FL H7077 | 2020 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Failed on March 14 2020 - 100% progression
Action: 2020-03-14 - Died in Criminal Justice
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Authorizes specified persons to petition court for forensic analysis that may result in evidence of identity of perpetrator or accomplice to crime resulting in conviction; requires court to make specified findings before ordering forensic analysis; requires forensic analysis to be performed by FDLE; requires FDLE to submit DNA profile to certain DNA databases; requires results to be provided to specified parties; authorizes order for search for physical evidence reported to be missing or destroyed.

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Postsentencing Forensic Analysis


Roll Calls

2020-03-10 - House - House: Third Reading RCS#644 (Y: 114 N: 0 NV: 6 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2020-03-14SenateDied in Criminal Justice
2020-03-14SenateIndefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
2020-03-10SenateReferred to Criminal Justice; Appropriations
2020-03-10SenateIn Messages
2020-03-10HouseCS passed as amended; YEAS 114 NAYS 0
2020-03-10HouseRead 3rd time
2020-03-09HouseTemporarily postponed, on 3rd Reading
2020-03-06HousePlaced on 3rd reading
2020-03-06HouseAmendment(s) adopted (027751, 150231) 830
2020-03-06HouseRead 2nd time
2020-03-03HousePlaced on Special Order Calendar, 03/06/20
2020-02-28HousePlaced on Calendar
2020-02-27HouseCS by Judiciary Committee read 1st time
2020-02-27HousePending review of CS -under Rule 7.18(c)
2020-02-26HouseCS by- Judiciary Committee; YEAS 18 NAYS 0
2020-02-24HouseOn Committee agenda-- Judiciary Committee, 02/26/20, 8:00 am, Sumner Hall
2020-02-18HouseNow in Judiciary Committee
2020-02-18HouseFavorable by Appropriations Committee; YEAS 27 NAYS 0
2020-02-14HouseOn Committee agenda-- Appropriations Committee, 02/18/20, 11:30 am, Webster Hall
2020-02-06HouseReferred to Appropriations Committee; Judiciary Committee

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
92511Amended CodeSee Bill Text
92512Amended CodeSee Bill Text
943325Amended CodeSee Bill Text
9433251Amended CodeSee Bill Text

Florida State Sources

Bill Comments 750