FL S0504 | 2022 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Failed on March 14 2022 - 100% progression
Action: 2022-03-14 - Died in Judiciary
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Revising the principles embodied by the Criminal Punishment Code as it relates to punishment and rehabilitation; authorizing the Department of Corrections to grant deductions from sentences in the form of good behavior time, rehabilitation credits, and outstanding deed awards, rather than solely for gain-time, for specified purposes; revising the "tentative release date" the department must calculate for each prisoner based on his or her good behavior time, rehabilitation credits, and outstanding deed awards; requiring the department to grant good behavior time, rather than basic gain-time, as a means of encouraging satisfactory behavior and developing character traits necessary for successful reentry to the community, subject to certain conditions, etc.

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Criminal Convictions



2022-03-14SenateDied in Judiciary
2022-03-12SenateIndefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
2021-11-03SenateReferred to Judiciary; Criminal Justice; Appropriations

Same As/Similar To

H171 (Similar To) 2022-03-14 - Died in Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee
S470 (Similar To) 2022-03-14 - Died in Judiciary
H957 (Similar To) 2022-03-14 - Died in Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee
S1486 (Similar To) 2022-03-14 - Died in Judiciary

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