FL S1270 | 2018 | Regular Session


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


Requiring a certain application to provide the applicant with the option to fulfill any court-ordered financial obligation associated with a case by enrolling in a payment plan or by completing community service if ordered by the court; revising requirements relating to the payment of court-related fines or other monetary penalties, fees, charges, and costs; authorizing the clerk to refer any application believed to be fraudulent to the court for review; prohibiting the suspension of a person's driver license solely for failure to pay certain financial obligations if the person requests a hearing and demonstrates specified circumstances to the court, after notice of a penalty and before the suspension takes place; requiring a court to inquire at the time a certain civil penalty is ordered whether the person is able to pay it, etc.

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Penalties and Fees



2018-03-10SenateDied in Appropriations
2018-03-10SenateIndefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
2018-02-16SenateNow in Appropriations
2018-02-14SenateSubcommittee Recommendation: CS by Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice; YEAS 6 NAYS 0
2018-02-09SenateOn Committee agenda-- Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice, 02/14/18, 1:30 pm, 37 Senate Office Building
2018-01-18SenateNow in Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice
2018-01-18SenateFavorable by Transportation; YEAS 5 NAYS 0
2018-01-12SenateOn Committee agenda-- Transportation, 01/18/18, 10:00 am, 401 Senate Office Building
2018-01-11SenateReferred to Transportation; Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice; Appropriations

Same As/Similar To

H731 (Similar To) 2018-04-02 - Chapter No. 2018-134
S350 (Similar To) 2018-03-10 - Died in Children, Families, and Elder Affairs
S732 (Similar To) 2018-03-08 - Laid on Table, refer to CS/CS/HB 731
H1029 (Similar To) 2018-03-10 - Died in Careers and Competition Subcommittee
S1288 (Similar To) 2018-03-10 - Died in Regulated Industries
H1095 (Similar To) 2018-03-10 - Died in Appropriations Committee

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