SB 530: Alcohol or Drug Overdose Prosecutions
Alcohol or Drug Overdose Prosecutions; Prohibiting the arrest, charge, prosecution, or penalization under specified provisions of a person acting in good faith who seeks medical assistance for an individual experiencing, or believed to be experiencing, an alcohol-related overdose; prohibiting the arrest, charge, prosecution, or penalization under specified provisions of a person acting in good faith who seeks medical assistance for an individual experiencing, or believed to be experiencing, a drug-related overdose, etc.
Last Action: 4/24/2019 Senate - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 595 (Ch. 2019-81) -SJ 449
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Date Chamber Action 1/25/2019 Senate • Filed
2/8/2019 Senate • Referred to Criminal Justice; Judiciary; Rules -SJ 69
2/12/2019 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice, 02/19/19, 10:00 am, 37 Senate Building
2/19/2019 Senate • Favorable by Criminal Justice; YEAS 5 NAYS 0 -SJ 158
• Now in Judiciary
2/25/2019 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 03/04/19, 3:30 pm, 110 Senate Building
3/4/2019 Senate • Favorable by Judiciary; YEAS 6 NAYS 0 -SJ 158
3/5/2019 Senate • Introduced -SJ 69
• Now in Rules
4/5/2019 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Rules, 04/10/19, 10:00 am, 110 Senate Building
4/10/2019 Senate • Favorable by- Rules; YEAS 16 NAYS 0 -SJ 342
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
4/18/2019 Senate • Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/23/19 -SJ 413
4/23/2019 Senate • Read 2nd time -SJ 412
• Placed on 3rd reading
4/24/2019 Senate • Read 3rd time -SJ 449
• Substituted CS/CS/HB 595 -SJ 449
• Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 595 (Ch. 2019-81) -SJ 449
SB 530, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 1/25/2019 at 11:36 AM
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF Analyses: Criminal Justice (Pre-Meeting) 2/18/2019 (pdf)
Criminal Justice (Post-Meeting) 2/19/2019 (pdf)
Judiciary (Pre-Meeting) 3/1/2019 (pdf)
Judiciary (Post-Meeting) 3/5/2019 (pdf)
Rules (Pre-Meeting) 4/9/2019 (pdf)
Rules (Post-Meeting) 4/10/2019 (pdf)
Related Bills (2)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills H 595 (er) Alcohol or Drug Overdose Prosecutions Silvers Similar Last Action: 6/10/2019 Chapter No. 2019-81 S 1334 (c1) Criminal Justice Brandes Compare Last Action: 5/3/2019 S Died in Judiciary, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 595 (Ch. 2019-81), CS/HB 7125 (Ch. 2019-167)
Committee Votes (3)
Date Committee Result 2/19/2019 10:00 AM Criminal Justice 5 Yeas - 0 Nays 3/4/2019 3:30 PM Judiciary 6 Yeas - 0 Nays 4/10/2019 10:00 AM Rules 16 Yeas - 0 Nays
Citations - Statutes (2)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 562.112 Page 2 (pdf) 893.21 Drug-related overdoses; medical assistance; immunity from prosecution. Page 3 (pdf)
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