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Greg Steube  -  (R) Florida
State Senator - Florida Senate District 23
State District
6230 University Parkway
Sarasota, FL 34240-1713
  • Phone: (941) 342-9162
State Capitol
404 South Monroe Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-1100
  • Phone: (850) 487-5023
Bill Bill Name Summary
S0158 Firefighters Establishing a presumption as to a firefighter's condition or impairment of health caused by certain types of cancer he or she contracts in the line of duty, etc.
S0078 Public School Recess Requiring each district school board to provide students in certain grades with a minimum number of minutes of free-play recess per week and with a minimum number of consecutive minutes of free-play recess per day, etc.
S0442 Advanced Well Stimulation Treatment Prohibiting the performance of advanced well stimulation treatments; clarifying that permits for drilling or operating a well do not authorize the performance of advanced well stimulation treatments, etc.
S0120 Offenses by Aliens Unlawfully Present in the United States Requiring specified offenses to be reclassified if committed by such aliens; specifying the reclassification of these offenses; specifying the enhancement of the level of the ranking for purposes of sentencing and gain-tim...
S0614 Medical Marijuana Creating the "Florida Medical Marijuana Act"; authorizing a qualifying patient or his or her caregiver to purchase, acquire, and possess up to the allowed amount of marijuana, medical marijuana products, and associated par...
S0302 Penalties and Fees Revising requirements relating to the payment of court-related fines or other monetary penalties, fees, charges, and costs; prohibiting the suspension of a person's driver license solely for failure to pay a penalty if the...
S0838 Tax on Commercial Real Property Providing certain exemptions from the tax imposed on rental or license fees charged for the use of commercial real property; providing for the future repeal of s. 212.031, F.S., relating to the imposition of a tax on the r...
S0012 Relief of O'Brien and Stephenson by Department of Transportation Providing for the relief of Amie Draiemann O'Brien, individually and as personal representative of the Estate of Christian Darby Stephenson, deceased, and for the relief of Hailey Morgan Stephenson and Christian Darby Step...
S0786 Federal Immigration Enforcement Citing this act as the "Rule of Law Adherence Act"; prohibiting sanctuary policies; requiring state entities, local governmental entities, and law enforcement agencies to comply with and support the enforcement of federal ...
S1178 Campaign Financing Modifying and clarifying the schedule governing campaign finance reporting for candidates, political committees, and electioneering communications organizations; prohibiting a political committee or an electioneering commu...
S0282 Towing and Storage Fees Prohibiting counties and municipalities from imposing additional charges, costs, expenses, fines, fees, or penalties on a registered owner or lienholder of a vehicle, etc.
S1040 Malt Beverages Authorizing a distributor of malt beverages to give or sell specified glassware to vendors licensed to sell malt beverages for on-premises consumption, etc.
S0014 Relief of Lillian Beauchamp by the St. Lucie County School Board Providing for the relief of Lillian Beauchamp, as the personal representative of the estate of Aaron Beauchamp, by the St. Lucie County School Board; providing for an appropriation to compensate the estate of Aaron Beaucha...
S1440 Arthur G. Dozier School for Boys/Florida School for Boys Acknowledging the abuses experienced by children confined in the Arthur G. Dozier School for Boys and the Florida School for Boys at Okeechobee and expressing the Senate's regret for such abuses and its commitment to ensur...
S1550 Health Information Transparency Requiring the Agency for Health Care Administration to contract with a vendor to evaluate health information technology activities to identify best practices and methods to increase interoperability; revising the definitio...
S0512 Steroid Use in Racing Greyhounds Providing that a positive test result for anabolic steroids in certain samples taken from a greyhound violates the prohibition on the racing of animals that are impermissibly medicated or determined to have a prohibited su...
S0064 State Park Fees Providing certain discounts on state park fees to specified foster and adoptive families; requiring the Division of Recreation and Parks within the Department of Environmental Protection to establish certain documentation ...
S0920 Groveland Four Acknowledging the grave injustices perpetrated against Charles Greenlee, Walter Irvin, Samuel Shepherd, and Ernest Thomas, who came to be known as "the Groveland Four"; and urging the Governor and Cabinet to perform an exp...
S0196 Judicial Resources Requiring the Supreme Court to issue an annual report regarding certain cases; requiring the establishment of civil citation or similar diversion programs for juveniles in each county; requiring the Department of Juvenile ...
S0738 Public Records/International Financial Institutions Providing exemptions from public records requirements for certain information held by the Office of Financial Regulation relating to international trust company representative offices or qualified limited service affiliate...
