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CS/CS/SB 1726: Agency for Health Care Administration

GENERAL BILL by Appropriations ; Health Policy ; Bean

Agency for Health Care Administration; Requiring birth centers to report certain deaths and stillbirths to the agency; revising provisions requiring the agency to conduct licensure inspections of nursing homes; removing a requirement that the agency annually report to the Governor and the Legislature by a specified date on the progress of implementation of electronic prescribing and, instead, requiring the agency to annually publish such information on its website, etc.

Effective Date: Except as otherwise expressly provided in this act and except for this section, which shall become effective upon this act becoming a law, this act shall take effect July 1, 2020
Last Action: 3/10/2020 Senate - Laid on Table, refer to CS/CS/HB 731 -SJ 587
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF

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  • Bill History

    Date Chamber Action
    1/10/2020 Senate • Filed
    1/17/2020 Senate • Referred to Health Policy; Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services; Appropriations -SJ 169
    1/22/2020 Senate • Introduced -SJ 169
    1/23/2020 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Health Policy, 01/28/20, 1:30 pm, 412 Knott Building
    1/28/2020 Senate • CS by Health Policy; YEAS 9 NAYS 0 -SJ 229
    1/30/2020 Senate • Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
    1/31/2020 Senate • Now in Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services
    2/4/2020 Senate • CS by Health Policy read 1st time -SJ 234
    2/20/2020 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services, 02/25/20, 1:00 pm, 412 Knott Building
    2/25/2020 Senate • Subcommittee Recommendation: CS/CS by Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services; YEAS 8 NAYS 0 -SJ 357
    2/27/2020 Senate • Now in Appropriations
    • On Committee agenda-- Appropriations, 03/03/20, 1:00 pm, 412 Knott Building
    3/3/2020 Senate • CS/CS by- Appropriations; YEAS 21 NAYS 0 -SJ 461
    3/5/2020 Senate • Pending reference review -under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
    • Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
    • Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/09/20 -SJ 550
    • CS/CS by Appropriations read 1st time -SJ 466
    3/9/2020 Senate • Retained on Special Order Calendar -SJ 550
    3/10/2020 Senate • Read 2nd time -SJ 586
    • Substituted CS/CS/HB 731 -SJ 587
    • Laid on Table, refer to CS/CS/HB 731 -SJ 587

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  • CS/CS/SB 1726, Committee Substitute 2 (Current Bill Version) Posted 3/5/2020 at 9:00 AM

    Bill Text:   Web Page | PDF
    Analyses:   None

    Related Bills (3)

    Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills
    H 731 (er) Agency for Health Care Administration Perez Similar Last Action: 7/1/2020 Chapter No. 2020-156
    H 1279 Health Insurance Benefits Yarborough Compare Last Action: 3/14/2020 H Died on Calendar
    S 1836 (c1) Health Insurance Benefits Bean Compare Last Action: 3/14/2020 S Died in Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture, Environment, and General Government

    Citations - Statutes (57)

    Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help
    20.43 Department of Health. Page 90 (pdf)
    381.0034 Requirement for instruction on HIV and AIDS. Page 92 (pdf)
    383.327 Birth and death records; reports. Page 6 (pdf)
    395.003 Licensure; denial, suspension, and revocation. Page 6 (pdf)
    395.1055 Rules and enforcement. Page 7 (pdf)
    395.602 Rural hospitals. Page 7 (pdf)
    395.7015 Annual assessment on health care entities. Page 9 (pdf)
    395.7016 Annual appropriation. Page 9 (pdf)
    400.19 Right of entry and inspection. Page 9 (pdf)
    400.462 Definitions. Page 10 (pdf)
    400.464 Home health agencies to be licensed; expiration of license; exemptions; unlawful acts; penalties. Page 12 (pdf)
    400.471 Application for license; fee. Page 16 (pdf)
    400.492 Provision of services during an emergency. Page 17 (pdf)
    400.506 Licensure of nurse registries; requirements; penalties. Page 19 (pdf)
    400.509 Registration of particular service providers exempt from licensure; certificate of registration; regulation of registrants. Page 20 (pdf)
    400.605 Administration; forms; fees; rules; inspections; fines. Page 21 (pdf)
    400.60501 Outcome measures; adoption of federal quality measures; public reporting; annual report. Page 22 (pdf)
    400.9905 Definitions. Page 22 (pdf)
    400.991 License requirements; background screenings; prohibitions. Page 30 (pdf)
    400.9935 Clinic responsibilities. Page 31 (pdf)
    408.033 Local and state health planning. Page 31 (pdf)
    408.05 Florida Center for Health Information and Transparency. Page 32 (pdf)
    408.061 Data collection; uniform systems of financial reporting; information relating to physician charges; confidential information; immunity. Page 32 (pdf)
    408.0611 Electronic prescribing clearinghouse. Page 34 (pdf)
    408.062 Research, analyses, studies, and reports. Page 34 (pdf)
    408.063 Dissemination of health care information. Page 36 (pdf)
    408.802 Applicability. Page 36 (pdf)
    408.803 Definitions. Page 38 (pdf)
    408.806 License application process. Page 39 (pdf)
    408.808 License categories. Page 39 (pdf)
    408.809 Background screening; prohibited offenses. Page 39 (pdf)
    408.811 Right of inspection; copies; inspection reports; plan for correction of deficiencies. Page 42 (pdf)
    408.820 Exemptions. Page 44 (pdf)
    408.821 Emergency management planning; emergency operations; inactive license. Page 44 (pdf)
    408.831 Denial, suspension, or revocation of a license, registration, certificate, or application. Page 45 (pdf)
    408.832 Conflicts. Page 45 (pdf)
    408.909 Health flex plans. Page 45 (pdf)
    408.9091 Cover Florida Health Care Access Program. Page 46 (pdf)
    409.905 Mandatory Medicaid services. Page 46 (pdf)
    409.907 Medicaid provider agreements. Page 48 (pdf)
    409.908 Reimbursement of Medicaid providers. Page 51 (pdf)
    409.913 Oversight of the integrity of the Medicaid program. Page 47 (pdf)
    409.920 Medicaid provider fraud. Page 79 (pdf)
    409.967 Managed care plan accountability. Page 81 (pdf)
    409.973 Benefits. Page 81 (pdf)
    429.11 Initial application for license; provisional license. Page 82 (pdf)
    429.19 Violations; imposition of administrative fines; grounds. Page 82 (pdf)
    429.35 Maintenance of records; reports. Page 83 (pdf)
    429.905 Exemptions; monitoring of adult day care center programs colocated with assisted living facilities or licensed nursing home facilities. Page 84 (pdf)
    429.929 Rules establishing standards. Page 84 (pdf)
    456.001 Definitions. Page 92 (pdf)
    456.057 Ownership and control of patient records; report or copies of records to be furnished; disclosure of information. Page 93 (pdf)
    456.076 Impaired practitioner programs. Page 93 (pdf)
    456.47 Use of telehealth to provide services. Page 94 (pdf)
    627.6387 Shared savings incentive program. Page 86 (pdf)
    627.6648 Shared savings incentive program. Page 87 (pdf)
    641.31076 Shared savings incentive program. Page 89 (pdf)

    Citations - Chapter Law (1)

    Chapter Law Section Amended Location in Bill Location In Bill Help
    2019-116 Section 19 Page 51 (pdf)

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  • CS/SB 1726, Committee Substitute 1 Posted 1/30/2020 at 2:08 PM

    Bill Text:   Web Page | PDF
    Analyses:   Health Policy (Post-Meeting) 1/31/2020 (pdf)
    Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services (Pre-Meeting) 2/24/2020 (pdf)
    Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services (Post-Meeting) 2/26/2020 (pdf)
    Appropriations (Pre-Meeting) 3/2/2020 (pdf)
    Appropriations PCS 233364 (Pre-Meeting) 3/2/2020 (pdf)
    Appropriations (Post-Meeting) 3/4/2020 (pdf)

    Related Bills (1)

    Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills
    H 731 (c2) Agency for Health Care Administration Perez Similar Last Action: 7/1/2020 Chapter No. 2020-156

    Proposed Committee Substitutes (1)

    PCS and Amendments Sponsor Filed Last Committee Action Format
    233364 - Proposed Committee Substitute Appropriations 2/26/2020
    8:50 PM
    Replaced by Committee Substitute
    3/4/2020
    Web Page
    PDF

    Committee Amendments (5)

    Amendment Sponsor Filed Last Committee Action Format
    441796 - Amendment (Delete All)
    Delete everything after the enacting clause and insert:
    Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services
    (Bean)
    2/24/2020
    3:01 PM
    Replaced by Committee Substitute
    2/25/2020
    Web Page
    PDF
    hierarchy 860528 - Amendment to Amendment (441796)
    Delete line 113 and insert:
    Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services
    (Bean)
    2/25/2020
    10:08 AM
    Replaced by Committee Substitute
    2/25/2020
    Web Page
    PDF
    hierarchy 127166 - Amendment to Amendment (441796)
    Between lines 1393 and 1394 insert:
    Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services
    (Bean)
    2/25/2020
    10:09 AM
    Replaced by Committee Substitute
    2/25/2020
    Web Page
    PDF
    hierarchy 283312 - Amendment to Amendment (441796)
    Delete lines 2314 - 2417 and insert:
    Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services
    (Rader)
    2/25/2020
    11:01 AM
    Withdrawn
    2/25/2020
    Web Page
    PDF
    hierarchy 588700 - Amendment to Amendment (441796)
    Delete lines 2315 - 2424 and insert:
    Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services
    (Rader)
    2/25/2020
    11:01 AM
    Withdrawn
    2/25/2020
    Web Page
    PDF

