STATE BILL- Surrendered Newborn Infants

Session Year: 
Bill Category: 
Senator Baxley, Representatives Harding and Beltran
Legislative Category: 
Both House Senate
Passed House
Passed Senate
Outcome other: 
4/29 in returning messages adjourned sine die
Details and Updates: 

4/29 in returning messages adjourned sine die bill
4/26/21 Senate passed unanimously ... sent to messages. 

4/22/21 Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/26/21    Write your Senator to vote yes!  
4/19/21 Senate Appropriations; YEAS 20 NAYS 0
4/14/21 Senate: 
ACTION ALERT On Committee agenda-- Appropriations, 04/19/21, 10:00 am, Link to members Ask committee member to vote yes on SB 122
3/30/21 House Referred to Senate Rules 'Message'
3/18/21 House:  Passed House floor  YEAS 108, NAYS 11 

Please email Senator Stargel and Contact President of the Senate Wilton Simpson  (850) 487-5010
March 11, 2021 12:25 PM  HOUSE  Last Event: Bill added to Special Order Calendar (3/18/2021) on Thursday,

March 9, 2021 Bill heard in HHS Committee 4:00pm Passes Committee all vote yes 
March 7, 2021  Contact HHS Committee members ask them to vote yes on HB 133
Subject: Support HB 133   Please vote yes on HB 133.  We need to save the lives of these children whose parents feel as though they can no longer be a parent. 
Human and Health Services Committee Members...  click on mail chimp link
March 5, 2021 put on HHS Committee for the 9th
Feb 24, 2021 Sent our Mailchimp Action Alert  

Bill needs to be heard in the next committees:   Ask to schedule bill on calendar to be read and voted

  1. Contact Senator Kelli Stargel  in Appropriations Committee (Last Senate committee that needs to be passed in till floor vote)
  2. Contact Representative Colleen Burton in  Health & Human Services Committee

Feb 16, 2021 Committee Results- Passed the House Children, Family, & Seniors subcommittee only one no vote from Hillsborough Susan Valdez (She states she is a Catholic.)  Let her know you are disappointed. 

Feb. 16, 2021   Committee meets at 1pm  WHETHER YOU CAN ATTEND OR NOT, please go to this website and click on Appear at Meeting to show your support of this bill.   If you cannot attend,

  • Meets in first house committee on FEB 16,  Children, Families & Seniors Subcommittee 
  • Already passed in 2 Senate committees next is appropriations.  SEE VOTE HISTORY

Please CALL THIS NUMBER, (850) 717-4840, and state your Support of HB133 and/or email.  

Subject:  Support HB 133

Please support HB 133 to help protect the innocent babies who need a loving home.  This also helps families who are struggling unsure of how to best help their baby or worse just leaving a baby outside and alone.  

Children, Families & Seniors Subcommittee :
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IDENTICAL This bill extends the safely dropping off of unwanted babies from 7 days to 30 days.  BILL ANALYSIS
SENATE: Baxley (CO-SPONSORS) Garcia; Albritton; Harrell
HOUSE:  Harding and Beltran (CO-SPONSORS) Borrero; Chaney; McClain; Persons-Mulicka; Sabatini; Snyder; Trabulsy