/9/2015 House • Filed
2/18/2015 House • Referred to Health Quality Subcommittee; Appropriations Committee; Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 55
3/3/2015 House • Introduced -HJ 54
3/12/2015 House • On Committee agenda-- Health Quality Subcommittee, 03/16/15, 4:00 pm, 306 HOB
3/16/2015 House • CS by Health Quality Subcommittee; YEAS 11 NAYS 0 -HJ 264
3/18/2015 House • Pending review of CS under Rule 7.19(c)
• CS by Health Quality Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 261
3/19/2015 House • Now in Appropriations Committee -HJ 274
4/28/2015 House • Died in Appropriations Committee