HB 0001 – Additional Homestead Property Tax Exemption for Specified Critical Public Service Workforce

Proposes amendment to State Constitution to authorize Legislature, for all levies other than school district levies, to grant additional homestead property tax exemption on $50,000 of assessed value of homestead property owned by classroom teachers, law enforcement officers, correctional officers, firefighters, emergency medical technicians, paramedics, child welfare services professionals, active duty members of United States Armed Forces, & Florida National Guard members.

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Bill Author

Tomkow

Effective Date

Upon becoming a law

Current Status

Passed, in line with Chamber support

Chamber Position

Support

Voted For Chamber's Position

  • Mike Beltran
  • Linda Chaney
  • Ben Diamond
  • Nick DiCeglie
  • Fentrice Driskell
  • Dianne "Ms Dee" Hart
  • Traci Koster
  • Chris Latvala
  • Andrew Learned
  • Randy Maggard
  • Amber Mariano
  • Lawrence McClure
  • Michele Rayner
  • Chris Sprowls
  • Jackie Toledo
  • Susan L. Valdes
  • Ardian Zika

HB 0195 – Juvenile Diversion Program Expunction

Requires FDLE to expunge nonjudicial arrest record of minors who successfully complete diversion program for specified felony offenses, rather than only for misdemeanor offenses; authorizes minor who successfully completes diversion program & is granted expunction for any covered offense to lawfully deny or fail to acknowledge certain information.

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Bill Author

Benjamin & Morales

Effective Date

July 1, 2022

Current Status

Passed, in line with Chamber support

Chamber Position

Support

Voted For Chamber's Position

  • Mike Beltran
  • Linda Chaney
  • Ben Diamond
  • Nick DiCeglie
  • Fentrice Driskell
  • Dianne “Ms Dee” Hart
  • Traci Koster
  • Chris Latvala
  • Andrew Learned
  • Randy Maggard
  • Amber Mariano
  • Lawrence McClure
  • Michele Rayner
  • Chris Sprowls
  • Jackie Toledo
  • Susan L. Valdes
  • Ardian Zika

HB 0197 – Pub. Rec./Nonjudicial Arrest Record of a Minor

Provides exemption from public records requirements for nonjudicial record of arrest of minor who has successfully completed diversion program; provides for retroactive application; provides for future legislative review & repeal of exemption; provides statement of public necessity.

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Bill Author

Smith (D)

Effective Date

July 1, 2022

Current Status

Passed, in line with Chamber support

Chamber Position

Support

Voted For Chamber's Position

  • Mike Beltran
  • Linda Chaney
  • Ben Diamond
  • Nick DiCeglie
  • Fentrice Driskell
  • Dianne “Ms Dee” Hart
  • Traci Koster
  • Chris Latvala
  • Andrew Learned
  • Randy Maggard
  • Amber Mariano
  • Lawrence McClure
  • Michele Rayner
  • Chris Sprowls
  • Jackie Toledo
  • Susan L. Valdes
  • Ardian Zika

HB 0357 – Pharmacies and Pharmacy Benefit Managers

Revises entities conducting pharmacy audits to which certain requirements & restrictions apply; authorizes audited pharmacies to appeal certain findings; provides that health insurers & HMOs that transfer certain payment obligation to pharmacy benefit managers remain responsible for specified violations; provides penalty for failure to register as pharmacy benefit managers.

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Bill Author

Toledo

Effective Date

July 1, 2022

Current Status

Passed, in line with Chamber support

Chamber Position

Support

Voted For Chamber's Position

  • Mike Beltran
  • Linda Chaney
  • Ben Diamond
  • Nick DiCeglie
  • Fentrice Driskell
  • Dianne “Ms Dee” Hart
  • Traci Koster
  • Chris Latvala
  • Andrew Learned
  • Randy Maggard
  • Amber Mariano
  • Lawrence McClure
  • Michele Rayner
  • Chris Sprowls
  • Jackie Toledo
  • Susan L. Valdes
  • Ardian Zika

HB 0423 – Building Regulation

Revises provisions of law relating to building regulation including building code or plans examiner eligibility; conditions on provisional certificates; transferability of internship programs; demolition permits for structures; administrative fees; access to certain documents; certificates of occupancy or completion; requests for additional information from building permit applicants; & authorizes civil action.

