Threats to Professional Licensure: State List

Florida

Sunset Review: Requires review and analysis of licensing boards, associated with a regulatory requirement that the respective board be dissolved. Must result in recommendations to remove any unnecessary or overly burdensome licensing requirements, and recommendation for continuation of the Board. Professional engineers aren’t specifically targeted, but are included.
 Potential Threat
Legislative/Executive Order/Regulatory: Legislative
Bill Number: H.B. 707
Status:
Died upon adjournment.
Summary:

H.B. 707 establishes a schedule for systematic review of occupational and professional licensing entities when the board is set to expire. The sunset review process would allow for the elimination of redundant and unneeded licenses or boards.

Sunset Review: Requires review and analysis of licensing boards, associated with a regulatory requirement that the respective board be dissolved. Must result in recommendations to remove any unnecessary or overly burdensome licensing requirements, and recommendation for continuation of the Board. Professional engineers aren’t specifically targeted, but are included.
 Potential Threat
Legislative/Executive Order/Regulatory: Legislative
Bill Number: S.B. 1124
Status:
Died upon adjournment.
Summary:

S.B. 1124 establishes a schedule for systematic review of occupational and professional licensing entities when the board is set to expire. The sunset review process would allow for the elimination of redundant and unneeded licenses or boards.

Sunset Review: Requires review and analysis of licensing boards, associated with a regulatory requirement that the respective board be dissolved. Must result in recommendations to remove any unnecessary or overly burdensome licensing requirements, and recommendation for continuation of the Board. Professional engineers aren’t specifically targeted, but are included.
 Potential Threat
Legislative/Executive Order/Regulatory: Legislative
Bill Number: S.B. 1124
Status:
Died upon adjournment.
Summary:

S.B. 1124 is known as the “Occupational Regulation Sunset Act,” which would create a schedule for the review of occupational licenses. The review could result in the elimination of certain licenses and boards.