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HB 0001 Relating to Health Care Services Plakon
Health Care Services: Proposes creation of s. 28, Art. I of State Constitution to prohibit laws or rules from
compelling any person, employer, or health care provider to participate in any health care system, permit person
or employer to purchase lawful health care services directly from health care provider, permit health care
provider to accept direct payment from person or employer for lawful health care services, exempt persons,
employers, & health care providers from penalties & fines for paying or accepting direct payment for lawful
health care services, & permit purchase or sale of health insurance in private health care systems; specifies
what amendment does not affect or prohibit. Effective Date: Not Specified
Current Committee of Reference: Health & Human Services Quality Subcommittee
11/16/201 HOUSE Filed
1/10/2011 HOUSE Referred to Health & Human Services Quality Subcommittee; State Affairs Committee; Health &
Human Services Committee
1/10/2011 HOUSE Now in Health & Human Services Quality Subcommittee
Identical
SB 0002 Relating to Health Care Services (Haridopolos)

AFPFL Priorities Priority/Importance/Position


Top Priority. / High Importance. / Support.

SB 0002 Relating to Health Care Services Haridopolos


Health Care Services; Proposes an amendment to the State Constitution to prohibit laws or rules from
compelling any person, employer, or health care provider to participate in any health care system. Permits a
person or an employer to purchase lawful health care services directly from a health care provider. Permits a
health care provider to accept direct payment from a person or an employer for lawful health care services, etc.
Current Committee of Reference: Budget
1/11/2011 SENATE Favorable by Judiciary; 5 Yeas, 1 Nay
1/12/2011 SENATE Now in Budget
2/14/2011 SENATE On Committee agenda - Budget, 02/23/11, 9:00 am, 412 K
Identical
HB 0001 Relating to Health Care Services (Plakon)

AFPFL Priorities Priority/Importance/Position


Top Priority. / High Importance. / Support.

SB 0078 Relating to Environmental Surcharge On Bottled Water Lynn


Environmental Surcharge On Bottled Water; Establishes a surcharge on bottled water sold at retail in this state.
Provides an exception. Requires that moneys collected from the surcharge be deposited into the Ecosystem
Management and Restoration Trust Fund. EFFECTIVE DATE: October 1, 2011
Current Committee of Reference: Environmental Preservation and Conservation
11/23/201 SENATE Filed
11/29/2010 SENATE Referred to Environmental Preservation and Conservation; Commerce and Tourism; Budget
Identical
Relating to Environmental Surcharge on Bottled Water (Rehwinkel
HB 0453
Vasilinda)

AFPFL Priorities Priority/Importance/Position


Top Priority. / High Importance. / Oppose.

HB 0115 Relating to Creation of the Department of Health and Human Services Adkins
Creation of the Department of Health and Human Services: Creates Department of Health & Human Services
(DHHS); provides for appointment of Secretary of Health & Human Services by Governor; provides guidelines
for procurement of health services; establishes Central Office of Investigative Services & Office of Inspector
General; directs Board of Governors to establish regional policy development & research exchange centers at
specified state universities for certain purposes; repeals provisions relating to DCFS, AHCA, DOH, & related
trust funds; provides for transfer of related functions & responsibilities to DHHS. Effective Date: July 1, 2011
Current Committee of Reference: Health & Human Services Quality Subcommittee
1/3/201 HOUSE Filed
1/25/2011 HOUSE Referred to Health & Human Services Quality Subcommittee; Government Operations Subcommittee;
Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee; Health & Human Services Committee
1/25/2011 HOUSE Now in Health & Human Services Quality Subcommittee
Identical
Relating to Creation Of The Department Of Health And Human
SB 0528
Services (Oelrich)

AFPFL Priorities Priority/Importance/Position


Top Priority. / High Importance. / Support.

