Florida Senate - 2018                          SENATOR AMENDMENT
       Bill No. CS for CS for SB 1392
                              LEGISLATIVE ACTION                        
                    Senate             .             House              

       Senator Rouson moved the following:
    1         Senate Amendment to Senate Amendment (601794) to House
    2  Amendment (with title amendment)
    4         Between lines 101 and 102
    5  insert:
    6         Section 5. Paragraph (b) of subsection (1) of section
    7  648.44, Florida Statutes, is amended to read:
    8         648.44 Prohibitions; penalty.—
    9         (1) A bail bond agent or temporary bail bond agent may not:
   10         (b) Directly or indirectly solicit business in or on the
   11  property or grounds of a jail, prison, or other place where
   12  prisoners are confined or in or on the property or grounds of
   13  any court. The term “solicitation” includes the distribution of
   14  business cards, print advertising, or other written or oral
   15  information directed to prisoners or potential indemnitors,
   16  unless a request is initiated by the prisoner or a potential
   17  indemnitor. Permissible print advertising in the jail is
   18  strictly limited to a listing in a telephone directory, and the
   19  posting of the bail bond agent’s or agency’s name, address, and
   20  telephone number, or uniform advertisements for licensed bail
   21  bond agents approved by the jail administration in a designated
   22  locations location within the jail.
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   25  And the title is amended as follows:
   26         Delete line 4712
   27  and insert:
   28         eligibility; amending s. 648.44, F.S.; revising what
   29         is considered permissible print advertising in a jail
   30         to include uniform advertisements for licensed bail
   31         bond agents approved by jail administrators; amending
   32         ss. 784.046 and 784.0485, F.S.;