Finalized Meeting Notices for January 2021

Wednesday, January 13, 2021

Appropriations Committee

Finalized 1/6/2021 4:03:56 PM by: CTR
Meeting Notice
Meeting Start Time: 01/13/2021 12:00 PM
Meeting End Time: 01/13/2021 01:00 PM
Location: Webster Hall (212 Knott)
Duration: 1.00
Meeting Overview/Summary:
Budget Workshop









This meeting will be live-streamed on https://thefloridachannel.org/. As no filed bills or draft legislation will be considered at this meeting, public testimony will not be solicited and seating will be limited to the Members, invited presenters, and the press. As always, you may contact any Representative prior to the start of the meeting. Contact information may be found at https://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Representatives.

Children, Families & Seniors Subcommittee

Finalized 1/6/2021 4:10:58 PM by: Dewees.Cheryl
Meeting Notice
Meeting Start Time: 01/13/2021 02:00 PM
Meeting End Time: 01/13/2021 03:00 PM
Location: Morris Hall (17 HOB)
Duration: 1.00
Meeting Overview/Summary:
Introduction of Chad Poppell, Secretary of the Department of Children and Families (DCF), and Barbara Palmer, Director of the Agency for Persons with Disabilities

Implementation briefing on SB 1326 (2020), related to Child Welfare
- Chad Poppell, Secretary, DCF
- Dr. Patty Babcock, Deputy Secretary, DCF
- Jessica Kemper, Director of Quality Assurance, DCF

Child Welfare Annual Report: Jessica Pryce, Ph.D., Director, Florida Institute for Child Welfare


This meeting will be live-streamed on https://thefloridachannel.org/. As no filed bills or draft legislation will be considered at this meeting, public testimony will not be solicited and seating will be limited to the Members, invited presenters, and the press. As always, you may contact any Representative prior to the start of the meeting. Contact information may be found at https://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Representatives.

Civil Justice & Property Rights Subcommittee

Finalized 1/7/2021 12:48:00 PM by: Harrell.Lindsey
Meeting Notice

AMENDED - (1)

Meeting Start Time: 01/13/2021 04:00 PM
Meeting End Time: 01/13/2021 06:00 PM
Location: Webster Hall (212 Knott)
Duration: 2.00
Consideration of the following bill(s):
  • HB 7 -- Civil Liability for Damages Relating to COVID-19
Meeting Overview/Summary:
The Chair requests that all amendments should be filed by 6 p.m. on Tuesday, January 12, 2021, including amendments filed by Members of the Committee/Subcommittee.

This meeting will be live-streamed on https://thefloridachannel.org/. Audience seating will be socially distanced and limited to the press and those persons wishing to provide substantive testimony on the filed bills or draft legislation. Seating will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. Persons who wish to attend must register at www.myfloridahouse.gov, and pick up a pass at the Legislative Welcome Center on the 4th Floor of the Capitol beginning two hours before the start of the meeting. Registration closes three hours before the meeting starts.

Environment, Agriculture & Flooding Subcommittee

Finalized 1/6/2021 3:55:22 PM by: Jones.Brenda
Meeting Notice
Meeting Start Time: 01/13/2021 02:00 PM
Meeting End Time: 01/13/2021 03:00 PM
Location: Webster Hall (212 Knott)
Duration: 1.00
Meeting Overview/Summary:
Panel discussion on flooding and sea level rise in Florida provided by individuals representing the following entities:

- Department of Economic Opportunity
- Department of Environmental Protection
- Division of Emergency Management
- Southeast Florida Regional Climate Change Compact
- Tampa Bay Regional Planning Council





This meeting will be live-streamed on https://thefloridachannel.org/. As no filed bills or draft legislation will be considered at this meeting, public testimony will not be solicited and seating will be limited to the Members, invited presenters, and the press. As always, you may contact any Representative prior to the start of the meeting. Contact information may be found at https://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Representatives.

