FL H0605 | 2017 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Failed on May 5 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-05-05 - Died in Criminal Justice Subcommittee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Reclassifies criminal offense relating to donation of human tissue; deems certain actions unlawful if person acts with intent to transmit specified disease; requires person who commits offense involving transmission of specified bodily fluids to undergo HIV testing; permits, rather than requires, infected arrestee to request treatment for sexually transmissible disease; requires DOH to pay costs for screening; eliminates certain crimes related to prostitution; revises focus of section from testing of alleged perpetrators to medical treatment & care of victims who are at risk of HIV infection resulting from sexual assault.

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Transmission of Disease Through Bodily Fluids



2017-05-05HouseDied in Criminal Justice Subcommittee
2017-05-05HouseIndefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
2017-02-09HouseReferred to Criminal Justice Subcommittee; Appropriations Committee; Judiciary Committee

Same As/Similar To

S0628 (Similar To) 2017-05-05 - Died in Health Policy

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
381004Amended CodeSee Bill Text
3810041Amended CodeSee Bill Text
38423Amended CodeSee Bill Text
38424Amended CodeSee Bill Text
38434Amended CodeSee Bill Text
7750877Amended CodeSee Bill Text
79608Amended CodeSee Bill Text
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95127Amended CodeSee Bill Text
960003Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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