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SB 1322: Death Penalty


Death Penalty; Deleting provisions providing for the death penalty for capital felonies; repealing provisions relating to capital collateral representation and constitutionally deficient representation, respectively; deleting a public records exemption relating to capital collateral proceedings; deleting provisions relating to the effect of a declaration by a court of last resort declaring that the death penalty in a capital felony is unconstitutional, etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2015
Last Action: 5/1/2015 Senate - Died in Criminal Justice
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Criminal Justice (CJ)
  2. Judiciary (JU)
  3. Appropriations (AP)

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  • Bill History

    Date Chamber Action
    2/25/2015 Senate • Filed
    3/2/2015 Senate • Referred to Criminal Justice; Judiciary; Appropriations -SJ 126
    3/3/2015 Senate • Introduced -SJ 126
    5/1/2015 Senate • Died in Criminal Justice

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  • SB 1322, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 2/25/2015 at 1:02 PM

    Bill Text:   Web Page | PDF
    Analyses:   None

    Related Bills (1)

    Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills
    H 4003 Death Penalty Rehwinkel Vasilinda Compare Last Action: 4/28/2015 H Died in Criminal Justice Subcommittee
    Location: In committee/council (CRIS)

    Citations - Statutes (72)

    Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help
    27.51 Duties of public defender. Page 4 (pdf)
    27.511 Offices of criminal conflict and civil regional counsel; legislative intent; qualifications; appointment; duties. Page 5 (pdf)
    27.7001 Legislative intent and findings. Page 6 (pdf)
    27.7002 Limitation on collateral representation; lawyer disqualification; use of state funds for excess fees not authorized. Page 6 (pdf)
    27.701 Capital collateral regional counsel. Page 6 (pdf)
    27.702 Duties of the capital collateral regional counsel; reports. Page 6 (pdf)
    27.703 Conflict of interest and substitute counsel. Page 6 (pdf)
    27.704 Appointment of assistants and other staff. Page 6 (pdf)
    27.7045 Capital case proceedings; constitutionally deficient representation. Page 6 (pdf)
    27.705 Salaries of capital collateral regional counsel and assistant capital collateral counsel. Page 6 (pdf)
    27.706 Private practice of law prohibited. Page 6 (pdf)
    27.707 Investigators; service of process. Page 6 (pdf)
    27.708 Access to prisoners; compliance with the Florida Rules of Criminal Procedure; records requests. Page 6 (pdf)
    27.7081 Capital postconviction public records production. Page 6 (pdf)
    27.7091 Legislative recommendations to Supreme Court; postconviction proceedings; pro bono service credit. Page 6 (pdf)
    27.710 Registry of attorneys applying to represent persons in postconviction capital collateral proceedings; certification of minimum requirements; appointment by trial court. Page 6 (pdf)
    27.711 Terms and conditions of appointment of attorneys as counsel in postconviction capital collateral proceedings. Page 6 (pdf)
    27.715 Capital Collateral Regional Counsel Trust Fund. Page 6 (pdf)
    119.071 General exemptions from inspection or copying of public records. Page 6 (pdf)
    282.201 State data center. Page 7 (pdf)
    316.3026 Unlawful operation of motor carriers. Page 32 (pdf)
    373.409 Headgates, valves, and measuring devices. Page 32 (pdf)
    373.430 Prohibitions, violation, penalty, intent. Page 33 (pdf)
    376.302 Prohibited acts; penalties. Page 33 (pdf)
    394.912 Definitions. Page 34 (pdf)
    403.161 Prohibitions, violation, penalty, intent. Page 35 (pdf)
    448.09 Unauthorized aliens; employment prohibited. Page 36 (pdf)
    504.013 Penalties. Page 36 (pdf)
    648.571 Failure to return collateral; penalty. Page 37 (pdf)
    775.021 Rules of construction. Page 9 (pdf)
    775.082 Penalties; applicability of sentencing structures; mandatory minimum sentences for certain reoffenders previously released from prison. Page 3 (pdf)
    775.15 Time limitations; general time limitations; exceptions. Page 8 (pdf)
    775.261 The Florida Career Offender Registration Act. Page 37 (pdf)
    782.04 Murder. Page 10 (pdf)
    782.065 Murder; law enforcement officer, correctional officer, correctional probation officer. Page 37 (pdf)
    787.06 Human trafficking. Page 38 (pdf)
    790.161 Making, possessing, throwing, projecting, placing, or discharging any destructive device or attempt so to do, felony; penalties. Page 8 (pdf)
    794.011 Sexual battery. Page 11 (pdf)
    794.0115 Dangerous sexual felony offender; mandatory sentencing. Page 38 (pdf)
    800.04 Lewd or lascivious offenses committed upon or in the presence of persons less than 16 years of age. Page 39 (pdf)
    893.135 Trafficking; mandatory sentences; suspension or reduction of sentences; conspiracy to engage in trafficking. Page 11 (pdf)
    907.041 Pretrial detention and release. Page 39 (pdf)
    913.13 Jurors in capital cases. Page 9 (pdf)
    921.137 Imposition of the death sentence upon an intellectually disabled defendant prohibited. Page 9 (pdf)
    921.1401 Sentence of life imprisonment for persons who are under the age of 18 years at the time of the offense; sentencing proceedings. Page 42 (pdf)
    921.1402 Review of sentences for persons convicted of specified offenses committed while under the age of 18 years. Page 42 (pdf)
    921.141 Sentence of death or life imprisonment for capital felonies; further proceedings to determine sentence. Page 9 (pdf)
    921.142 Sentence of death or life imprisonment for capital drug trafficking felonies; further proceedings to determine sentence. Page 9 (pdf)
    922.052 Issuance of warrant of execution. Page 28 (pdf)
    922.06 Stay of execution of death sentence. Page 28 (pdf)
    922.07 Proceedings when person under sentence of death appears to be insane. Page 28 (pdf)
    922.08 Proceedings when person under sentence of death appears to be pregnant. Page 28 (pdf)
    922.095 Pursuit of collateral remedies. Page 28 (pdf)
    922.10 Execution of death sentence; executioner. Page 28 (pdf)
    922.105 Execution of death sentence; prohibition against reduction of death sentence as a result of determination that a method of execution is unconstitutional. Page 28 (pdf)
    922.108 Sentencing orders in capital cases. Page 28 (pdf)
    922.11 Regulation of execution. Page 28 (pdf)
    922.111 Transfer to state prison for safekeeping before death warrant issued. Page 28 (pdf)
    922.12 Return of warrant of execution issued by Governor. Page 28 (pdf)
    922.14 Sentence of death unexecuted for unjustifiable reasons. Page 28 (pdf)
    922.15 Return of warrant of execution issued by Supreme Court. Page 28 (pdf)
    924.055 Postconviction review in capital cases; legislative findings and intent. Page 28 (pdf)
    924.056 Capital postconviction proceedings; reporting requirements. Page 28 (pdf)
    924.057 Capital postconviction proceedings; legislative intent. Page 28 (pdf)
    925.11 Postsentencing DNA testing. Page 29 (pdf)
    944.17 Commitments and classification; transfers. Page 43 (pdf)
    944.275 Gain-time. Page 43 (pdf)
    944.608 Notification to Department of Law Enforcement of information on career offenders. Page 44 (pdf)
    944.609 Career offenders; notification upon release. Page 44 (pdf)
    944.705 Release orientation program. Page 44 (pdf)
    945.10 Confidential information. Page 29 (pdf)
    948.012 Split sentence of probation or community control and imprisonment. Page 45 (pdf)

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