SB 228: Public Records/Probable Cause Finding
PUBLIC RECORDS/GENERAL BILL by Gruters
Public Records/Probable Cause Finding; Increasing the length of time before an election during which the Florida Elections Commission may not make public a probable cause finding and any related proceedings and records; prohibiting the Commission on Ethics from publicly releasing a notification of a probable cause finding, and the documents made and received in disposition of a complaint or referral, during a specified period immediately preceding an election; providing for future legislative review and repeal; providing statements of public necessity, etc.
Last Action: 5/3/2019 Senate - Died in Ethics and Elections
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
• Referred to Ethics and Elections; Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Rules -SJ 50
• Introduced -SJ 49
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Ethics and Elections
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