Higher Education Appropriations Subcommittee

Finalized 1/6/2021 4:10:46 PM by: CTR
Meeting Notice
Meeting Start Time: 01/13/2021 02:00 PM
Meeting End Time: 01/13/2021 03:00 PM
Location: Sumner Hall (404 HOB)
Duration: 1.00
Meeting Overview/Summary:
Budget Workshop





This meeting will be live-streamed on https://thefloridachannel.org/. As no filed bills or draft legislation will be considered at this meeting, public testimony will not be solicited and seating will be limited to the Members, invited presenters, and the press. As always, you may contact any Representative prior to the start of the meeting. Contact information may be found at https://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Representatives.

Infrastructure & Tourism Appropriations Subcommittee

Finalized 1/6/2021 4:14:24 PM by: CTR
Meeting Notice
Meeting Start Time: 01/13/2021 04:00 PM
Meeting End Time: 01/13/2021 05:00 PM
Location: Reed Hall (102 HOB)
Duration: 1.00
Meeting Overview/Summary:
Budget Workshop




This meeting will be live-streamed on https://thefloridachannel.org/. As no filed bills or draft legislation will be considered at this meeting, public testimony will not be solicited and seating will be limited to the Members, invited presenters, and the press. As always, you may contact any Representative prior to the start of the meeting. Contact information may be found at https://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Representatives.

Insurance & Banking Subcommittee

Finalized 1/6/2021 4:03:14 PM by: Young.Kimberly
Meeting Notice
Meeting Start Time: 01/13/2021 04:00 PM
Meeting End Time: 01/13/2021 05:00 PM
Location: Morris Hall (17 HOB)
Duration: 1.00
Meeting Overview/Summary:
Citizens Property Insurance and Its Impact on the Florida Property Insurance Market:
• Availability vs Affordability
• Criteria for Citizens Initial and Continuing Eligibility
• Citizens Rate Filing Compared to a Private Market Insurer





This meeting will be live-streamed on https://thefloridachannel.org/. As no filed bills or draft legislation will be considered at this meeting, public testimony will not be solicited and seating will be limited to the Members, invited presenters, and the press. As always, you may contact any Representative prior to the start of the meeting. Contact information may be found at https://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Representatives.

Justice Appropriations Subcommittee

Finalized 1/6/2021 4:04:08 PM by: AC1
Meeting Notice
Meeting Start Time: 01/13/2021 02:00 PM
Meeting End Time: 01/13/2021 03:00 PM
Location: Reed Hall (102 HOB)
Duration: 1.00
Meeting Overview/Summary:
Budget Workshop




This meeting will be live-streamed on https://thefloridachannel.org/. As no filed bills or draft legislation will be considered at this meeting, public testimony will not be solicited and seating will be limited to the Members, invited presenters, and the press. As always, you may contact any Representative prior to the start of the meeting. Contact information may be found at https://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Representatives.

Secondary Education & Career Development Subcommittee

Finalized 1/6/2021 3:08:30 PM by: Jones.Missy
Meeting Notice
Meeting Start Time: 01/13/2021 04:00 PM
Meeting End Time: 01/13/2021 05:00 PM
Location: Sumner Hall (404 HOB)
Duration: 1.00
Meeting Overview/Summary:
Discussion and panel presentation on identifying in-demand credentials that lead to high-demand, high-wage jobs






This meeting will be live-streamed on https://thefloridachannel.org/. As no filed bills or draft legislation will be considered at this meeting, public testimony will not be solicited and seating will be limited to the Members, invited presenters, and the press. As always, you may contact any Representative prior to the start of the meeting. Contact information may be found at https://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Representatives.

