Florida Senate - 2020 COMMITTEE AMENDMENT Bill No. SB 46 Ì7156441Î715644 LEGISLATIVE ACTION Senate . House . . . . . ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— The Committee on Health Policy (Farmer) recommended the following: 1 Senate Amendment (with title amendment) 2 3 Delete everything after the enacting clause 4 and insert: 5 Section 1. Paragraph (i) is added to subsection (3) of 6 section 383.14, Florida Statutes, to read: 7 383.14 Screening for metabolic disorders, other hereditary 8 and congenital disorders, and environmental risk factors.— 9 (3) DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH; POWERS AND DUTIES.—The department 10 shall administer and provide certain services to implement the 11 provisions of this section and shall: 12 (i) Create and make available electronically a pamphlet 13 with information on screening for, and the treatment of, 14 preventable infant and childhood eye and vision disorders, 15 including, but not limited to, retinoblastoma and amblyopia. 16 17 All provisions of this subsection must be coordinated with the 18 provisions and plans established under this chapter, chapter 19 411, and Pub. L. No. 99-457. 20 Section 2. Paragraph (i) is added to subsection (3) of 21 section 383.318, Florida Statutes, to read: 22 383.318 Postpartum care for birth center clients and 23 infants.— 24 (3) The birth center shall provide a postpartum evaluation 25 and followup care that includes all of the following: 26 (i) Provision of the informational pamphlet on infant and 27 childhood eye and vision disorders created by the department 28 pursuant to s. 383.14(3)(i). 29 Section 3. Section 395.1053, Florida Statutes, is amended 30 to read: 31 395.1053 Postpartum education.—A hospital that provides 32 birthing services shall incorporate information on safe sleep 33 practices and the possible causes of Sudden Unexpected Infant 34 Death into the hospital’s postpartum instruction on the care of 35 newborns and provide to each parent the informational pamphlet 36 on infant and childhood eye and vision disorders created by the 37 department pursuant to s. 383.14(3)(i). 38 Section 4. Section 456.0496, Florida Statutes, is created 39 to read: 40 456.0496 Provision of information to parents during planned 41 out-of-hospital births.—A health care practitioner who attends 42 an out-of-hospital birth must ensure that the informational 43 pamphlet on infant and childhood eye and vision disorders 44 created by the department pursuant to s. 383.14(3)(i) is 45 provided to each parent after such a birth. 46 Section 5. This act shall take effect July 1, 2020. 47 48 ================= T I T L E A M E N D M E N T ================ 49 And the title is amended as follows: 50 Delete everything before the enacting clause 51 and insert: 52 A bill to be entitled 53 An act relating to eye care for newborns and infants; 54 amending s. 383.14, F.S.; requiring the Department of 55 Health to create and make available electronically a 56 pamphlet with specified information; amending s. 57 383.318, F.S.; requiring birth centers to provide the 58 informational pamphlet to clients during postpartum 59 care; amending s. 395.1053, F.S.; requiring hospitals 60 that provide birthing services to provide the 61 informational pamphlet to parents during postpartum 62 education; creating s. 456.0496, F.S.; requiring 63 certain health care practitioners to ensure that the 64 pamphlet is provided to parents after a planned out 65 of-hospital birth; providing an effective date.