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HB 1217: Persons with Disabilities


Persons with Disabilities; Requires law enforcement agencies to report certain criminal activity & enforcement of certain regulations to FDLE & DHSMV; provides requirements for examination questions pertaining to traffic regulations relating to blind pedestrians; requires certain driver education programs & law enforcement officer basic skills course to include study of traffic laws to assist blind persons.

Effective Date: 7/1/2011
Last Action: 5/7/2011 House - Died in Transportation and Highway Safety Subcommittee
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Bill History

Date Chamber Action
3/4/2011 House • Filed
3/8/2011 House • Introduced -HJ 107
3/14/2011 House • Referred to Criminal Justice Subcommittee; Transportation and Highway Safety Subcommittee; Appropriations Committee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 220
4/4/2011 House • On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice Subcommittee, 04/06/11, 9:00 am, 404 HOB
4/6/2011 House • Favorable by Criminal Justice Subcommittee; YEAS 10 NAYS 0 -HJ 453
• Now in Transportation and Highway Safety Subcommittee -HJ 453
5/7/2011 House • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Transportation and Highway Safety Subcommittee