Ways & Means Committee

Finalized 1/6/2021 2:52:34 PM by: CTR
Meeting Notice
Meeting Start Time: 01/13/2021 12:00 PM
Meeting End Time: 01/13/2021 01:00 PM
Location: Morris Hall (17 HOB)
Duration: 1.00
Meeting Overview/Summary:
Ways & Means Committee and State Revenue Overview (staff presentation)




This meeting will be live-streamed on https://thefloridachannel.org/. As no filed bills or draft legislation will be considered at this meeting, public testimony will not be solicited and seating will be limited to the Members, invited presenters, and the press. As always, you may contact any Representative prior to the start of the meeting. Contact information may be found at https://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Representatives.

Thursday, January 14, 2021

Commerce Committee

Finalized 1/7/2021 4:03:19 PM by: Young.Kimberly
Meeting Notice
Meeting Start Time: 01/14/2021 09:00 AM
Meeting End Time: 01/14/2021 10:00 AM
Location: Webster Hall (212 Knott)
Duration: 1.00
Meeting Overview/Summary:
Overview of Property Insurance Cost Drivers in Florida:
•    Cost Drivers in Recent Private Insurer Rate Filings
•    Cost Drivers in Citizens Property Insurance Rates
•    Cost Drivers as Reported by Insurance Agents




This meeting will be live-streamed on https://thefloridachannel.org/. As no filed bills or draft legislation will be considered at this meeting, public testimony will not be solicited and seating will be limited to the Members, invited presenters, and the press. As always, you may contact any Representative prior to the start of the meeting. Contact information may be found at https://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Representatives.

Early Learning & Elementary Education Subcommittee

Finalized 1/7/2021 2:20:18 PM by: Olsen.Kirsten
Meeting Notice
Meeting Start Time: 01/14/2021 11:00 AM
Meeting End Time: 01/14/2021 12:00 PM
Location: Webster Hall (212 Knott)
Duration: 1.00
Meeting Overview/Summary:
Presentations and panel discussion on the science of reading and literacy-rich home environments.











This meeting will be live-streamed on https://thefloridachannel.org/. As no filed bills or draft legislation will be considered at this meeting, public testimony will not be solicited and seating will be limited to the Members, invited presenters, and the press. As always, you may contact any Representative prior to the start of the meeting. Contact information may be found at https://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Representatives.

Health & Human Services Committee

Finalized 1/7/2021 4:04:09 PM by: Dewees.Cheryl
Meeting Notice
Meeting Start Time: 01/14/2021 09:00 AM
Meeting End Time: 01/14/2021 10:00 AM
Location: Morris Hall (17 HOB)
Duration: 1.00
Meeting Overview/Summary:
Workshop on COVID-19 Liability Protection



This meeting will be live-streamed on https://thefloridachannel.org/. As no filed bills or draft legislation will be considered at this meeting, public testimony will not be solicited and seating will be limited to the Members, invited presenters, and the press. As always, you may contact any Representative prior to the start of the meeting. Contact information may be found at https://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Representatives.

Joint Administrative Procedures Committee

Finalized 1/5/2021 3:12:00 PM by: LOSCIALO.TINA
Meeting Notice

AMENDED - (1)

Meeting Start Time: 01/14/2021 02:00 PM
Meeting End Time: 01/14/2021 04:00 PM
Location: Reed Hall (102 HOB)
Duration: 2.00
Meeting Overview/Summary:
[NOT MEETING]

Joint Committee on Public Counsel Oversight

Finalized 1/5/2021 11:47:59 AM by: Rigas.Amanda
Meeting Notice
Meeting Start Time: 01/14/2021 02:00 PM
Meeting End Time: 01/14/2021 04:00 PM
Location: 110 SOB
Duration: 2.00
Meeting Overview/Summary:
[NOT MEETING]

Joint Legislative Auditing Committee

Finalized 1/4/2021 3:39:06 PM by: ENNIS.CONNIE
Meeting Notice
Meeting Start Time: 01/14/2021 02:00 PM
Meeting End Time: 01/14/2021 04:00 PM
Location: 412 Knott Building
Duration: 2.00
Meeting Overview/Summary:
[NOT MEETING]

