FL S1796 | 2022 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 4-0)
Status: Introduced on January 7 2022 - 25% progression
Action: 2022-01-24 - CS by Judiciary; YEAS 6 NAYS 3
Pending: Senate Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Requiring the court to prioritize certain forms of alimony; authorizing the court to grant permanent alimony only if both parties enter into such agreement; revising factors that the court must consider in determining the proper type and amount of alimony; prohibiting an award of rehabilitative alimony from exceeding specified timeframes; requiring the court to consider specified factors when determining an alimony award involving the existence of a supportive relationship between the obligee and another person; authorizing the court to order an obligee to reimburse alimony payments to the obligor under certain circumstances, etc.

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Roll Calls

2022-01-24 - Senate - Senate Judiciary (Y: 6 N: 3 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2022-01-24SenateCS by Judiciary; YEAS 6 NAYS 3
2022-01-19SenateOn Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 01/24/22, 3:00 pm, 412 Knott Building
2022-01-12SenateReferred to Judiciary; Appropriations; Rules

Same As/Similar To

H1395 (Similar To) 2022-01-14 - Now in Civil Justice & Property Rights Subcommittee

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
61046Amended CodeSee Bill Text
6108Amended CodeSee Bill Text
6114Amended CodeSee Bill Text
6119Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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Bill Comments