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Denise Grimsley

Republican — Senator — District 21
Available Terms:
  • 2011-2012
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016

Denise Grimsley represents Senate District 21 in the Florida Senate, is a member of eight committees, and is the primary sponsor of 68 bills.

2004 221395.78
2006 223645.61
2008 238941.1
2010 122245.0
2012 725221.85

For detailed campaign finance information visit Influence Explorer. Figures via the National Institute on Money in State Politics.

  • District Office:

    205 South Commerce Avenue
    Suite A
    Sebring, FL 33870
    Phone: 863-386-6016
  • Satellite Office:

    212 East Stuart Avenue
    Lake Wales, FL 33853
    Phone: 863-679-4847
  • Tallahassee Office:

    306 Senate Office Building
    404 South Monroe Street
    Tallahassee, FL 32399-1100
    Phone: 850-487-5021



News and Blog Coverage

Step therapy amendment added to latest healthcare train bill

A Senate committee tagged a controversial healthcare bill to a measure expanding the scope of practice for Florida’s nurses, a priority for the Florida House this year. The Senate Rules Committee on Monday committee agreed to tack on an amendment to CS/CS/SB 614, which would allow doctors to override step ...

Nurses can order meds in inpatient settings under bill approved by Senate panel

Nurses will be authorized to order in a hospital setting under a bill approved at the last Senate Finance and Tax Committee of the regular 2015 session. The bill — CS/CS/SB 532 — allows an advanced registered nurse practitioner to order any medication — including a controlled substance — for ...

The week ahead at the Florida Capitol

This week at the Florida Capitol battle lines will be formally drawn for the 2015 state budget debate. Both the House and Senate will hold floor sessions to discuss their respective budgets. Each chamber could approve a state spending plan for next year by week’s end, and given that they ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • SB 1220

    Cattle Market Development Act

  • SB 1150

    Bail Bonds

  • SB 974

    Grounds for Discipline of Health Care Professionals

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  • SR 844

    Amblyopia Awareness Month

  • SB 816

    Home Health Agencies

  • SB 714

    Environmental Control

Recent Votes

SB 1022


Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 777.0
•••No: 111.0
•••Other: 111.0
SB 1310

Favorable with Committee Substitute

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 9100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
SPB 7084

Submitted as Committee Bill

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 9100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 790

Favorable with Committee Substitute

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 9100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 438


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 9100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 710

Favorable with Committee Substitute

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 9100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
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