FL H0573 | 2020 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on June 29 2020 - 100% progression
Action: 2020-06-29 - Chapter No. 2020-104
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Prohibiting certain persons who participate in peer support communication with a first responder from testifying or divulging specified information under certain circumstances; specifying that an allegation or complaint of misconduct against a law enforcement officer or a correctional officer may originate from any source; authorizing law enforcement and correctional agencies to request a separate agency to conduct an investigation of a complaint under certain circumstances, etc.

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First Responders and Correctional Officers


Roll Calls

2020-03-12 - House - House: Third Reading RCS#750 (Y: 115 N: 0 NV: 5 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-03-12 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RCS#15 (Y: 39 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-03-10 - House - House: Third Reading RCS#648 (Y: 118 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2020-06-29 Chapter No. 2020-104
2020-06-27 Approved by Governor
2020-06-17 Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
2020-03-12HouseOrdered engrossed, then enrolled
2020-03-12HouseCS passed as amended; YEAS 115 NAYS 0
2020-03-12HouseConcurred in 1 amendment(s) (910716)
2020-03-12HouseIn returning messages
2020-03-12SenateCS passed as amended; YEAS 39 NAYS 0 733
2020-03-12SenateRead 3rd time
2020-03-11SenatePlaced on 3rd reading
2020-03-11SenateAmendment(s) adopted (910716)
2020-03-11SenateRead 2nd time
2020-03-11SenateSubstituted for CS/CS/SB 160
2020-03-11SenatePlaced on Calendar, on 2nd reading
2020-03-11SenateWithdrawn from Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Judiciary; Rules
2020-03-10SenateReferred to Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Judiciary; Rules
2020-03-10SenateIn Messages
2020-03-10HouseCS passed as amended; YEAS 118 NAYS 0
2020-03-10HouseAmendment(s) adopted (877421)
2020-03-10HouseRead 3rd time
2020-03-09HouseTemporarily postponed, on 3rd Reading
2020-03-06HousePlaced on 3rd reading
2020-03-06HouseRead 2nd time
2020-03-03HousePlaced on Special Order Calendar, 03/06/20
2020-02-20HousePlaced on Calendar
2020-02-19HouseCS/CS by Judiciary Committee read 1st time
2020-02-19HousePending review of CS -under Rule 7.18(c)
2020-02-18HouseCS/CS by- Judiciary Committee; YEAS 17 NAYS 0
2020-02-14HouseOn Committee agenda-- Judiciary Committee, 02/18/20, 3:00 pm, Sumner Hall
2020-02-12HouseNow in Judiciary Committee
2020-02-12HouseFavorable by Health and Human Services Committee; YEAS 17 NAYS 0
2020-02-10HouseOn Committee agenda-- Health and Human Services Committee, 02/12/20, 10:00 am, Morris Hall
2020-02-02HouseNow in Health and Human Services Committee
2020-01-31HouseCS by Civil Justice Subcommittee read 1st time
2020-01-30HousePending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
2020-01-29HouseCS by Civil Justice Subcommittee; YEAS 15 NAYS 0
2020-01-27HouseOn Committee agenda-- Civil Justice Subcommittee, 01/29/20, 8:00 am, Sumner Hall
2019-11-15HouseReferred to Civil Justice Subcommittee; Health and Human Services Committee; Judiciary Committee

Same As/Similar To

S160 (Same As) 2020-03-11 - Laid on Table, refer to CS/CS/HB 573
H453 (Similar To) 2020-03-14 - Died in Appropriations Committee
S884 (Similar To) 2020-03-14 - Died in Messages

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
11109Amended CodeSee Bill Text
112531Amended CodeSee Bill Text
112532Amended CodeSee Bill Text
112533Amended CodeSee Bill Text

Florida State Sources

Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2020/573/Vote/HouseVote_h00573c2648.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2020/573/Vote/SenateVote_h00573e1015.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2020/573/Vote/HouseVote_h00573e1750.PDF

Bill Comments