S0736 International Financial Institutions Redefining the term "financial institution" to include international trust entities and qualified limited service affiliates; specifying conditions under which confidential books and records of international trust entities...
S1680 Child Welfare Extending court jurisdiction to age 22 for young adults with disabilities in foster care; requiring a transition plan to be approved before a child reaches 18 years of age; requiring the Department of Children and Families...
S1558 Child Exploitation Revising the offenses that may be investigated and prosecuted by the Office of Statewide Prosecution; revising the types of offenses committed by a child in the custody of the Department of Children and Families which requ...
S0168 Salaries of Specified Officers and Firefighters Requiring each state agency that employs law enforcement officers, correctional officers, correctional probation officers, and firefighters to provide a monthly salary adjustment, etc.
S0230 Nonnative Animals Requiring the Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission to establish a pilot program for the eradication of priority invasive species; specifying procedures for handling captures and the disposal of the animals; requiring ...
S1210 Instructional Materials for K-12 Public Education Requiring each district school board to adopt a process allowing parents or residents of the county to object to the use of specific instructional materials based on specified criteria; revising the requirements for school...
S0392 High School Graduation Requirements Citing this act as the "Dorothy L. Hukill Financial Literacy Education Act"; revising the requirements for the Next Generation Sunshine State Standards to include financial literacy; revising the required credits for a sta...
S0436 Religious Expression in Public Schools Citing this act as the "Florida Student and School Personnel Religious Liberties Act"; Prohibiting a school district from discriminating against students, parents, or school personnel on the basis of religious viewpoints o...
S0128 Self-defense Immunity Requiring that the burden of proof in a criminal prosecution be on the party seeking to overcome the immunity claim under certain circumstances, etc.
S0060 Tax on Sales, Use, and Other Transactions Reducing the tax levied on rental or license fees charged for the use of real property, etc.
S0178 Crimes Evidencing Prejudice Requiring reclassified crimes to include actual or perceived sex, creed, or employment in specified jobs of the victims, etc.
S1108 Public Records/Firefighters and their Spouses and Children Expanding an exemption from public records requirements for the personal identifying and location information of certain firefighters and their spouses and children to include the personal identifying and location informat...
S0308 Federal Immigration Enforcement Citing this act as the "Rule of Law Adherence Act"; creating provisions relating to federal immigration enforcement; prohibiting sanctuary policies; requiring state entities, local governmental entities, and law enforcemen...
S0628 Maintenance of Certification or Recertification Prohibiting the Boards of Medicine and Osteopathic Medicine, respectively, the Department of Health, certain health care facilities, and insurers from requiring physicians and osteopathic physicians to maintain certificati...
S0664 Salvage of Pleasure Vessels Designating the "Florida Salvage of Pleasure Vessels Act"; requiring salvors of pleasure vessels to provide a specified written disclosure statement and salvage work estimate; requiring such salvors to obtain customer perm...
S0462 Advanced Well Stimulation Treatment Prohibiting the performance of advanced well stimulation treatments; clarifying that permits for drilling or operating a well do not authorize the performance of advanced well stimulation treatments, etc.
S0004 Higher Education Citing this act as the "Florida Excellence in Higher Education Act of 2018"; establishing the World Class Faculty and Scholar Program; authorizing state university investments in certain faculty retention, recruitment, and...
S0618 Subpoenas in Investigations of Sexual Offenses Authorizing an investigative or law enforcement officer conducting an investigation into specified matters to subpoena certain persons or entities for the production of records, documents, or other tangible things and test...
S0606 Special Risk Class of the Florida Retirement System Adding 911 public safety telecommunicators to the class; requiring such members to have their retirement benefits calculated in accordance with provisions applicable to Regular Class members; specifying the required employ...
S0612 Residential Tenancies Authorizing landlords to require certain employees to undergo level 1 background screenings; requiring a written disclosure and signed acknowledgement of receipt in rental agreements and rental agreement renewals; authoriz...
S0098 Health Insurer Authorization Prohibiting prior authorization forms from requiring certain information; requiring health insurers and pharmacy benefits managers on behalf of health insurers to provide certain information relating to prior authorization...
S1180 County and Municipal Public Officers and Employees Requiring a candidate for an elective municipal office to file a full and public disclosure of financial interests upon qualifying for office; requiring elected county or municipal public officers who are candidates for el...
