FL H0067 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 8-4-1)
Status: Introduced on November 30 2018 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-04-10 - Laid on Table, refer to CS/CS/SB 96
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [PDF]


Expands definitions of "police canine" & "SAR canine" to include any canine that is owned, or service of which is employed, by correctional agency; increases penalty for intentionally & knowingly causing great bodily harm, permanent disability, or death to, or using deadly weapon upon, police canines or horses, fire canines, or SAR canines.

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Police, Fire, and Search and Rescue Canines and Police Horses



2019-04-10HouseLaid on Table, refer to CS/CS/SB 96
2019-04-10HouseSubstituted CS/CS/SB 96
2019-04-04HousePlaced on Special Order Calendar, 04/10/19
2019-03-25HousePlaced on Calendar
2019-03-25HouseCS by Judiciary Committee read 1st time
2019-03-22HousePending review of CS -under Rule 7.18(c)
2019-03-21HouseCS by- Judiciary Committee; YEAS 16 NAYS 0
2019-03-19HouseOn Committee agenda-- Judiciary Committee, 03/21/19, 8:30 am, Sumner Hall
2019-03-07HouseNow in Judiciary Committee
2019-03-07HouseFavorable by Justice Appropriations Subcommittee; YEAS 10 NAYS 0
2019-03-05HouseOn Committee agenda-- Justice Appropriations Subcommittee, 03/07/19, 9:00 am, Morris Hall
2019-02-06HouseNow in Justice Appropriations Subcommittee
2019-02-06HouseFavorable by Criminal Justice Subcommittee; YEAS 15 NAYS 0
2019-01-30HouseOn Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice Subcommittee, 02/06/19, 9:00 am, Sumner Hall
2019-01-03HouseReferred to Criminal Justice Subcommittee; Justice Appropriations Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee

Same As/Similar To

S96 (Similar To) 2019-04-22 - Signed by Officers and presented to Governor

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
76716Amended CodeSee Bill Text
84319Amended CodeSee Bill Text
9210022Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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