SB 36: Relief of Barney Brown by the State of Florida
CLAIM/GENERAL by Thurston
Relief of Barney Brown by the State of Florida; Providing for the relief of Barney Brown, who was wrongfully incarcerated for 38 years; providing an appropriation to compensate him for his wrongful incarceration; providing that the act does not waive certain defenses or increase the state’s liability; providing that the appropriation satisfies all present and future claims related to the arrest, conviction, and incarceration of Mr. Brown; prohibiting the award of any additional amounts for specified purposes, etc. CLAIM WITH APPROPRIATION: $1,900,000
Last Action: 4/30/2021 Senate - Died in Special Master on Claim Bills
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Special Master on Claim Bills (SM)
- Judiciary (JU)
- Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice (ACJ)
- Appropriations (AP)
Date Chamber Action 7/31/2020 Senate • Filed
12/9/2020 Senate • Referred to Special Master on Claim Bills -SJ 36
2/24/2021 Senate • Also referred to Judiciary; Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice; Appropriations -SJ 36
3/2/2021 Senate • Introduced -SJ 36
4/30/2021 Senate • Died in Special Master on Claim Bills
SB 36, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 7/31/2020 at 8:59 AM
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF Analyses: None
Related Bills (1)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills H 6501 Relief/Barney Brown/State of Florida Geller Identical Last Action: 4/30/2021 H Died in Civil Justice & Property Rights Subcommittee
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