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  • Introduced
    Jan 26, 2021
  • Passed Senate
  • Passed House
  • Signed into Law
SB 818
Florida Senate Bill
Mental Health Professionals; Revising education requirements for licensure by examination as a marriage and family therapist; requiring a licensed mental health professional to be accessible by telephone or other electronic means when a registered intern is providing services through telehealth; deleting a requirement that a licensed mental health professional be on the premises when a registered intern is providing clinical services in a private setting; authorizing courts to appoint mental health professionals licensed under ch. 491, F.S., as experts in criminal cases, etc.
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Senate • Apr 02, 2021: Now in Rules
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  • Apr 02, 2021 | Senate
    • Now in Rules
  • Apr 01, 2021 | Senate
    • CS by Criminal Justice read 1st time
  • Mar 30, 2021 | Senate
    • CS by Criminal Justice; YEAS 7 NAYS 0
    • Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
  • Mar 25, 2021 | Senate
    • On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice, 03/30/21, 9:00 am, 110 Senate Building
  • Mar 17, 2021 | Senate
    • Favorable by Health Policy; YEAS 9 NAYS 0
    • Now in Criminal Justice
  • Mar 12, 2021 | Senate
    • On Committee agenda-- Health Policy, 03/17/21, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building
  • Mar 02, 2021 | Senate
    • Introduced
  • Feb 04, 2021 | Senate
    • Referred to Health Policy; Criminal Justice; Rules
  • Jan 26, 2021 | Senate
    • Filed