FL H1275 | 2021 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Failed on April 30 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-04-30 - Died in Justice Appropriations Subcommittee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Provides penalties for vessel operators who leave scene of vessel accident that causes damage, injury, or death without complying with certain requirements, who operate vessel in reckless or careless manner & cause serious bodily injury, or who operate vessel while under influence & cause death of unborn child; provides mandatory minimum sentencing for specified violations.

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Vessel Collisions, Accidents, and Casualties


Roll Calls

2021-03-22 - House - House Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee (Y: 17 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2021-04-30HouseDied in Justice Appropriations Subcommittee
2021-03-24HouseNow in Justice Appropriations Subcommittee
2021-03-24HouseReported out of Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee
2021-03-24HouseFavorable by Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee(Amended)
2021-03-22HouseReported out of Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee
2021-03-22HouseFavorable with CS by Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee
2021-03-18HouseAdded to Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee agenda
2021-03-02House1st Reading (Original Filed Version)
2021-02-28HouseNow in Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee
2021-02-28HouseReferred to Judiciary Committee
2021-02-28HouseReferred to Justice Appropriations Subcommittee
2021-02-28HouseReferred to Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee

Same As/Similar To

S1834 (Similar To) 2021-04-30 - Died in Environment and Natural Resources

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
32730Amended CodeSee Bill Text
32733Amended CodeSee Bill Text
32735Amended CodeSee Bill Text
782072Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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Bill Comments