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Bill Author

LaMarca

Effective Date

July 1, 2022

Current Status

Passed, in line with Chamber support

Chamber Position

Support

Voted For Chamber's Position

  • Mike Beltran
  • Linda Chaney
  • Ben Diamond
  • Nick DiCeglie
  • Fentrice Driskell
  • Dianne “Ms Dee” Hart
  • Traci Koster
  • Chris Latvala
  • Andrew Learned
  • Randy Maggard
  • Amber Mariano
  • Lawrence McClure
  • Michele Rayner
  • Chris Sprowls
  • Jackie Toledo
  • Susan L. Valdes
  • Ardian Zika

HB 0615 – Human Trafficking

Providing the Statewide Council on Human Trafficking with an additional duty; deleting an obsolete provision; requiring the direct-support organization of the Statewide Council on Human Trafficking to develop certain training for firesafety inspectors; providing that such training is eligible for continuing education credits; requiring foster parents and agency staff to complete preservice and inservice training related to human trafficking, etc.

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Bill Author

Overdorf

Effective Date

July 1, 2022

Current Status

Passed, in line with Chamber support

Chamber Position

Support

Voted For Chamber's Position

  • Mike Beltran
  • Linda Chaney
  • Ben Diamond
  • Nick DiCeglie
  • Fentrice Driskell
  • Dianne “Ms Dee” Hart
  • Traci Koster
  • Chris Latvala
  • Andrew Learned
  • Randy Maggard
  • Amber Mariano
  • Lawrence McClure
  • Michele Rayner
  • Chris Sprowls
  • Jackie Toledo
  • Susan L. Valdes
  • Ardian Zika

HB 0905 – Protective Injunctions

Specifies timeframe in which clerk of court must transmit specified documents relating to protective injunctions to appropriate local sheriff or law enforcement agency; provides for electronic transmission of certain documents rather than by facsimile; provides that electronically submitted copies of injunctions must be served in same manner as certified copies.

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Bill Author

Fetterhoff

Effective Date

October 1, 2022

Current Status

Passed, in line with Chamber support

Chamber Position

Support

Voted For Chamber's Position

  • Mike Beltran
  • Linda Chaney
  • Ben Diamond
  • Nick DiCeglie
  • Fentrice Driskell
  • Dianne “Ms Dee” Hart
  • Traci Koster
  • Chris Latvala
  • Andrew Learned
  • Randy Maggard
  • Amber Mariano
  • Lawrence McClure
  • Michele Rayner
  • Chris Sprowls
  • Jackie Toledo
  • Susan L. Valdes
  • Ardian Zika

HB 1411 – Floating Solar Facilities

Requires floating solar facility to be permitted use in certain land use categories; requires local governments to promote expanded uses of floating solar facilities by taking specified actions; authorizes county or municipality to specify buffer & landscaping requirements; requires Office of Energy within DACS to submit recommendations to Legislature regarding floating solar facilities.

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Bill Author

Avila

Effective Date

July 1, 2022

Current Status

Passed, in line with Chamber support

Chamber Position

Support

Voted For Chamber's Position

  • Mike Beltran
  • Linda Chaney
  • Ben Diamond
  • Nick DiCeglie
  • Fentrice Driskell
  • Dianne “Ms Dee” Hart
  • Traci Koster
  • Chris Latvala
  • Andrew Learned
  • Randy Maggard
  • Amber Mariano
  • Lawrence McClure
  • Michele Rayner
  • Chris Sprowls
  • Jackie Toledo
  • Susan L. Valdes
  • Ardian Zika

HB 2009 – Pasco Sheriff's Office Community Outreach and Engagement Initiative

Provides an appropriation for the Pasco Sheriff's Office Community Outreach and Engagement Initiative.

