Legislative Update Florida 2020 Session

Monday, September 23, 2019 1:53 PM | Kendall Iturrioz (Administrator)

The work of the 2020 Session of the Florida Legislature is underway. Below are 6 initiatives, represented by a total of 10 Senate and House bills, concerning Floridians’ mental health and well-being that have been introduced as of 9/19/19.

You can follow the links for each bill to find summaries and full texts of the bill as well as information on bill co-sponsors.

If you are interested in knowing the progress of any of these or other bills, you can set up your own Bill Tracker account with the Florida Senate here.

Bills Tracked for the 2020 Legislative Session:

Number   

Title

Filed     By    

Last Action

SB 180

Conversion Therapy

Rodriguez

Last Action: 9/19/2019 S Referred to Health Policy; Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Rules

HB 41

Conversion Therapy

Grieco

Last Action: 8/9/2019 H Filed

SB 230

Department of Health

Harrell

Last Action: 9/19/2019 S Referred to Health Policy; Appropriations; Rules

HB 105

Human Trafficking Education in Schools

Williams

Last Action: 9/3/2019 H Filed

SB 154

Human Trafficking Education in Schools

Thurston

Last Action: 9/19/2019 S Referred to Education; Criminal Justice; Appropriations

HB 161

Prohibited Discrimination

Toledo, Webb

Last Action: 9/12/2019 H Filed

SB 206

Prohibited Discrimination

Rouson

Last Action: 9/19/2019 S Referred to Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Judiciary; Rules

SB 104

Services for Veterans and Their Families

Harrell

Last Action: 8/16/2019 S Referred to Military and Veterans Affairs and Space; Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Appropriations

HB 165

Youth in Solitary Confinement

Driskell

Last Action: 9/13/2019 H Filed

SB 228

Youth in Solitary Confinement

Thurston

Last Action: 9/19/2019 S Referred to Criminal Justice; Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice; Appropriations


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