FL H0595 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-1)
Status: Introduced on January 30 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-03-19 - On Committee agenda-- Judiciary Committee, 03/21/19, 8:30 am, Sumner Hall
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Hearing: Mar 21 @ 8:30 am in Sumner Hall
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [PDF]


Prohibits arrest or penalty under specified provisions of person seeking medical assistance for individual experiencing alcohol or drug-related overdose or for himself or herself; prohibits this protection from being grounds for suppression of evidence in other prosecutions.

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Alcohol or Drug Overdose Prosecutions



2019-03-19HouseOn Committee agenda-- Judiciary Committee, 03/21/19, 8:30 am, Sumner Hall
2019-03-14HouseNow in Judiciary Committee
2019-03-14HouseCS referred to Judiciary Committee
2019-03-14HouseOriginal reference(s) removed: Justice Appropriations Subcommittee
2019-03-13HouseCS by Criminal Justice Subcommittee read 1st time
2019-03-13HousePending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
2019-03-12HouseCS by Criminal Justice Subcommittee; YEAS 13 NAYS 0
2019-03-08HouseOn Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice Subcommittee, 03/12/19, 8:30 am, Sumner Hall
2019-02-06HouseReferred to Criminal Justice Subcommittee; Justice Appropriations Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee

Same As/Similar To

S530 (Similar To) 2019-03-05 - Now in Rules
S1334 (Similar To) 2019-03-21 - CS by Criminal Justice read 1st time

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
562112Amended CodeSee Bill Text
89321Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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