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Bill Author

Zika

Effective Date

July 1, 2022

Current Status

Passed, but vetoed

Chamber Position

Support

No Floor Vote

  • Mike Beltran
  • Linda Chaney
  • Ben Diamond
  • Nick DiCeglie
  • Fentrice Driskell
  • Dianne “Ms Dee” Hart
  • Traci Koster
  • Chris Latvala
  • Andrew Learned
  • Randy Maggard
  • Amber Mariano
  • Lawrence McClure
  • Michele Rayner
  • Chris Sprowls
  • Jackie Toledo
  • Susan L. Valdes
  • Ardian Zika

HB 2791 – BayCare Behavioral Health Remote Patient Monitoring Program

Provides an appropriation for the BayCare Behavioral Health Remote Patient Monitoring Program.

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Bill Author

DiCeglie

Effective Date

July 1, 2022

Current Status

Passed, but vetoed

Chamber Position

Support

No Floor Vote

  • Mike Beltran
  • Linda Chaney
  • Ben Diamond
  • Nick DiCeglie
  • Fentrice Driskell
  • Dianne “Ms Dee” Hart
  • Traci Koster
  • Chris Latvala
  • Andrew Learned
  • Randy Maggard
  • Amber Mariano
  • Lawrence McClure
  • Michele Rayner
  • Chris Sprowls
  • Jackie Toledo
  • Susan L. Valdes
  • Ardian Zika

HB 2829 – Tampa General Hospital - Global Emerging Diseases Institute

Provides an appropriation for the Tampa General Hospital - Global Emerging Diseases Institute.

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Bill Author

McClure

Effective Date

July 1, 2022

Current Status

No floor vote taken, but approved in budget

Chamber Position

Support

No Floor Vote

  • Mike Beltran
  • Linda Chaney
  • Ben Diamond
  • Nick DiCeglie
  • Fentrice Driskell
  • Dianne “Ms Dee” Hart
  • Traci Koster
  • Chris Latvala
  • Andrew Learned
  • Randy Maggard
  • Amber Mariano
  • Lawrence McClure
  • Michele Rayner
  • Chris Sprowls
  • Jackie Toledo
  • Susan L. Valdes
  • Ardian Zika

HB 2997 – University of South Florida Nursing Expansion

Provides an appropriation for the University of South Florida Nursing Expansion.

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Bill Author

Latvala

Effective Date

July 1, 2022

Current Status

No floor vote taken, but approved in budget

Chamber Position

Support

No Floor Vote

  • Mike Beltran
  • Linda Chaney
  • Ben Diamond
  • Nick DiCeglie
  • Fentrice Driskell
  • Dianne “Ms Dee” Hart
  • Traci Koster
  • Chris Latvala
  • Andrew Learned
  • Randy Maggard
  • Amber Mariano
  • Lawrence McClure
  • Michele Rayner
  • Chris Sprowls
  • Jackie Toledo
  • Susan L. Valdes
  • Ardian Zika

HB 3005 – Saint Leo University - Organic Farm (The Farm) Initiative

Provides an appropriation for the Saint Leo University - Organic Farm (The Farm) Initiative.

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Bill Author

Maggard

Effective Date

July 1, 2022

Current Status

Passed, but vetoed

Chamber Position

Support

No Floor Vote

  • Mike Beltran
  • Linda Chaney
  • Ben Diamond
  • Nick DiCeglie
  • Fentrice Driskell
  • Dianne “Ms Dee” Hart
  • Traci Koster
  • Chris Latvala
  • Andrew Learned
  • Randy Maggard
  • Amber Mariano
  • Lawrence McClure
  • Michele Rayner
  • Chris Sprowls
  • Jackie Toledo
  • Susan L. Valdes
  • Ardian Zika

HB 3599 – University of South Florida Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters (HIPPY)

Provides an appropriation for the University of South Florida Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters (HIPPY).

