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SB 1570: Justices and Judges

GENERAL BILL by Simmons

Justices and Judges; Providing that, for a retired justice or retired judge who has consented to temporary duty in any court, the definition of the term “termination” in ch. 121, F.S., does not apply, and termination occurs when the retired justice or judge ceases all nontemporary, active duty as a judge and retires from the Florida Retirement System; providing that, with the exception of members selected from a list of nominees provided by the Board of Governors of The Florida Bar, a current member of a judicial nominating commission appointed by the Governor serves at the pleasure of the Governor; providing that specified provisions of the act relating to retired justices and judges take effect only if the Legislature appropriates sufficient funds and the State Courts Administrator certifies that the appropriation was made and that the appropriation was not vetoed by the Governor, etc.

Effective Date: except as otherwise expressly provided in this act, this act shall take effect July 1, 2012
Last Action: 3/7/2012 Senate - Laid on Table -SJ 934
Location: Laid on Table
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Judiciary (JU)

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  • Bill History

    Date Chamber Action
    1/6/2012 Senate • Filed
    1/13/2012 Senate • Referred to Judiciary; Budget -SJ 160
    • Introduced -SJ 160
    1/20/2012 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 01/25/12, 3:30 pm, 110 Senate Office Building
    1/25/2012 Senate • Favorable by Judiciary; YEAS 5 NAYS 1 -SJ 279
    1/26/2012 Senate • Now in Budget -SJ 279
    2/6/2012 Senate • Subreferred to Budget Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice Appropriations -SJ 328
    • Now in Budget Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice Appropriations
    3/1/2012 Senate • Withdrawn from Budget Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice Appropriations; Budget -SJ 743
    • Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
    3/2/2012 Senate • Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/06/12
    3/6/2012 Senate • Read 2nd time -SJ 886
    • Amendment(s) adopted (829544) -SJ 886
    • Ordered engrossed -SJ 886
    • Placed on 3rd reading
    3/7/2012 Senate • Read 3rd time -SJ 934
    • Substituted CS/CS/HB 971 (Died in House returning Messages) -SJ 934
    • Laid on Table -SJ 934

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  • SB 1570, Engrossed 1 (Current Bill Version) Posted 3/6/2012 at 12:43 PM

    Bill Text:   Web Page PDF
    Analyses:   None

    Related Bills (4)

    Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Learn more about bill relationships Last Action and Location Track Bills
    H 525 (c2) State Retirement Workman Compare Last Action: 3/9/2012 H Died in State Affairs Committee, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 7079 (Ch. 2012-222)
    Location: In committee/council (SAC)
    H 971 (e2) Judiciary Gaetz Compare Last Action: 3/9/2012 H Died in returning Messages
    Location: In returning messages from Senate
    H 1309 Retirement Taylor Compare Last Action: 3/9/2012 H Died in Government Operations Subcommittee
    Location: In committee/council (GVOPS)
    S 1780 Retirement Siplin Compare Last Action: 3/9/2012 S Died in Governmental Oversight and Accountability
    Location: In committee/council (GO)

    Floor Amendments (1)

    Amendment Sponsor Filed Last Floor Action Format
    897178 - Title Amendment
    In title, delete line 2 and insert:
    Simmons 3/7/2012
    9:33 AM
    Senate: Withdrawn
    3/7/2012
    Web Page
    PDF

    Citations - Statutes (6)

    Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help
    25.073 Retired justices or judges assigned to temporary duty additional compensation appropriation. Page 2 (pdf)
    43.291 Judicial nominating commissions. Page 3 (pdf)
    121.021 Definitions. Page 5 (pdf)
    121.091 Benefits payable under the system. Page 7 (pdf)
    121.591 Payment of benefits. Page 16 (pdf)
    121.71 Uniform rates process calculations levy. Page 19 (pdf)

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  • SB 1570, Original Filed Version Posted 1/6/2012 at 11:08 AM

    Bill Text:   Web Page PDF
    Analyses:   Judiciary (Pre-Meeting) 1/24/2012 (pdf)
    Judiciary (Post-Meeting) 1/26/2012 (pdf)

    Related Bills (1)

    Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Learn more about bill relationships Last Action and Location Track Bills
    H 971 (e2) Judiciary Gaetz Compare Last Action: 3/9/2012 H Died in returning Messages
    Location: In returning messages from Senate

    Floor Amendments (3)

    Amendment Sponsor Filed Last Floor Action Format
    661818 - Amendment
    Delete lines 25 - 41.
    Simmons 3/5/2012
    12:02 PM
    Senate: Withdrawn
    3/6/2012
    Web Page
    PDF
    346746 - Amendment (Delete All)
    Delete everything after the enacting clause and insert:
    Simmons 3/5/2012
    12:03 PM
    Senate: Withdrawn
    3/6/2012
    Web Page
    PDF
    829544 - Amendment (Delete All)
    Delete everything after the enacting clause and insert:
    Simmons 3/6/2012
    10:27 AM
    Senate: Adopted
    3/6/2012
    Web Page
    PDF

    Committee Votes (1)

    Date Committee Result
    1/25/2012 3:30 PM Judiciary 5 Yeas - 1 Nays

    Citations - Statutes (2)

    Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help
    25.073 Retired justices or judges assigned to temporary duty additional compensation appropriation. Page 1 (pdf)
    43.291 Judicial nominating commissions. Page 2 (pdf)

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