Wednesday, October 22, 2014

HB 249 CS - Protection of Persons and Property

General Bill   by Baxley (CO-SPONSORS) Adams; Allen; Altman; Ambler; Anderson; Arza; Attkisson; Barreiro; Bean; Benson; Berfield; Bilirakis; Bogdanoff; Bowen; Brandenburg; Brown; Brummer; Brutus; Cannon; Carroll; Clarke; Coley, D.; Cretul; Culp; Davis, D.; Davis, M.; Domino; Evers; Farkas; Galvano; Garcia, R.; Gardiner; Gibson, H.; Glorioso; Goldstein; Goodlette; Grant; Greenstein; Grimsley; Harrell; Hasner; Hays; Henriquez; Homan; Hukill; Johnson; Jordan; Kendrick; Kottkamp; Kravitz; Kreegel; Kyle; Legg; Littlefield; Llorente; Lopez-Cantera; Mahon; McInvale; Mealor; Murzin; Needelman; Negron; Patterson; Pickens; Planas; Poppell; Proctor; Quinones; Reagan; Rivera; Robaina; Ross; Rubio; Russell; Sansom; Simmons; Sorensen; Stansel; Stargel; Traviesa; Troutman; Waters; Williams, T.; Zapata
Protection of Persons and Property: Authorizes a person to use force, including deadly force, against an intruder or attacker in a dwelling, residence, or vehicle under certain circumstances; creates a presumption that a reasonable fear of death or great bodily harm exists; creates a presumption that a person acts with the intent to use force or violence; provides that a person is justified in using deadly force under certain circumstances; declares that a person has no duty to retreat and has the right to stand his or her ground and meet force with force in certain circumstances; authorizes a law enforcement agency to investigate the use of deadly force but prohibits the agency from arresting the person unless the agency determines that there is probable cause that the force used was unlawful; provides for the award of attorney's fees, court costs, compensation for loss of income, and other expenses to a defendant in a civil suit who was immune from prosecution for justifiable use of force.
Companion Bill passed CS/CS/SB 436 Protection of Persons/Use of Force By Judiciary and Criminal Justice and Peaden
Effective Date: October 1, 2005.
Last Event: Companion Bill passed, Link/Iden/Sim/Compare passed, refer to CS/CS/SB 436 (Ch. 2005-27) on Thursday, March 31, 2005 11:14 AM; HB Laid on Table

Referred Committees and Committee Actions

House Referrals

    -   Judiciary Committee
           On agenda for: 02/23/05 9:30 AM              Notice
        Favorable With Committee Substitute (final action)              See Votes
 
    -   Justice Council
           On agenda for: 03/23/05 9:00 AM              Notice
        Favorable With Council Substitute (final action)              See Votes
 

Related Bills

Bill # Subject Relationship
CS/CS/SB 436 Protection of Persons/Use of Force Similar

Bill Text

Committee Substitute 2  
848887 , Joyner Date Filed: 03/30/05, Page#: 0, Line#: 96
SA 839703 , Gelber Date Filed: 03/30/05, Page#: 0, Line#: 102
Committee Substitute 1  Laid on the Table
Original Filed Version  

Staff Analysis

Vote History

(no votes recorded)

Bill History

Event Time Member Committee
Laid on Table, Link/Iden/Sim/Compare passed, refer to CS/CS/SB 436 (Ch. 2005-27) Thursday, March 31, 2005 11:14 AM
Substituted CS/CS/SB 436 Thursday, March 31, 2005 11:14 AM
Amendment 839703 filed Wednesday, March 30, 2005 4:44 PM
Amendment 848887 filed Wednesday, March 30, 2005 1:39 PM
Bill added to Special Order Calendar (3/31/2005) Tuesday, March 29, 2005 3:49 PM
Added to Second Reading Calendar Tuesday, March 29, 2005 2:19 PM
Bill released to House Calendar Tuesday, March 29, 2005 2:19 PM
Pending review of CS under Rule 6.3 Tuesday, March 29, 2005 11:07 AM
Reported out of Justice Council Tuesday, March 29, 2005 10:55 AM Justice Council
Favorable with CS by Justice Council Wednesday, March 23, 2005 2:53 PM Justice Council
Added to Justice Council agenda Monday, March 21, 2005 8:39 AM Justice Council
Now in Justice Council Thursday, March 10, 2005 11:25 AM Justice Council
Withdrawn from Justice Appropriations Committee Thursday, March 10, 2005 11:24 AM Justice Appropriations Committee
1st Reading Tuesday, March 08, 2005 10:57 PM
Now in Justice Appropriations Committee Thursday, March 03, 2005 8:59 PM Justice Appropriations Committee
Remaining referral: Justice Council Thursday, March 03, 2005 8:59 PM Justice Council
Remaining referral: Justice Appropriations Committee Thursday, March 03, 2005 8:59 PM Justice Appropriations Committee
Pending review of CS under Rule 6.3 Thursday, March 03, 2005 4:46 PM
Reported out of Judiciary Committee Thursday, March 03, 2005 4:42 PM Judiciary Committee
Favorable with CS by Judiciary Committee Wednesday, February 23, 2005 12:00 PM Judiciary Committee
Favorable with CS by Judiciary Committee Wednesday, February 23, 2005 12:00 PM Judiciary Committee
Added to Judiciary Committee agenda Friday, February 11, 2005 4:13 PM Judiciary Committee
Now in Judiciary Committee Tuesday, January 25, 2005 4:27 PM Judiciary Committee
Bill referred to committee Tuesday, January 25, 2005 4:27 PM Justice Council
Bill referred to committee Tuesday, January 25, 2005 4:27 PM Justice Appropriations Committee
Bill referred to committee Tuesday, January 25, 2005 4:27 PM Judiciary Committee
Filed Monday, January 10, 2005 10:08 AM Baxley

Statutes Referenced by this Bill

776.012
776.031
776.013
776.032
 

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