FL H0705 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Failed on May 3 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-05-03 - Died in Criminal Justice Subcommittee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Designates act the "Florida First Step Act"; requires DOC to provide inmates with community reentry resource directory; provides requirements for directory; authorizes prison entrepreneurship program & award of gain-time for completion; authorizes transfer of inmate to administrative probation in certain circumstances; provides for alternative sanctioning program for probationers or offenders on community control who commit technical violations; requires sentence below statutory minimum for certain drug trafficking offenses in certain circumstances.

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Sentencing and Incarceration



2019-05-03HouseDied in Criminal Justice Subcommittee
2019-05-03HouseIndefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
2019-02-13HouseReferred to Criminal Justice Subcommittee; Justice Appropriations Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee

Same As/Similar To

S642 (Similar To) 2019-05-01 - Laid on Table, refer to CS/HB 7125
S400 (Similar To) 2019-05-03 - Died in Judiciary
H859 (Similar To) 2019-05-03 - Died in Judiciary Committee
H953 (Similar To) 2019-05-03 - Died in Judiciary Committee
H963 (Similar To) 2019-05-03 - Died in Judiciary Committee
S1334 (Similar To) 2019-05-03 - Died in Judiciary
H7125 (Similar To) 2019-05-03 - Ordered engrossed, then enrolled

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
89303Amended CodeSee Bill Text
893135Amended CodeSee Bill Text
944275Amended CodeSee Bill Text
944611Amended CodeSee Bill Text
944705Amended CodeSee Bill Text
944801Amended CodeSee Bill Text
948001Amended CodeSee Bill Text
948013Amended CodeSee Bill Text
94803Amended CodeSee Bill Text
94806Amended CodeSee Bill Text

Florida State Sources

Bill Comments