The Senate has convened, unilaterally, in Special Session for the sole purpose of consideration of Executive Order 19-14.
SB 1562: Elder Abuse
GENERAL BILL by Passidomo ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Young
Elder Abuse; Creating a cause of action for an injunction for protection against the exploitation of a vulnerable adult; providing a list of persons who may seek an injunction; requiring that a clerk of the circuit court assist the petitioner in preparing an affidavit or direct the petitioner to a certain office, under certain circumstances, etc.
Last Action: 3/6/2018 Senate - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/CS/HB 1059 (Ch. 2018-100) -SJ 739
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Children, Families, and Elder Affairs (CF)
- Appropriations (AP)
- Rules (RC)
• Referred to Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Appropriations; Rules -SJ 178
• Introduced -SJ 177
• On Committee agenda-- Children, Families, and Elder Affairs, 02/06/18, 9:00 am, 401 Senate Office Building
• Favorable by Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; YEAS 4 NAYS 0 -SJ 295
• Now in Appropriations -SJ 295
• On Committee agenda-- Appropriations, 02/22/18, 2:00 pm, 412 Knott Building
• Favorable by Appropriations; YEAS 20 NAYS 0 -SJ 384
• Now in Rules -SJ 384
• On Committee agenda-- Rules, 03/01/18, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building
• Favorable by- Rules; YEAS 12 NAYS 0 -SJ 564
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 564
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/06/18 -SJ 771
• Read 2nd time -SJ 737
• Substituted CS/CS/CS/HB 1059 -SJ 739
• Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/CS/HB 1059 (Ch. 2018-100) -SJ 739
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