    Committee Votes (2)

    Date Committee Result
    2/25/2020 1:00 PM Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services 8 Yeas - 0 Nays
    3/3/2020 1:00 PM Appropriations 21 Yeas - 0 Nays

    Citations - Statutes (48)

    Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help
    20.43 Department of Health. Page 77 (pdf)
    381.0034 Requirement for instruction on HIV and AIDS. Page 79 (pdf)
    383.327 Birth and death records; reports. Page 4 (pdf)
    395.003 Licensure; denial, suspension, and revocation. Page 5 (pdf)
    395.7015 Annual assessment on health care entities. Page 5 (pdf)
    395.7016 Annual appropriation. Page 5 (pdf)
    400.19 Right of entry and inspection. Page 5 (pdf)
    400.462 Definitions. Page 7 (pdf)
    400.464 Home health agencies to be licensed; expiration of license; exemptions; unlawful acts; penalties. Page 8 (pdf)
    400.471 Application for license; fee. Page 13 (pdf)
    400.492 Provision of services during an emergency. Page 14 (pdf)
    400.506 Licensure of nurse registries; requirements; penalties. Page 16 (pdf)
    400.509 Registration of particular service providers exempt from licensure; certificate of registration; regulation of registrants. Page 17 (pdf)
    400.605 Administration; forms; fees; rules; inspections; fines. Page 19 (pdf)
    400.60501 Outcome measures; adoption of federal quality measures; public reporting; annual report. Page 19 (pdf)
    400.9905 Definitions. Page 20 (pdf)
    400.991 License requirements; background screenings; prohibitions. Page 27 (pdf)
    400.9935 Clinic responsibilities. Page 28 (pdf)
    408.033 Local and state health planning. Page 29 (pdf)
    408.061 Data collection; uniform systems of financial reporting; information relating to physician charges; confidential information; immunity. Page 29 (pdf)
    408.0611 Electronic prescribing clearinghouse. Page 31 (pdf)
    408.062 Research, analyses, studies, and reports. Page 31 (pdf)
    408.063 Dissemination of health care information. Page 33 (pdf)
    408.802 Applicability. Page 33 (pdf)
    408.803 Definitions. Page 35 (pdf)
    408.806 License application process. Page 35 (pdf)
    408.808 License categories. Page 36 (pdf)
    408.809 Background screening; prohibited offenses. Page 36 (pdf)
    408.811 Right of inspection; copies; inspection reports; plan for correction of deficiencies. Page 39 (pdf)
    408.820 Exemptions. Page 40 (pdf)
    408.821 Emergency management planning; emergency operations; inactive license. Page 41 (pdf)
    408.831 Denial, suspension, or revocation of a license, registration, certificate, or application. Page 42 (pdf)
    408.832 Conflicts. Page 42 (pdf)
    408.909 Health flex plans. Page 42 (pdf)
    408.9091 Cover Florida Health Care Access Program. Page 43 (pdf)
    409.905 Mandatory Medicaid services. Page 43 (pdf)
    409.907 Medicaid provider agreements. Page 45 (pdf)
    409.913 Oversight of the integrity of the Medicaid program. Page 47 (pdf)
    409.967 Managed care plan accountability. Page 73 (pdf)
    429.11 Initial application for license; provisional license. Page 73 (pdf)
    429.19 Violations; imposition of administrative fines; grounds. Page 73 (pdf)
    429.35 Maintenance of records; reports. Page 74 (pdf)
    429.905 Exemptions; monitoring of adult day care center programs colocated with assisted living facilities or licensed nursing home facilities. Page 74 (pdf)
    429.929 Rules establishing standards. Page 75 (pdf)
    456.001 Definitions. Page 79 (pdf)
    456.057 Ownership and control of patient records; report or copies of records to be furnished; disclosure of information. Page 80 (pdf)
    456.076 Impaired practitioner programs. Page 80 (pdf)
    456.47 Use of telehealth to provide services. Page 81 (pdf)

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  • SB 1726, Original Filed Version Posted 1/10/2020 at 1:11 PM

    Bill Text:   Web Page | PDF
    Analyses:   Health Policy (Pre-Meeting) 1/27/2020 (pdf)

    Related Bills (1)

    Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills
    H 731 Agency for Health Care Administration Perez Compare Last Action: 7/1/2020 Chapter No. 2020-156

    Committee Amendments (4)

