Florida Senate - 2022                                    SB 1274
       By Senator Broxson
       1-01657B-22                                           20221274__
    1                        A bill to be entitled                      
    2         An act relating to ratification of rules of the
    3         Department of Financial Services; ratifying a
    4         specified rule relating to the Florida Workers’
    5         Compensation Health Care Provider Reimbursement
    6         Manual, for the sole and exclusive purpose of
    7         satisfying any condition on effectiveness pursuant to
    8         s. 120.541(3), F.S., which requires ratification of
    9         any rule meeting any specified thresholds for likely
   10         adverse impact or increase in regulatory costs;
   11         providing applicability; providing an effective date.
   13  Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida:
   15         Section 1. (1)The following rule is ratified for the sole
   16  and exclusive purpose of satisfying any condition on
   17  effectiveness imposed under s. 120.541(3), Florida Statutes:
   18  Rule 69L-7.020, Florida Administrative Code, titled “Florida
   19  Workers’ Compensation Health Care Provider Reimbursement
   20  Manual,” as filed for adoption with the Department of State
   21  pursuant to the certification package dated October 22, 2021.
   22         (2)This act serves no other purpose and may not be
   23  codified in the Florida Statutes. After this act becomes a law,
   24  its enactment and effective dates shall be noted in the Florida
   25  Administrative Code, the Florida Administrative Register, or
   26  both, as appropriate. This act does not alter rulemaking
   27  additions delegated by prior law, does not constitute
   28  legislative preemption of or exception to any provision of law
   29  governing adoption or enforcement of the rule cited, and is
   30  intended to preserve the status of any cited rule as a rule
   31  under chapter 120, Florida Statutes. This act does not cure any
   32  rulemaking defect or preempt any challenge based on a lack of
   33  authority or a violation of the legal requirements governing the
   34  adoption of any rule cited.
   35         Section 2. This act shall take effect July 1, 2022.