SB 726: Florida Commission on Human Relations
GENERAL BILL by Rouson
Florida Commission on Human Relations; Revising quorum requirements for the Commission on Human Relations and its panels; revising the number of persons the commission must recommend for the Florida Civil Rights Hall of Fame; deleting a requirement that a facility or community that provides housing for older persons register with and submit a letter to the commission; deleting the requirement for the commission or Attorney General to investigate a complaint of discrimination in evaluating an application for club membership, etc.
Last Action: 3/11/2020 Senate - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 255 (Ch. 2020-153) -SJ 709
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Date Chamber Action 11/1/2019 Senate • Filed
11/21/2019 Senate • Referred to Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Judiciary; Rules -SJ 56
12/2/2019 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Governmental Oversight and Accountability, 12/09/19, 1:30 pm, 301 Senate Building
12/9/2019 Senate • Favorable by Governmental Oversight and Accountability; YEAS 5 NAYS 0 -SJ 132
• Now in Judiciary
1/10/2020 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 01/15/20, 10:15 am, 110 Senate Building
1/14/2020 Senate • Introduced -SJ 56
1/15/2020 Senate • Favorable by Judiciary; YEAS 5 NAYS 0 -SJ 154
• Now in Rules
2/26/2020 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Rules, 03/02/20, 12:00 pm, 110 Senate Building
3/2/2020 Senate • Favorable by- Rules; YEAS 16 NAYS 0 -SJ 374
3/3/2020 Senate • Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
3/4/2020 Senate • Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/06/20 -SJ 519
3/6/2020 Senate • Retained on Special Order Calendar -SJ 518
3/9/2020 Senate • Retained on Special Order Calendar -SJ 550
3/10/2020 Senate • Retained on Special Order Calendar -SJ 653
3/11/2020 Senate • Read 2nd time -SJ 708
• Substituted CS/HB 255 -SJ 709
• Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 255 (Ch. 2020-153) -SJ 709
SB 726, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 11/1/2019 at 8:57 AM
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Related Bills (2)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills H 255 (er) Florida Commission on Human Relations Antone Similar Last Action: 7/1/2020 Chapter No. 2020-153 S 450 Whistleblower’s Act Brandes Compare Last Action: 3/14/2020 S Died in Governmental Oversight and Accountability, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 255 (Ch. 2020-153)
Committee Votes (3)
Date Committee Result 12/9/2019 1:30 PM Governmental Oversight and Accountability 5 Yeas - 0 Nays 1/15/2020 10:15 AM Judiciary 5 Yeas - 0 Nays 3/2/2020 12:00 PM Rules 16 Yeas - 0 Nays
Citations - Statutes (7)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 112.31895 Investigative procedures in response to prohibited personnel actions. Page 8 (pdf) 760.03 Commission on Human Relations; staff. Page 2 (pdf) 760.065 Florida Civil Rights Hall of Fame. Page 2 (pdf) 760.11 Administrative and civil remedies; construction. Page 2 (pdf) 760.29 Exemptions. Page 3 (pdf) 760.31 Powers and duties of commission. Page 6 (pdf) 760.60 Discriminatory practices of certain clubs prohibited; remedies. Page 7 (pdf)
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