FL H0579 | 2021 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 2-0)
Status: Failed on April 30 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-04-30 - Died in Rules
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Provides that specified actions taken by business during declared emergencies may not be used as evidence in certain civil causes of action.

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Evidentiary Standards for Actions Arising During an Emergency


Roll Calls

2021-04-14 - House - House: Third Reading RCS#110 (Y: 115 N: 0 NV: 5 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-03-29 - House - House Judiciary Committee (Y: 19 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2021-03-24 - House - House Pandemics & Public Emergencies Committee (Y: 17 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-03-12 - House - House Civil Justice & Property Rights Subcommittee (Y: 14 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]


2021-04-30SenateDied in Rules
2021-04-19SenateReferred to Rules
2021-04-15SenateIn Messages
2021-04-15HouseMessage sent to senate
2021-04-14HousePassed; YEAS 115, NAYS 0
2021-04-14HouseRead 3rd time
2021-04-13HouseAdded to Third Reading Calendar
2021-04-13HousePlaced on 3rd reading
2021-04-13HouseRead 2nd time
2021-04-08HouseBill added to Special Order Calendar (4/13/2021)
2021-03-29HouseAdded to Second Reading Calendar
2021-03-29HouseBill released to House Calendar
2021-03-29HouseReported out of Judiciary Committee
2021-03-29HouseFavorable by Judiciary Committee
2021-03-25HouseAdded to Judiciary Committee agenda
2021-03-24HouseNow in Judiciary Committee
2021-03-24HouseReported out of Pandemics & Public Emergencies Committee
2021-03-24HouseFavorable by Pandemics & Public Emergencies Committee
2021-03-22HouseAdded to Pandemics & Public Emergencies Committee agenda
2021-03-12HouseNow in Pandemics & Public Emergencies Committee
2021-03-12HouseReported out of Civil Justice & Property Rights Subcommittee
2021-03-12HouseFavorable by Civil Justice & Property Rights Subcommittee
2021-03-10HouseAdded to Civil Justice & Property Rights Subcommittee agenda
2021-03-02House1st Reading (Original Filed Version)
2021-02-18HouseNow in Civil Justice & Property Rights Subcommittee
2021-02-18HouseReferred to Judiciary Committee
2021-02-18HouseReferred to Pandemics & Public Emergencies Committee
2021-02-18HouseReferred to Civil Justice & Property Rights Subcommittee

Same As/Similar To

S882 (Similar To) 2021-04-30 - Died in Commerce and Tourism

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
448111Amended CodeSee Bill Text

Florida State Sources

Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2021/579/Vote/HouseVote_h00579__110.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Sections/Committees/billvote.aspx?VoteId=58258&IsPCB=0&BillId=70891
Roll Callhttps://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Sections/Committees/billvote.aspx?VoteId=59207&IsPCB=0&BillId=70891
Roll Callhttps://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Sections/Committees/billvote.aspx?VoteId=59468&IsPCB=0&BillId=70891

Bill Comments