Bill Search

  • Introduced
    Jan 28, 2021
  • Passed House
  • Passed Senate
  • Signed into Law
HB 529
Florida House Bill
Moments of Silence in Public Schools; Requires principals to require teachers to set aside time for moment of silence; prohibits teachers from making suggestions to nature of any reflection during moment of silence; deletes provision authorizing district school boards to provide brief period of silent prayer or meditation; requires certain teachers encourage parents or guardians to discuss moment of silence & make suggestions as to the best use of this time.
Last Action
Senate • Apr 16, 2021: Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/21/21
Latest bill text
Senate Calendar: Special Order, 04/21/2021
Position: 51

Official Summary/Bill Text

Comments on Bill

Tweets

Whip Lists

Do you support this bill?
Yay Nay
Sponsors:
Votes
Actions
  • Apr 16, 2021 | Senate
    • Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/21/21
  • Apr 14, 2021 | Senate
    • Favorable by- Rules; YEAS 12 NAYS 5
    • Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
  • Apr 09, 2021 | Senate
    • On Committee agenda-- Rules, 04/14/21, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building
  • Apr 01, 2021 | Senate
    • On Committee agenda-- Rules, 04/06/21, 9:30 am, 412 Knott Building --Pending Reconsideration (Favorable; YEAS 12 NAYS 5)
  • Mar 30, 2021 | Senate
    • Referred to Rules
    • Received
  • Mar 25, 2021 | House
    • Message sent to senate
  • Mar 25, 2021 | Senate
    • In Messages
  • Mar 18, 2021 | House
    • Read 2nd time
    • Read 3rd time
    • Passed; YEAS 94, NAYS 24
  • Mar 11, 2021 | House
    • Bill added to Special Order Calendar (3/18/2021)
  • Mar 10, 2021 | House
    • Favorable by Education & Employment Committee
    • Reported out of Education & Employment Committee
    • Bill released to House Calendar
    • Added to Second Reading Calendar
  • Mar 08, 2021 | House
    • Added to Education & Employment Committee agenda
  • Mar 04, 2021 | House
    • Favorable by Secondary Education & Career Development Subcommittee
    • Reported out of Secondary Education & Career Development Subcommittee
    • Now in Education & Employment Committee
  • Mar 02, 2021 | House
    • Added to Secondary Education & Career Development Subcommittee agenda
    • 1st Reading (Original Filed Version)
  • Feb 16, 2021 | House
    • Favorable by Early Learning & Elementary Education Subcommittee
    • Reported out of Early Learning & Elementary Education Subcommittee
    • Now in Secondary Education & Career Development Subcommittee
  • Feb 09, 2021 | House
    • Added to Early Learning & Elementary Education Subcommittee agenda
  • Feb 08, 2021 | House
    • Referred to Early Learning & Elementary Education Subcommittee
    • Referred to Secondary Education & Career Development Subcommittee
    • Referred to Education & Employment Committee
    • Now in Early Learning & Elementary Education Subcommittee
  • Jan 28, 2021 | House
    • Filed