FL H0595 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Enrolled on April 24 2019 - 75% progression
Action: 2019-04-24 - Ordered enrolled
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Prohibits arrest or penalty under specified provisions of person seeking medical assistance for individual experiencing alcohol-related or drug-related overdose or for himself or herself; prohibits this protection from being grounds for suppression of evidence in other prosecutions.

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Alcohol or Drug Overdose Prosecutions


Roll Calls

2019-04-24 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RCS#13 (Y: 39 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-04-17 - House - House: Third Reading RCS#141 (Y: 115 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-04-24HouseOrdered enrolled
2019-04-24SenateCS passed; YEAS 39 NAYS 0 450
2019-04-24SenateRead 3rd time
2019-04-24SenateRead 2nd time
2019-04-24SenateSubstituted for SB 530
2019-04-24SenatePlaced on Calendar, on 2nd reading
2019-04-24SenateWithdrawn from Criminal Justice; Judiciary; Rules
2019-04-24SenateReferred to Criminal Justice; Judiciary; Rules
2019-04-23SenateIn Messages
2019-04-17HouseCS passed; YEAS 115 NAYS 0
2019-04-17HouseRead 3rd time
2019-04-17HouseRead 2nd time
2019-04-11HousePlaced on Special Order Calendar, 04/17/19
2019-03-25HousePlaced on Calendar
2019-03-25HouseCS/CS by Judiciary Committee read 1st time
2019-03-22HousePending review of CS -under Rule 7.18(c)
2019-03-21HouseCS/CS by- Judiciary Committee; YEAS 16 NAYS 0
2019-03-19HouseOn Committee agenda-- Judiciary Committee, 03/21/19, 8:30 am, Sumner Hall
2019-03-14HouseNow in Judiciary Committee
2019-03-14HouseCS referred to Judiciary Committee
2019-03-14HouseOriginal reference(s) removed: Justice Appropriations Subcommittee
2019-03-13HouseCS by Criminal Justice Subcommittee read 1st time
2019-03-13HousePending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
2019-03-12HouseCS by Criminal Justice Subcommittee; YEAS 13 NAYS 0
2019-03-08HouseOn Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice Subcommittee, 03/12/19, 8:30 am, Sumner Hall
2019-02-06HouseReferred to Criminal Justice Subcommittee; Justice Appropriations Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee

Same As/Similar To

S530 (Similar To) 2019-04-24 - Laid on Table, refer to CS/CS/HB 595
S1334 (Similar To) 2019-05-03 - Died in Judiciary

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
562112Amended CodeSee Bill Text
89321Amended CodeSee Bill Text

Florida State Sources

Bill Comments