FL S0524 | 2022 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (? 2-1)
Status: Passed on April 26 2022 - 100% progression
Action: 2022-04-26 - Chapter No. 2022-73
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]


Requiring the Secretary of State to notify the Attorney General if signatures required for an initiative petition are no longer valid; creating the Office of Election Crimes and Security within the Department of State; revising the frequency with which supervisors of elections must conduct a registration list maintenance program; requiring the Department of State to identify deceased registered voters using information received by specified agencies; requiring specified individuals observing the ballot duplication process to sign a specified affidavit acknowledging certain criminal penalties, etc.

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Election Administration


Roll Calls

2022-03-09 - House - House: Third Reading RCS#838 (Y: 76 N: 41 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2022-03-04 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RCS#42 (Y: 24 N: 14 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2022-02-24 - Senate - Senate Appropriations (Y: 12 N: 8 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2022-02-01 - Senate - Senate Ethics and Elections (Y: 5 N: 3 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [FAIL]


2022-04-26 Chapter No. 2022-73
2022-04-25 Approved by Governor
2022-04-25 Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
2022-03-09SenateOrdered enrolled
2022-03-09HouseCS passed; YEAS 76, NAYS 41
2022-03-09HouseRead 3rd time
2022-03-08HouseAdded to Third Reading Calendar
2022-03-08HousePlaced on 3rd reading
2022-03-08HouseAmendment 646597 Failed
2022-03-08HouseAmendment 369619 Failed
2022-03-08HouseAmendment 555115 Failed
2022-03-08HouseAmendment 744331 Failed
2022-03-08HouseAmendment 428229 Failed
2022-03-08HouseAmendment 047577 Failed
2022-03-08HouseAmendment 241923 Failed
2022-03-08HouseAmendment 433581 Failed
2022-03-08HouseAmendment 242157 Failed
2022-03-08HouseAmendment 104691 Failed
2022-03-08HouseAmendment 242157 temporarily postponed
2022-03-08HouseAmendment 877031 Failed
2022-03-08HouseRead 2nd time
2022-03-07House1st Reading (Engrossed 1)
2022-03-07HouseBill added to Special Order Calendar (3/8/2022)
2022-03-07HouseBill referred to House Calendar
2022-03-04HouseIn Messages
2022-03-04SenateCS passed as amended; YEAS 24 NAYS 14
2022-03-04SenateRead 3rd time
2022-03-03SenatePlaced on 3rd reading
2022-03-03SenateOrdered engrossed
2022-03-03SenateAmendment(s) adopted (203418)
2022-03-03SenateAmendment(s) failed (254940, 576742, 812472, 911450) 553, 560
2022-03-03SenateRead 2nd time
2022-03-01SenatePlaced on Special Order Calendar, 03/03/22
2022-02-28SenateCS/CS by Appropriations read 1st time
2022-02-28SenatePlaced on Calendar, on 2nd reading
2022-02-28SenatePending reference review -under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2022-02-24SenateCS/CS by- Appropriations; YEAS 12 NAYS 8
2022-02-21SenateOn Committee agenda-- Appropriations, 02/24/22, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building
2022-02-09SenateCS by Ethics and Elections read 1st time
2022-02-03SenateNow in Appropriations
2022-02-03SenateRemaining references corrected to Appropriations
2022-02-03SenateOriginal reference(s) removed: Community Affairs; Rules
2022-02-03SenatePending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2022-02-01SenateCS by Ethics and Elections; YEAS 5 NAYS 3
2022-01-27SenateOn Committee agenda-- Ethics and Elections, 02/01/22, 3:30 pm, 110 Senate Building
2021-11-03SenateReferred to Ethics and Elections; Community Affairs; Rules

Same As/Similar To

H1353 (Similar To) 2022-03-14 - Died in Public Integrity & Elections Committee
S1914 (Similar To) 2022-03-14 - Died in Ethics and Elections
H7061 (Similar To) 2022-03-08 - Laid on Table, refer to CS/CS/SB 524

Code Citations

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Florida State Sources

Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2022/524/Vote/2022-02-01%200330PM~S00524%20Vote%20Record.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2022/524/Vote/2022-02-24%200900AM~S00524%20Vote%20Record.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2022/524/Vote/SenateVote_s00524e1042.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2022/524/Vote/HouseVote_s00524e1838.PDF

Bill Comments