FL H6049 | 2020 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Introduced on December 5 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-01-14 - Introduced
Pending: House Criminal Justice Subcommittee Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Repeals provisions relating to home protection & use of deadly force, which creates presumption of fear of death or great bodily harm in certain circumstances & provides that person has no duty to retreat & has right to stand his or her ground & meet force with force in certain circumstances.

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Title

Use of Deadly Force in Defense of a Person

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2020-01-14HouseIntroduced
2019-12-12HouseReferred to Criminal Justice Subcommittee; Justice Appropriations Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee
2019-12-05HouseFiled

Same As/Similar To

S1846 (Similar To) 2020-01-22 - Introduced

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
776012Amended CodeSee Bill Text
776013Amended CodeSee Bill Text
776032Amended CodeSee Bill Text
79015Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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Bill Comments

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