FL S0578 | 2020 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Failed on March 14 2020 - 100% progression
Action: 2020-03-14 - Died in Criminal Justice
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Prohibiting children younger than a certain age from being adjudicated delinquent, arrested, or charged with a crime; authorizing children of at least a specified age, rather than of any age, to be taken into custody under certain circumstances; requiring that children who are taken into custody pursuant to certain circuit court orders be treated in a specified manner and be detained only pursuant to specified findings, etc.

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Juvenile Justice



2020-03-14SenateDied in Criminal Justice
2020-03-14SenateIndefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
2019-11-01SenateReferred to Criminal Justice; Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice; Appropriations

Same As/Similar To

H949 (Same As) 2020-03-14 - Died in Criminal Justice Subcommittee

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
316003Amended CodeSee Bill Text
960001Amended CodeSee Bill Text
98503Amended CodeSee Bill Text
985031Amended CodeSee Bill Text
985101Amended CodeSee Bill Text
98524Amended CodeSee Bill Text
98525Amended CodeSee Bill Text
985439Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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