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CS/CS/HB 139: Dental Care

GENERAL BILL by Appropriations Committee ; Health Quality Subcommittee ; Cummings ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Adkins ; Artiles ; Berman ; Bracy ; Broxson ; Burgess ; Campbell ; Clarke-Reed ; Combee ; Cortes, B. ; Cortes, J. ; Costello ; Cruz ; Drake ; DuBose ; Dudley ; Fresen ; Fullwood ; Gaetz ; Geller ; Hill ; Jenne ; Jones, M. ; Jones, S. ; Latvala ; McBurney ; Moraitis ; Moskowitz ; Murphy ; Narain ; Pafford ; Peters ; Plakon ; Plasencia ; Rader ; Richardson ; Rodriguez, J. ; Rouson ; Santiago ; Slosberg ; Stark ; Steube ; Stevenson ; Tobia ; Torres ; Trumbull ; Watson, C. ; Williams

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 DOH to develop loan program in cooperation with certain dental colleges & Florida Dental Association; provides rulemaking authority; provides appropriation & authorizes position. APPROPRIATION: $110,308.00

Effective Date: 7/1/2016
Last Action: 4/14/2016 - Vetoed by Governor
Location: Vetoed by Governor
Bill Text: PDF



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
9/4/2015 House • Filed
9/24/2015 House • Referred to Health Quality Subcommittee; Appropriations Committee; Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 17
1/4/2016 House • On Committee agenda-- Health Quality Subcommittee, 01/11/16, 4:00 pm, 306 HOB
1/11/2016 House • CS by Health Quality Subcommittee; YEAS 7 NAYS 0 -HJ 216
1/12/2016 House • Introduced -HJ 17
1/13/2016 House • Pending review of CS under Rule 7.19(c)
1/14/2016 House • Now in Appropriations Committee -HJ 216
• CS by Health Quality Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 211
2/5/2016 House • On Committee agenda-- Appropriations Committee, 02/09/16, 3:00 pm, Webster Hall
2/10/2016 House • CS/CS by Appropriations Committee; YEAS 24 NAYS 0 -HJ 452
2/11/2016 House • Pending review of CS under Rule 7.19(c)
• CS/CS by Appropriations Committee read 1st time -HJ 449
2/12/2016 House • Now in Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 458
2/15/2016 House • On Committee agenda-- Health and Human Services Committee, 02/17/16, 9:00 am, Morris Hall
2/17/2016 House • Favorable by- Health and Human Services Committee; YEAS 17 NAYS 0 -HJ 507
2/18/2016 House • Placed on Calendar -HJ 507
2/26/2016 House • Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/01/16
3/1/2016 House • Read 2nd time -HJ 610
• Placed on 3rd reading
3/2/2016 House • Read 3rd time -HJ 646
• CS passed; YEAS 117 NAYS 0 -HJ 647
3/2/2016 Senate • In Messages
• Referred to Health Policy; Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services; Appropriations -SJ 585
• Received -SJ 585
3/9/2016 Senate • Withdrawn from Health Policy; Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services; Appropriations -SJ 888
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 888
• Substituted for CS/SB 234 -SJ 888
• Read 2nd time -SJ 888
• Placed on 3rd reading
3/11/2016 Senate • Read 3rd time -SJ 995
• CS passed; YEAS 40 NAYS 0 -SJ 995
3/11/2016 House • Ordered enrolled -HJ 1433
3/30/2016 • Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
4/14/2016 • Vetoed by Governor