FL H0281 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on May 23 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-05-23 - Chapter No. 2019-55
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Providing an exemption from public records requirements for information related to a voter registration applicant's or voter's prior felony conviction and his or her restoration of voting rights; providing an exemption from public records requirements for information concerning preregistered voter registration applicants who are minors; providing for future legislative review and repeal; providing for retroactive application; providing statements of public necessity, etc.

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Pub. Rec./Voters and Voter Registration


Roll Calls

2019-05-03 - House - House: Third Reading RCS#375 (Y: 106 N: 2 NV: 9 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-05-03 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RCS#25 (Y: 38 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-05-01 - House - House: Third Reading RCS#353 (Y: 111 N: 1 NV: 5 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-04-29 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RCS#9 (Y: 40 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-04-26 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RCS#6 (Y: 24 N: 16 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-04-25 - House - House: Third Reading RCS#258 (Y: 110 N: 0 NV: 7 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-05-23 Chapter No. 2019-55
2019-05-23 Approved by Governor
2019-05-14 Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
2019-05-03HouseOrdered engrossed, then enrolled
2019-05-03HouseCS passed as amended; YEAS 106 NAYS 2
2019-05-03HouseConcurred in 1 amendment(s) (177606) 1268
2019-05-03HouseIn returning messages
2019-05-03SenateCS passed as amended; YEAS 38 NAYS 0
2019-05-03SenateConcurred in House amendment(s) to Senate amendment(s) (425013)
2019-05-03SenateAmendment(s) to House amendment(s) adopted (177606)
2019-05-01SenateIn returning messages
2019-05-01HouseCS passed as amended; YEAS 111 NAYS 1
2019-05-01HouseConcurred in Senate amendment(s) as amended (113608) 1128
2019-05-01HouseAmendment(s) to Senate amendment(s) adopted (425013)
2019-04-29HouseIn returning messages
2019-04-29SenateCS passed as amended; YEAS 40 NAYS 0
2019-04-29SenateAmendment(s) adopted (113608)
2019-04-26SenatePlaced on 3rd reading
2019-04-26SenateMotion to reconsider adopted
2019-04-26SenateCS failed to pass; YEAS 24 NAYS 16
2019-04-26SenateRead 3rd time
2019-04-26SenateRead 2nd time
2019-04-26SenateSubstituted for SB 342
2019-04-26SenatePlaced on Calendar, on 2nd reading
2019-04-26SenateWithdrawn from Ethics and Elections; Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Rules
2019-04-25SenateReferred to Ethics and Elections; Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Rules
2019-04-25SenateIn Messages
2019-04-25HouseCS passed as amended; YEAS 110 NAYS 0
2019-04-25HouseRead 3rd time
2019-04-25HouseAmendment(s) adopted (433455)
2019-04-25HouseRead 2nd time
2019-04-22HousePlaced on Special Order Calendar, 04/25/19
2019-04-10HouseCS by State Affairs Committee read 1st time
2019-04-10HousePlaced on Calendar
2019-04-09HousePending review of CS -under Rule 7.18(c)
2019-04-08HouseCS by- State Affairs Committee; YEAS 21 NAYS 0
2019-04-04HouseOn Committee agenda-- State Affairs Committee, 04/08/19, 2:00 pm, Morris Hall
2019-04-02HouseOn Committee agenda-- State Affairs Committee, 04/04/19, 8:00 am, Morris Hall -- Not considered
2019-03-29HouseNow in State Affairs Committee
2019-03-28HouseFavorable by Public Integrity and Ethics Committee; YEAS 16 NAYS 0
2019-03-26HouseOn Committee agenda-- Public Integrity and Ethics Committee, 03/28/19, 10:30 am, Sumner Hall
2019-03-13HouseNow in Public Integrity and Ethics Committee
2019-03-13HouseFavorable by Oversight, Transparency and Public Management Subcommittee; YEAS 12 NAYS 0
2019-03-11HouseOn Committee agenda-- Oversight, Transparency and Public Management Subcommittee, 03/13/19, 9:00 am, Morris Hall
2019-01-23HouseReferred to Oversight, Transparency and Public Management Subcommittee; Public Integrity and Ethics Committee; State Affairs Committee

Same As/Similar To

S342 (Similar To) 2019-04-26 - Laid on Table, refer to CS/HB 281

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
970585Amended CodeSee Bill Text

Florida State Sources

Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2019/281/Vote/HouseVote_h00281c1258.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2019/281/Vote/SenateVote_h00281e1006.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2019/281/Vote/SenateVote_h00281e1009.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2019/281/Vote/HouseVote_h00281e1353.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2019/281/Vote/SenateVote_h00281e1025.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2019/281/Vote/HouseVote_h00281e1375.PDF

Bill Comments