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CS/CS/HB 23: Telehealth

GENERAL BILL by Health and Human Services Committee ; Ways and Means Committee ; Yarborough ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Avila ; Donalds ; Grant, M. ; Leek ; Mercado ; Rodrigues, R. ; Roth ; Sprowls

Telehealth; Establishing standards of practice for telehealth providers; authorizing certain telehealth providers to use telehealth to prescribe certain controlled substances under specified circumstances; providing registration requirements for out-of-state telehealth providers, etc. APPROPRIATION: $276,409

Effective Date: 7/1/2019
Last Action: 6/26/2019 - Chapter No. 2019-137
Bill Text: PDF



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
2/21/2019 House • Filed
2/28/2019 House • Referred to Health Quality Subcommittee; Ways and Means Committee; Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 24
3/1/2019 House • On Committee agenda-- Health Quality Subcommittee, 03/05/19, 1:00 pm, Webster Hall
3/5/2019 House • Introduced -HJ 24
• Favorable by Health Quality Subcommittee; YEAS 11 NAYS 2 -HJ 363
3/7/2019 House • Now in Ways and Means Committee -HJ 363
3/8/2019 House • On Committee agenda-- Ways and Means Committee, 03/12/19, 4:00 pm, Morris Hall -- Removed from meeting agenda
3/14/2019 House • On Committee agenda-- Ways and Means Committee, 03/18/19, 3:30 pm, Morris Hall
3/18/2019 House • CS by Ways and Means Committee; YEAS 14 NAYS 3 -HJ 447
3/19/2019 House • Pending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
• CS by Ways and Means Committee read 1st time -HJ 445
3/20/2019 House • Now in Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 477
3/26/2019 House • On Committee agenda-- Health and Human Services Committee, 03/28/19, 8:00 am, Morris Hall
3/28/2019 House • CS/CS by- Health and Human Services Committee; YEAS 14 NAYS 3 -HJ 539
• Pending review of CS -under Rule 7.18(c)
• CS/CS by Health and Human Services Committee read 1st time -HJ 529
3/29/2019 House • Placed on Calendar -HJ 550
4/4/2019 House • Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/10/19
4/10/2019 House • Read 2nd time -HJ 605
• Amendment(s) failed (040721, 195975) -HJ 605, 608
• Placed on 3rd reading
4/11/2019 House • Read 3rd time -HJ 646
• CS passed; YEAS 102 NAYS 14 -HJ 647
4/18/2019 Senate • In Messages
• Referred to Health Policy; Rules -SJ 393
4/22/2019 Senate • Received -SJ 392
4/26/2019 Senate • Withdrawn from Health Policy; Rules -SJ 523
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
• Substituted for CS/SB 1526 -SJ 523
• Read 2nd time -SJ 523
• Amendment(s) adopted (845780) -SJ 525
• Placed on 3rd reading
4/29/2019 Senate • Read 3rd time -SJ 583
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 30 NAYS 9 -SJ 583
4/29/2019 House • In returning messages
• Concurred in 1 amendment(s) (845780) -HJ 992, 994
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 113 NAYS 0 -HJ 994
• Ordered engrossed, then enrolled -HJ 994
6/25/2019 • Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
• Approved by Governor
6/26/2019 • Chapter No. 2019-137