SB 1566: Military and Veteran Support
GENERAL BILL by Grimsley
Military and Veteran Support; Requiring the Department of Veterans’ Affairs, subject to appropriation, to contract with individuals and entities to provide alternative treatment options for certain veterans; authorizing the Supreme Court of Florida to admit on motion a bar applicant who is the spouse of a servicemember stationed in this state under certain circumstances; requiring the Department of Education to expedite the processing of an application for educator certification submitted by the spouse of a servicemember stationed in this state; requiring the State Board of Education to adopt rules regarding extending validity of a temporary certificate if the applicant is the spouse of a servicemember stationed in this state, etc.
Last Action: 3/10/2018 Senate - Died in Military and Veterans Affairs, Space, and Domestic Security, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 29 (Ch. 2018-7)
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- Military and Veterans Affairs, Space, and Domestic Security (MS)
- Judiciary (JU)
- Appropriations (AP)
• Referred to Military and Veterans Affairs, Space, and Domestic Security; Judiciary; Appropriations -SJ 178
• Introduced -SJ 178
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Military and Veterans Affairs, Space, and Domestic Security, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 29 (Ch. 2018-7)
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