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CS/HB 1163: The Florida Marriage Handbook
GENERAL BILL by Healthy Families Subcommittee ; Baxley ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Albritton ; Combee ; Fresen ; Mayfield ; Renuart
The Florida Marriage Handbook; Creates Marriage Education Committee; provides for membership & terms of members; provides for administration within DCF; provides for creation of Florida Marriage Handbook; provides topics that may be covered; requires committee to obtain private funds for certain expenses; provides for distribution of handbook & encourages clerks of court to provide list of course providers & sites where marriage & relationship skill-building classes are available; provides for review & revision of handbook; requires marriage license applications to provide applicants with opportunity to receive electronic copy of handbook.
Last Action: 5/3/2013 House - Died in Appropriations Committee
Bill Text: PDF
• Introduced -HJ 114
• Referred to Healthy Families Subcommittee; Appropriations Committee; Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 200
• On Committee agenda-- Healthy Families Subcommittee, 03/18/13, 4:00 pm, 12 HOB
• CS by Healthy Families Subcommittee; YEAS 7 NAYS 5 -HJ 287
• Pending review of CS under Rule 7.19(c)
• CS by Healthy Families Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 283
• Now in Appropriations Committee -HJ 305
• Died in Appropriations Committee
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