FL H0167 | 2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 12-5-1)
Status: Introduced on September 21 2017 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2018-03-10 - Died on Calendar
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [PDF]


Provides civil cause of action for victims of human trafficking against trafficker or facilitator; requires court to impose civil penalties in certain circumstances; provides for deposit or distribution of civil penalties; provides affirmative defense for owners or operators of public lodging establishments; requires educational programs for employees of public food service & lodging establishment regarding human trafficking; specifies proof of compliance requirements.

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Victims of Human Trafficking



2018-03-10HouseDied on Calendar
2018-03-10HouseIndefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
2018-02-25HousePlaced on Calendar
2018-02-22HouseCS by Judiciary Committee read 1st time
2018-02-22HousePending review of CS -under Rule 7.18(c)
2018-02-21HouseCS by- Judiciary Committee; YEAS 13 NAYS 0
2018-02-19HouseOn Committee agenda-- Judiciary Committee, 02/21/18, 9:00 am, Sumner Hall
2018-01-30HouseOn Committee agenda-- Judiciary Committee, 02/01/18, 8:00 am, Sumner Hall --Temporarily Postponed
2017-12-07HouseNow in Judiciary Committee
2017-12-06HouseFavorable by Justice Appropriations Subcommittee; YEAS 12 NAYS 0
2017-11-29HouseOn Committee agenda-- Justice Appropriations Subcommittee, 12/06/17, 1:30 pm, Morris Hall
2017-11-08HouseNow in Justice Appropriations Subcommittee
2017-11-08HouseFavorable by Civil Justice and Claims Subcommittee; YEAS 15 NAYS 0
2017-11-01HouseOn Committee agenda-- Civil Justice and Claims Subcommittee, 11/08/17, 1:30 pm, Sumner Hall
2017-09-26HouseReferred to Civil Justice and Claims Subcommittee; Justice Appropriations Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee

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H169 (Related) 2018-03-10 - Died on Calendar
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S342 (Similar To) 2018-03-10 - Died in Criminal Justice
S1044 (Same As) 2018-03-10 - Died in Rules
S1046 (Similar To) 2018-03-10 - Died in Messages

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
509210Amended CodeSee Bill Text
772104Amended CodeSee Bill Text
787061Amended CodeSee Bill Text
9511Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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