Skip to Navigation | Skip to Main Content | Skip to Site Map

The CRC completed its work and submitted its final report. This website is maintained for archival purposes.

Florida Constitution Revision Commission

P 36: DECLARATION OF RIGHTS, Excessive punishments; delete death penalty

PROPOSAL by Roberto Martinez

DECLARATION OF RIGHTS, Excessive punishments; delete death penalty; Section 17 of Article I of the State Constitution to delete provisions authorizing the death penalty as a punishment for capital crimes designated by the Legislature and to provide for prospective application.

Last Action: 1/26/2018 - Withdrawn from further consideration
Location: Withdrawn from consideration
Proposal Text: Web Page | PDF
Committee References:
  1. Declaration of Rights (DR)
  2. Judicial (JU)

Expand All Collapse All

  • Proposal History

    Date Action
    10/26/2017 • Filed
    11/3/2017 • Referred to Declaration of Rights; Judicial
    1/19/2018 • On Committee agenda-- Declaration of Rights, 01/25/18, 8:00 am, The Capitol, Tallahassee, Florida --Temporarily Postponed
    1/26/2018 • Withdrawn from Declaration of Rights; Judicial
    • Withdrawn from further consideration

    Top of SectionTop of Page

  • P 36, Original Filed Version (Current Proposal Version) Posted 10/26/2017 at 11:35 AM

    Proposal Text:   Web Page PDF
    Analyses:   Declaration of Rights (Pre-Meeting) 1/23/2018 (pdf)

    Committee Amendments (1)

    Amendment Sponsor Filed Last Committee Action Format
    978168 - Amendment (Delete All)
    Delete everything after the enacting clause and insert:
    Declaration of Rights
    6:22 PM
    Web Page

    Committee Votes (1)

    Date Committee Result
    1/25/2018 8:00 AM Declaration of Rights View Vote Record

    Citations - Constitution (1)

    Article Section Location in Proposal Location In Proposal Help
    Article I Section 17 Page 1 (pdf)

    Top of SectionTop of Page