S0198 Fireworks Repealing provisions relating to the testing and approval of sparklers; repealing provisions relating to the registration of manufacturers, distributors, wholesalers, and retailers of sparklers; prohibiting persons, firms,...
S0270 Involuntary Examination and Involuntary Admission of Minors Authorizing a designated law enforcement agency to decline to transport a minor 14 years of age or younger to a receiving facility for mental health or substance abuse evaluation if the parent or guardian of the minor agre...
S0312 Excise Tax on Documents Providing an exception, under certain circumstances, from the tax on deeds or other instruments transferring or conveying homestead property or interests in homestead property between spouses, etc.
S0378 Parking Garages Prohibiting a county, municipality, or other local governmental entity from adopting or maintaining in effect an ordinance or a rule which has the effect of prohibiting a driver from, or authorizing the issuance of a citat...
S0952 Cruelty to Animals Citing this act as "Ponce's Law"; authorizing a court to prohibit certain offenders from owning or having contact with animals, etc.
S1022 Determination of Parentage Authorizing a child, the child's mother, or the child's alleged parent to file a petition in circuit court to rebut the presumption of legal parentage and establish actual legal parentage; requiring the court to appoint a ...
S1036 Labor Organizations Revising the information required to be included in an application for renewal of registration of an employee organization; providing for the revocation of certification under certain conditions; requiring certain employee...
S0250 Ambulatory Surgical Centers and Mobile Surgical Facilities Revising the definition of the terms "ambulatory surgical center" and "mobile surgical facility"; requiring the Agency for Health Care Administration, in consultation with the Board of Medicine and the Board of Osteopathic...
S1142 Expunction of Criminal History Records Revising the eligibility requirements for expunction of criminal history records to include instances in which a verdict of not guilty was rendered, etc.
S1150 School Readiness Program Funding Requiring the Office of Early Learning to develop a formula for the allocation of funding for the school readiness program which meets certain requirements; authorizing the office to adjust certain allocations for specifie...
S1168 Insurance Providing that certain attorney fees and costs paid by property insurers may not be included in the property insurer's rate base and may not be used to justify a rate increase or rate change; providing that personal lines ...
S1160 Family Self-sufficiency Authorizing changes to public assistance policy and federal food assistance waivers to conform to federal law and simplify administration unless such changes increase income or resource eligibility standards for the progra...
S1138 Public Lodging Minimum-stay Requirements Prohibiting hotels and motels from requiring minimum stays of greater than one night; authorizing the Division of Hotels and Restaurants of the Department of Business and Professional Regulation to adopt rules, etc.
S0634 Trauma-informed Services for Children Prohibiting a child who has suffered sexual exploitation from being placed in a generic shelter setting when safe-harbor or trauma-informed housing is not available; requiring the Department of Children and Families to ass...
S0604 Actions against Contractors without Required Insurance Coverage Providing that a contractor who fails to carry required insurance may be personally liable for damages that would have been covered by such insurance, etc.
S0560 Public Meetings and Records/ Imminent Litigation Expanding an exemption from public meetings requirements to allow specified entities to meet in private with an attorney to discuss imminent litigation if certain conditions are met; requiring the transcript of a private m...
S0858 Daylight Saving Time Exempting the State of Florida and its political subdivisions from daylight saving time; requiring that the state and all of its political subdivisions observe standard time, etc.
S0884 Public Lodging Prohibiting transient lodging establishments from requiring minimum stays of greater than one night; authorizing the Division of Hotels and Restaurants of the Department of Business and Professional Regulation to adopt rul...
S0574 Tree and Timber Trimming, Removal, and Harvesting Preempting to the state the regulation of the trimming, removal, or harvesting of trees and timber on private property; prohibiting local governments from prohibiting the burial of vegetative debris on certain properties, ...
S0152 Sale of Firearms Requiring Department of Law Enforcement procedures to allow the payment or transmittal of processing fees for criminal history checks of potential firearms buyers by electronic means; providing that criminal history check ...
S0706 Crime Stoppers Organizations Prohibiting a person who engages in privileged communication, a law enforcement crime stoppers coordinator or his or her staff, or a member of a crime stoppers organization's board of directors from being required to discl...
S1034 Mediation Requiring that insurance carrier representatives who attend circuit court mediation have specified settlement authority and the ability to immediately consult by specified means with persons having certain additional settl...
S0908 Construction Bonds Requiring a notice of nonpayment to be verified; providing that a provision relating to attorney fees applies to certain suits brought by contractors; requiring a lienor to serve a verified notice of nonpayment to specifie...
