FL H1301 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Failed on May 3 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-05-03 - Died in Criminal Justice Subcommittee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requires women inmates in state & county correctional systems who have newborn children be allowed visitation & physical touch privileges with their newborn children; prohibits such inmates from being relocated during term of their imprisonment; requires such inmates be allowed to be involved in determining care of their newborn children; requires sheriffs & chief correctional officers to adopt model standards relating to such inmates.

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Incarcerated Women with Newborn Children



2019-05-03HouseDied in Criminal Justice Subcommittee
2019-05-03HouseIndefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
2019-03-08HouseReferred to Criminal Justice Subcommittee; Justice Appropriations Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee

Same As/Similar To

S1326 (Similar To) 2019-05-03 - Died in Criminal Justice
H1015 (Similar To) 2019-02-22 - Withdrawn prior to introduction
H49 (Similar To) 2019-06-10 - Chapter No. 2019-65

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
94409Amended CodeSee Bill Text
94424Amended CodeSee Bill Text
944611Amended CodeSee Bill Text
951175Amended CodeSee Bill Text
95123Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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