FL H1323 | 2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 3-0)
Status: Failed on March 10 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-03-10 - Died in Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Creates Marriage Education Committee; provides for membership & terms of members; provides for creation of Florida Guide to a Healthy Marriage; requires committee to submit completed guide to Governor & Legislature; provides content; requires committee to obtain private funds for design, layout, printing, & distribution costs; provides for distribution; provides an exemption; encourages clerks of court to provide list of course providers & websites; requires committee to provide report to Governor & Legislature; provides for review & revision of guide; prohibits issuance of marriage license until petitioners verify both parties have obtained & read guide or other presentation of similar information.

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Florida Guide to a Healthy Marriage



2018-03-10HouseDied in Judiciary Committee
2018-03-10HouseIndefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
2018-01-31HouseNow in Judiciary Committee
2018-01-30HouseFavorable by Children, Families and Seniors Subcommittee; YEAS 9 NAYS 2
2018-01-26HouseOn Committee agenda-- Children, Families and Seniors Subcommittee, 01/30/18, 8:30 am, 12 HOB
2018-01-24HouseNow in Children, Families and Seniors Subcommittee
2018-01-23HouseFavorable by Civil Justice and Claims Subcommittee; YEAS 10 NAYS 4
2018-01-19HouseOn Committee agenda-- Civil Justice and Claims Subcommittee, 01/23/18, 3:30 pm, Sumner Hall
2018-01-12HouseReferred to Civil Justice and Claims Subcommittee; Children, Families and Seniors Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee

Same As/Similar To

S1580 (Similar To) 2018-03-10 - Died in Children, Families, and Elder Affairs

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
7410307Amended CodeSee Bill Text
74104Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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