S0252 State Employee Higher Education Fee Waivers Providing that credit hours eligible for tuition and fee waivers be determined on a calendar year basis, rather than per academic term, etc.
S0406 Retirement Providing an exception to the reemployment after retirement limitations to authorize a retiree of the Florida Retirement System to be reemployed by an employer under certain circumstances, etc.
S0616 Concealed Weapons or Firearms Authorizing a concealed weapons or concealed firearms licensee to temporarily surrender a weapon or firearm if the licensee approaches courthouse security or management personnel upon arrival and follow their instructions,...
S0188 Public School Transportation Requiring district school boards to provide transportation to certain students; revising the speed and road conditions that meet the requirements for a hazardous walking condition; requiring a district school superintenden...
S0194 Limitation of Terms of Office for Members of a District School Board Proposing an amendment to Section 4 of Article IX of the State Constitution to limit the terms of office for a member of a district school board, etc.
S0200 Animal Cruelty Prohibiting the malicious or capricious killing of dogs or cats; providing penalties, etc.
S0190 E911 Systems Requiring that the Technology Program within the Department of Management Services develop and implement a plan to require that emergency dispatchers be able to transfer an emergency call from one E911 system to another E9...
S0310 Threats to Kill or do Bodily Injury Prohibiting a person from making a threat to kill or do bodily injury to another person in a writing or other record and transmitting that threat in any manner, etc.
S0212 Reentry Into the State by Certain Persons Prohibiting a person from entering or being present in this state if he or she has been denied admission, excluded, deported, or removed from the United States unless the United States Attorney General consents to his or h...
S0124 Tobacco Settlement Agreement Repealing provisions relating to security requirements for tobacco settlement agreement signatories, successors, parents, and affiliates, etc.
S0122 Campaign Financing Modifying and clarifying the schedule governing campaign finance reporting for candidates, political committees, and electioneering communications organizations; prohibiting a political committee or an electioneering commu...
S0082 Alternative Treatment Options for Veterans Authorizing the Department of Veterans' Affairs to contract with certain individuals and entities to provide alternative treatment options for certain veterans; requiring direction and supervision by certain licensed provi...
S0100 Identification Card and Driver License Fees for Veterans Deleting fees for adding the word "Veteran" to an identification card or a driver license; revising acceptable forms of identification required to add the word "Veteran" to an identification card or a driver license; prohi...
S0120 Firearms Providing legislative intent; requiring a business, organization, or entity that prohibits a concealed weapon or firearm licensee from carrying a weapon or firearm onto its property to assume certain responsibility for the...
S0136 Property Tax Exemption and Assessment/Manufacturing Equipment Proposing amendments to the State Constitution authorizing the Legislature to exempt certain manufacturing equipment from the tangible personal property tax or permitting such equipment to be assessed at less than just val...
S0132 Animals Requiring animal rescue organizations to prepare, maintain, and make available for public inspection and dissemination certain records for a specified period; providing for the sterilization of all dogs and cats sold or re...
S0134 Concealed Weapons or Firearms Authorizing a concealed weapons or concealed firearms licensee to temporarily surrender a weapon or firearm if the licensee approaches courthouse security or management personnel upon arrival and follows their instructions...
S0148 Weapons and Firearms Deleting a statement of applicability relating to violations of carrying a concealed weapon or firearm; reducing the penalties applicable to a person licensed to carry a concealed weapon or firearm for a first or second vi...
S0162 Payment of Health Care Claims Prohibiting a health insurer or a health maintenance organization from retroactively denying a claim under specified circumstances, etc.
S0168 Nonnative Animals Requiring the Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission to establish a pilot program for the eradication of priority invasive species; specifying procedures for the capture and disposal of animals that belong to priority i...
S0202 Mental Health and Substance Abuse Revising the criteria for involuntary admission for behavioral health services due to substance abuse; revising duties of a law enforcement officer with respect to transporting a person for involuntary admission to a hospi...
S0118 Criminal History Records Prohibiting a person or entity engaged in publishing or disseminating arrest booking photographs from soliciting or accepting a fee or other payment to remove a photograph; authorizing a person whose arrest booking photogr...
S0256 Florida Center for the Partnerships for Arts Integrated Teaching Abrogating the scheduled expiration of the center, etc.
S1634 Residential Elevators Requiring that an elevator controller be capable of monitoring the closed and locked contacts of the hoistway door locking device; requiring that the elevator controller be capable of interrupting the power for the motor a...
