Florida Senate - 2010 SB 530
By Senator Altman
1 A bill to be entitled
2 An act relating to adoption; creating s. 63.0422,
3 F.S.; prohibiting an adoption agency or entity from
4 making suitability determinations based on, requiring
5 disclosure relating to, or restricting the lawful
6 possession, storage, or use of a firearm or
7 ammunition; providing an effective date.
9 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida:
11 Section 1. Section 63.0422, Florida Statutes, is created to
13 63.0422 Prohibited conditions on adoptions; firearms and
14 ammunition.—An adoption agency or entity, whether public or
15 private, may not:
16 (1) Consider the lawful possession, storage, or use of a
17 firearm or ammunition in determining a person’s suitability to
19 (2) Require an adoptive parent or prospective adoptive
20 parent to disclose information relating to a person’s lawful
21 possession, storage, or use of a firearm or ammunition as a
22 condition to adopt.
23 (3) Restrict the lawful possession, storage, or use of a
24 firearm or ammunition as a condition for a person to adopt.
25 Section 2. This act shall take effect upon becoming a law.