SB 100

  • Florida Senate Bill
  • 2024 Regular Session
  • Introduced in Senate Jan 09, 2024
  • Senate
  • House
  • Governor

Pregnant Women in Custody

Bill Subjects

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Pregnant Women in Custody; Citing this act as "Ava’s Law"; requiring that, upon her request, every female arrested and not released on bond within 72 hours after arrest be administered a pregnancy test within a specified timeframe; requiring each municipal detention facility or county detention facility to notify each arrested female upon booking at the facility of her right to request a pregnancy test; authorizing a sentencing court to stay the beginning of the period of incarceration for up to a certain amount of time for a pregnant woman convicted of any offense; authorizing a judge to impose specified sanctions for another criminal conviction or a violation of the terms and conditions ordered by the judge, etc.

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Mar 08, 2024


Died in Criminal Justice

Jan 09, 2024



Oct 17, 2023


Referred to Criminal Justice; Appropriations Committee on Criminal and Civil Justice; Fiscal Policy

Oct 04, 2023



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