Florida Senate - 2021 COMMITTEE AMENDMENT Bill No. CS/HB 1, 1st Eng. Ì8829427Î882942 LEGISLATIVE ACTION Senate . House . . . . . ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— The Committee on Appropriations (Powell) recommended the following: 1 Senate Amendment (with title amendment) 2 3 Delete lines 1041 - 1042 4 and insert: 5 Section 21. Effective upon this act becoming a law: 6 Racial Impact Statement.—The College of Criminology and 7 Criminal Justice at the Florida State University shall review 8 each criminal offense created or amended by this act and submit 9 a racial impact statement to the President of the Senate and the 10 Speaker of the House of Representatives by September 30, 2021. 11 The racial impact statement must estimate the anticipated 12 effects that criminal offenses amended or created by this act 13 may have on racial inequality among the residents of this state 14 and must indicate whether the changes would increase, decrease, 15 or have no impact on racial inequality or whether the impact is 16 indeterminable. To the extent feasible, the impact statement 17 should include quantifiable data. The impact statement must 18 specify the methodologies and assumptions used in its 19 preparation. 20 Section 22. Except as otherwise expressly provided in this 21 act, and except for this section, which shall take effect upon 22 this act becoming a law, this act shall take effect October 1, 23 2021. 24 25 ================= T I T L E A M E N D M E N T ================ 26 And the title is amended as follows: 27 Delete line 98 28 and insert: 29 requiring the College of Criminology and Criminal 30 Justice at the Florida State University to provide a 31 racial impact statement on specified criminal offenses 32 and submit it to the Legislature by a certain date; 33 providing requirements; providing effective dates.