FL H0079 | 2024 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 2-0)
Status: Failed on March 8 2024 - 100% progression
Action: 2024-03-08 - Died in Civil Justice Subcommittee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Authorizes court to order defendant to pay child maintenance restitution to surviving parent or guardian of minor under certain conditions; provides for collection, disbursement, & enforcement of child maintenance restitution; prohibits person from discharging, refusing to employ, or taking disciplinary action against employee subject to child maintenance restitution; provides civil penalties; provides for payments after defendant's incarceration; provides that court may modify order of child maintenance restitution.

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Child Maintenance Restitution



2024-03-08HouseDied in Civil Justice Subcommittee
2024-01-09House1st Reading (Original Filed Version)
2023-10-05HouseNow in Civil Justice Subcommittee
2023-10-05HouseReferred to Judiciary Committee
2023-10-05HouseReferred to Civil Justice Subcommittee

Same As/Similar To

S116 (Similar To) 2024-03-08 - Died in Rules
S118 (Similar To) 2024-03-08 - Died in Appropriations Committee on Criminal and Civil Justice

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
775088Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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