HB 0239 Relating to Numeric Nutrient Water Quality Criteria Williams (T)

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Numeric Nutrient Water Quality Criteria: Prohibits implementation of certain federal numeric nutrient water
quality criteria rules by DEP, water management districts, & local governmental entities; authorizes DEP to
adopt numeric nutrient water quality criteria for surface waters; provides that certain total maximum daily loads
& associated numeric interpretations constitute site specific numeric nutrient water quality criteria; provides for
effect, governance, & challenge of such criteria. Effective Date: July 1, 2011
Current Committee of Reference: Agriculture & Natural Resources Subcommittee
1/18/201 HOUSE Filed
2/1/2011 HOUSE Referred to Agriculture & Natural Resources Subcommittee; Federal Affairs Subcommittee; State
Affairs Committee
2/1/2011 HOUSE Now in Agriculture & Natural Resources Subcommittee
Compare
SB 1090 Relating to Numeric Nutrient Water Quality Criteria (Dean)

AFPFL Priorities Priority/Importance/Position


Top Priority. / Importance not specified. / Support.

SB 0282 Relating to Renewable Energy Bennett


Renewable Energy; Requires each electric utility in the state to collect from each residential, commercial, and
industrial customer a designated monthly systems charge. Requires the electric utilities to deposit collected
funds into the Sustainable and Renewable Energy Policy Trust Fund. Requires that a purchase contract offered
to producers of renewable energy contain payment provisions for energy and capacity based upon a public
utility's equivalent cost-recovery rate for certain clean energy projects rather than the utility's full avoided costs,
etc. EFFECTIVE DATE: July 1, 2011
Current Committee of Reference: Communications, Energy and Public Utilities
12/17/201 SENATE Filed
1/5/2011 SENATE Referred to Communications, Energy, and Public Utilities; Environmental Preservation and
Conservation; Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Budget
Compare
SB 0156 Relating to Renewable Energy (Detert)
Relating to Trust Funds/Sustainable and Renewable Energy Policy
HB 0221
Trust Fund/Florida Energy Office/DEP (Rehwinkel Vasilinda)
Similar
HB 0219 Relating to Renewable Energy (Rehwinkel Vasilinda)
Linked
Relating to Sustainable & Renewable Energy Policy Trust Fund
SB 0284
(Bennett)

AFPFL Priorities Priority/Importance/Position


Top Priority. / Importance not specified. / Oppose.

HB 0303 Relating to Public Retirement Plans Costello


Public Retirement Plans: Limits benefits available under public retirement systems or plans; revises definitions
relating to compensation; limits factoring of overtime, unused leave, & other such compensation into pension
benefit; reduces service credit prospectively; revises applicability of ch. 175, F.S., to firefighters who are eligible
for FRS; revises applicability of ch. 185, F.S., to police officers who are eligible for FRS; provides membership
requirements for special fire control district & municipality board of trustees; revises powers & duties of boards
of trustees, special fire control districts, & municipalities; revises provisions relating to firefighter & police officer
benefits; repeals provisions relating to presumption with respect to diseases of firefighters suffered in line of
duty; repeals provisions relating to transfer to another state retirement system & payment of benefits; repeals
provisions relating to presumption with respect to police officer disability in line of duty; provides declaration of
important state interest. Effective Date: upon becoming a law
Current Committee of Reference: No Current Committee
1/20/201 HOUSE Filed
1/27/2011 HOUSE Withdrawn prior to introduction
Compare
SB 1128 Relating to Public Retirement Plans (Ring)
SB 1130 Relating to Retirement (Ring)

AFPFL Priorities Priority/Importance/Position


Top Priority. / High Importance. / Support.

SB 0358 Relating to Exercise of Federal Power Evers


Exercise of Federal Power; Urges the Congress of the United States to honor the provisions of the Constitution
of the United States and United States Supreme Court case law which limit the scope and exercise of federal
power.
Current Committee of Reference: Governmental Oversight and Accountability
1/31/2011 SENATE On Committee agenda - Judiciary, 02/08/11, 9:00 am, 110 S
2/8/2011 SENATE Favorable by Judiciary; 4 Yeas, 0 Nays
2/9/2011 SENATE Now in Governmental Oversight and Accountability

AFPFL Priorities Priority/Importance/Position

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Top Priority. / Importance not specified. / Support.

