Skip to Navigation | Skip to Main Content | Skip to Site Map | Mobile Site

Senate Tracker: Sign Up | Login

The Florida Senate

CS/SB 1726: Parental Rights

GENERAL BILL by Education ; Gruters

Parental Rights; Designating the “Parents’ Bill of Rights”; providing that the state, its political subdivisions, other governmental entities, or other institutions may not infringe on parental rights without demonstrating specified information; requiring each district school board to develop and adopt a policy to promote parental involvement in the public school system; prohibiting certain health care practitioners from taking specified actions without a parent’s written permission, etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2019
Last Action: 5/3/2019 Senate - Died in Judiciary
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Education (ED)
  2. Judiciary (JU)
  3. Rules (RC)

Bill History

Date Chamber Action
3/1/2019 Senate • Filed
3/8/2019 Senate • Referred to Education; Judiciary; Rules -SJ 220
3/13/2019 Senate • Introduced -SJ 220
4/5/2019 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Education, 04/10/19, 1:30 pm, 412 Knott Building
4/10/2019 Senate • CS by Education; YEAS 5 NAYS 3 -SJ 349
4/11/2019 Senate • Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
4/12/2019 Senate • Now in Judiciary
4/16/2019 Senate • CS by Education read 1st time -SJ 356
5/3/2019 Senate • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Judiciary