SB 26: Relief of Barney Brown by the State of Florida
CLAIM/GENERAL by Thurston
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 arrest, conviction, and incarceration of Barney Brown, etc. CLAIM WITH APPROPRIATION: $1,900,000.00
Last Action: 12/13/2018 Senate - Referred to Special Master on Claim Bills; Judiciary; Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice; Appropriations
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Special Master on Claim Bills (SM)
- Judiciary (JU)
- Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice (ACJ)
- Appropriations (AP)
SB 26, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 8/1/2018 at 9:49 AM
Bill Text: Web Page PDF Analyses: None
Related Bills (1)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills H 6503 Relief/Barney Brown/State of Florida Geller Similar Last Action: 1/9/2019 H Referred to Civil Justice Subcommittee; Appropriations Committee; Judiciary Committee
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