FL H1037 | 2023 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Introduced on February 22 2023 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2023-05-05 - Died on Second Reading Calendar; companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 667 (Ch. 2023-148)
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [PDF]


Prohibits deposition of specified victims & witnesses in criminal proceeding without showing of good cause; provides for motions to depose witnesses; provides for factors to be considered concerning such motions; requires written findings.

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Depositions of Witnesses in Criminal Proceedings


Roll Calls

2023-04-11 - House - House Judiciary Committee (Y: 20 N: 4 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-03-29 - House - House Criminal Justice Subcommittee (Y: 15 N: 2 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2023-05-05HouseDied on Second Reading Calendar; companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 667 (Ch. 2023-148)
2023-04-11HouseAdded to Second Reading Calendar
2023-04-11HouseBill released to House Calendar
2023-04-11HouseReported out of Judiciary Committee
2023-04-11HouseFavorable by Judiciary Committee
2023-04-07HouseAdded to Judiciary Committee agenda
2023-03-31House1st Reading (Committee Substitute 1)
2023-03-31HouseNow in Judiciary Committee
2023-03-31HouseReferred to Judiciary Committee
2023-03-31HouseOriginal reference removed: Justice Appropriations Subcommittee
2023-03-30HouseCS Filed
2023-03-30HouseLaid on Table under Rule 7.18(a)
2023-03-29HouseReported out of Criminal Justice Subcommittee
2023-03-29HouseFavorable with CS by Criminal Justice Subcommittee
2023-03-27HousePCS added to Criminal Justice Subcommittee agenda
2023-03-07House1st Reading (Original Filed Version)
2023-02-28HouseNow in Criminal Justice Subcommittee
2023-02-28HouseReferred to Judiciary Committee
2023-02-28HouseReferred to Justice Appropriations Subcommittee
2023-02-28HouseReferred to Criminal Justice Subcommittee

Same As/Similar To

S1208 (Same As) 2023-05-05 - Died in Judiciary, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 667 (Ch. 2023-148)
S510 (Similar To) 2023-05-01 - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 667 (Ch. 2023-148)
H667 (Similar To) 2023-05-26 - Chapter No. 2023-148

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
9255Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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