Rank: 75
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
H0147 Concrete Masonry Education An act relating to concrete masonry education; providing a short title; creating the Florida Concrete Masonry Education Council, Inc.; requiring the council to operate under a written contract with the Department of Econom...
H0663 Sales Tax Holiday An act relating to a sales tax holiday; providing that the tax levied under chapter 212, F.S., may not be levied on the sale of certain items or articles of tangible personal property on a specified date; providing applica...
H0399 Pub. Rec./Homelessness Surveys and Databases An act relating to public records; creating s. 420.6231, F.S.; creating a public records exemption for individual identifying information of a person contained in a Point-In-Time Count and Survey or data in a Homeless Mana...
H0307 Regulation Of Public Lodging Establishments & Public Food Service Establ... An act relating to the regulation of public lodging establishments and public food service establishments; amending s. 509.032, F.S.; revising the permitted scope of local laws, ordinances, and regulations regarding vacati...
H0731 POW-MIA Chair of Honor Memorial An act relating to monuments on the Capitol Complex; creating s. 265.0031, F.S.; providing legislative intent; defining the term "Capitol Complex"; establishing the POW-MIA Chair of Honor Memorial; authorizing the Florida ...
H0203 Unaccompanied Homeless Youth An act relating to unaccompanied homeless youth; amending s. 743.067, F.S.; defining the term "unaccompanied homeless youth"; providing for a certification; authorizing certain unaccompanied homeless youths to consent to m...
H0479 Substance Abuse Services An act relating to substance abuse services; amending s. 397.311, F.S.; providing definitions; conforming a cross-reference; creating s. 397.487, F.S.; providing legislative findings; requiring the Department of Children a...
H0367 Financial Literacy Instruction in the 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...
H7029 Code of Student Conduct An act relating to the code of student conduct; amending s. 1006.07, F.S.; providing that simulating a firearm or weapon while playing or wearing certain clothing or accessories is not grounds for disciplinary action or re...
H0703 Environmental Regulation An act relating to environmental regulation; amending s. 163.3162, F.S.; specifying the authority of counties to enforce certain wetlands, springs protection, and stormwater ordinances, regulations, and rules; amending s. ...
H9013 Women's History Month A resolution recognizing the month of March 2014 as 2 "Women's History Month." 3 .
H9021 Florida Servicemembers & Veterans A resolution recognizing the patriotic service and sacrifice of Florida's active duty military servicemembers, National Guard members, reservists, veterans, and their families. .
H0879 Flood Insurance An act relating to flood insurance; amending s. 627.062, F.S.; adding projected flood losses to the factors that must be considered by the Office of Insurance Regulation in reviewing certain rate filings; amending s. 627.0...
H1325 Military Veterans with Mobility Impairment An act relating to military veterans with mobility impairment; amending s. 320.089, F.S.; providing for eligible Purple Heart license plate applicants to receive the appropriate special license plate with the international...
H1065 Licensed Massage Therapists An act relating to licensed massage therapists; amending s. 456.0135, F.S.; requiring an applicant for licensure under chapter 480, F.S., to submit to certain fingerprinting requirements; requiring fingerprints to be enrol...
H0709 Alzheimer's Disease An act relating to Alzheimer's disease; amending s. 252.355, F.S.; requiring the Division of Emergency Management, in coordination with local emergency management agencies, to maintain a registry of persons with special ne...
H0843 Cannabis An act relating to cannabis; creating s. 381.986, F.S.; defining terms; authorizing specified physicians to order low-THC cannabis for use by specified patients; providing conditions; prohibiting specified acts by physicia...
H0005 Human Trafficking/Abduction of Nigerian Girls A resolution condemning the abduction of more than 250 Nigerian girls by the Boko Haram terrorist group and calling for increased efforts worldwide to combat human trafficking, particularly of women and girls. .
H0003 Support for the State of Israel A resolution expressing support for the State of 2 Israel. 3 .
H0031 Dentists An act relating to dentists; amending s. 627.6474, F.S.; prohibiting a contract between a health insurer and a dentist from requiring the dentist to provide services at a fee set by the insurer under certain circumstances;...
H0001 Genetically Engineered Foods An act relating to genetically engineered foods; creating s. 500.90, F.S.; providing definitions; providing a list of commercial commodities commonly cultivated in genetically engineered form; requiring the Department of A...
H0583 National Flood Insurance Program A memorial to the Congress of the United States, urging Congress to delay implementation of the Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2012 until specified conditions are met and to eliminate any requirement to immed...
H0581 Flood Insurance An act relating to flood insurance; amending s. 627.062, F.S.; adding projected flood losses to the factors that must be considered by the Office of Insurance Regulation in reviewing certain rate filings; amending s. 627.0...
H0209 Carrying Concealed Weapon or Concealed Firearm An act relating to carrying a concealed weapon or a concealed firearm; amending s. 790.01, F.S.; providing an exemption from criminal penalties for carrying a concealed weapon or a concealed firearm when evacuating pursuan...
H7015 Military and Veteran Support An act relating to military and veteran support; amending s. 250.10, F.S.; revising participation requirements and authorizing certain courses for the Educational Dollars for Duty program; directing the Adjutant General to...
H0953 State Contracting An act relating to state contracting; amending s. 287.057, F.S.; revising the criteria for evaluating a proposal to include consideration of prior relevant experience of the vendor; revising the criteria for evaluating a r...
H0979 Homelessness An act relating to homelessness; amending s. 420.606, F.S.; revising legislative findings; requiring the Department of Economic Opportunity to provide training and technical assistance to certain designated lead agencies o...
H1297 Lealman Special Fire Control District, Pinellas County An act relating to the Lealman Special Fire Control District, Pinellas County; amending chapter 2000-426, Laws of Florida, as amended; providing for future annexation of certain unincorporated territory; providing an effec...
H1345 Nonrelative Caregivers An act relating to nonrelative caregivers; amending s. 39.5085, F.S.; revising legislative intent; authorizing placement of a child with a nonrelative caregiver and financial assistance for such nonrelative caregiver throu...
H0035 Resident Status for Tuition Purposes An act relating to resident status for tuition purposes; amending s. 1009.21, F.S.; providing criteria for veterans of the Armed Services of the United States, including reserve components thereof, to qualify as residents ...
H0373 Hospitals An act relating to hospitals; amending s. 395.1051, F.S.; requiring a hospital to notify obstetrical physicians before the hospital closes its obstetrical department or ceases to provide obstetrical services; providing an ...
H0407 Notaries Public An act relating to notaries public; creating s. 117.055, F.S.; requiring a notary public to record certain information in a specified journal when performing certain notarial acts; requiring that a notary public retain a n...
H0405 Trusts An act relating to trusts; amending s. 736.0703, F.S.; limiting the liability of excluded trustees; providing that certain duties of trustees do not apply to an excluded trustee in certain circumstances; providing an effec...
Bill Number Motion Vote Date Vote
No votes on bills for the current session exist.
Role Committee
No committee memberships.
Name Title Role Description Location Address
Eired Jackson 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
City of Residence- South Pasadena
Occupation- Public Affairs
Spouse- Michael Peters of Illinois
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
South Pasadena Planning and Zoning Board, Board of Directors, 2006-2008
Highlights
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 charity organizations.