CS/CS/HB 277: Wills and Trusts
GENERAL BILL by Judiciary Committee ; Civil Justice and Claims Subcommittee ; Grant, J. ; White ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Burgess ; Duran ; Fischer ; Mercado
Wills and Trusts; Creating the "Florida Electronic Wills Act"; specifying requirements that must be satisfied in the execution of electronic wills; authorizing an electronic will of a nonresident of this state which is properly executed in this or another state to be offered for and admitted to probate in this state; specifying requirements for service as a qualified custodian, etc.
Last Action: 3/12/2018 House - Veto Message transmitted to Secretary of State
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Civil Justice and Claims Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 50
• Introduced -HJ 50
• PCS on Committee agenda-- Civil Justice and Claims Subcommittee, 03/13/17, 1:30 pm, Sumner Hall
• CS by Civil Justice and Claims Subcommittee; YEAS 12 NAYS 3 -HJ 372
• Pending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
• CS by Civil Justice and Claims Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 365
• Now in Judiciary Committee -HJ 389
• On Committee agenda-- Judiciary Committee, 04/20/17, 8:00 am, Sumner Hall
• CS/CS by- Judiciary Committee; YEAS 16 NAYS 2 -HJ 805
• Pending review of CS -under Rule 7.18(c)
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 805
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/27/17
• CS/CS by Judiciary Committee read 1st time -HJ 795
• Read 2nd time -HJ 913
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -HJ 958, 959
• CS passed; YEAS 111 NAYS 8 -HJ 959
• In Messages
• Referred to Rules -SJ 566
• Received -SJ 566
• Withdrawn from Rules -SJ 553
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 553
• Substituted for CS/CS/CS/SB 206 -SJ 553
• Read 2nd time -SJ 553
• Amendment(s) adopted (742124) -SJ 554
• Read 3rd time -SJ 562
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 34 NAYS 0 -SJ 562
• In returning messages
• Amendment(s) to Senate amendment(s) adopted (432393, 763047) -HJ 1111, 1112
• Concurred in Senate amendment(s) as amended (742124) -HJ 1104, 1112
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 73 NAYS 44 -HJ 1112
• In returning messages
• Concurred in House amendment(s) to Senate amendment(s) (432393, 763047) -SJ 954
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 34 NAYS 0 -SJ 955
• Ordered engrossed, then enrolled -HJ 1261
• Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
• Vetoed by Governor, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 1379 (Ch. 2017-155)
• Veto Message received (2018 Regular Session) -HJ 9
• Veto Message transmitted to Secretary of State
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