S0016 Relief of Charles Pandrea by the North Broward Hospital District Providing for the relief of Charles Pandrea by the North Broward Hospital District; providing for an appropriation to compensate Charles Pandrea, husband of Janet Pandrea, for the death of Janet Pandrea as a result of the ...
S0096 Human Trafficking Education in Schools Revising the required health education in public schools to include information regarding the dangers and signs of human trafficking; authorizing a student to opt out of a specified portion of the health education under ce...
S0188 Vacation Rentals Revising applicability for a preemption of certain local laws, ordinances, or regulations regarding vacation rentals; authorizing certain ordinances to be submitted for ratification by electors at a referendum, etc.
S0278 Local Tax Referenda Requiring referenda adopting or amending local government discretionary sales surtaxes, except for surtaxes that are revenue-neutral to a county, special taxing district, or both, to be held only at a general election and ...
S0080 Public Records Revising the circumstances under which a court must assess and award the reasonable costs of enforcement against an agency in a civil action to enforce ch. 119, F.S.; prohibiting the assessment and award of the reasonable ...
S0260 Threats to Kill or Do Bodily Injury Prohibiting a person from making a threat to kill or do bodily injury in a writing or other record by posting or transmitting, or procuring the posting or transmission of, the threat in a specified manner; deleting require...
S0102 Payment of Health Care Claims Prohibiting a health insurer or a health maintenance organization from retroactively denying a claim under specified circumstances; exempting certain Medicaid managed care plans, etc.
S0150 Controlled Substances Providing that certain emergency responders and crime laboratory personnel may possess, store, and administer emergency opioid antagonists; adding certain synthetic opioid substitute compounds to the list of Schedule I con...
S1248 Breach of the Peace Deleting a provision prohibiting the return of a pistol or firearm taken by any officer, with or without a search warrant, upon a view by the officer of a breach of the peace, etc.
S0732 Physician Assistant Workforce Surveys Requiring that a physician assistant license renewal include the submission of a physician assistant workforce survey; requiring the Department of Health to report the data collected from such surveys to the boards, etc.
S0026 Relief of Thomas and Karen Brandi by Haines City Providing for the relief of Thomas and Karen Brandi by Haines City; providing an appropriation to compensate them for injuries and damages sustained as a result of the negligence of an employee of Haines City, etc.
S1176 Dangerous Goods and Hazardous Materials Certification Providing requirements for the use of professional titles and abbreviations by certified dangerous goods professionals, hazardous materials managers, and hazardous materials practitioners, etc.
S0748 Florida Court Educational Council Specifying that the Court Education Trust Fund shall be administered by the Florida Court Educational Council; specifying the membership, voting procedures, and duties of the council; requiring the council to submit an ann...
S0334 Prejudgment Interest Requiring a court to include interest on economic damages and costs in the final judgment of a negligence action as a result of a personal injury; specifying the date from which interest accrues, etc.
S0166 Craft Distilleries Revising the limitations on retail sales by craft distilleries to consumers, etc.
S1358 Reentry into the State by Certain Persons Prohibiting entry to, or presence in, the state of a person denied admission, excluded, deported, or removed unless the United States Attorney General consents to his or her admission or the person can establish that feder...
S0624 Body Cameras Requiring law enforcement agencies that permit law enforcement officers to wear body cameras to establish policies and procedures that include a provision permitting a law enforcement officer using a body camera to review ...
S1696 Subdivided Lands Establishing priorities for use by certain entities when awarding grants or financial assistance under certain circumstances for legacy community projects and programs; requiring a portion of specified grant funds or finan...
S0530 Health Insurer Authorization Requiring health insurers and pharmacy benefits managers on behalf of health insurers to provide certain information relating to prior authorization in a specified manner; requiring health insurers to publish on their webs...
S0222 Length of Time a Patient May Stay at an Ambulatory Surgical Center or Mo... Revising the definition of ambulatory surgical center and mobile surgical facility, etc.
S0330 Local Business Taxes Providing an exemption from the business tax, subject to certain conditions, to specified veterans, spouses of veterans and active servicemembers, and low-income individuals; repealing provisions relating to exemptions all...
S0754 Trauma-informed Services for Children Prohibiting a child who has suffered sexual exploitation from being placed in a generic shelter setting when safe-harbor or trauma-informed housing is not available, etc.
