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CS/CS/SB 320 (2012) -  Background Screening

by Budget Subcommittee on Health and Human Services Appropriations and Children, Families, and Elder Affairs and Storms (CO-SPONSORS) Thrasher; Rich
Providing that mental health personnel working in a facility licensed under ch. 395, F.S., who work on an intermittent basis for less than 15 hours per week of direct, face-to-face contact with patients are exempt from the fingerprinting and screening requirements under certain conditions; requiring background screening and rescreening of certain persons having contact with vulnerable persons; authorizing an employer to hire an employee to a position that otherwise requires background screening before the completion of the screening process for the purpose of training the employee; prohibiting the employee from having direct contact with vulnerable persons until the screening process is complete, etc.
Effective Date: upon becoming a law
Last Event: 03/06/12 S Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/CS/HB 943 (Ch. 2012-73) -SJ 880 on Tuesday, March 6, 2012 10:30 AM

Referred Committees and Committee Actions

Senate Referrals

  • Children, Families, and Elder Affairs
    • On agenda for: 01/31/12
    • Favorable With Committee Substitute (final action) Votes: Yeas 6   Nays 0
  • Budget Subcommittee on Health and Human Services Appropriations
    • On agenda for: 02/28/12 10:45 AM
    • Favorable With Committee Substitute (final action) Votes: Yeas 7   Nays 0

Related Bills

Bill Text

    • 688776 , Budget Subcommittee on Health and Human Services Appropriations, Gaetz Date Filed: 02/27/12, Line#: 485 Senate(c): Replaced by Committee Substitute 02/29/2012 04:10 PM
    • 879678 , Budget Subcommittee on Health and Human Services Appropriations, Gaetz Date Filed: 02/27/12, Line#: 720 Senate(c): Replaced by Committee Substitute 02/29/2012 04:10 PM
    • 601956 , Children, Families, and Elder Affairs, Storms Date Filed: 01/30/12, Line#: 0 Senate(c): Replaced by Committee Substitute 02/01/2012 02:35 PM

Vote History

(No Votes Recorded)

Bill History

Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: S Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/CS/HB 943 (Ch. 2012-73) -SJ 880 Time: 03/06/2012 - 10:30 AM Member: Committee: Version: c2
Event: S Substituted CS/CS/CS/HB 943 -SJ 880 Time: 03/06/2012 - 10:30 AM Member: Committee: Version: c2
Event: S Read 2nd time -SJ 879 Time: 03/06/2012 - 10:29 AM Member: Committee: Version: c2
Event: S Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/06/12 Time: 03/02/2012 - 4:27 PM Member: Committee: Version: c2
Event: S Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading Time: 03/01/2012 - 5:09 PM Member: Committee: Version: c2
Event: S Pending reference review -under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute) Time: 03/01/2012 - 2:43 PM Member: Committee: Version: c2
Event: S Withdrawn from Budget -SJ 743 Time: 03/01/2012 - 2:42 PM Member: Committee: Version: c2
Event: S CS/CS by Budget Subcommittee on Health and Human Services Appropriations read 1st time -SJ 722 Time: 02/29/2012 - 9:43 PM Member: Committee: Version: c2
Event: S Now in Budget -SJ 722 Time: 02/29/2012 - 4:40 PM Member: Committee: Version: c2
Event: S CS/CS by Budget Subcommittee on Health and Human Services Appropriations; YEAS 7 NAYS 0 -SJ 722 Time: 02/28/2012 - 2:18 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: S On Committee agenda-- Budget Subcommittee on Health and Human Services Appropriations, 02/28/12, 10:45 am, 110 Senate Office Building Time: 02/23/2012 - 9:17 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: S Now in Budget Subcommittee on Health and Human Services Appropriations Time: 02/03/2012 - 12:55 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: S Subreferred to Budget Subcommittee on Health and Human Services Appropriations -SJ 328 Time: 02/03/2012 - 12:54 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: S Now in Budget -SJ 314 Time: 02/02/2012 - 9:19 AM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: S CS by Children, Families, and Elder Affairs read 1st time -SJ 314 Time: 02/01/2012 - 6:23 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: S Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute) Time: 02/01/2012 - 2:38 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: S CS by Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; YEAS 6 NAYS 0 -SJ 314 Time: 01/31/2012 - 5:31 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: S On Committee agenda-- Children, Families, and Elder Affairs, 01/31/12, 15 minutes after recess of session, 401 Senate Office Building Time: 01/26/2012 - 6:21 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: S Introduced -SJ 32 Time: 01/10/2012 - 8:28 AM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: S Referred to Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Budget -SJ 32 Time: 10/04/2011 - 11:47 AM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: S Filed Time: 09/21/2011 - 11:59 AM Member: Committee: Version: __