CS/HB 1225 (2015) -  Guardianship

by Children, Families & Seniors Subcommittee and Ahern (CO-SPONSORS) Peters
Reorganizes provisions in ch. 744, F.S.; revises responsibilities of executive director for Office of Public & Professional Guardians; removes authority of executive director to suspend or revoke registration of guardian who commits certain violations & requirement of written notification to chief judge upon such action; requires office to adopt rules & make specified recommendation to court; requires that professional guardian appointed to represent ward be selected from registry of professional guardians; requires chief judge of circuit court to compile list of professional guardians; provides requirements for inclusion in registry; provides procedures to appoint professional guardian; provides Office of Public and Professional Guardians with access to records relating to guardianship cases for which professional guardian is appointed.
Effective Date: July 1, 2015
Last Event: Died in Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee on Tuesday, April 28, 2015 1:15 PM

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Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: H Died in Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee Time: 04/28/2015 - 1:15 PM Member: Committee: Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee Version: c1
Event: H Now in Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee Time: 03/23/2015 - 7:05 PM Member: Committee: Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee Version: c1
Event: H Referred to Judiciary Committee Time: 03/23/2015 - 7:05 PM Member: Committee: Judiciary Committee Version: c1
Event: H Referred to Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee Time: 03/23/2015 - 7:05 PM Member: Committee: Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee Version: c1
Event: H 1st Reading Time: 03/20/2015 - 5:31 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H CS Filed Time: 03/20/2015 - 8:38 AM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Laid on Table under Rule 7.19(a) Time: 03/20/2015 - 8:38 AM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Reported out of Children, Families & Seniors Subcommittee Time: 03/19/2015 - 6:41 PM Member: Committee: Children, Families & Seniors Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Favorable with CS by Children, Families & Seniors Subcommittee Time: 03/17/2015 - 12:26 PM Member: Committee: Children, Families & Seniors Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Added to Children, Families & Seniors Subcommittee agenda Time: 03/13/2015 - 3:25 PM Member: Committee: Children, Families & Seniors Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Now in Children, Families & Seniors Subcommittee Time: 03/08/2015 - 7:32 PM Member: Committee: Children, Families & Seniors Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Judiciary Committee Time: 03/08/2015 - 7:32 PM Member: Committee: Judiciary Committee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee Time: 03/08/2015 - 7:32 PM Member: Committee: Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Children, Families & Seniors Subcommittee Time: 03/08/2015 - 7:32 PM Member: Committee: Children, Families & Seniors Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H 1st Reading Time: 03/03/2015 - 10:37 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Filed Time: 03/02/2015 - 1:12 PM Member: Ahern Committee: Version: __