FL S0280 | 2023 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (? 3-1)
Status: Introduced on January 18 2023 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2023-05-02 - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 365 (Ch. 2023-196)
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [HTML]


Revising the elements that constitute the capital offense of murder in the first degree; revising the elements that constitute the offense of murder in the third degree and constitute a felony of the second degree; providing criminal penalties for adults who unlawfully distribute specified substances or mixtures and an injury or overdose of the user results; providing enhanced criminal penalties for repeat offenders, etc.

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Roll Calls

2023-04-13 - Senate - Senate Fiscal Policy (Y: 16 N: 3 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2023-03-21 - Senate - Senate Appropriations Committee on Criminal and Civil Justice (Y: 11 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-02-14 - Senate - Senate Criminal Justice (Y: 6 N: 2 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2023-05-02SenateLaid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 365 (Ch. 2023-196)
2023-05-02SenateSubstituted CS/CS/HB 365
2023-05-02SenateRead 2nd time
2023-04-27SenatePlaced on Special Order Calendar, 05/02/23
2023-04-17SenateCS/CS/CS by Fiscal Policy read 1st time
2023-04-14SenatePlaced on Calendar, on 2nd reading
2023-04-14SenatePending reference review -under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2023-04-13SenateCS/CS/CS by- Fiscal Policy; YEAS 16 NAYS 3
2023-04-10SenateOn Committee agenda-- Fiscal Policy, 04/13/23, 10:30 am, 412 Knott Building
2023-03-23SenateCS/CS by Appropriations Committee on Criminal and Civil Justice read 1st time
2023-03-23SenateNow in Fiscal Policy
2023-03-23SenatePending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2023-03-21SenateCS/CS by Appropriations Committee on Criminal and Civil Justice; YEAS 11 NAYS 1
2023-03-16SenateOn Committee agenda-- Appropriations Committee on Criminal and Civil Justice, 03/21/23, 11:00 am, 37 Senate Building
2023-03-07SenateCS by Criminal Justice read 1st time
2023-02-16SenateNow in Appropriations Committee on Criminal and Civil Justice
2023-02-15SenatePending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2023-02-14SenateCS by Criminal Justice; YEAS 6 NAYS 2
2023-02-06SenateOn Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice, 02/14/23, 1:00 pm, 37 Senate Building
2023-01-26SenateReferred to Criminal Justice; Appropriations Committee on Criminal and Civil Justice; Fiscal Policy

Same As/Similar To

H365 (Same As) 2023-06-06 - Chapter No. 2023-196

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
78204Amended CodeSee Bill Text
893131Amended CodeSee Bill Text
9210022Amended CodeSee Bill Text

Florida State Sources

Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2023/280/Vote/2023-02-14%200100PM~S00280%20Vote%20Record.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2023/280/Vote/2023-03-21%201100AM~S00280%20Vote%20Record.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2023/280/Vote/2023-04-13%201030AM~S00280%20Vote%20Record.PDF

Bill Comments