Florida Senate - 2021                        COMMITTEE AMENDMENT
       Bill No. SB 130
                              LEGISLATIVE ACTION                        
                    Senate             .             House              
                  Comm: RCS            .                                
                  03/02/2021           .                                

       The Committee on Children, Families, and Elder Affairs (Rouson)
       recommended the following:
    1         Senate Amendment (with directory and title amendments)
    3         Between lines 118 and 119
    4  insert:
    5         (g) If 5 years or more, or 3 years or more in the case of a
    6  certified peer specialist or an individual seeking certification
    7  as a peer specialist pursuant to s. 397.417, have elapsed since
    8  an applicant for an exemption from disqualification has
    9  completed or has been lawfully released from confinement,
   10  supervision, or a nonmonetary condition imposed by a court for
   11  the applicant’s most recent disqualifying offense, the applicant
   12  may work with adults with substance use disorders, mental health
   13  disorders, or co-occurring disorders under the supervision of
   14  persons who meet all personnel requirements of this chapter for
   15  up to 180 90 days after being notified of his or her
   16  disqualification or until the department makes a final
   17  determination regarding his or her request for an exemption from
   18  disqualification, whichever is earlier.
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   21  And the directory clause is amended as follows:
   22         Delete lines 97 - 98
   23  and insert:
   24         Section 2. Paragraphs (a) and (g) of subsection (1) of
   25  section 397.4073, Florida Statutes, are amended to read:
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   28  And the title is amended as follows:
   29         Delete line 9
   30  and insert:
   31         specialists; revising authorizations relating to work
   32         by applicants who have committed disqualifying
   33         offenses; amending s. 397.417, F.S.; providing