HB 845: Jurisdiction for Guardianship Proceedings
GENERAL BILL by Koster
Jurisdiction for Guardianship Proceedings; Creates "Florida Guardianship Jurisdiction Act"; provides that foreign country is to be treated as state; authorizes court of this state to communicate with court of another state & to make certain requests; provides witness located in another state may be deposed or testify by certain means; provides factors for court to consider when determining significant connection with another state; provides when court has exclusive & continuing jurisdiction over proceeding & when court can decline jurisdiction; provides rules for when petition for appointment of guardian is filed in this state & another state; provides for transfer of guardianship.
Last Action: 3/14/2022 House - Died in Civil Justice & Property Rights Subcommittee
Bill Text: PDF
Date Chamber Action 12/3/2021 House • Filed
12/16/2021 House • Referred to Civil Justice & Property Rights Subcommittee
• Referred to Children, Families & Seniors Subcommittee
• Referred to Judiciary Committee
• Now in Civil Justice & Property Rights Subcommittee
1/11/2022 House • 1st Reading (Original Filed Version)
3/12/2022 House • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
3/14/2022 House • Died in Civil Justice & Property Rights Subcommittee
HB 845, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 12/3/2021 at 2:51 PM
Bill Text: Analyses: None
Related Bills (1)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills S 1032 (c2) Guardianships Burgess Similar Last Action: 3/14/2022 S Died in Rules
Citations - Statutes (23)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 744.74 Page 4 (pdf) 744.75 Page 4 (pdf) 744.76 Page 5 (pdf) 744.77 Page 7 (pdf) 744.78 Page 7 (pdf) 744.79 Page 8 (pdf) 744.80 Page 9 (pdf) 744.81 Page 9 (pdf) 744.82 Page 10 (pdf) 744.83 Page 10 (pdf) 744.84 Page 12 (pdf) 744.85 Page 12 (pdf) 744.86 Page 13 (pdf) 744.87 Page 14 (pdf) 744.88 Page 15 (pdf) 744.89 Page 15 (pdf) 744.90 Page 16 (pdf) 744.91 Page 18 (pdf) 744.92 Page 19 (pdf) 744.93 Page 20 (pdf) 744.94 Page 20 (pdf) 744.95 Page 20 (pdf) 744.96 Page 21 (pdf)
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