FL S1812 | 2021 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Failed on April 30 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-04-30 - Died in Children, Families, and Elder Affairs
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Authorizing the regional counsel to provide pre-petition legal representation to indigent parents in certain child welfare matters; authorizing the regional counsel to initiate or appear in specified civil actions; providing a mechanism for determining indigency by a regional counsel; requiring child protective investigators to provide information regarding the right of certain persons to representation by the regional counsel, etc.

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Representation Provided by the Offices of Criminal Conflict and Civil Regional Counsel in Child Welfare Matters



2021-04-30SenateDied in Children, Families, and Elder Affairs
2021-03-04SenateReferred to Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Judiciary; Rules

Same As/Similar To

H1613 (Similar To) 2021-04-30 - Died in Children, Families & Seniors Subcommittee

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
27511Amended CodeSee Bill Text
39301Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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