S0016 Relief of Charles Pandrea by the North Broward Hospital District Providing for the relief of Charles Pandrea by the North Broward Hospital District; providing for an appropriation to compensate Charles Pandrea, husband of Janet Pandrea, for the death of Janet Pandrea as a result of the ...
S1244 Subpoenas in Investigations of Sexual Offenses Authorizing a law enforcement agency to issue and serve a subpoena in an investigation of an offense involving the sexual exploitation or abuse of a child, an offense involving an unregistered sex offender, or other specif...
S0906 Student Assessments Requiring that the Commissioner of Education periodically publish on the Department of Education's website any assessment administered or adopted during the previous school year, etc.
S0904 Impeachment and Suspension of State Attorneys and Public Defenders Proposing amendments to the State Constitution to authorize the House of Representatives to impeach state attorneys and public defenders for misdemeanors in office and subject them to trial by the Senate, if impeached; pre...
S0644 Openly Carrying a Handgun Authorizing a concealed weapons or firearms licensee to openly carry a handgun, etc.
S0626 Concealed Weapons or Firearms Authorizing a concealed weapons or concealed firearms licensee to carry a concealed weapon or firearm into any meeting of the governing body of a county, public school district, municipality, or special district, etc.
S0524 Sales and Use Tax on Investigation and Detective Services Providing that fingerprint services required for a license to carry a concealed weapon or firearm are not subject to the tax, etc.
S0640 Concealed Weapons or Firearms Authorizing a concealed weapons or concealed firearms licensee to carry a concealed weapon or firearm into any career center, etc.
S0622 Concealed Weapons or Firearms Prohibiting a concealed weapons or concealed firearms licensee from carrying a concealed weapon or firearm into any athletic event for a K-12 school, college, or university which is not related to firearms; deleting an exc...
S0528 Health Insurance Creating the "Patient Savings Act"; providing a civil remedy for a health insurer who violates the Patient Savings Act; requiring an insurer to provide good faith estimates of costs for certain health care services upon re...
S0610 Firearms Requiring a business, organization, or entity that prohibits a concealed weapon or firearm licensee from carrying a weapon or firearm onto its property to assume certain responsibility for the safety and defense of such li...
S0618 Concealed Weapons and Firearms Authorizing a concealed weapons or concealed firearms licensee to carry a concealed weapon or firearm into any area of an airport excluding the sterile area, etc.
S0740 Hospital Districts Prohibiting hospital districts from levying property tax without the consent of electors residing within the hospital district; requiring a county to obtain and publish an independent appraisal of certain public hospitals'...
S0620 Concealed Weapons or Firearms Authorizing a concealed weapons or concealed firearms licensee to carry a concealed weapon or firearm into any meeting or committee meeting of the Legislature, etc.
S0646 Weapons and Firearms Providing that a person licensed to carry a concealed weapon or firearm who is lawfully carrying a firearm does not violate certain provisions if the firearm is temporarily and openly displayed; authorizing each member of ...
S0522 Deferred Presentment Transactions Revising the maximum limit on interest, fees, and charges that a deferred presentment provider may charge, collect, or receive in a deferred presentment transaction, etc.
S0418 Soldiers' and Heroes' Monuments and Memorials Protection Act Citing this act as the "Soldiers' and Heroes' Monuments and Memorials Protection Act"; providing criminal penalties for criminal mischief that causes damage to certain remembrances erected to honor or commemorate a soldier...
S0344 Regional Counsels Clarifying the procedure for the nomination and appointment of regional counsels; specifying the number of candidates that must be nominated when a current regional counsel does not apply for reappointment, etc.
S0526 Mammography Reports Requiring that mammography reports include a specified notice regarding breast density, etc.
S0394 Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioners Providing that certified registered nurse anesthetists, to the extent authorized by a protocol established in collaboration with the medical staff of a facility in which the anesthetic service is performed, may determine, ...
S0082 Postsecondary Education Tuition and Fee Waivers Deleting a requirement that a state university, Florida College System institution, career center operated by a school district, or charter technical career center waive out-of-state fees for certain students, including ce...
S0088 Threatening Violence Using a Firearm Prohibiting a person from threatening to use a firearm in a violent manner against another person, etc.
S0096 Eligibility for Appointment as a Medical or Clinic Director Revising the definition of the term "medical director", etc.
S0086 Agricultural Land Classification and Assessment Providing an exception from a certain requirement for lands to be classified as agricultural for taxation purposes; requiring that land jointly used for commercial nonagricultural purposes and bona fide agricultural purpos...
