Florida Senate - 2013 SENATOR AMENDMENT Bill No. CS for SB 1372 Barcode 367648 LEGISLATIVE ACTION Senate . House . . . Floor: 1/AD/2R . 04/25/2013 09:31 AM . ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— Senator Bradley moved the following: 1 Senate Amendment (with title amendment) 2 3 Between lines 78 and 79 4 insert: 5 Section 2. Paragraph (m) is added to subsection (2) of 6 section 903.046, Florida Statutes, to read: 7 903.046 Purpose of and criteria for bail determination.— 8 (2) When determining whether to release a defendant on bail 9 or other conditions, and what that bail or those conditions may 10 be, the court shall consider: 11 (m) Whether the defendant, other than a defendant whose 12 only criminal charge is a misdemeanor offense under chapter 316, 13 is required to register as a sexual offender under s. 943.0435 14 or a sexual predator under s. 775.21; and, if so, he or she is 15 not eligible for release on bail or surety bond until the first 16 appearance on the case in order to ensure the full participation 17 of the prosecutor and the protection of the public. 18 19 ================= T I T L E A M E N D M E N T ================ 20 And the title is amended as follows: 21 Delete line 5 22 and insert: 23 amending s. 903.046, F.S.; requiring a court 24 considering whether to release a defendant on bail to 25 determine whether the defendant is subject to 26 registration as a sexual offender or sexual predator 27 and, if so, to hold the defendant without bail until 28 the first appearance on the case; providing an 29 exception; providing an effective date.