FL S0290 | 2015 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 5-2)
Status: Passed on May 22 2015 - 100% progression
Action: 2015-05-22 - Chapter No. 2015-44
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]


Providing an exemption from criminal penalties for carrying a concealed weapon or a concealed firearm when evacuating pursuant to a mandatory evacuation order during a declared state of emergency, etc.

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Carrying a Concealed Weapon or a Concealed Firearm


Roll Calls

2015-04-09 - House - House: Third Reading RCS#117 (Y: 86 N: 26 NV: 7 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2015-03-24 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RCS#7 (Y: 29 N: 10 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2015-05-22 Chapter No. 2015-44
2015-05-21 Approved by Governor
2015-05-07 Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
2015-04-15SenateOrdered enrolled
2015-04-09HouseCS passed; YEAS 86 NAYS 26
2015-04-09HouseRead 3rd time
2015-04-08HousePlaced on 3rd reading
2015-04-08HouseRead 2nd time
2015-04-08HouseSubstituted for CS/CS/HB 493
2015-04-06HousePlaced on Special Order Calendar, 04/08/15
2015-04-02HouseReferred to Calendar
2015-04-01HouseIn Messages
2015-03-24SenateCS passed; YEAS 29 NAYS 10
2015-03-24SenateRead 3rd time
2015-03-18SenatePlaced on 3rd reading
2015-03-18SenateRead 2nd time
2015-03-17SenateCS/CS by Rules read 1st time
2015-03-13SenatePlaced on Special Order Calendar, 03/18/15
2015-03-13SenatePlaced on Calendar, on 2nd reading
2015-03-12SenatePending reference review -under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2015-03-12SenateCS/CS by- Rules; YEAS 10 NAYS 2
2015-03-09SenateOn Committee agenda-- Rules, 03/12/15, 9:00 am, 110 Senate Office Building
2015-03-04SenateNow in Rules
2015-03-04SenateFavorable by Community Affairs; YEAS 5 NAYS 1
2015-03-03SenateCS by Criminal Justice read 1st time
2015-02-27SenateOn Committee agenda-- Community Affairs, 03/04/15, 1:00 pm, 301 Senate Office Building
2015-02-18SenateNow in Community Affairs
2015-02-17SenatePending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2015-02-16SenateCS by Criminal Justice; YEAS 4 NAYS 1
2015-02-09SenateOn Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice, 02/16/15, 4:00 pm, 37 Senate Office Building
2015-01-15SenateReferred to Criminal Justice; Community Affairs; Rules

Same As/Similar To

H0493 (Same As) 2015-04-08 - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/SB 290 (Ch. 2015-44)
S0822 (Similar To) 2015-05-01 - Died in Criminal Justice, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/SB 290 (Ch. 2015-44)
H1273 (Similar To) 2015-04-28 - Died in Criminal Justice Subcommittee, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/SB 290 (Ch. 2015-44)

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