FL S0852 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-2)
Status: Introduced on November 12 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-03-11 - Laid on Table, refer to CS/CS/HB 1259
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [HTML]


Revising the circumstances under which a prisoner who is known to be pregnant may not be restrained; specifying conditions under which restraints may be used; requiring that invasive body cavity searches on a pregnant prisoner be conducted by a medical professional; prohibiting the involuntary placement of pregnant prisoners in restrictive housing, etc.

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Incarcerated Pregnant Women



2020-03-11SenateLaid on Table, refer to CS/CS/HB 1259
2020-03-11SenateSubstituted CS/CS/HB 1259
2020-03-11SenateRead 2nd time
2020-03-09SenatePlaced on Special Order Calendar, 03/11/20
2020-03-06SenatePlaced on Calendar, on 2nd reading
2020-03-04SenateCS/CS by Appropriations read 1st time
2020-03-04SenatePending reference review -under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2020-03-03SenateCS/CS by- Appropriations; YEAS 21 NAYS 0
2020-02-27SenateOn Committee agenda-- Appropriations, 03/03/20, 1:00 pm, 412 Knott Building
2020-02-20SenateNow in Appropriations
2020-02-18SenateSubcommittee Recommendation: CS/CS by Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice; YEAS 8 NAYS 0
2020-02-13SenateOn Committee agenda-- Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice, 02/18/20, 1:30 pm, 37 Senate Building
2020-01-22SenateCS by Criminal Justice read 1st time
2020-01-16SenateNow in Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice
2020-01-16SenatePending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2020-01-14SenateCS by Criminal Justice; YEAS 5 NAYS 0
2020-01-09SenateOn Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice, 01/14/20, 2:30 pm, 37 Senate Building
2019-11-21SenateReferred to Criminal Justice; Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice; Appropriations

Same As/Similar To

S854 (Similar To) 2020-03-14 - Died in Criminal Justice
H1259 (Same As) 2020-06-24 - Chapter No. 2020-89

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944241Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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