FL H0033 | 2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 50-20-2)
Status: Failed on March 10 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-03-10 - Died in Communications, Energy, and Public Utilities
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [PDF]


Requires law enforcement officer to inform motor vehicle operator of certain rights; prohibits certain actions by officer; requires officer to record race & ethnicity of violator when issuing citation; requires law enforcement agencies to report such information to DHSMV; requires DHSMV to annually report certain data to Governor & Legislature; removes requirement that enforcement be accomplished as secondary action.

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House Government Accountability Committee CommitteeHouse Judiciary Committee CommitteeRep. Jackie Toledo [R]Rep. Irving Slosberg [D]
Rep. Joseph Abruzzo [D]Rep. Larry Ahern [R]Rep. Thad Altman [R]Rep. Robert Asencio [D]
Rep. Bryan Avila [R]Sen. Lori Berman [D]Rep. Halsey Beshears [R]Rep. Jim Boyd [R]
Rep. Daniel Burgess [R]Rep. Colleen Burton [R]Rep. Matthew Caldwell [R]Rep. Chuck Clemons [R]
Rep. Robert Cortes [R]Rep. John Cortes [D]Sen. Janet Cruz [D]Rep. Kimberly Daniels [D]
Rep. Tracie Davis [D]Sen. Manny Diaz [R]Rep. Byron Donalds [R]Rep. Brad Drake [R]
Rep. Nicholas Duran [D]Rep. Katie Edwards [D]Rep. Julian Fant [R]Rep. Heather Fitzenhagen [R]
Rep. Michael Grant [R]Sen. Joe Gruters [R]Rep. Bill Hager [R]Sen. Gayle Harrell [R]
Rep. Shawn Harrison [R]Rep. Blaise Ingoglia [R]Rep. Kristin Jacobs [D]Rep. Sam Killebrew [R]
Rep. Mike LaRosa [R]Rep. Chris Latvala [R]Rep. Tom Leek [R]Rep. MaryLynn Magar [R]
Rep. Amber Mariano [R]Rep. Ralph Massullo [R]Rep. Stan McClain [R]Rep. Lawrence McClure [R]
Rep. Amy Mercado [D]Rep. Larry Metz [R]Rep. Mike Miller [R]Rep. George Moraitis [R]
Rep. Jared Moskowitz [D]Rep. Jeanette Nunez [R]Rep. Robert Olszewski [R]Rep. Bobby Payne [R]
Rep. Daniel Perez [R]Rep. Scott Plakon [R]Rep. Rene Plasencia [R]Rep. Mel Ponder [R]
Rep. Holly Raschein [R]Rep. David Richardson [D]Rep. Bob Rommel [R]Rep. Rick Roth [R]
Rep. Barrington Russell [D]Rep. David Santiago [R]Rep. Carlos Smith [D]Rep. Ross Spano [R]
Rep. Richard Stark [D]Rep. Cyndi Stevenson [R]Rep. Charlie Stone [R]Rep. Clovis Watson [D]
Rep. Frank White [R]Rep. Matt Willhite [D]Rep. Patricia Hawkins-Williams [D]Rep. Jayer Williamson [R]

Roll Calls

2018-03-01 - House - House: Third Reading RCS#680 (Y: 112 N: 2 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2018-03-10SenateDied in Communications, Energy, and Public Utilities
2018-03-10SenateIndefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
2018-03-05SenateReferred to Communications, Energy, and Public Utilities; Transportation; Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Tourism, and Economic Development; Appropriations
2018-03-01SenateIn Messages
2018-03-01HouseCS passed; YEAS 112 NAYS 2
2018-03-01HouseRead 3rd time
2018-02-28HousePlaced on 3rd reading
2018-02-28HouseRead 2nd time
2018-02-22HousePlaced on Special Order Calendar, 02/28/18
2018-02-05HouseCS/CS by Government Accountability Committee read 1st time
2018-02-05HousePlaced on Calendar
2018-02-02HousePending review of CS -under Rule 7.18(c)
2018-02-01HouseCS/CS by- Government Accountability Committee; YEAS 20 NAYS 0
2018-01-30HouseOn Committee agenda-- Government Accountability Committee, 02/01/18, 12:00 pm, Morris Hall
2018-01-29HouseNow in Government Accountability Committee
2018-01-26HouseCS by Judiciary Committee read 1st time
2018-01-26HousePending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
2018-01-25HouseCS by Judiciary Committee; YEAS 17 NAYS 1
2018-01-23HouseOn Committee agenda-- Judiciary Committee, 01/25/18, 9:00 am, Sumner Hall
2018-01-09HouseNow in Judiciary Committee
2018-01-09HouseFavorable by Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee; YEAS 14 NAYS 0
2018-01-05HouseOn Committee agenda-- Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee, 01/09/18, 1:00 pm, Reed Hall
2017-12-13HouseReferred to Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee; Government Accountability Committee

Same As/Similar To

H121 (Similar To) 2017-12-06 - Withdrawn prior to introduction
S72 (Similar To) 2017-09-25 - Withdrawn prior to introduction
S90 (Similar To) 2018-03-10 - Died in Appropriations

Code Citations

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