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Bill Author

Koster

Current Status

No floor vote taken, but approved in budget

Chamber Position

Support

No Floor Vote

  • Mike Beltran
  • Linda Chaney
  • Ben Diamond
  • Nick DiCeglie
  • Fentrice Driskell
  • Dianne “Ms Dee” Hart
  • Traci Koster
  • Chris Latvala
  • Andrew Learned
  • Randy Maggard
  • Amber Mariano
  • Lawrence McClure
  • Michele Rayner
  • Chris Sprowls
  • Jackie Toledo
  • Susan L. Valdes
  • Ardian Zika

HB 3797 – ZooTampa Manatee Overlook

Provides an appropriation for the ZooTampa Manatee Overlook.

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Bill Author

Beltran

Effective Date

July 1, 2022

Current Status

Passed, but vetoed

Chamber Position

Support

No Floor Vote

  • Mike Beltran
  • Linda Chaney
  • Ben Diamond
  • Nick DiCeglie
  • Fentrice Driskell
  • Dianne “Ms Dee” Hart
  • Traci Koster
  • Chris Latvala
  • Andrew Learned
  • Randy Maggard
  • Amber Mariano
  • Lawrence McClure
  • Michele Rayner
  • Chris Sprowls
  • Jackie Toledo
  • Susan L. Valdes
  • Ardian Zika

HB 7053 – Statewide Flooding and Sea Level Rise Resilience

Establishes Statewide Office of Resilience within EOG; provides for appointment of Chief Resilience Officer; requires DEP to submit report to Governor & Legislature; requires DOT to develop resilience action plan for State Highway System & submit plan & reports to Governor & Legislature; revises projects DEP may fund within Resilient Florida Grant Program; revises vulnerability assessment requirements for noncoastal communities; extends dates by which DEP must complete comprehensive statewide flood vulnerability & sea level rise data set & assessment; requires projects to be ranked in Statewide Flood & Sea Level Rise Resilience Plan; requires Florida Flood Hub for Applied Research & Innovation to provide tidal & storm surge flooding data to certain entities; revises requirements for copies of evaluation certificates that must be submitted to DEM.

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Bill Author

State Affairs Committee and Environment, Agriculture & Flooding Subcommittee and Cabrera

Effective Date

July 1, 2022

Current Status

Passed, in line with Chamber support

Chamber Position

Support

Voted For Chamber's Position

  • Mike Beltran
  • Linda Chaney
  • Ben Diamond
  • Nick DiCeglie
  • Fentrice Driskell
  • Dianne “Ms Dee” Hart
  • Traci Koster
  • Chris Latvala
  • Andrew Learned
  • Randy Maggard
  • Amber Mariano
  • Lawrence McClure
  • Michele Rayner
  • Chris Sprowls
  • Jackie Toledo
  • Susan L. Valdes
  • Ardian Zika

HB 9249 – Pasco County Cultural Arts

Provides an appropriation for the Pasco County Cultural Arts.

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Bill Author

Maggard

Effective Date

July 1, 2022

Current Status

Passed, but vetoed

Chamber Position

Support

No Floor Vote

  • Mike Beltran
  • Linda Chaney
  • Ben Diamond
  • Nick DiCeglie
  • Fentrice Driskell
  • Dianne “Ms Dee” Hart
  • Traci Koster
  • Chris Latvala
  • Andrew Learned
  • Randy Maggard
  • Amber Mariano
  • Lawrence McClure
  • Michele Rayner
  • Chris Sprowls
  • Jackie Toledo
  • Susan L. Valdes
  • Ardian Zika

HB 0045 – Educational Opportunities for Disabled Veterans

Provides that disabled veterans receiving certain federal educational assistance benefits are eligible to receive waiver for tuition & fees at certain institutions; provides calculation for waiver amount; requires amount awarded by state to be contingent on application of specified federal benefits; requires institutions to submit annual report to Board of Governors & State Board of Education; requires boards to adopt regulations & rules.

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Bill Author

Benjamin & Morales

Effective Date

July 1, 2022

Current Status

Passed, in line with Chamber support

Chamber Position

Support

Voted For Chamber's Position

  • Mike Beltran
  • Linda Chaney
  • Ben Diamond
  • Nick DiCeglie
  • Fentrice Driskell
  • Dianne “Ms Dee” Hart
  • Traci Koster
  • Chris Latvala
  • Andrew Learned
  • Randy Maggard
  • Amber Mariano
  • Lawrence McClure
  • Michele Rayner
  • Chris Sprowls
  • Jackie Toledo
  • Susan L. Valdes
  • Ardian Zika

HB 2249 – Veterans Intervention Program

Provides an appropriation for the Veterans Intervention Program.

