Florida Senate - 2019 SB 920
By Senator Pizzo
1 A bill to be entitled
2 An act relating to the DNA database; amending s.
3 943.325, F.S.; revising legislative findings relating
4 to the use of the DNA database; providing an effective
7 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida:
9 Section 1. Paragraph (b) of subsection (1) of section
10 943.325, Florida Statutes, is amended to read:
11 943.325 DNA database.—
12 (1) LEGISLATIVE INTENT.—
13 (b) The Legislature also finds that upon establishment of
14 the Florida DNA database, a match between casework evidence DNA
15 samples from a criminal investigation and DNA samples from a
16 state or federal DNA database of certain offenders may be used
17 to find probable cause for the issuance of a warrant for arrest
to obtain the DNA sample from an offender.
19 Section 2. This act shall take effect July 1, 2019.