Local Administration & Veterans Affairs Subcommittee

Finalized 1/7/2021 3:34:16 PM by: Rundles.Victoria
Meeting Notice
Meeting Start Time: 01/14/2021 11:00 AM
Meeting End Time: 01/14/2021 12:00 PM
Location: Sumner Hall (404 HOB)
Duration: 1.00
Meeting Overview/Summary:
Presentation on U.S. Space Command and a discussion of the potential impacts and benefits of locating its headquarters and related facilities to Florida




This meeting will be live-streamed on https://thefloridachannel.org/. As no filed bills or draft legislation will be considered at this meeting, public testimony will not be solicited and seating will be limited to the Members, invited presenters, and the press. As always, you may contact any Representative prior to the start of the meeting. Contact information may be found at https://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Representatives.

Pandemics & Public Emergencies Committee

Finalized 1/7/2021 4:22:01 PM by: Ellerkamp.Donna
Meeting Notice
Meeting Start Time: 01/14/2021 09:00 AM
Meeting End Time: 01/14/2021 10:00 AM
Location: Sumner Hall (404 HOB)
Duration: 1.00
Consideration of the following bill(s):
  • HB 9 -- Protecting Consumers Against Fraud During a Pandemic
Meeting Overview/Summary:
COVID-19 Vaccination Planning and Implementation - Jared Moskowitz, Director, Florida Division of Emergency Management



The Chair requests that all amendments should be filed by 6 p.m. on Wednesday, January 13, 2021, including amendments filed by Members of the Committee.

This meeting will be live-streamed on https://thefloridachannel.org/. Audience seating will be socially distanced and limited to the press and those persons wishing to provide substantive testimony on the filed bills or draft legislation. Seating will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. Persons who wish to attend must register at www.myfloridahouse.gov, and pick up a pass at the Legislative Welcome Center on the 4th Floor of the Capitol beginning two hours before the start of the meeting. The pass will indicate whether you will be seated in the main meeting room or in Mashburn Hall, 306 House, which has been made available for onsite virtual testimony. Registration closes three hours before the meeting starts.

Thursday, January 28, 2021

Joint Administrative Procedures Committee

Finalized 1/15/2021 3:32:00 PM by: LOSCIALO.TINA
Meeting Notice
Meeting Start Time: 01/28/2021 02:00 PM
Meeting End Time: 01/28/2021 04:00 PM
Location: Reed Hall (102 HOB)
Duration: 2.00
Meeting Overview/Summary:
Overview of the Role of the Committee

Approval of Committee Rules

Workshop on proposed legislation relating to chapter 120, Florida Statutes

Reports and Appearances

Joint Committee on Public Counsel Oversight

Finalized 1/15/2021 6:27:30 PM by: Young.Kimberly
Meeting Notice
Meeting Start Time: 01/28/2021 02:00 PM
Meeting End Time: 01/28/2021 04:00 PM
Location: 110 SOB
Duration: 2.00
Meeting Overview/Summary:
[NOT MEETING]

Joint Legislative Auditing Committee

Finalized 1/15/2021 3:19:35 PM by: ENNIS.CONNIE
Meeting Notice
Meeting Start Time: 01/28/2021 02:00 PM
Meeting End Time: 01/28/2021 04:00 PM
Location: 412 Knott Building
Duration: 2.00
Meeting Overview/Summary:
PUBLIC TESTIMONY WILL BE RECEIVED FROM ROOM A3 AT THE DONALD L. TUCKER CIVIC CENTER, 505 W PENSACOLA STREET, TALLAHASSEE, FL 32301

Introduction of Members and Staff

Discussion of Committee responsibilities

Overview of the Office of the Auditor General

Overview of the Office of Program Policy Analysis and Government Accountability (OPPAGA)

Presentation: Reading and understanding a financial statement audit report and an operational audit report