FL S0862 | 2016 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (? 2-1)
Status: Introduced on November 16 2015 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2016-03-08 - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 769 (Ch. 2016-135)
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [HTML]


Authorizing forensic and civil facilities to order the continuation of psychotropic medications for clients receiving such medication in the jail before admission to those facilities under certain circumstances; requiring a jail physician to provide a current psychotropic medication order under certain circumstances; revising the time for dismissal of certain charges for defendants that remain incompetent to proceed to trial, etc.

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Mental Health Treatment



2016-03-08SenateLaid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 769 (Ch. 2016-135)
2016-03-08SenateSubstituted CS/CS/HB 769
2016-03-08SenateRead 2nd time
2016-03-04SenatePlaced on Special Order Calendar, 03/08/16
2016-02-29SenatePlaced on Calendar, on 2nd reading
2016-02-29SenateFavorable by- Fiscal Policy; YEAS 8 NAYS 0
2016-02-24SenateOn Committee agenda-- Fiscal Policy, 02/29/16, 1:00 pm, 412 Knott Building
2016-02-11SenateCS/CS by Children, Families, and Elder Affairs read 1st time
2016-02-11SenateNow in Fiscal Policy
2016-02-11SenatePending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2016-02-10SenateCS/CS by Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; YEAS 6 NAYS 0
2016-02-09SenateCS by Criminal Justice read 1st time
2016-02-05SenateOn Committee agenda-- Children, Families, and Elder Affairs, 02/10/16, 10:00 am, 301 Senate Office Building
2016-02-03SenateNow in Children, Families, and Elder Affairs
2016-02-02SenatePending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2016-02-01SenateCS by Criminal Justice; YEAS 5 NAYS 0
2016-01-27SenateOn Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice, 02/01/16, 4:00 pm, 37 Senate Office Building
2015-12-03SenateReferred to Criminal Justice; Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Fiscal Policy

Same As/Similar To

H0769 (Similar To) 2016-03-28 - Chapter No. 2016-135

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
394467Amended CodeSee Bill Text
916106Amended CodeSee Bill Text
916107Amended CodeSee Bill Text
91613Amended CodeSee Bill Text
916145Amended CodeSee Bill Text
91615Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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