CS/SB 232: Exploitation of Vulnerable Persons
GENERAL BILL by Criminal Justice ; Garcia
Exploitation of Vulnerable Persons; Specifying conditions under which a person commits exploitation of a person 65 years of age or older; providing criminal penalties for violations of the act; specifying that not knowing the age of a victim is not a defense to such crime; authorizing persons who are in imminent danger of exploitation to petition for an injunction for protection; providing time limitations for commencing prosecution for violations of the act, etc.
• Referred to Criminal Justice; Judiciary; Fiscal Policy
• On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice, 03/13/23, 3:30 pm, 37 Senate Building
• CS by Criminal Justice; YEAS 7 NAYS 0
• Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Original reference(s) removed: Judiciary
• Remaining references corrected to Fiscal Policy
• Now in Fiscal Policy
• CS by Criminal Justice read 1st time
• On Committee agenda-- Fiscal Policy, 03/23/23, 8:30 am, 412 Knott Building
• Favorable by- Fiscal Policy; YEAS 19 NAYS 0
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/11/23
• Read 2nd time -SJ 360
• Amendment(s) adopted (415238) -SJ 360
• Read 3rd time -SJ 361
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 38 NAYS 0 -SJ 362
• In Messages
• Bill referred to House Calendar
• Bill added to Special Order Calendar (5/2/2023)
• 1st Reading (Engrossed 1)
• Read 2nd time
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Added to Third Reading Calendar
• Read 3rd time
• CS passed; YEAS 115, NAYS 0
• Ordered enrolled
• Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
• Approved by Governor
• Chapter No. 2023-133
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