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Florida Constitution Revision Commission

P 6001: Rights of Crime Victims; Judges

PROPOSAL by Style and Drafting ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Carlos Beruff ; Pam Bondi ; Lisa Carlton ; Timothy Cerio ; Don Gaetz ; Emery Gainey ; Anna Marie Hernandez Gamez ; Tom Grady ; Brecht Heuchan ; Darlene Jordan ; Fred Karlinsky ; Belinda Keiser ; Roberto Martinez ; Jeanette Nuñez ; Darryl Rouson ; William “Bill” Schifino, Jr. ; Chris Smith ; Jacqui Thurlow-Lippisch

Rights of Crime Victims; Judges; A proposal to amend Section 16 of Article I of the State Constitution to revise and establish additional rights of victims of crime; create Section 21 of Article V of the State Constitution to require a state court or an administrative law judge to interpret a state statute or rule de novo in litigation between an administrative agency and a private party and not merely defer to the administrative agency’s interpretation; and amend Section 8 of Article V and to create a new section in Article XII of the State Constitution to increase the age after which a justice or judge may no longer serve in a judicial office.

Last Action: 4/16/2018 - Adopted; YEAS 34 NAYS 3
Location: Final Passage
Proposal Text: Web Page | PDF



Proposal History

Date Action
3/30/2018 • Submitted for consideration by Style and Drafting
• On Committee agenda-- Style and Drafting, 04/05/18, 10:00 am, 102 House Office Building, Tallahassee, Florida -- Submitted as Committee Proposal; YEAS 11 NAYS 0
• On Committee agenda-- Style and Drafting, 04/06/18, 9:00 am, 102 House Office Building, Tallahassee, Florida --Meeting cancelled
4/6/2018 • Filed
4/9/2018 • Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
4/11/2018 • Placed on Reports of Committees Calendar, 04/16/18
4/16/2018 • Adopted; YEAS 34 NAYS 3