CS/SB 138: Military Veterans Convicted of Criminal Offenses
GENERAL BILL by Criminal Justice ; Bennett ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Gaetz ; Dockery ; Bullard
Military Veterans Convicted of Criminal Offenses; Provides that persons found to have committed criminal offenses who allege that the offenses resulted from posttraumatic stress disorder, traumatic brain injury, substance use disorder, or psychological problems stemming from service in a combat theater in the United States military may have a hearing on that issue before sentencing. Provides that defendants found to have committed offenses due to such causes and who are eligible for probation or community control may be placed in treatment programs in certain circumstances, etc.
- Criminal Justice (CJ)
- Children, Families, and Elder Affairs (CF)
- Budget (BC)
• Referred to Criminal Justice; Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Budget -SJ 21
• On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice, 02/22/11, 9:00 am, 37 Senate Office Building --Temporarily Postponed
• On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice, 03/09/11, 3:15 pm, 37 Senate Office Building
• Introduced -SJ 21
• CS by Criminal Justice; YEAS 5 NAYS 0 -SJ 186
• Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• CS by Criminal Justice read 1st time -SJ 201
• Now in Children, Families, and Elder Affairs -SJ 186
• On Committee agenda-- Children, Families, and Elder Affairs, 03/14/11, 1:00 pm, 401 Senate Office Building
• Favorable by Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; YEAS 4 NAYS 0 -SJ 226
• Now in Budget -SJ 226
• On Committee agenda-- Budget, 03/31/11, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building
• Favorable by- Budget; YEAS 21 NAYS 0 -SJ 323
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 323
• Placed on Consent Calendar, 04/06/11
• Read 2nd time -SJ 360
• Amendment(s) adopted (159540) -SJ 360
• Read 3rd time -SJ 360
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 37 NAYS 0 -SJ 360
• Immediately certified -SJ 360
• In Messages
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Messages
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