CS/HB 255: Florida Commission on Human Relations
GENERAL BILL by Civil Justice Subcommittee ; Antone ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Davis
Florida Commission on Human Relations; Provides quorum requirements for Commission on Human Relations & its panels; revises number of persons commission may recommend for Florida Civil Rights Hall of Fame; provides limitation on time civil action may be filed after alleged violation of Florida Civil Rights Act; revises length of time commission or AG has to resolve complaint of discrimination in club membership; revises timeline relating to complaints alleging prohibited personnel action.
Last Action: 3/12/2020 House - Ordered enrolled -HJ 1171
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Civil Justice Subcommittee; Government Operations and Technology Appropriations Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 25
• Introduced -HJ 25
• On Committee agenda-- Civil Justice Subcommittee, 02/04/20, 3:30 pm, Sumner Hall
• CS by Civil Justice Subcommittee; YEAS 14 NAYS 0 -HJ 516
• Pending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
• Original reference(s) removed: Government Operations and Technology Appropriations Subcommittee
• CS referred to Judiciary Committee -HJ 524
• Now in Judiciary Committee -HJ 524
• CS by Civil Justice Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 513
• On Committee agenda-- Judiciary Committee, 02/12/20, 10:00 am, Sumner Hall
• Favorable by- Judiciary Committee; YEAS 16 NAYS 0 -HJ 568
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 568
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/06/20
• Read 2nd time -HJ 938
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Temporarily postponed, on 3rd Reading -HJ 989
• Temporarily postponed, on 3rd Reading -HJ 1020
• Read 3rd time -HJ 1077
• CS passed; YEAS 116 NAYS 0 -HJ 1077
• In Messages
• Referred to Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Judiciary; Rules -SJ 724
• Withdrawn from Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Judiciary; Rules -SJ 708
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
• Substituted for SB 726 -SJ 709
• Received -SJ 724
• Read 2nd time -SJ 708
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -SJ 734
• CS passed; YEAS 37 NAYS 0 -SJ 734
• Ordered enrolled -HJ 1171
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