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Bill Author

Zika

Effective Date

July 1, 2022

Current Status

No floor vote taken, but approved in budget

Chamber Position

Support

No Floor Vote

  • Mike Beltran
  • Linda Chaney
  • Ben Diamond
  • Nick DiCeglie
  • Fentrice Driskell
  • Dianne “Ms Dee” Hart
  • Traci Koster
  • Chris Latvala
  • Andrew Learned
  • Randy Maggard
  • Amber Mariano
  • Lawrence McClure
  • Michele Rayner
  • Chris Sprowls
  • Jackie Toledo
  • Susan L. Valdes
  • Ardian Zika

HB 2887 – Miracles for Pasco

Provides an appropriation for the Miracles for Pasco.

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Bill Author

Mariano

Effective Date

July 1, 2022

Current Status

No floor vote taken, but approved in budget

Chamber Position

Support

No Floor Vote

  • Mike Beltran
  • Linda Chaney
  • Ben Diamond
  • Nick DiCeglie
  • Fentrice Driskell
  • Dianne “Ms Dee” Hart
  • Traci Koster
  • Chris Latvala
  • Andrew Learned
  • Randy Maggard
  • Amber Mariano
  • Lawrence McClure
  • Michele Rayner
  • Chris Sprowls
  • Jackie Toledo
  • Susan L. Valdes
  • Ardian Zika

HB 3225 – Feeding Florida Healthy Food Initiative

Provides an appropriation for the Feeding Florida Healthy Food Initiative.

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Bill Author

Latvala

Effective Date

July 1, 2022

Current Status

No floor vote taken, but approved in budget

Chamber Position

Support

No Floor Vote

  • Mike Beltran
  • Linda Chaney
  • Ben Diamond
  • Nick DiCeglie
  • Fentrice Driskell
  • Dianne “Ms Dee” Hart
  • Traci Koster
  • Chris Latvala
  • Andrew Learned
  • Randy Maggard
  • Amber Mariano
  • Lawrence McClure
  • Michele Rayner
  • Chris Sprowls
  • Jackie Toledo
  • Susan L. Valdes
  • Ardian Zika

HB 3769 – Carter G. Woodson African American History Museum

Provides an appropriation for the Carter G. Woodson African American History Museum.

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Bill Author

Rayner

Effective Date

July 1, 2022

Current Status

No floor vote taken, but approved in budget

Chamber Position

Support

No Floor Vote

  • Mike Beltran
  • Linda Chaney
  • Ben Diamond
  • Nick DiCeglie
  • Fentrice Driskell
  • Dianne “Ms Dee” Hart
  • Traci Koster
  • Chris Latvala
  • Andrew Learned
  • Randy Maggard
  • Amber Mariano
  • Lawrence McClure
  • Michele Rayner
  • Chris Sprowls
  • Jackie Toledo
  • Susan L. Valdes
  • Ardian Zika

HB 8009 – Veterans Week

Designates week of November 6-12, 2022, as "Veterans Week" in Florida.

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Bill Author

Salzman

Effective Date

Not Specified

Current Status

Adopted by Publication

Chamber Position

Support

No Floor Vote

  • Mike Beltran
  • Linda Chaney
  • Ben Diamond
  • Nick DiCeglie
  • Fentrice Driskell
  • Dianne “Ms Dee” Hart
  • Traci Koster
  • Chris Latvala
  • Andrew Learned
  • Randy Maggard
  • Amber Mariano
  • Lawrence McClure
  • Michele Rayner
  • Chris Sprowls
  • Jackie Toledo
  • Susan L. Valdes
  • Ardian Zika

HB 0375 – Structural Engineering Recognition Program for Professional Engineers

Establishes Structural Engineering Recognition Program for Professional Engineers; requires Board of Professional Engineers to recognize licensed professional engineer who has successfully passed specified examination; provides requirements for application & recognition; prohibits fee for such application or for recognition; authorizes professional engineer recognized by program to identify such recognition in her or his professional practice & marketing & advertising materials.

