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CS/HB 199: Sexual Battery Prosecution Time Limitation

GENERAL BILL by Criminal Justice Subcommittee ; Davis ; Plakon ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Cortes ; Eskamani ; Gottlieb ; Grieco ; Hattersley ; Joseph ; Mercado ; Polsky ; Slosberg ; Webb

Sexual Battery Prosecution Time Limitation; Designates act "Donna's Law"; creates exception to general time limitations allowing prosecution to be commenced at any time for specified sexual battery offenses against victims younger than a certain age.

Effective Date: 7/1/2020
Last Action: 2/12/2020 House - Placed on Calendar -HJ 568
Bill Text: PDF



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
9/19/2019 House • Filed
9/25/2019 House • Referred to Criminal Justice Subcommittee; Justice Appropriations Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 21
1/13/2020 House • On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice Subcommittee, 01/15/20, 9:30 am, Sumner Hall
1/14/2020 House • Introduced -HJ 21
1/15/2020 House • CS by Criminal Justice Subcommittee; YEAS 12 NAYS 0 -HJ 395
1/16/2020 House • Pending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
• CS by Criminal Justice Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 379
1/20/2020 House • Now in Justice Appropriations Subcommittee -HJ 410
1/31/2020 House • On Committee agenda-- Justice Appropriations Subcommittee, 02/04/20, 9:00 am, Morris Hall
2/4/2020 House • Favorable by Justice Appropriations Subcommittee; YEAS 12 NAYS 0 -HJ 504
• Now in Judiciary Committee -HJ 504
2/10/2020 House • On Committee agenda-- Judiciary Committee, 02/12/20, 10:00 am, Sumner Hall
2/12/2020 House • Favorable by- Judiciary Committee; YEAS 16 NAYS 0 -HJ 568
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 568