S0100 Tobacco Settlement Agreements Repealing provisions relating to security requirements for tobacco settlement agreement signatories, successors, parents, and affiliates, etc.
S0122 Sports Franchise Facilities Prohibiting a sports franchise from constructing, reconstructing, renovating, or improving a facility on leased public land, etc.
S0124 Homestead Tax Relief Proposing an amendment to the State Constitution to authorize the Legislature to provide, by general law, ad valorem tax relief on homestead property to the parent or parents of a veteran who died from service-connected ca...
S0126 Public Officers and Employees Authorizing an agency to promote or advance an employee who is a relative of a public official if certain conditions are met, etc.
S0140 Openly Carrying a Handgun Authorizing a compliant licensee to openly carry a handgun, etc.
S0214 Division of Historical Resources Revising provisions governing the division's responsibilities in issuing permits for survey, excavation, and salvage activities on state-owned lands or on state-owned sovereignty submerged lands, etc.
S0212 Animal Hoarding Prohibiting animal hoarding; providing penalties and remedies for animal hoarding, etc.
S0286 Human Trafficking Education in Schools Revising the required health education in public schools to include information regarding the dangers and signs of human trafficking, etc.
S0262 Health Insurance Deleting a provision that provides that health maintenance organizations are not vicariously liable for certain medical negligence except under certain circumstances; authorizing specified persons to bring a civil action a...
S0320 Dogs in Vehicles Requiring a person transporting a dog in the open bed of a pickup truck or an open area of any vehicle or trailer to keep the dog within certain secured containers or securely tether the dog; preempting to the state the re...
S0332 Public-private Partnerships Revising the definition of the term "responsible public entity"; revising legislative findings to recognize the public need of pursuing information technology projects through the establishment of public-private partnershi...
S0324 Fireworks Repealing provisions relating to the testing and approval of sparklers and the registration of manufacturers, distributors, wholesalers, and retailers of sparklers, respectively, etc.
S0322 Public Records and Meetings/Unsolicited Proposals Reenacting provisions which provide exemptions from public records and public meetings requirements for unsolicited proposals received by a responsible public entity, unsolicited proposals discussed in a portion of a meeti...
S0326 Alternative Treatment Options for Veterans Providing definitions; authorizing the Department of Veterans' Affairs to contract with certain individuals and entities to provide alternative treatment options for certain veterans; requiring direction and supervision by...
S0342 Public Records/Physician Abortion Reports Providing an exemption from public records requirements for physician abortion reports filed with the Department of Health; providing for future legislative review and repeal of the exemption under the Open Government Suns...
S0348 Termination of Pregnancy Citing this act as the "Florida Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act"; prohibiting the attempted or actual performance or induction of an abortion in certain circumstances; requiring a physician to make a specified det...
Bill Number Motion Vote Date Vote
H0001 Senate: Third Reading RCS#9 6/9/2017 Yea
H0001 Senate: Third Reading RCS#6 6/9/2017 Yea
H0003 Senate: Third Reading RCS#10 6/9/2017 Yea
S0006 Senate: Third Reading RCS#4 6/9/2017 Yea
S0008 Senate: Third Reading RCS#8 6/9/2017 Yea
S0008 Senate: Third Reading RCS#3 6/9/2017 Yea
S0008 Senate: Third Reading RCS#7 6/8/2017 Nay
S0008 Senate: Third Reading RCS#8 6/8/2017 Yea
S0008 Senate: Third Reading RCS#6 6/8/2017 Yea
S2500 Senate: Third Reading RCS#4 6/8/2017 Nay
S2500 Senate: Third Reading RCS#3 6/8/2017 Nay
S2500 Senate: Third Reading RCS#7 6/7/2017 Other
S2500 Senate: Third Reading RCS#14 6/7/2017 Other