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Bill Author

Silvers & Toledo

Effective Date

July 1, 2022

Current Status

Passed, in line with Chamber support

Chamber Position

Support

Voted For Chamber's Position

  • Mike Beltran
  • Linda Chaney
  • Ben Diamond
  • Nick DiCeglie
  • Fentrice Driskell
  • Dianne “Ms Dee” Hart
  • Traci Koster
  • Chris Latvala
  • Andrew Learned
  • Randy Maggard
  • Amber Mariano
  • Lawrence McClure
  • Michele Rayner
  • Chris Sprowls
  • Jackie Toledo
  • Susan L. Valdes
  • Ardian Zika

HB 0461 – Florida Bright Futures Scholarship Program Student Service Requirements

Authorizes student's service requirements for award under Florida Bright Futures Scholarship Program to be paid rather than volunteer; authorizes, rather than requiring, student to identify specified interest or develop plan for his or her service requirements.

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Bill Author

Melo & Valdes

Effective Date

Upon becoming a law

Current Status

Awaiting Action by the Governor

Chamber Position

Support

Voted For Chamber's Position

  • Mike Beltran
  • Linda Chaney
  • Ben Diamond
  • Nick DiCeglie
  • Fentrice Driskell
  • Dianne “Ms Dee” Hart
  • Traci Koster
  • Chris Latvala
  • Andrew Learned
  • Randy Maggard
  • Amber Mariano
  • Lawrence McClure
  • Michele Rayner
  • Chris Sprowls
  • Jackie Toledo
  • Susan L. Valdes
  • Ardian Zika

HB 0631 - Airport Funding

Revises types of airports eligible for specified funding of master planning & eligible aviation development projects by DOT.

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Bill Author

Grall

Effective Date

July 1, 2022

Current Status

Passed, in line with Chamber support

Chamber Position

Support

Voted For Chamber's Position

  • Mike Beltran
  • Linda Chaney
  • Ben Diamond
  • Nick DiCeglie
  • Fentrice Driskell
  • Dianne “Ms Dee” Hart
  • Traci Koster
  • Chris Latvala
  • Andrew Learned
  • Randy Maggard
  • Amber Mariano
  • Lawrence McClure
  • Michele Rayner
  • Chris Sprowls
  • Jackie Toledo
  • Susan L. Valdes
  • Ardian Zika

HB 1427 – Hillsborough County Aviation Authority

Codifies, amends, repeals, & reenacts special acts relating to authority.

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Bill Author

McClure

Effective Date

October 1, 2022

Current Status

Awaiting Action by the Governor

Chamber Position

Support

Voted For Chamber's Position

  • Mike Beltran
  • Linda Chaney
  • Ben Diamond
  • Nick DiCeglie
  • Fentrice Driskell
  • Dianne “Ms Dee” Hart
  • Traci Koster
  • Chris Latvala
  • Randy Maggard
  • Amber Mariano
  • Lawrence McClure
  • Michele Rayner
  • Chris Sprowls
  • Jackie Toledo
  • Susan L. Valdes
  • Ardian Zika

Did Not Vote

  • Andrew Learned

HB 2463 – Straz Center and Patel Conservatory Master Plan Expansions

Provides an appropriation for the Straz Center and Patel Conservatory Master Plan Expansions.

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Bill Author

Toledo

Effective Date

July 1, 2022

Current Status

No floor vote taken, but approved in budget

Chamber Position

Support

No Floor Vote

  • Mike Beltran
  • Linda Chaney
  • Ben Diamond
  • Nick DiCeglie
  • Fentrice Driskell
  • Dianne “Ms Dee” Hart
  • Traci Koster
  • Chris Latvala
  • Andrew Learned
  • Randy Maggard
  • Amber Mariano
  • Lawrence McClure
  • Michele Rayner
  • Chris Sprowls
  • Jackie Toledo
  • Susan L. Valdes
  • Ardian Zika

HB 2591 – Moffitt Cancer Center Partnership School Pasco County 6-12

Provides an appropriation for the Moffitt Cancer Center Partnership School Pasco County 6-12.

