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HJR 37 - Prohibiting Individual Health Care Mandate - Key Vote

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NOTE: THIS IS A SUBSTITUTE BILL, MEANING THE LANGUAGE OF THE ORIGINAL BILL HAS BEEN REPLACED. THE DEGREE TO WHICH THE SUBSTITUTE BILL TEXT DIFFERS FROM THE PREVIOUS VERSION OF THE TEXT CAN VARY GREATLY.

NOTE: AN AMENDMENT TO THE CONSTITUTION REQUIRES THREE-FIFTHS APPROVAL IN EACH CHAMBER FOR PASSAGE. IT MUST THEN BE APPROVED BY SIXTY PERCENT OF CITIZENS VOTING IN THE NEXT ELECTION TO BECOME EFFECTIVE.

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Legislation-Joint Resolution - Joint Resolution Passed (Senate) (26-11) - (Key vote)

Title: Prohibiting Individual Health Care Mandate

Vote Result
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Nay Votes
Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a joint resolution that submits a constitutional amendment to the voters that would prohibit mandatory participation in any health care system.

Highlights:

-Prohibits any law or rule that would compel a person, employer or health care provider to participate in any health care system (Sec. 28). -Prohibits laws that would penalize individuals or employers for paying directly for lawful health care services (Sec. 28). -Prohibits laws that would penalize a health care provider for accepting direct payment from individuals or employers for health care services (Sec. 28). -This is a substitute joint resolution sponsored by the House Rules and Calendar Council. -Sen. Anthony "Tony" Hill Sr., recorded as not voting, voted "Nay" after the roll call.

Legislation-Joint Resolution - Joint Resolution Passed (House) (74-42) - (Key vote)

Title: Prohibiting Individual Health Care Mandate

Vote Result
Yea Votes
Nay Votes
Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a joint resolution that submits a constitutional amendment to the voters that would prohibit mandatory participation in any health care system.

Highlights:

-Prohibits any law or rule that would compel a person, employer or health care provider to participate in any health care system (Sec. 28). -Prohibits laws that would penalize individuals or employers for paying directly for lawful health care services (Sec. 28). -Prohibits laws that would penalize a health care provider for accepting direct payment from individuals or employers for health care services (Sec. 28). -This is a substitute joint resolution sponsored by the House Rules and Calendar Council. -Rep. Joseph Abruzzo, recorded as not voting, voted "Nay" after the roll call. -Rep. Marti Coley, recorded as not voting, voted "Yea" after the roll call. -Rep. Faye Culp, recorded as not voting, voted "Yea" after the roll call. -Rep. Ronald Renuart, recorded as not voting, voted "Yea" after the roll call.

Legislation-Joint Resolution - Introduced (House) -

Title: Prohibiting Individual Health Care Mandate

Sponsors

Co-sponsors

  • Kevin C. Ambler (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Gary Aubuchon (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Esteban L. Bovo Jr. (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Rachel V. Burgin (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Dean R. Cannon Jr. (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Jennifer Carroll (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Marti Coley (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Faye Culp (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Carl J. Domino (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Christopher E. 'Chris' Dorworth (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Brad E. Drake (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Eric 'E.' Eisnaugle (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Greg Evers (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Anitere Flores (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Clay Ford (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • James C. 'Jim' Frishe (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Richard 'Rich' Glorioso (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Eduardo 'Eddy' Gonzalez (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Tom Grady (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Adam Hasner (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • D. Alan Hays (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Doug Holder (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Edward S. 'Ed' Homan Jr. (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Ed Hooper (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Mike Horner (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Dorothy L. Hukill (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Kurt Kelly (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Paige Vanier Kreegel (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • John Legg (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Seth D. McKeel (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Dave Murzin (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Peter F. Nehr (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Bryan Nelson (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Jimmy Theo Patronis Jr. (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Pat Patterson (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Juan-Carlos 'J.C.' Planas (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Ralph Poppell (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Stephen L. Precourt (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • William L. 'Bill' Proctor (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Ronald Joseph 'Doc' Renuart Sr. (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • David Rivera (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Julio Robaina (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Robert C. 'Rob' Schenck III (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • William D. Snyder (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Kelli Stargel (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Nicholas R. 'Nick' Thompson (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Baxter G. Troutman (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • William W. 'Will' Weatherford (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Michael Bruce 'Mike' Weinstein (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Trudi K. Williams (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Juan C. Zapata (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
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