FL H0541 | 2020 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 6-1)
Status: Failed on March 14 2020 - 100% progression
Action: 2020-03-14 - Died in Criminal Justice Subcommittee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Revises statute of limitations periods for prosecution of certain sexual offenses; specifies that period for prosecution of certain sexual offenses may not begin until results of specified testing have been received; requires FDLE to create & maintain database for tracking sexual offense evidence & ensure that alleged sexual assault victims & certain other persons are notified of & have access to information.

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Sexual Offenses



2020-03-14HouseDied in Criminal Justice Subcommittee
2020-03-14HouseIndefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
2019-11-15HouseReferred to Criminal Justice Subcommittee; Justice Appropriations Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee

Same As/Similar To

H199 (Similar To) 2020-06-24 - Chapter No. 2020-81
S170 (Similar To) 2020-03-10 - Laid on Table, refer to CS/HB 199
S892 (Same As) 2020-03-14 - Died in Criminal Justice
H727 (Similar To) 2020-03-14 - Died in Criminal Justice Subcommittee
S1028 (Similar To) 2020-03-14 - Died in Criminal Justice

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
77515Amended CodeSee Bill Text
943326Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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