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Bill Author

Zika

Effective Date

July 1, 2022

Current Status

Passed, but vetoed

Chamber Position

Support

No Floor Vote

  • Mike Beltran
  • Linda Chaney
  • Ben Diamond
  • Nick DiCeglie
  • Fentrice Driskell
  • Dianne “Ms Dee” Hart
  • Traci Koster
  • Chris Latvala
  • Andrew Learned
  • Randy Maggard
  • Amber Mariano
  • Lawrence McClure
  • Michele Rayner
  • Chris Sprowls
  • Jackie Toledo
  • Susan L. Valdes
  • Ardian Zika

HB 2711 – Florida Trade Academy

Provides an appropriation for the Florida Trade Academy.

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Bill Author

Beltran

Effective Date

July 1, 2022

Current Status

No floor vote taken, but approved in budget

Chamber Position

Support

No Floor Vote

  • Mike Beltran
  • Linda Chaney
  • Ben Diamond
  • Nick DiCeglie
  • Fentrice Driskell
  • Dianne “Ms Dee” Hart
  • Traci Koster
  • Chris Latvala
  • Andrew Learned
  • Randy Maggard
  • Amber Mariano
  • Lawrence McClure
  • Michele Rayner
  • Chris Sprowls
  • Jackie Toledo
  • Susan L. Valdes
  • Ardian Zika

HB 3007 – Saint Leo University - Robotics Engineering Degree & Microcredentials Program

Provides an appropriation for the Saint Leo University - Robotics Engineering Degree & Microcredentials Program.

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Bill Author

Maggard

Effective Date

July 1, 2022

Current Status

Passed, but vetoed

Chamber Position

Support

No Floor Vote

  • Mike Beltran
  • Linda Chaney
  • Ben Diamond
  • Nick DiCeglie
  • Fentrice Driskell
  • Dianne “Ms Dee” Hart
  • Traci Koster
  • Chris Latvala
  • Andrew Learned
  • Randy Maggard
  • Amber Mariano
  • Lawrence McClure
  • Michele Rayner
  • Chris Sprowls
  • Jackie Toledo
  • Susan L. Valdes
  • Ardian Zika

HB 3189 – Tampa Bay Area Regional Transit Authority Operations

Provides an appropriation for the Tampa Bay Area Regional Transit Authority Operations.

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Bill Author

Toledo

Effective Date

July 1, 2022

Current Status

Passed, but vetoed

Chamber Position

Support

No Floor Vote

  • Mike Beltran
  • Linda Chaney
  • Ben Diamond
  • Nick DiCeglie
  • Fentrice Driskell
  • Dianne “Ms Dee” Hart
  • Traci Koster
  • Chris Latvala
  • Andrew Learned
  • Randy Maggard
  • Amber Mariano
  • Lawrence McClure
  • Michele Rayner
  • Chris Sprowls
  • Jackie Toledo
  • Susan L. Valdes
  • Ardian Zika

HB 4821 – Tampa Water Quality Treatment Pilot for PURE

Provides an appropriation for the Tampa Water Quality Treatment Pilot for PURE (Purify Usable Resources for the Environment).

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Bill Author

Driskell

Effective Date

July 1, 2022

Current Status

No floor vote taken, but approved in budget

Chamber Position

Support

No Floor Vote

  • Mike Beltran
  • Linda Chaney
  • Ben Diamond
  • Nick DiCeglie
  • Fentrice Driskell
  • Dianne “Ms Dee” Hart
  • Traci Koster
  • Chris Latvala
  • Andrew Learned
  • Randy Maggard
  • Amber Mariano
  • Lawrence McClure
  • Michele Rayner
  • Chris Sprowls
  • Jackie Toledo
  • Susan L. Valdes
  • Ardian Zika

HB 4921 – St. Pete Beach Coastal Resiliency - Community Center Shoreline Rehabilitation:

Provides an appropriation for the St. Pete Beach Coastal Resiliency - Community Center Shoreline Rehabilitation.

