CS/CS/SB 436: Protection of Persons/Use of Force
GENERAL BILL by Judiciary ; Criminal Justice ; Peaden ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Argenziano ; Clary ; Wise ; Lawson ; Crist ; Baker ; Bennett ; Posey ; Villalobos ; Garcia ; Fasano ; Webster ; Lynn ; Haridopolos ; King ; Dockery ; Diaz de la Portilla ; Bullard ; Campbell ; Jones ; Sebesta ; Pruitt ; Constantine ; Smith ; Alexander ; Saunders ; Aronberg ; Klein
Protection of Persons/Use of Force; authorizes person to use force, including deadly force, against intruder or attacker in dwelling, residence, or vehicle under specified circumstances; provides that person is justified in using deadly force under certain circumstances; provides immunity from criminal prosecution or civil action for using deadly force; defines term "criminal prosecution", etc. Creates 776.013,.032; amends 776.012,.031.
Last Action: 4/26/2005 - Approved by Governor; Chapter No. 2005-27 -SJ 00585
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• Referred to Criminal Justice; Judiciary
• On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice, 01/26/05, 2:00 pm, 37-S --Temporarily postponed
• On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice, 02/09/05, 2:00 pm, 37-S
• CS by Criminal Justice; YEAS 8 NAYS 0
• Now in Judiciary
• On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 02/23/05, 2:00 pm, 401-S
• CS/CS by- Judiciary; YEAS 7 NAYS 0
• Placed on Calendar, on second reading
• Introduced, referred to Criminal Justice; Judiciary -SJ 00031; On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice, 01/26/05, 2:00 pm, 37-S --Temporarily postponed; On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice, 02/09/05, 2:00 pm, 37-S; CS by Criminal Justice; YEAS 8 NAYS 0 -SJ 00104; CS read first time on 03/08/05 -SJ 00098; Now in Judiciary -SJ 00104; On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 02/23/05, 2:00 pm, 401-S; CS/CS by- Judiciary; YEAS 7 NAYS 0 -SJ 00105; CS read first time on 03/08/05 -SJ 00098; Placed on Calendar, on second reading -SJ 00105
• Placed on Special Order Calendar -SJ 00246; Read second time -SJ 00244; Amendment(s) adopted -SJ 00244; Amendment(s) failed -SJ 00244; Ordered engrossed -SJ 00244
• Read third time -SJ 00262; CS passed as amended; YEAS 39 NAYS 0 -SJ 00263
• In Messages; Received, referred to Calendar -HJ 00298, -HJ 00303
• Substituted for HB 249 -HJ 00310; Read second time -HJ 00311; Amendment(s) failed -HJ 00311
• Read third time -HJ 00342; Amendment(s) failed -HJ 00342; CS passed; YEAS 94 NAYS 20 -HJ 00342
• Ordered enrolled -SJ 00388
• Signed by Officers and presented to Governor -SJ 00535
• Approved by Governor; Chapter No. 2005-27 -SJ 00585
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