Skip to Navigation | Skip to Main Content | Skip to Site Map

MyFloridaHouse.gov | Mobile Site

Senate Tracker: Sign Up | Login

The Florida Senate

SB 8: Relief of the Descendants of Victims of the 1920 Ocoee Election Day Riots/State of Florida

CLAIM/GENERAL by Bracy

Relief of the Descendants of Victims of the 1920 Ocoee Election Day Riots/State of Florida; Providing for the relief of the descendants of victims of the 1920 Ocoee Election Day riots; requiring the Department of Law Enforcement to conduct an investigation regarding the 1920 Ocoee Election Day riots; appropriating funds to compensate direct descendants of individuals who were killed, injured, or otherwise victimized by the violence at Ocoee; reverting unused appropriations to the General Revenue Fund, etc. CLAIM WITH APPROPRIATION: $10,000,000

Effective Date: Upon becoming a law
Last Action: 1/14/2020 Senate - Introduced -SJ 6
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Special Master on Claim Bills (SM)
  2. Judiciary (JU)
  3. Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice (ACJ)
  4. Appropriations (AP)

Expand All Collapse All

  • Bill History

    Date Chamber Action
    8/1/2019 Senate • Filed
    8/16/2019 Senate • Referred to Special Master on Claim Bills; Judiciary; Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice; Appropriations -SJ 6
    1/14/2020 Senate • Introduced -SJ 6

    Top of SectionTop of Page

  • SB 8, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 8/1/2019 at 5:07 PM

    Bill Text:   Web Page | PDF
    Analyses:   None

    Related Bills (1)

    Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills
    H 6505 Relief/Descendants of Victims of the 1920 Ocoee Election Day Riots/State of Florida Brown Identical Last Action: 1/14/2020 H Introduced -HJ 262

    Top of SectionTop of Page