FL S0146 | 2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 2-0)
Status: Introduced on August 15 2017 - 25% progression
Action: 2017-12-07 - Now in Appropriations
Pending: Senate Appropriations Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Designating this act as the "Pro Bono Matters Act of 2018"; requiring the payment of due process costs of litigation of all pro bono attorneys appointed to represent dependent children with certain special needs, subject to appropriations and review for reasonableness, etc.

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Appointment of Attorneys for Dependent Children with Special Needs



2017-12-07SenateNow in Appropriations
2017-12-07SenateSubcommittee Recommendation: Favorable by Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice; YEAS 6 NAYS 0
2017-11-27SenateOn Committee agenda-- Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice, 12/07/17, 9:00 am, 37 Senate Office Building
2017-10-25SenateNow in Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice
2017-10-24SenateFavorable by Judiciary; YEAS 8 NAYS 0
2017-10-16SenateOn Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 10/24/17, 3:00 pm, 110 Senate Office Building
2017-08-28SenateReferred to Judiciary; Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice; Appropriations

Same As/Similar To

H57 (Same As) 2017-12-07 - Now in Judiciary Committee

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
3901305Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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