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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
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF

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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    5/7/2011 House • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration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

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  • HB 1217, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 3/4/2011 at 10:17 AM

    Bill Text:   Web Page | PDF
    Analyses:   Criminal Justice Subcommittee (Post-Meeting) 4/6/2011 (pdf)

    Related Bills (2)

    Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills
    H 689 (er) Driver Education and Testing Berman Compare Last Action: 3/15/2012 H Veto Message transmitted to Secretary of State
    Location: Vetoed by Governor
    S 1974 (c1) Driver's License Examinations Hill Compare Last Action: 5/3/2011 S Laid on Table -SJ 737
    Location: Laid on Table

    Citations - Statutes (4)

    Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help
    322.095 Traffic law and substance abuse education program for driver’s license applicants. Page 2 (pdf)
    322.12 Examination of applicants. Page 2 (pdf)
    943.17 Basic recruit, advanced, and career development training programs; participation; cost; evaluation. Page 3 (pdf)
    1003.48 Instruction in operation of motor vehicles. Page 3 (pdf), Page 4 (pdf)

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