SB 96

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

Use or Threatened Use of Force

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Use or Threatened Use of Force; Citing this act as the "Self-Defense Restoration Act"; deleting provisions stating that persons who use or threaten to use force, other than deadly force, do not have a duty to retreat before using or threatening to use such force in defense of persons or property, respectively; prohibiting the use of deadly force by a person who knows that he or she can avoid the necessity of using deadly force with complete safety by retreating; deleting provisions stating that a person using or threatening to use deadly force does not have a duty to retreat and has the right to stand his or her ground under certain circumstances, 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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