Relating to Incremental Reduction and Future Repeal of the Corporate Income


HB 0503 Harrison
Tax
Incremental Reduction and Future Repeal of the Corporate Income Tax: Provides for incremental reduction of
corporate income tax & for its future repeal; provides legislative findings & intent & provides for application;
provides for future application to franchise tax of specified parts & sections of ch. 220 as those parts & sections
existed before their repeal; provides direction to Division of Statutory Revision to assist legislative committee
staff in preparation of conforming legislation for submission to specified future regular sessions. Effective Date:
July 1, 2011
Current Committee of Reference: Finance & Tax Committee
1/25/201 HOUSE Filed
2/7/2011 HOUSE Referred to Finance & Tax Committee; Economic Affairs Committee; Appropriations Committee
2/7/2011 HOUSE Now in Finance & Tax Committee
Identical
Relating to Corporate Income Tax/Reduction & Future Repeal
SB 1222
(Norman)

AFPFL Priorities Priority/Importance/Position


Top Priority. / Importance not specified. / Support.

SB 0528 Relating to Creation Of The Department Of Health And Human Services Oelrich
Creation of Dept. of Health and Human Services; Creates the Department of Health and Human Services.
Provides for appointment of a Secretary of Health and Human Services by the Governor. Establishes regions
for the administration of program services. Establishes program divisions within each region. Establishes the
Central Office of Investigative Services. Repeals provisions relating to the Department of Children and Family
Services, Agency for Persons with Disabilities, Agency for Health Care Administration, and Department of
Health, etc. EFFECTIVE DATE: July 1, 2011
Current Committee of Reference: Health Regulation
1/21/201 SENATE Filed
2/9/2011 SENATE Referred to Health Regulation; Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Governmental Oversight and
Accountability; Budget
Identical
Relating to Creation of the Department of Health and Human Services
HB 0115
(Adkins)

AFPFL Priorities Priority/Importance/Position


Top Priority. / Importance not specified. / Support.

HB 0577 Relating to Scope and Exercise of Federal Power to Regulate Commerce Caldwell
Scope and Exercise of Federal Power to Regulate Commerce: Urges Congress to honor provisions of U.S.
Constitution that limit scope & exercise of federal power to regulate commerce. Effective Date: Not Specified
Current Committee of Reference: Federal Affairs Subcommittee
2/1/201 HOUSE Filed
2/16/2011 HOUSE Referred to Federal Affairs Subcommittee; Economic Affairs Committee
2/16/2011 HOUSE Now in Federal Affairs Subcommittee

AFPFL Priorities Priority/Importance/Position


Top Priority. / Importance not specified. / Support.

SB 0762 Relating to Florida Climate Protection Act Hays


Florida Climate Protection Act; Repeals provisions relating to a cap-and-trade regulatory program to reduce
greenhouse gas emissions from electric utilities. Conforms a cross-reference. EFFECTIVE DATE: July 1, 2011
Current Committee of Reference: Communications, Energy and Public Utilities
2/2/201 SENATE Filed
2/9/2011 SENATE Referred to Communications, Energy, and Public Utilities; Environmental Preservation and
Conservation; Budget
Identical
HB 4117 Relating to Florida Climate Protection Act (Plakon)

AFPFL Priorities Priority/Importance/Position


Top Priority. / Importance not specified. / Support.

HB 0775 Relating to Economic Development Bernard


Economic Development: Establishes Economic Gardening Business Loan Program & Economic Gardening
Technical Assistance Program as permanent programs; revises conditions under which loan agreements may
provide borrowers with flexibility in meeting projected number of jobs; revises method for calculating servicing
fee payable to loan administrator; deletes requirement that certain funds be deposited in General Revenue
Fund; provides for use of funds; deletes obsolete provision authorizing adoption of initial emergency rules;
deletes provision prohibiting award of new loans after specified date; deletes provision for reversion of certain

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unexpended appropriations; deletes provisions for future repeal of loan program; revises date upon which Office
of Tourism, Trade, & Economic Development must begin to submit annual reports to Governor & Legislature on
loan program & technical assistance program; provides for retroactive application of provisions revising loan
program. Effective Date: July 1, 2011
Current Committee of Reference: No Current Committee
2/16/201 HOUSE Filed
Similar
SB 1184 Relating to Economic Development (Siplin)

AFPFL Priorities Priority/Importance/Position


Top Priority. / Importance not specified. / Oppose.

