SB 1580: Florida Guide to a Healthy Marriage
GENERAL BILL by Stargel
Florida Guide to a Healthy Marriage; Creating the Marriage Education Committee within the Department of Children and Families; requiring the clerk of each circuit court to post an electronic copy of the guide on the court’s website and to distribute printed copies of the guide if they are made available; prohibiting a county court judge or clerk of the circuit court from issuing a marriage license unless he or she is first presented with a statement verifying that both parties have obtained and read the guide or have viewed an electronic presentation containing certain information, etc.
Last Action: 1/31/2018 Senate - Now in Children, Families, and Elder Affairs -SJ 242
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
• Referred to Judiciary; Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Rules -SJ 179
• Introduced -SJ 179
• On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 01/30/18, 2:00 pm, 110 Senate Office Building
• Favorable by Judiciary; YEAS 9 NAYS 1 -SJ 242
• Now in Children, Families, and Elder Affairs -SJ 242
Companion bills that are identical word-for-word, not including titles. However, Resolutions and Concurrent Resolutions are considered identical if the only difference is the word "House" or "Senate."
Companion bills that are substantially similar in text or have substantial portions of text that are largely the same.
Bills that have selected provisions that are similar in text.
A bill that is contingent upon passage of another bill within the same chamber, e.g., a trust fund bill, a bill providing a public record exemption, or an implementing bill.
The page numbers, when listed, for citations are constantly under review. The journals or printed bills of the respective chambers should be consulted as the official documents of the Legislature.
The links for the page numbers are formatted to open the bill text PDF directly to the page containing the citation. However, if your browser is set to open PDFs in a new window, as is often the case with 64-bit browsers, the bill text will open to the first page.