SB 54: Relief of Barney Brown by the State of Florida
CLAIM/GENERAL by Jones
Relief of Barney Brown by the State of Florida; Providing for the relief of Barney Brown; providing an appropriation to compensate Mr. Brown for being wrongfully incarcerated for 38 years; declaring that the Legislature does not waive certain defenses or increase the state’s limits of liability with respect to this act; providing that the appropriation satisfies all present and future claims related to the arrest, conviction, and incarceration of Mr. Brown, etc. CLAIM WITH APPROPRIATION: $1,900,000
Last Action: 3/14/2022 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 8/2/2021 Senate • Filed
9/21/2021 Senate • Referred to Special Master on Claim Bills; Judiciary; Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice; Appropriations -SJ 6
1/11/2022 Senate • Introduced -SJ 6
3/12/2022 Senate • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
3/14/2022 Senate • Died in Special Master on Claim Bills
SB 54, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 8/2/2021 at 2:10 PM
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF Analyses: None
Related Bills (1)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills H 6503 Relief/Barney Brown/State of Florida Geller Identical Last Action: 3/14/2022 H Died in Civil Justice & Property Rights Subcommittee
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