HB389 has unanimously passed the Florida Senate!
With the passage of HB389, Florida legislature now approves schools in Florida to provide free period products to students.
While HB389 does not require schools to provide free period products, the passage of the bill shows that Florida:
- Recognizes the significant impact of period poverty on students
- Is one step closer to making period products available to ALL who need them
The bill will go into effect July 1st, 2023.