Rank: 74
Elected: 2012
Re-election: 2016
Kathleen Peters  -  (R) Florida
State Representative - Florida House District 069
State District
1700 - 66th Street North
St. Petersburg, FL 33710-5510
  • Phone: (727) 341-7385
State Capitol
402 South Monroe Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-1300
  • Phone: (850) 717-5069
Bill Bill Name Summary
H0193 Crime Stoppers Trust Fund An act relating to the Crime Stoppers Trust Fund; amending s. 16.555, F.S.; authorizing a county that is awarded a grant from the trust fund to use such funds for the purchase and distribution of promotional items; making ...
H0613 Exemption from the Sales and Use Tax for Certain Machinery and Equipment An act relating to the exemption from the sales and use tax for certain machinery and equipment; amending s. 212.08, F.S.; providing that the exemption for certain mixer drums and the parts and labor required to affix such...
H1225 Guardianship An act relating to guardianship; providing directives to the Division of Law Revision and Information; amending s. 744.1012, F.S.; revising legislative intent; renumbering s. 744.201, F.S.; renumbering and amending s. 744....
H0029 Financial Literacy Instruction in Public Schools An act relating to financial literacy instruction in the public schools; amending s. 1003.41, F.S.; revising Next Generation Sunshine State Standards for financial literacy instruction; requiring the Department of Educatio...
H0033 Prohibited Discrimination An act relating to prohibited discrimination; creating the "Florida Competitive Workforce Act"; amending s. 760.01, F.S.; revising provisions to include sexual orientation and gender identity or expression and the percepti...
H0935 Individuals with Disabilities An act relating to individuals with disabilities; creating s. 1009.985, F.S.; providing a short title; creating s. 1009.986, F.S.; providing legislative intent; defining terms; requiring the Florida Prepaid College Board t...
H0657 Dental Care An act relating to dental care; creating s. 381.4019, F.S.; establishing a joint local and state dental care access account initiative, subject to the availability of funding; authorizing the creation of dental care access...
H1287 Public Records/Veterinary Medical Practice An act relating to public records; creating s. 474.2167, F.S.; providing an exemption from public records requirements for medical records related to the medical condition and treatment of an animal by an accredited state ...
H0069 Missing Persons with Special Needs An act relating to missing persons with special needs; creating s. 937.041, F.S.; creating a pilot project in specified counties to provide personal devices to aid search-and-rescue efforts for persons with special needs; ...
H1323 Tierra Verde Fire Control District, Pinellas County An act relating to the Tierra Verde Fire Control and Rescue District, Pinellas County; creating and establishing a fire control and rescue district; providing district boundaries; providing for a governing body; prescribin...
H0769 Health Provider Contracts An act relating to health provider contracts; amending ss. 627.6474, 636.035, and 641.315, F.S.; providing that a contract between a health insurer, a prepaid limited health service organization, or a health maintenance or...
H0787 Recycled and Recovered Materials An act relating to recycled and recovered materials; amending s. 403.727, F.S.; exempting a person who sells, transfers, or arranges for the transfer of recycled and recovered materials from liability for hazardous substan...
H0981 Practice of Pharmacy An act relating to the practice of pharmacy; amending s. 465.003, F.S.; defining the term "office use compounding"; amending s. 465.0276, F.S.; providing that the Florida Pharmacy Act does not prohibit the dispensing of a ...
H1005 Behavioral Health Services An act relating to behavioral health services; creating the Behavioral Health Task Force within the Department of Children and Families; specifying membership of the task force; providing for reimbursement for per diem and...
H1049 Practice of Pharmacy An act relating to the practice of pharmacy; amending s. 465.0276, F.S.; specifying that the Florida Pharmacy Act and rules adopted thereunder do not prohibit a veterinarian from administering a compounded drug to a patien...
H0219 Utilities Regulation An act relating to utilities regulation; amending s. 350.01, F.S.; requiring the Florida Public Service Commission to hold certain meetings in their service territories; requiring that specified meetings, workshops, hearin...
H0379 Local Housing Distributions An act relating to local housing distributions; amending s. 420.9073, F.S.; requiring the Florida Housing Finance Corporation to distribute to the Department of Children and Families and the Department of Economic Opportun...
Bill Number Motion Vote Date Vote
No votes on bills for the current session exist.
Role Committee
Detail Vice Chair Subcommittee on Children, Families and Seniors
Detail State Committee Member Subcommittee on Transportation and Ports
Detail State Committee Member Subcommittee on Justice
Detail State Committee Member Subcommittee on Transportation and Economic Development
Detail State Committee Member House Committee on Economic Affairs
Name Title Role Description Location Address
Colleen Hartman District Secretary Senior Secretary / Secretary District Office 1 1700 - 66th Street North
St. Petersburg, FL. 33710-5510
RJ Myers Legislative Assistant Legislative Assistant / Policy Advisor Capitol Office 402 South Monroe Street
Tallahassee, FL. 32399-1300
Biographical Information
City of Residence- South Pasadena
Occupation- Public Affairs
Child(ren)- Christopher Peters, Steven Peters, Michael Peters, Adam Peters
Grandchild(ren)- Riley Peters, Caleb Peters, Connor Peters, Steven Peters, Jr.
Education- St. Petersburg College, A.A.; Eckerd College, B.A., Human Development
Born- February 27
History- Previously served local government- elected to the South Pasadena City Commission, 2008; elected Mayor, 2009-2012
Moved to Florida- 1985
Religious Affiliation- Catholic
Recreational Interest- cycling, diverse art and music, hiking, kayaking, outdoor enthusiast, walking on the beach
Legislative Service
Elected to the Florida House of Representatives in 2012, reelected subsequently
Affiliations
Rotary Club of St. Petersburg
Tampa Bay Beaches Chamber of Commerce
South Pasadena Planning and Zoning Board, Board of Directors, 2006-2008
Highlights
Association of Counties, “County Champion” Award, 2014
League of Cities, Legislator of the Year, “Defender of Home Rule” Award, 2014
St. Petersburg Chamber of Commerce, Woman of Distinction Award, nominee, 2006
Princess of the Queen of Hearts Royal Court for outstanding community service, 2005
Pinellas Juvenile Assessment Center, Advisory Board, past member
Chaired major fundraising events for the St. Petersburg Museum of History, Queen of Hearts Royal Court, Boys and Girls Clubs, and many other charitable organizations.