The Senate has convened, unilaterally, in Special Session for the sole purpose of consideration of Executive Order 19-14.
CS/HB 171: Infectious Disease Elimination Programs
GENERAL BILL by Health Quality Subcommittee ; Jones ; Plasencia ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Brown ; Cortes ; Davis ; Driskell ; Duran ; Eskamani ; Geller ; Gottlieb ; Grieco ; Hart ; Jacobs ; Joseph ; Leek ; Massullo ; Mercado ; Newton ; Pigman ; Polo ; Rodriguez, A.M. ; Smith, C. ; Watson, C. ; Willhite
Infectious Disease Elimination Programs; Authorizes county commission to establish sterile needle & syringe exchange program; prohibits operation of such program under certain conditions; provides requirements for operation of such program; requires collection of data & submission of reports; provides for immunity from civil liability under certain circumstances; authorizes continuation of specified pilot program under certain circumstances.
Last Action: 4/17/2019 House - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/SB 366 (Ch. 2019-143) -HJ 733
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• Referred to Health Quality Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee; Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 34
• Introduced -HJ 34
• On Committee agenda-- Health Quality Subcommittee, 03/26/19, 8:00 am, Webster Hall
• CS by Health Quality Subcommittee; YEAS 9 NAYS 1 -HJ 522
• Pending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
• CS by Health Quality Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 513
• Now in Judiciary Committee -HJ 544
• On Committee agenda-- Judiciary Committee, 04/03/19, 9:00 am, Sumner Hall
• Favorable by Judiciary Committee; YEAS 14 NAYS 0 -HJ 583
• Now in Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 583
• On Committee agenda-- Health and Human Services Committee, 04/09/19, 2:00 pm, Morris Hall
• Favorable by- Health and Human Services Committee; YEAS 18 NAYS 0 -HJ 632
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 632
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/17/19
• Substituted CS/CS/SB 366 -HJ 733
• Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/SB 366 (Ch. 2019-143) -HJ 733
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