FL H0361 | 2017 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (? 2-1)
Status: Passed on June 27 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-06-27 - Chapter No. 2017-168
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Revises legislative intent concerning obligations of bail bond agent; revises commitments & obligations of bail bond agent; revises circumstances that constitute breach by bail bond agent & under which surety bond deposited as bail must be forfeited; revises circumstances that require forfeiture to be discharged; specifies that certain provisions concerning cancellation of bond do not apply if bond is forfeited within specified period; provides that original appearance bond does not guarantee placement in court-ordered program.

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Bail Bonds


Roll Calls

2017-05-02 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RCS#29 (Y: 36 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2017-05-02 - House - House: Third Reading RCS#382 (Y: 116 N: 0 NV: 4 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2017-06-27 Chapter No. 2017-168
2017-06-26 Approved by Governor
2017-06-14 Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
2017-05-02HouseOrdered enrolled
2017-05-02SenateCS passed; YEAS 36 NAYS 0
2017-05-02SenateRead 3rd time
2017-05-02SenateRead 2nd time
2017-05-02SenateSubstituted for CS/CS/SB 680
2017-05-02SenatePlaced on Calendar, on 2nd reading
2017-05-02SenateWithdrawn from Judiciary; Banking and Insurance; Criminal Justice; Rules
2017-05-02SenateReferred to Judiciary; Banking and Insurance; Criminal Justice; Rules
2017-05-02SenateIn Messages
2017-05-02HouseCS passed; YEAS 116 NAYS 0
2017-05-02HouseRead 3rd time
2017-04-28HousePlaced on 3rd reading
2017-04-28HouseRead 2nd time
2017-04-25HousePlaced on Special Order Calendar, 04/28/17
2017-04-25HousePlaced on Calendar
2017-04-21HouseCS/CS by Judiciary Committee read 1st time
2017-04-21HousePending review of CS -under Rule 7.18(c)
2017-04-20HouseCS/CS by- Judiciary Committee; YEAS 16 NAYS 0
2017-04-18HousePCS on Committee agenda-- Judiciary Committee, 04/20/17, 8:00 am, Sumner Hall
2017-03-27HouseNow in Judiciary Committee
2017-03-27HouseFavorable by Insurance and Banking Subcommittee; YEAS 11 NAYS 3
2017-03-23HouseOn Committee agenda-- Insurance and Banking Subcommittee, 03/27/17, 12:30 pm, Sumner Hall
2017-03-20HouseNow in Insurance and Banking Subcommittee
2017-03-16HouseCS by Criminal Justice Subcommittee read 1st time
2017-03-16HousePending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
2017-03-15HouseCS by Criminal Justice Subcommittee; YEAS 14 NAYS 0
2017-03-13HousePCS on Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice Subcommittee, 03/15/17, 9:00 am, Sumner Hall
2017-02-06HouseReferred to Criminal Justice Subcommittee; Insurance and Banking Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee

Same As/Similar To

S0680 (Same As) 2017-05-02 - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 361 (Ch. 2017-168)

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
903045Amended CodeSee Bill Text
90326Amended CodeSee Bill Text
90328Amended CodeSee Bill Text
90331Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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