Relating to Recall of Governor, Lieutenant Governor, Member of the Cabinet,


HB 0785 Kriseman
or Legislator
Recall of Governor, Lieutenant Governor, Member of the Cabinet, or Legislator: Proposes creation of s. 8, Art.
VI of State Constitution to provide for recall of Governor, Lt. Governor, member of Cabinet, or legislator;
provides how process is initiated; establishes requisite number & distribution of signatures; provides for
simultaneous election of successor to remainder of term; provides that if elected official is not recalled, then
additional effort to recall elected official may not be initiated during remainder of term; provides for
reimbursement of certain expenses. Effective Date: Not Specified
Current Committee of Reference: No Current Committee
2/16/201 HOUSE Filed
Linked
HB 0787 Relating to Recall (Kriseman)

AFPFL Priorities Priority/Importance/Position


Top Priority. / Importance not specified. / Oppose.

HB 0787 Relating to Recall Kriseman


Recall: Provides that Governor, Lieutenant Governor, member of Cabinet, or legislator may be recalled from
office; requires that proponents of recall register as political committee; prescribes methods & timeframes for
initiating & conducting recall; provides ballot language; provides that removal of Governor from office includes
removal of Lieutenant Governor; authorizes adoption of rules. Effective Date: on the effective date of an
amendment to the State Constitution approved by the electors at the general election to be held in November
2012 which authorizes, or removes impediment to, enactment by the Legislature of the provisions of this act
Current Committee of Reference: No Current Committee
2/16/201 HOUSE Filed
Linked
Relating to Recall of Governor, Lieutenant Governor, Member of the
HB 0785
Cabinet, or Legislator (Kriseman)

AFPFL Priorities Priority/Importance/Position


Top Priority. / Importance not specified. / Oppose.

Budget Subcommittee on Finance and


SB 0958 Relating to State Revenue Limitation
Tax
State Revenue Limitation; Proposes amendments to the State Constitution to replace the existing state revenue
limitation with a new state revenue limitation based on inflation and population changes.
Current Committee of Reference: Budget
2/17/2011 SENATE Committee Substitute Text (C1) Filed
2/17/2011 SENATE Now in Budget
2/17/2011 SENATE On Committee agenda - Budget, 02/23/11, 9:00 am, 412 K

AFPFL Priorities Priority/Importance/Position


Top Priority. / Importance not specified. / Support.

SB 1102 Relating to Energy Detert


Energy; Requires that electric utilities meet or exceed specified standards for the production or purchase of
clean energy. Requires that the Solar Energy Center charge testing fees imposing a fee on alternative fuel
containing alcohol. Requires that the Florida Energy and Climate Commission prepare a report identifying ways
to increase the energy-efficiency practices of low-income households, etc. EFFECTIVE DATE: July 1, 2011
Current Committee of Reference: No Current Committee
2/15/201 SENATE Filed

AFPFL Priorities Priority/Importance/Position


Top Priority. / Importance not specified. / Oppose.

SB 1128 Relating to Public Retirement Plans Ring


Public Retirement Plans; Provides that a local governmental entity may not offer a defined benefit retirement
plan to a plan member hired on or after a certain date. Provides that local plans must use at least 5 years to

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determine a plan member's average final compensation for calculating retirement benefits for members hired on
or after a certain date. Directs the Department of Financial Services to rate the financial strength of local
government defined benefit plans. Creates the Task Force on Public Employee Disability Presumptions, etc.
EFFECTIVE DATE: July 1, 2011
Current Committee of Reference: Governmental Oversight and Accountability
2/17/2011 SENATE Referred to Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Budget
2/17/2011 SENATE On Committee agenda - Governmental Oversight and Accountability, 02/22/11, 3:15 pm, 412 K
2/17/2011 SENATE On Committee agenda - Governmental Oversight and Accountability, 02/24/11, 3:30 pm, 412 K
Compare
HB 0303 Relating to Public Retirement Plans (Costello)

AFPFL Priorities Priority/Importance/Position


Top Priority. / Importance not specified. / Support.

