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CS/HB 1165: Victims of Human Trafficking

GENERAL BILL by Civil Justice and Claims Subcommittee ; Spano ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Antone ; Asencio ; Burton ; Combee ; Cortes, J. ; Diamond ; Jacquet ; Leek ; Massullo ; Miller, A. ; Miller, M. ; Peters ; Slosberg ; Sullivan ; Yarborough

Victims of Human Trafficking; Provides civil cause of action by victims of human trafficking or Florida Compensation Trust Fund for Survivors of Human Trafficking against certain persons; provides for damages, attorney fees, & costs; provides for civil penalties; provides for civil forfeitures; provides procedures for forfeiture actions; provides that actions have no statute of limitations; adds functions & duties for Statewide Council on Human Trafficking. APPROPRIATION: $182,000.00

Effective Date: 7/1/2017
Last Action: 3/24/2017 House - Now in Justice Appropriations Subcommittee
Location: In committee/council (JUA)
Bill Text: PDF



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
3/2/2017 House • Filed
3/6/2017 House • Referred to Civil Justice and Claims Subcommittee; Justice Appropriations Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 123
3/7/2017 House • Introduced -HJ 123
3/16/2017 House • PCS on Committee agenda-- Civil Justice and Claims Subcommittee, 03/20/17, 3:30 pm, Sumner Hall
3/21/2017 House • CS by Civil Justice and Claims Subcommittee; YEAS 14 NAYS 0 -HJ 430
3/22/2017 House • Pending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
• CS by Civil Justice and Claims Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 418
3/24/2017 House • Now in Justice Appropriations Subcommittee