HB 1261: Criminal Proceedings
GENERAL BILL by Byrd
Criminal Proceedings; Specifies speedy trial periods for persons accused as perpetrators of acts of mass violence; provides for extension of time periods; requests Supreme Court adopt rules; requires clerk of Florida Supreme Court to provide specified notice to Governor concerning persons sentenced to death for incident of mass violence; revises requirements for issuance of death warrants for persons convicted as perpetrators of acts of mass violence; requires Supreme Court make certain reports.
Last Action: 3/14/2020 House - Died in Criminal Justice Subcommittee
Bill Text: PDF
Date Chamber Action 1/10/2020 House • Filed
1/14/2020 House • Introduced -HJ 112
1/17/2020 House • Referred to Criminal Justice Subcommittee; Justice Appropriations Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 399
3/14/2020 House • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Criminal Justice Subcommittee
HB 1261, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 1/10/2020 at 9:47 AM
Bill Text: Analyses: None
Related Bills (1)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills S 1736 Criminal Proceedings Broxson Similar Last Action: 3/14/2020 S Died in Judiciary
Citations - Statutes (4)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 27.710 Registry of attorneys applying to represent persons in postconviction capital collateral proceedings; certification of minimum requirements; appointment by trial court. Page 7 (pdf) 918.015 Right to speedy trial. Page 2 (pdf) 922.052 Issuance of warrant of execution. Page 5 (pdf) 924.056 Capital postconviction proceedings; reporting requirements. Page 7 (pdf)
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