FL S1022 | 2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Failed on March 10 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-03-10 - Died in Rules
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [HTML]


Authorizing a child, the child's mother, or the child's alleged parent to file a petition in circuit court to rebut the presumption of legal parentage; requiring the court to appoint a guardian ad litem or an attorney ad litem under certain conditions; specifying that a statistical probability of parentage of 95 percent or more creates a rebuttable presumption that the alleged parent is a biological parent, etc.

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Determination of Parentage



2018-03-10SenateDied in Rules
2018-03-10SenateIndefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
2018-01-26SenateNow in Rules
2018-01-23SenateCS by Children, Families, and Elder Affairs read 1st time
2018-01-23SenatePending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2018-01-22SenateCS by Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; YEAS 5 NAYS 0
2018-01-17SenateOn Committee agenda-- Children, Families, and Elder Affairs, 01/22/18, 3:30 pm, 401 Senate Office Building
2018-01-11SenateNow in Children, Families, and Elder Affairs
2018-01-10SenateFavorable by Judiciary; YEAS 10 NAYS 0
2018-01-05SenateOn Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 01/10/18, 2:00 pm, 110 Senate Office Building
2017-12-13SenateReferred to Judiciary; Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Rules

Same As/Similar To

H549 (Similar To) 2018-03-10 - Died in Civil Justice and Claims Subcommittee

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
61046Amended CodeSee Bill Text
74213Amended CodeSee Bill Text
74219Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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