Florida Legislature. 2013 Regular Session. Senate.
- Dec 19, 2012
- Last Action:
- Mar 05, 2013
Introduced -SJ 16
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Dec 19, 2012: Filed
Jan 04, 2013: Referred to Criminal Justice; Judiciary; Rules
Jan 04, 2013: Referred to Criminal Justice; Judiciary; Rules -SJ 16
Mar 05, 2013: Introduced -SJ 16
Authorizing a person to use force, except deadly force, in the defense of property; authorizing a person to use deadly force, in the defense of property, to prevent the imminent commission of a forcible felony; providing that a person does not have a duty to retreat if the person is in a certain place; requiring, rather than authorizing, a law enforcement agency to investigate the use of force under certain circumstances; directing the Department of Law Enforcement to collect, process, maintain, and disseminate information and data on all incidents concerning the alleged justifiable use of force in this state; requiring the department to annually report to the Legislature the information and data in a format and manner determined by the Legislature; requiring each law enforcement agency within the state to monthly report to the department all incidents and cases in which a claim regarding the justifiable use of force is raised, etc.