September 20, 2020
Print This PagePrint This Page

Bill #:
Chamber: View Search Tips
Search Term:
Year: View Search Tips
Search Term:
       Florida Senate - 2010                       CS for CS for SB 532
       By the Committees on Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; and
       Health Regulation; and Senator Altman
       586-02733A-10                                          2010532c2
    1                        A bill to be entitled                      
    2         An act relating to food service inspections of
    3         domestic violence centers and group care facilities;
    4         amending s. 381.006, F.S.; including the investigation
    5         of food service programs for domestic violence centers
    6         and group care facilities within the Department of
    7         Health’s environmental health program; amending s.
    8         381.0072, F.S.; revising the definition of the term
    9         “food service establishment” to exclude domestic
   10         violence centers under certain conditions; providing
   11         an effective date.
   13  Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida:
   15         Section 1. Subsection (18) is added to section 381.006,
   16  Florida Statutes, to read:
   17         381.006 Environmental health.—The department shall conduct
   18  an environmental health program as part of fulfilling the
   19  state’s public health mission. The purpose of this program is to
   20  detect and prevent disease caused by natural and manmade factors
   21  in the environment. The environmental health program shall
   22  include, but not be limited to:
   23         (18) A food service inspection function for domestic
   24  violence centers that are certified and monitored by the
   25  Department of Children and Family Services under part XIII of
   26  chapter 39 and group care facilities that are licensed and
   27  monitored by the Department of Children and Family Services
   28  under s. 409.175(2)(j), which shall be conducted annually and be
   29  limited to the requirements in department rule applicable to
   30  community-based residential facilities having five or fewer
   31  residents.
   33  The department may adopt rules to carry out the provisions of
   34  this section.
   35         Section 2. Paragraph (b) of subsection (1) of section
   36  381.0072, Florida Statutes, is amended to read:
   37         381.0072 Food service protection.—It shall be the duty of
   38  the Department of Health to adopt and enforce sanitation rules
   39  consistent with law to ensure the protection of the public from
   40  food-borne illness. These rules shall provide the standards and
   41  requirements for the storage, preparation, serving, or display
   42  of food in food service establishments as defined in this
   43  section and which are not permitted or licensed under chapter
   44  500 or chapter 509.
   45         (1) DEFINITIONS.—As used in this section, the term:
   46         (b) “Food service establishment” means any facility, as
   47  described in this paragraph, where food is prepared and intended
   48  for individual portion service, and includes the site at which
   49  individual portions are provided. The term includes any such
   50  facility regardless of whether consumption is on or off the
   51  premises and regardless of whether there is a charge for the
   52  food. The term includes detention facilities, child care
   53  facilities, schools, institutions, civic or fraternal
   54  organizations, bars and lounges and facilities used at temporary
   55  food events, mobile food units, and vending machines at any
   56  facility regulated under this section. The term does not include
   57  private homes where food is prepared or served for individual
   58  family consumption; nor does the term include churches,
   59  synagogues, or other not-for-profit religious organizations as
   60  long as these organizations serve only their members and guests
   61  and do not advertise food or drink for public consumption, or
   62  any facility or establishment permitted or licensed under
   63  chapter 500 or chapter 509; nor does the term include any
   64  theater, if the primary use is as a theater and if patron
   65  service is limited to food items customarily served to the
   66  admittees of theaters; nor does the term include a research and
   67  development test kitchen limited to the use of employees and
   68  which is not open to the general public; nor does the term
   69  include a domestic violence center certified and monitored by
   70  the Department of Children and Family Services under part XIII
   71  of chapter 39 if the center does not prepare and serve food to
   72  its residents and does not advertise food or drink for public
   73  consumption.
   74         Section 3. This act shall take effect July 1, 2010.

Site Map
Session:   Bills ·   Calendars ·   Bound Journals ·   Citator ·   Search ·   Appropriations ·   Redistricting ·   Bill Information Reports
Committee Publications
Historical Information
Statutes:   Introduction ·   View Statutes ·   Search Statutes
Disclaimer: The information on this system is unverified. The journals or printed bills of the respective chambers should be consulted for official purposes.    Copyright © 2000-2020 State of Florida.     Privacy Statement     Contact Us     Get Acrobat Reader