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CS/SB 170: Time Limitation on the Prosecution of Sexual Battery Cases

GENERAL BILL by Criminal Justice ; Stewart ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Perry ; Harrell

Time Limitation on the Prosecution of Sexual Battery Cases; Providing that a prosecution may be commenced at any time for specified sexual battery offenses against victims who were younger than a certain age at the time the offense was committed, etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2020
Last Action: 3/10/2020 Senate - Laid on Table, refer to CS/HB 199 -SJ 586
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF

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  • Bill History

    Date Chamber Action
    8/21/2019 Senate • Filed
    9/19/2019 Senate • Referred to Criminal Justice; Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice; Appropriations -SJ 16
    10/14/2019 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice, 10/22/19, 9:00 am, 37 Senate Building
    10/22/2019 Senate • CS by Criminal Justice; YEAS 5 NAYS 0 -SJ 133
    • Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
    10/24/2019 Senate • Now in Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice
    1/14/2020 Senate • Introduced -SJ 16
    • CS by Criminal Justice read 1st time -SJ 121
    2/13/2020 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice, 02/18/20, 1:30 pm, 37 Senate Building
    2/18/2020 Senate • Subcommittee Recommendation: Favorable by Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice; YEAS 8 NAYS 0 -SJ 326
    2/19/2020 Senate • Now in Appropriations
    2/24/2020 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Appropriations, 02/27/20, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building
    2/27/2020 Senate • Favorable by- Appropriations; YEAS 19 NAYS 0 -SJ 357
    2/28/2020 Senate • Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
    3/5/2020 Senate • Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/09/20 -SJ 550
    3/9/2020 Senate • Retained on Special Order Calendar -SJ 550
    3/10/2020 Senate • Read 2nd time -SJ 586
    • Substituted CS/HB 199 -SJ 586
    • Laid on Table, refer to CS/HB 199 -SJ 586

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  • CS/SB 170, Committee Substitute 1 (Current Bill Version) Posted 10/22/2019 at 2:21 PM

    Bill Text:   Web Page | PDF
    Analyses:   Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice (Pre-Meeting) 2/17/2020 (pdf)
    Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice (Post-Meeting) 2/18/2020 (pdf)
    Appropriations (Pre-Meeting) 2/26/2020 (pdf)
    Appropriations (Post-Meeting) 2/28/2020 (pdf)

    Related Bills (4)

    Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills
    H 199 (er) Sexual Battery Prosecution Time Limitation Davis, Plakon Similar Last Action: 3/11/2020 H Ordered enrolled -HJ 1127
    H 69 Sexual Battery Prosecution Time Limitation Davis, Plakon Compare Last Action: 9/18/2019 H Withdrawn prior to introduction -HJ 12
    H 541 Sexual Offenses Slosberg Compare Last Action: 3/14/2020 H Died in Criminal Justice Subcommittee
    S 892 Sexual Offenses Berman Compare Last Action: 3/14/2020 S Died in Criminal Justice

    Committee Amendments (1)

    Amendment Sponsor Filed Last Committee Action Format
    413116 - Amendment
    Delete lines 12 - 32 and insert:
    Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice
    (Stewart)
    2/17/2020
    1:31 PM
    Withdrawn
    2/19/2020
    Web Page
    PDF

    Committee Votes (2)

    Date Committee Result
    2/18/2020 1:30 PM Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice 8 Yeas - 0 Nays
    2/27/2020 9:00 AM Appropriations 19 Yeas - 0 Nays

    Citations - Statutes (1)

    Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help
    775.15 Time limitations; general time limitations; exceptions. Page 1 (pdf)

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  • SB 170, Original Filed Version Posted 8/21/2019 at 4:28 PM

    Bill Text:   Web Page | PDF
    Analyses:   Criminal Justice (Pre-Meeting) 10/21/2019 (pdf)
    Criminal Justice (Post-Meeting) 10/22/2019 (pdf)

    Related Bills (2)

    Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills
    H 69 Sexual Battery Prosecution Time Limitation Davis, Plakon Similar Last Action: 9/18/2019 H Withdrawn prior to introduction -HJ 12
    H 199 Sexual Battery Prosecution Time Limitation Davis, Plakon Similar Last Action: 3/11/2020 H Ordered enrolled -HJ 1127

    Committee Amendments (1)

    Amendment Sponsor Filed Last Committee Action Format
    457266 - Amendment
    Delete lines 32 - 33 and insert:
    Criminal Justice
    (Stewart)
    10/21/2019
    8:40 AM
    Replaced by Committee Substitute
    10/22/2019
    Web Page
    PDF

    Committee Votes (1)

    Date Committee Result
    10/22/2019 9:00 AM Criminal Justice 5 Yeas - 0 Nays

    Citations - Statutes (1)

    Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help
    775.15 Time limitations; general time limitations; exceptions. Page 1 (pdf)

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