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CS/CS/SB 1120: Substance Abuse Services

GENERAL BILL by Appropriations ; Children, Families, and Elder Affairs ; Harrell

Substance Abuse Services; Requiring, rather than authorizing, an exemption from disqualification from employment for certain substance abuse service provider personnel under certain circumstances; providing that certain persons may be granted such exemption without a waiting period under certain circumstances; removing the authority of the Department of Children and Families to grant exemptions from disqualification under ch. 397, F.S., under certain circumstances; providing criminal penalties for violations relating to recovery residence patient referrals, etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2020
Last Action: 6/19/2020 - Chapter No. 2020-38
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
12/4/2019 Senate • Filed
12/13/2019 Senate • Referred to Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services; Appropriations -SJ 82
1/14/2020 Senate • Introduced -SJ 82
1/23/2020 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Children, Families, and Elder Affairs, 01/28/20, 4:00 pm, 301 Senate Building
1/28/2020 Senate • CS by Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; YEAS 6 NAYS 0 -SJ 214
1/29/2020 Senate • Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• CS by Children, Families, and Elder Affairs read 1st time -SJ 219
1/31/2020 Senate • Now in Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services
2/13/2020 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services, 02/18/20, 4:00 pm, 412 Knott Building
2/18/2020 Senate • Subcommittee Recommendation: CS/CS by Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services; YEAS 10 NAYS 0 -SJ 347
2/20/2020 Senate • Now in Appropriations
2/24/2020 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Appropriations, 02/27/20, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building
2/27/2020 Senate • CS/CS by- Appropriations; YEAS 18 NAYS 0 -SJ 357
2/28/2020 Senate • Pending reference review -under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
3/2/2020 Senate • Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
• CS/CS by Appropriations read 1st time -SJ 359
3/5/2020 Senate • Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/09/20 -SJ 550
3/9/2020 Senate • Read 2nd time -SJ 539
• Read 3rd time -SJ 539
• CS passed; YEAS 38 NAYS 0 -SJ 539
3/9/2020 House • In Messages
• Referred to Calendar -HJ 1006
• Received -HJ 1006
3/10/2020 House • Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/10/20
• Read 2nd time -HJ 1051
• Amendment(s) adopted (162269, 780023) -HJ 1051, 1052
• Placed on 3rd reading
3/11/2020 House • Read 3rd time -HJ 1112
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 117 NAYS 0 -HJ 1112
3/11/2020 Senate • In returning messages
3/13/2020 Senate • Concurred in 2 amendment(s) (162269, 780023) -SJ 878
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 38 NAYS 0 -SJ 878
• Ordered engrossed, then enrolled -SJ 878
6/3/2020 • Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
6/18/2020 • Approved by Governor
6/19/2020 • Chapter No. 2020-38