FL S0560 | 2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Introduced on October 19 2017 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2018-03-10 - Died on Calendar
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [HTML]


Expanding an exemption from public meetings requirements to allow specified entities to meet in private with attorneys and technical experts to discuss imminent litigation if certain conditions are met; requiring the transcript of a private meeting concerning imminent litigation to be made public upon the occurrence of a certain circumstance; providing for future legislative review and repeal of the exemption; providing a statement of public necessity, etc.

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Public Meetings and Records/Imminent Litigation



2018-03-10SenateDied on Calendar
2018-03-10SenateIndefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
2018-01-30SenateCS by Rules read 1st time
2018-01-29SenatePlaced on Calendar, on 2nd reading
2018-01-29SenatePending reference review -under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2018-01-25SenateCS by- Rules; YEAS 10 NAYS 2
2018-01-22SenateOn Committee agenda-- Rules, 01/25/18, 1:30 pm, 110 Senate Office Building
2018-01-11SenateNow in Rules
2018-01-10SenateFavorable by Governmental Oversight and Accountability; YEAS 6 NAYS 0
2018-01-05SenateOn Committee agenda-- Governmental Oversight and Accountability, 01/10/18, 9:00 am, 401 Senate Office Building
2017-11-14SenateNow in Governmental Oversight and Accountability
2017-11-14SenateFavorable by Judiciary; YEAS 9 NAYS 1
2017-11-06SenateOn Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 11/14/17, 2:00 pm, 110 Senate Office Building
2017-11-02SenateReferred to Judiciary; Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Rules

Same As/Similar To

H439 (Similar To) 2018-03-10 - Died in Government Accountability Committee

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