Skip to Navigation | Skip to Main Content | Skip to Site Map

MyFloridaHouse.gov | Flsenate.gov Archives | Mobile Site

Senate Tracker: Sign Up | Login

CS/SB 1280: Involuntary Commitment

GENERAL BILL by Children, Families, and Elder Affairs ; Steube

Involuntary Commitment; Requiring the Agency for Persons with Disabilities to provide certain notice of eligibility determinations; revising provisions relating to court appointment of certain qualified experts to evaluate a defendant’s mental condition; revising provisions governing acceptable recommended training for a defendant determined incompetent to proceed; requiring the court to hold a competency hearing within a specified timeframe when a defendant is competent to proceed; providing for the court to retain jurisdiction over certain defendants found nonrestorable to competency, etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2018
Last Action: 2/15/2018 Senate - Now in Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services -SJ 347
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF

Expand All Collapse All

  • Bill History

    Date Chamber Action
    12/18/2017 Senate • Filed
    1/11/2018 Senate • Referred to Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services; Appropriations -SJ 149
    • Introduced -SJ 148
    2/7/2018 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Children, Families, and Elder Affairs, 02/12/18, 3:30 pm, 401 Senate Office Building
    2/12/2018 Senate • CS by Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; YEAS 5 NAYS 0 -SJ 347
    2/13/2018 Senate • Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
    2/14/2018 Senate • CS by Children, Families, and Elder Affairs read 1st time -SJ 350
    2/15/2018 Senate • Now in Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services -SJ 347

    Top of SectionTop of Page

  • CS/SB 1280, Committee Substitute 1 (Current Bill Version) Posted 2/13/2018 at 4:00 PM

    Bill Text:   Web Page PDF
    Analyses:   None

    Related Bills (1)

    Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Learn more about bill relationships Last Action and Location Track Bills
    H 985 (c1) Involuntary Commitment Gonzalez Similar Last Action: 2/19/2018 H Placed on Calendar -HJ 613

    Citations - Statutes (7)

    Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help
    393.11 Involuntary admission to residential services. Page 2 (pdf)
    916.301 Appointment of experts. Page 16 (pdf)
    916.3012 Mental competence to proceed. Page 18 (pdf)
    916.302 Involuntary commitment of defendant determined to be incompetent to proceed. Page 18 (pdf)
    916.3025 Jurisdiction of committing court. Page 19 (pdf)
    916.303 Determination of incompetency; dismissal of charges. Page 20 (pdf)
    916.304 Conditional release. Page 21 (pdf)

    Top of SectionTop of Page

  • SB 1280, Original Filed Version Posted 12/18/2017 at 9:20 AM

    Bill Text:   Web Page PDF
    Analyses:   Children, Families, and Elder Affairs (Pre-Meeting) 2/9/2018 (pdf)
    Children, Families, and Elder Affairs (Post-Meeting) 2/13/2018 (pdf)

    Related Bills (1)

    Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Learn more about bill relationships Last Action and Location Track Bills
    H 985 Involuntary Commitment Gonzalez Identical Last Action: 2/19/2018 H Placed on Calendar -HJ 613

    Committee Amendments (1)

    Amendment Sponsor Filed Last Committee Action Format
    592220 - Amendment
    Delete lines 204 - 486 and insert:
    Children, Families, and Elder Affairs
    (Steube)
    2/9/2018
    3:43 PM
    Replaced by Committee Substitute
    2/13/2018
    Web Page
    PDF

    Committee Votes (1)

    Date Committee Result
    2/12/2018 3:30 PM Children, Families, and Elder Affairs 5 Yeas - 0 Nays

    Citations - Statutes (7)

    Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help
    393.11 Involuntary admission to residential services. Page 2 (pdf)
    916.301 Appointment of experts. Page 16 (pdf)
    916.3012 Mental competence to proceed. Page 18 (pdf)
    916.302 Involuntary commitment of defendant determined to be incompetent to proceed. Page 18 (pdf)
    916.3025 Jurisdiction of committing court. Page 19 (pdf)
    916.303 Determination of incompetency; dismissal of charges. Page 20 (pdf)
    916.304 Conditional release. Page 21 (pdf)

    Top of SectionTop of Page