SB 56: Relief of Barney Brown by the State of Florida
CLAIM/GENERAL by Bullard
Relief of Barney Brown by the State of Florida; Providing for the relief of Barney Brown, who was wrongfully incarcerated for 38 years; providing an appropriation to compensate him for his wrongful incarceration; providing that the act does not waive certain defenses or increase the state’s liability; providing that the appropriation satisfies all present and future claims related to the wrongful incarceration; providing a limitation on the payment of compensation, fees, and costs, etc. CLAIM WITH APPROPRIATION: $1,900,000
Last Action: 3/11/2016 Senate - Died in Special Master on Claim Bills
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Special Master on Claim Bills (SM)
- Judiciary (JU)
- Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice (ACJ)
- Appropriations (AP)
Date Chamber Action 7/31/2015 Senate • Filed
8/19/2015 Senate • Referred to Special Master on Claim Bills; Judiciary; Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice; Appropriations -SJ 9
1/12/2016 Senate • Introduced -SJ 9
3/11/2016 Senate • Died in Special Master on Claim Bills
SB 56, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 7/31/2015 at 11:53 AM
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF Analyses: None
Related Bills (1)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills H 3501 Relief/Barney Brown/State of Florida Clarke-Reed Identical Last Action: 3/11/2016 H Died in Civil Justice Subcommittee
Location: In committee/council (CJS)
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