S2500 Senate: Third Reading RCS#23 6/7/2017 Other
S2500 Senate: Third Reading RCS#28 6/7/2017 Other
S2500 Senate: Third Reading RCS#19 6/7/2017 Other
S2500 Senate: Third Reading RCS#16 6/7/2017 Other
S2500 Senate: Third Reading RCS#18 6/7/2017 Other
S2500 Senate: Third Reading RCS#21 6/7/2017 Other
S2500 Senate: Third Reading RCS#24 6/7/2017 Other
S2500 Senate: Third Reading RCS#20 6/7/2017 Other
S2500 Senate: Third Reading RCS#12 6/7/2017 Other
S2500 Senate: Third Reading RCS#6 6/7/2017 Other
S2500 Senate: Third Reading RCS#5 6/7/2017 Other
S2500 Senate: Third Reading RCS#26 6/7/2017 Other
S2500 Senate: Third Reading RCS#13 6/7/2017 Other
S2500 Senate: Third Reading RCS#11 6/7/2017 Other
S2500 Senate: Third Reading RCS#3 6/7/2017 Other
S2500 Senate: Third Reading RCS#17 6/7/2017 Other
S2500 Senate: Third Reading RCS#27 6/7/2017 Other
S2500 Senate: Third Reading RCS#25 6/7/2017 Other
S2500 Senate: Third Reading RCS#15 6/7/2017 Other
S2500 Senate: Third Reading RCS#10 6/7/2017 Other
S2500 Senate: Third Reading RCS#4 6/7/2017 Other
S2500 Senate: Third Reading RCS#22 6/7/2017 Other
H5203 Senate: Third Reading RCS#13 5/8/2017 Yea
H5205 Senate: Third Reading RCS#12 5/8/2017 Yea
H5301 Senate: Third Reading RCS#14 5/8/2017 Yea
H5401 Senate: Third Reading RCS#10 5/8/2017 Yea
H5403 Senate: Third Reading RCS#11 5/8/2017 Yea
H5501 Senate: Third Reading RCS#19 5/8/2017 Yea
H7069 Senate: Third Reading RCS#17 5/8/2017 Yea
H7109 Senate: Third Reading RCS#16 5/8/2017 Yea
S0374 Senate: Third Reading RCS#5 5/8/2017 Yea
S2500 Senate: Third Reading RCS#21 5/8/2017 Yea
S2502 Senate: Third Reading RCS#22 5/8/2017 Yea
S2504 Senate: Third Reading RCS#2 5/8/2017 Yea
S2506 Senate: Third Reading RCS#6 5/8/2017 Yea
S2508 Senate: Third Reading RCS#3 5/8/2017 Yea
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Role Committee
Detail Chairman Senate Committee on Judiciary
Detail Vice Chair Senate Committee on Banking and Insurance
Detail State Committee Member Subcommittee on Finance and Tax
Detail State Committee Member Senate Committee on Children, Families, and Elder Affairs
Detail State Committee Member Senate Committee on Agriculture
Detail State Committee Member Senate Committee on Regulated Industries
Detail State Committee Member Joint Committee on Public Counsel Oversight
Detail State Committee Member Subcommittee on Pre-K - 12 Education
Name Title Role Description Location Address Phone Email
Alex Blair Legislative Assistant Legislative Assistant / Policy Advisor District Office 1 6230 University Parkway
Sarasota, FL. 34240-1713
(941) 342-9162 blair.alex@flsenate.gov
Elizabeth Bolles Legislative Assistant Legislative Assistant / Policy Advisor District Office 1 6230 University Parkway
Sarasota, FL. 34240-1713
(941) 342-9162 bolles.elizabeth@flsenate.gov
Rita Faulkner Legislative Assistant Legislative Assistant / Policy Advisor District Office 1 6230 University Parkway
Sarasota, FL. 34240-1713
(941) 342-9162 faulkner.rita@flsenate.gov
Personal & Career
Legislative Service
-Elected to the Senate in 2016
-House of Representatives, 2010-2016
Honors and Awards
-Florida Society of Association Executives, Advocacy Award, 2017
-Florida Medical Association, Friend of Medicine Award, 2017
-Americans for Prosperity, Florida Champion of Economic Freedom, 2017
-Florida Police Chiefs Association, Legislator of the Year, 2017
-Florida Association of Counties, Leadership Award, 2017
-Florida Sheriffs Association, FSA Legislative Champion Award, 2017
Biographical Information
Occupation- Attorney
Spouse- Jennifer Mary Retzer of Campbellsport, WI
Child- Ethan Gregory
Education- University of Florida Levin College of Law, J.D., 2003
University of Florida, B.S., Animal Science; Minor, Agricultural Law, 2000◦ UF Hall of Fame, Student Senate, Florida Blue Key, Alpha Gamma Rho
Born- May 19 in Bradenton, Florida
Military Service- United States Army, 2004-2008; Captain with the 25th Infantry Division during Operation Iraqi Freedom, 2006-2007
Historical- W. Brad Steube, father, Manatee County Sheriff, 2007-present
Religious Affiliation- Southern Baptist
Recreation- Surfing