    Amendment Sponsor Filed Last Committee Action Format
    941416 - Amendment
    Delete line 757 and insert:
    Health Policy
    (Bean)
    1/27/2020
    11:30 AM
    Replaced by Committee Substitute
    1/29/2020
    Web Page
    PDF
    942012 - Amendment
    Delete lines 1235 - 1285 and insert:
    Health Policy
    (Bean)
    1/27/2020
    11:31 AM
    Replaced by Substitute Amendment
    1/29/2020
    Web Page
    PDF
    hierarchy 367544 - Substitute Amendment (942012)
    Delete lines 1235 - 1285 and insert:
    Health Policy
    (Bean)
    1/28/2020
    9:52 AM
    Replaced by Committee Substitute
    1/29/2020
    Web Page
    PDF
    117312 - Amendment
    Delete line 2315 and insert:
    Health Policy
    (Bean)
    1/27/2020
    11:31 AM
    Replaced by Committee Substitute
    1/29/2020
    Web Page
    PDF

    Committee Votes (1)

    Date Committee Result
    1/28/2020 1:30 PM Health Policy 9 Yeas - 0 Nays

    Citations - Statutes (47)

    Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help
    20.43 Department of Health. Page 76 (pdf)
    381.0034 Requirement for instruction on HIV and AIDS. Page 78 (pdf)
    383.327 Birth and death records; reports. Page 4 (pdf)
    395.003 Licensure; denial, suspension, and revocation. Page 5 (pdf)
    395.7015 Annual assessment on health care entities. Page 5 (pdf)
    395.7016 Annual appropriation. Page 5 (pdf)
    400.19 Right of entry and inspection. Page 5 (pdf)
    400.462 Definitions. Page 7 (pdf)
    400.464 Home health agencies to be licensed; expiration of license; exemptions; unlawful acts; penalties. Page 8 (pdf)
    400.471 Application for license; fee. Page 13 (pdf)
    400.492 Provision of services during an emergency. Page 14 (pdf)
    400.506 Licensure of nurse registries; requirements; penalties. Page 16 (pdf)
    400.509 Registration of particular service providers exempt from licensure; certificate of registration; regulation of registrants. Page 17 (pdf)
    400.605 Administration; forms; fees; rules; inspections; fines. Page 19 (pdf)
    400.60501 Outcome measures; adoption of federal quality measures; public reporting; annual report. Page 19 (pdf)
    400.9905 Definitions. Page 20 (pdf)
    400.991 License requirements; background screenings; prohibitions. Page 27 (pdf)
    400.9935 Clinic responsibilities. Page 28 (pdf)
    408.033 Local and state health planning. Page 29 (pdf)
    408.061 Data collection; uniform systems of financial reporting; information relating to physician charges; confidential information; immunity. Page 29 (pdf)
    408.0611 Electronic prescribing clearinghouse. Page 31 (pdf)
    408.062 Research, analyses, studies, and reports. Page 31 (pdf)
    408.063 Dissemination of health care information. Page 33 (pdf)
    408.802 Applicability. Page 33 (pdf)
    408.803 Definitions. Page 35 (pdf)
    408.806 License application process. Page 35 (pdf)
    408.808 License categories. Page 36 (pdf)
    408.809 Background screening; prohibited offenses. Page 36 (pdf)
    408.811 Right of inspection; copies; inspection reports; plan for correction of deficiencies. Page 39 (pdf)
    408.820 Exemptions. Page 40 (pdf)
    408.821 Emergency management planning; emergency operations; inactive license. Page 41 (pdf)
    408.831 Denial, suspension, or revocation of a license, registration, certificate, or application. Page 42 (pdf)
    408.832 Conflicts. Page 42 (pdf)
    408.909 Health flex plans. Page 42 (pdf)
    408.9091 Cover Florida Health Care Access Program. Page 43 (pdf)
    409.905 Mandatory Medicaid services. Page 43 (pdf)
    409.907 Medicaid provider agreements. Page 45 (pdf)
    409.913 Oversight of the integrity of the Medicaid program. Page 47 (pdf)
    429.11 Initial application for license; provisional license. Page 72 (pdf)
    429.19 Violations; imposition of administrative fines; grounds. Page 72 (pdf)
    429.35 Maintenance of records; reports. Page 73 (pdf)
    429.905 Exemptions; monitoring of adult day care center programs colocated with assisted living facilities or licensed nursing home facilities. Page 74 (pdf)
    429.929 Rules establishing standards. Page 74 (pdf)
    456.001 Definitions. Page 78 (pdf)
    456.057 Ownership and control of patient records; report or copies of records to be furnished; disclosure of information. Page 79 (pdf)
    456.076 Impaired practitioner programs. Page 79 (pdf)
    456.47 Use of telehealth to provide services. Page 80 (pdf)

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