FL S0618 | 2020 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Failed on March 14 2020 - 100% progression
Action: 2020-03-14 - Died in Judiciary
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [HTML]


Prohibiting the holding of a child awaiting trial who is treated as an adult for purposes of criminal prosecution in a jail or other facility intended or used for the detention of adults; providing an exception; providing a requirement and a prohibition if a court determines that it is in the interest of justice to allow a child to be held in a jail or other facility intended or used for the detention of adults, etc.

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Detention of Children



2020-03-14SenateDied in Judiciary
2020-03-14SenateIndefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
2020-02-12SenateCS by Criminal Justice read 1st time
2020-02-12SenateNow in Judiciary
2020-02-12SenatePending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2020-02-11SenateCS by Criminal Justice; YEAS 5 NAYS 0
2020-02-06SenateOn Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice, 02/11/20, 10:00 am, 37 Senate Building
2019-11-06SenateReferred to Criminal Justice; Judiciary; Appropriations

Same As/Similar To

H421 (Same As) 2020-03-14 - Died in Justice Appropriations Subcommittee
H285 (Similar To) 2020-03-14 - Died in Criminal Justice Subcommittee
S610 (Similar To) 2020-03-14 - Died in Criminal Justice

Code Citations

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985265Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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