CS/HB 7059: Jurisdiction of Appellate Courts
GENERAL BILL by Appropriations Committee ; Judiciary Committee ; Fernandez-Barquin ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Beltran
Jurisdiction of Appellate Courts; Limits appellate jurisdiction of circuit courts to appeals from final administrative orders of local code enforcement boards & other reviews & appeals expressly provided by law; specifies that public defenders shall take county court appeals; authorizes county court to certify question to district court of appeal in final judgment that is appealable to circuit court; authorizes DCA to review certain questions certified by county court; removes provision relating to jurisdiction of circuit court to hear appeals from final judgments in misdemeanor cases. APPROPRIATION: $209,929
Last Action: 3/14/2020 House - Died on Calendar
Bill Text: PDF
Date Chamber Action 1/31/2020 House • Filed
• Introduced -HJ 473
2/3/2020 House • Referred to Appropriations Committee -HJ 482
2/14/2020 House • On Committee agenda-- Appropriations Committee, 02/18/20, 11:30 am, Webster Hall
2/18/2020 House • CS by- Appropriations Committee; YEAS 24 NAYS 2 -HJ 608
2/19/2020 House • Pending review of CS -under Rule 7.18(c)
• CS by Appropriations Committee read 1st time -HJ 603
2/20/2020 House • Placed on Calendar -HJ 627
3/3/2020 House • Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/06/20
3/6/2020 House • Temporarily postponed, on 2nd Reading -HJ 905
3/14/2020 House • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died on Calendar
CS/HB 7059, Committee Substitute 1 (Current Bill Version) Posted 2/19/2020 at 9:42 AM
Bill Text: Analyses: None
Related Bills (2)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills S 1510 (c1) Jurisdiction of Courts Brandes Similar Last Action: 3/14/2020 S Died in Appropriations S 1392 (er) Courts Simmons Compare Last Action: 6/22/2020 Chapter No. 2020-61
Citations - Statutes (6)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 26.012 Jurisdiction of circuit court. Page 2 (pdf) 27.51 Duties of public defender. Page 3 (pdf) 27.511 Offices of criminal conflict and civil regional counsel; legislative intent; qualifications; appointment; duties. Page 4 (pdf) 34.017 Certification of questions to district court of appeal. Page 5 (pdf) 35.065 Review of judgment or order certified by county court to be of great public importance. Page 5 (pdf) 924.08 Courts of appeal. Page 5 (pdf)
HB 7059, Original Filed Version Posted 1/31/2020 at 11:47 AM
Bill Text: Analyses: Appropriations Committee (Post-Meeting) 2/19/2020 (pdf)
Related Bills (1)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills S 1510 (c1) Jurisdiction of Courts Brandes Identical Last Action: 3/14/2020 S Died in Appropriations
Committee Amendments (2)
Amendment Sponsor Filed Last Committee Action Format 008303 - Amendment
Between lines 56 and 57, insert:
Adopted without Objection
393305 - Amendment
Between lines 74 and 75, insert:
Adopted without Objection
Citations - Statutes (4)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 26.012 Jurisdiction of circuit court. Page 1 (pdf) 34.017 Certification of questions to district court of appeal. Page 3 (pdf) 35.065 Review of judgment or order certified by county court to be of great public importance. Page 3 (pdf) 924.08 Courts of appeal. Page 3 (pdf)
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