CS/HB 961: Electronic Noticing of Trust Accounts
GENERAL BILL by Civil Justice Subcommittee ; Broxson
Electronic Noticing of Trust Accounts; Authorizes sender to post certain documents to secure electronic site with recipient approval; provides instructions for effectuating such approval; specifies when documents & messages sent electronically are deemed received; specifies how authorization of electronic receipt of documents are made; requires sender to provide notice of beginning of limitations period; establishes burdens of proof for determining whether proper notifications were provided; specifies that electronic messages are deemed received when sent; specifies that service of certain documents are governed by Florida Rules of Civil Procedure.
Last Action: 6/17/2015 - Chapter No. 2015-176
Location: Became Law
Bill Text: PDF
• Introduced -HJ 80
• Referred to Civil Justice Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 80
• On Committee agenda-- Civil Justice Subcommittee, 03/11/15, 9:00 am, Sumner Hall
• CS by Civil Justice Subcommittee; YEAS 13 NAYS 0 -HJ 223
• Pending review of CS under Rule 7.19(c)
• CS by Civil Justice Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 221
• Now in Judiciary Committee -HJ 229
• On Committee agenda-- Judiciary Committee, 03/26/15, 1:00 pm, Sumner Hall
• Favorable by- Judiciary Committee; YEAS 17 NAYS 0 -HJ 345
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 345
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/15/15
• Read 2nd time -HJ 543
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -HJ 569
• CS passed; YEAS 112 NAYS 0 -HJ 569
• In Messages
• Referred to Banking and Insurance; Judiciary; Rules -SJ 450
• Received -SJ 450
• Withdrawn from Banking and Insurance; Judiciary; Rules -SJ 497
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 497
• Substituted for CS/SB 1314 -SJ 497
• Read 2nd time -SJ 497
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -SJ 587
• CS passed; YEAS 40 NAYS 0 -SJ 587
• Ordered enrolled -HJ 762
• Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
• Approved by Governor
• Chapter No. 2015-176
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