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Bill Author

Chaney

Effective Date

July 1, 2022

Current Status

Passed, but vetoed

Chamber Position

Support

No Floor Vote

  • Mike Beltran
  • Linda Chaney
  • Ben Diamond
  • Nick DiCeglie
  • Fentrice Driskell
  • Dianne “Ms Dee” Hart
  • Traci Koster
  • Chris Latvala
  • Andrew Learned
  • Randy Maggard
  • Amber Mariano
  • Lawrence McClure
  • Michele Rayner
  • Chris Sprowls
  • Jackie Toledo
  • Susan L. Valdes
  • Ardian Zika

HB 5001 – General Appropriations Act

Provides moneys for annual period beginning July 1, 2022, & ending June 30, 2023, & supplemental appropriations for period ending June 30, 2022, to pay salaries & other expenses, capital outlay—buildings & other improvements, & for other specified purposes of various agencies of state government.

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Bill Author

Appropriations & Trumbull

Effective Date

July 1, 2022

Current Status

Passed, in line with Chamber support

Chamber Position

Support

Voted For Chamber's Position

  • Mike Beltran
  • Linda Chaney
  • Ben Diamond
  • Nick DiCeglie
  • Fentrice Driskell
  • Dianne “Ms Dee” Hart
  • Traci Koster
  • Chris Latvala
  • Randy Maggard
  • Amber Mariano
  • Lawrence McClure
  • Chris Sprowls
  • Susan L. Valdes
  • Ardian Zika

No Floor Vote

  • Andrew Learned
  • Michele Rayner
  • Jackie Toledo

HB 7071 – Taxation

Prohibiting counties from imposing requirements on borrowers other than requiring proof of the borrower's income; providing for the assessment of land used in the production of aquaculture to be based solely on its agricultural use; providing that real property includes certain portions; revising the military operations that qualify certain service members for an additional ad valorem tax exemption; increasing the property tax exemption for residents who are widows, widowers, blind persons, or totally and permanently disabled persons; defining the term "residential improvement"; providing for an abatement of ad valorem taxes and non-ad valorem assessments for certain residential improvements destroyed due to a sudden and unforeseen collapse; exempting certain federal loans from documentary stamp taxes; exempting certain Formula One Grand Prix race admissions from the sales tax on admissions; exempting certain Daytona 500 race admissions from the sales tax on admissions; exempting from sales and use tax the retail sale of children's books during a specified timeframe; exempting from sales and use tax the retail sale of children's diapers during a specified timeframe, etc.

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Bill Author

Ways & Means and Payne

Effective Date

July 1, 2022

Current Status

Passed, in line with Chamber support

Chamber Position

Support

Voted For Chamber's Position

  • Mike Beltran
  • Linda Chaney
  • Ben Diamond
  • Nick DiCeglie
  • Fentrice Driskell
  • Dianne “Ms Dee” Hart
  • Traci Koster
  • Chris Latvala
  • Randy Maggard
  • Amber Mariano
  • Lawrence McClure
  • Michele Rayner
  • Chris Sprowls
  • Jackie Toledo
  • Susan L. Valdes
  • Ardian Zika

Did Not Vote

  • Andrew Learned

HB 9033 – The Pinellas Science Center - STEAM Education

Provides an appropriation for The Pinellas Science Center - STEAM Education.

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Bill Author

Chaney

Effective Date

July 1, 2022

Current Status

Passed, in line with Chamber support

Chamber Position

Support

Voted For Chamber's Position

  • Mike Beltran
  • Linda Chaney
  • Ben Diamond
  • Nick DiCeglie
  • Fentrice Driskell
  • Dianne “Ms Dee” Hart
  • Traci Koster
  • Chris Latvala
  • Andrew Learned
  • Randy Maggard
  • Amber Mariano
  • Lawrence McClure
  • Michele Rayner
  • Chris Sprowls
  • Jackie Toledo
  • Susan L. Valdes
  • Ardian Zika
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