SB 46-E: Health Care/Health Flex Plans
GENERAL BILL by Saunders ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Pruitt ; Lee
Health Care/Health Flex Plans; provides legislative findings & intent re health flex plans; provides for pilot program for said plans for certain uninsured persons; exempts approved health flex plans from certain licensing requirements; provides criteria for eligibility to enroll in such plan; establishes Florida Alzheimer's Center & Research Institute at USF; includes preferred provider organizations & health insurers in claim dispute resolution program, etc. Amends FS.
Last Action: 5/24/2002 - Approved by Governor; Chapter No. 2002-389; See also HB 43-E (Ch. 2002-396)
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
• Filed; Considered outside purview of the Call -SJ 00005; Introduction allowed -SJ 00005; Introduced, referred to Health, Aging and Long-Term Care -SJ 00006
• On Committee agenda-- Health, Aging and Long-Term Care, 05/01/02, 3:30 pm, 110-S; Favorable by- Health, Aging and Long-Term Care; YEAS 10 NAYS 0 -SJ 00044; Placed on Calendar, on second reading -SJ 00044
• Placed on Special Order Calendar -SJ 00043; Read second time -SJ 00018; Read third time -SJ 00018; Passed; YEAS 39 NAYS 0 -SJ 00018
• In Messages; Received -HJ 00035; Read second time -HJ 00036
• Read third time -HJ 00057; Passed; YEAS 80 NAYS 28 -HJ 00058
• Ordered enrolled -SJ 00106
• Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
• Approved by Governor; Chapter No. 2002-389; See also HB 43-E (Ch. 2002-396)
Companion bills that are identical word-for-word, not including titles. However, Resolutions and Concurrent Resolutions are considered identical if the only difference is the word "House" or "Senate."
Companion bills that are substantially similar in text or have substantial portions of text that are largely the same.
Bills that have selected provisions that are similar in text.
A bill that is contingent upon passage of another bill within the same chamber, e.g., a trust fund bill, a bill providing a public record exemption, or an implementing bill.
The page numbers, when listed, for citations are constantly under review. The journals or printed bills of the respective chambers should be consulted as the official documents of the Legislature.
The links for the page numbers are formatted to open the bill text PDF directly to the page containing the citation. However, if your browser is set to open PDFs in a new window, as is often the case with 64-bit browsers, the bill text will open to the first page.