FL S1834 | 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 Environment and Natural Resources
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Revising the penalties for persons operating a vessel involved in an accident or injury who leave the scene of the accident or injury under certain circumstances; providing graduated penalties depending on the level of damage to property or person; providing a mandatory minimum sentence for a person who willfully commits such violation resulting in the death of another while boating under the influence; providing that a person commits boating under the influence manslaughter when their impaired operation of a vessel causes the death of an unborn child; revising the definition of the term "vessel homicide" to include the killing of an unborn child by causing injury to the mother by operation of a vessel in a reckless manner under certain circumstances, etc.

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Vessel Safety



2021-04-30SenateDied in Environment and Natural Resources
2021-03-04SenateReferred to Environment and Natural Resources; Criminal Justice; Rules

Same As/Similar To

H1275 (Similar To) 2021-04-30 - Died in Justice Appropriations Subcommittee

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
32730Amended CodeSee Bill Text
32733Amended CodeSee Bill Text
32735Amended CodeSee Bill Text
782072Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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