FPTA Panel on Legislation

The FPTA Governmental Advocacy Committee is chaired by Co- Chairs Eric Chaconas and Ryan Grella.

The Governmental Advocacy Committee members are:  Sheila Nicholson, Rebecca Rosenthal, Eric Chaconas, and Laurie Haughie.   Lobbyists for FPTA are Martha Edenfield, Gene Adams and Pete Dunbar of the Pennington Law Firm, and Nancy Stewart with Stewart Law Firm.

Below are some quick reference links related to legislation and regulation.

Board of P.T. Practice
http://www.doh.state.fl.us/mqa/physical/
  Related Florida Statutes and Rules
FS-486
Sunshine Online - CHAPTER 486 PHYSICAL THERAPY PRACTICE
FS-456
Sunshine Online - CHAPTER 456 HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS: GENERAL PROVISIONS
Chapter 64B17
Rules: Chapter 64B17, Florida Administrative Code - The Florida Administrative Code files are in a PDF file format, which will require software (the Adobe PDF Reader). Once you are at the FAC site, you may have to do a search for 64B17.
Chapter 120
Sunshine Online - CHAPTER 120 ADMINISTRATIVE