SB 1184 Relating to Economic Development Siplin


Economic Development; Establishes the Economic Gardening Business Loan Program and the Economic
Gardening Technical Assistance Program as permanent programs. Revises conditions under which loan
agreements may provide borrowers with flexibility in meeting the projected number of jobs. Deletes a
requirement that certain funds be deposited in the General Revenue Fund. Revises the date upon which the
Office of Tourism, Trade, and Economic Development must begin to submit annual reports to the Governor and
Legislature on the loan program and technical assistance program, etc. EFFECTIVE DATE: July 1, 2011
Current Committee of Reference: No Current Committee
2/17/201 SENATE Filed
Similar
HB 0775 Relating to Economic Development (Bernard)

AFPFL Priorities Priority/Importance/Position


Top Priority. / Importance not specified. / Oppose.

SB 1222 Relating to Corporate Income Tax/Reduction & Future Repeal Norman


Corporate Income Tax/Reduction & Future Repeal; Provides for incremental reductions of the corporate income
tax effective on specified dates. Provides for future repeal of part I of chapter 220, F.S., relating to the chapter
title, legislative intent, and definitions, and part II of chapter 220, F.S., relating to the imposition and
apportionment of the corporate income tax. Provides legislative findings, intent, and application, etc.
EFFECTIVE DATE: July 1, 2011
Current Committee of Reference: No Current Committee
2/18/201 SENATE Filed
Compare
SB 1236 Relating to State Revenues (Richter)
Identical
Relating to Incremental Reduction and Future Repeal of the
HB 0503
Corporate Income Tax (Harrison)

AFPFL Priorities Priority/Importance/Position


Top Priority. / Importance not specified. / Support.

SB 1236 Relating to State Revenues Richter


State Revenues; Provides for the gradual reduction of the corporate income tax rate and the termination of the
tax over a specified time. Provides for the revenue from the cigarette surcharge to be deposited into the General
Revenue Fund. Provides for the revenue from the surcharge on tobacco products to be deposited into the
General Revenue Fund. Specifies additional taxes against which a taxpayer may claim a credit for an eligible
contribution to an eligible nonprofit scholarship-funding organization to include taxes or surcharges on tobacco
products, etc. EFFECTIVE DATE: July 1, 2011
Current Committee of Reference: No Current Committee
2/18/201 SENATE Filed
Compare
Relating to Incremental Reduction and Future Repeal of the
HB 0503
Corporate Income Tax (Harrison)
Relating to Corporate Income Tax/Reduction & Future Repeal
SB 1222
(Norman)

AFPFL Priorities Priority/Importance/Position


Top Priority. / Importance not specified. / Support.

HB 4117 Relating to Florida Climate Protection Act Plakon


Florida Climate Protection Act: Repeals provisions for cap & trade regulatory program to reduce greenhouse
gas emissions from electric utilities. Effective Date: July 1, 2011
Current Committee of Reference: Agriculture & Natural Resources Subcommittee
1/31/201 HOUSE Filed
2/16/2011 HOUSE Referred to Agriculture & Natural Resources Subcommittee; State Affairs Committee
2/16/2011 HOUSE Now in Agriculture & Natural Resources Subcommittee

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Identical
SB 0762 Relating to Florida Climate Protection Act (Hays)

AFPFL Priorities Priority/Importance/Position


Top Priority. / Importance not specified. / Support.

Budget Subcommittee on Finance and


SB 7050 Relating to State Government Revenue Limitation
Tax
State Government Revenue Limitation; Proposes amendments to the State Constitution to replace the existing
state revenue limitation with a new state revenue limitation based on inflation and population changes.
Current Committee of Reference: Budget Subcommittee on Finance and Tax
1/31/2011 SENATE On Committee agenda - Budget Subcommittee on Finance and Tax, 02/10/11, 8:30 am, 301 S
2/10/2011 SENATE Submitted as Committee Bill by Budget Subcommittee on Finance and Tax
2/10/2011 SENATE Committee Bill filed as S 0958

AFPFL Priorities Priority/Importance/Position


Top Priority. / Importance not specified. / Support.

Community & Military Affairs


CMA3 Relating to Impact Fees
Subcommittee
PCB CMAS 11-03 -- Impact Fees
Current Committee of Reference: Community & Military Affairs Subcommittee
2/16/201 HOUSE Filed
2/16/2011 HOUSE On Committee agenda - Community & Military Affairs Subcommittee, 02/23/11, 1:00 PM, 116 K

AFPFL Priorities Priority/Importance/Position


Top Priority. / Importance not specified. / Support.

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