FL H1017 | 2020 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Failed on March 14 2020 - 100% progression
Action: 2020-03-14 - Died in Criminal Justice Subcommittee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Designates act "Florida Comprehensive Prison Reform and Redemption Act"; revises provisions for administration of DOC; limits monetary bail to violent felony offenses; modification of sentence on ground that sentence is greater than necessary to achieve purposes of sentencing; creates Florida Innocence Inquiry Commission; requires DOC to provide certain staff with deescalation training & training in responding to incidents involving individuals who have mental illness or cognitive deficits; requires DOC to place prisoners as close as practicable to prisoner's primary residence; requires DOC to submit report concerning availability of & capacity of DOC to treat heroin & opioid abuse through evidence-based programs; requires DJJ to undertake certain pilot programs.

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Criminal Justice



2020-03-14HouseDied in Criminal Justice Subcommittee
2020-03-14HouseIndefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
2020-01-07HouseReferred to Criminal Justice Subcommittee; Justice Appropriations Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee

Same As/Similar To

H1445 (Similar To) 2020-03-14 - Died in Criminal Justice Subcommittee

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