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Amendments to 782.072


The 2022 Florida Statutes

Title XLVI
CRIMES
Chapter 782
HOMICIDE
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F.S. 782.072 Florida Statutes and Case Law
782.072 Vessel homicide.“Vessel homicide” is the killing of a human being by the operation of a vessel as defined in s. 327.02 by another in a reckless manner likely to cause the death of, or great bodily harm to, another. Vessel homicide is:
(1) A felony of the second degree, punishable as provided in s. 775.082, s. 775.083, or s. 775.084.
(2) A felony of the first degree, punishable as provided in s. 775.082, s. 775.083, or s. 775.084, if:
(a) At the time of the accident, the person knew, or should have known, that the accident occurred; and
(b) The person failed to give information and render aid as required by s. 327.30(1).

This subsection does not require that the person knew that the accident resulted in injury or death.

History.s. 1, ch. 87-20; s. 15, ch. 96-330; s. 2, ch. 99-153.

Statutes updated from Official Statutes on: August 29, 2022
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Amendments to 782.072


Arrestable Offenses / Crimes under Fla. Stat. 782.072
Level: Degree
Misdemeanor/Felony: First/Second/Third

782.072 1 - HOMICIDE-NEGLIG MANSL - VESSEL - F: S
782.072 2 - HOMICIDE-NEGLIG MANSL - VESSEL FAIL TO GIVE INFORMATION AND RENDER AID - F: F


Civil Citations / Citable Offenses under S782.072
R or S next to points is Mandatory Revocation or Suspension

Current data shows no reason a civil citation or a suspension or revocation of license should have been issued under Florida Statute 782.072.


Annotations, Discussions, Cases:

  1. In re Jury Instructions Case

    946 So. 2d 1061 (Fla. 2006)   Cited 11 times
    MANSLAUGHTER — 782.07 CATEGORY ONE CATEGORY TWO FLA STAT. INS. NO. 782.071 782.072
    PAGE 1065
  2. In re Standard Jury Inst. in Criminal Cases

    994 So. 2d 1038 (Fla. 2008)   Cited 5 times
    An intent by the defendant to harm or injure the victim or any other person is not an element to be proved by the State. Enhanced penalty. § 782.071 (1)(b) or § 782.072(2), Fla. Stat. Give if applicable. If you find the defendant guilty of [vehicular] [vessel] homicide, you must then determine whether the State has further proved beyond a reasonable doubt that:
  3. Marquez v. State

    563 So. 2d 152 (Fla. Dist. Ct. App. 1990)
    782.072 Vessel homicide. —
    PAGE 154
  4. Standard Instruct. in Cr. Cases No. 2007-10

    997 So. 2d 403 (Fla. 2008)   Cited 41 times

    782.071 7.9 ____________________________________________________________________ Vessel homicide 782.072 7.9 ____________________________________________________________________ (Nonhomicide lessers) 777

  5. In re Amendments To Standard Jury Instructions in Criminal Cases—Instruction 7.7.

    41 So. 3d 853 (Fla. 2010)   Cited 29 times

    Vehicular homicide 782.071 7.9 ________________________________________________ Vessel homicide 782.072 7.9 ________________________________________________ (Nonhomicide lessers) 777.04(1) 5.1 Attempt

  6. Hodges v. State

    327 So. 3d 923 (Fla. Dist. Ct. App. 2021)   Cited 2 times
    In early 2019, Hodges was charged by information with several alcohol-related crimes, including driving under the influence ("DUI") with serious bodily injury and damage to property or person. See § 316.193(1), (3), Fla. Stat. After he was released on felony bond, he was again arrested and charged with committing a myriad of crimes, including boating under the influence ("BUI") manslaughter and vessel homicide. See §§ 327.35(3), 782.072, Fla. Stat. The trial court revoked his bond on the initial charges.
    PAGE 924
  7. In re Amendments to Standard Jury Instructions

    75 So. 3d 210 (Fla. 2011)   Cited 14 times
    CATEGORY ONE CATEGORY TWO FLA. STAT. INS. NO. None Vehicular homicide 782.071 7.9 Vessel homicide 782.072 7.9 (Nonhomicide lessers) 777.04(1) 5.1 Attempt Aggravated assault 784.021 8.2 Battery 784.03 8.3 Assault 784.011 8.1 Culpable negligence 784.05 8.9
    PAGE 214
  8. § 782.071 or § 782.072, Fla. Stat.
    PAGE 940
  9. Enhanced penalty. § 782.071(1)(b) or § 782.072(2), Fla. Stat. Give if applicable.
    PAGE 67
  10. In re Standard Jury Instructions in Criminal Cases-Report 2016-01

    213 So. 3d 680 (Fla. 2017)   Cited 5 times
    Definitions. As applied to Designated Personnel. § 112.191 and § 633.35, Fla. Stat. "Firefighter" means any full-time duly employed uniformed firefighter employed by an employer, whose primary duty is the prevention and extinguishing of fires, the protection of life and property there from, the enforcement of municipal, county, and state fire prevention codes, as well as the enforcement of any law pertaining to the prevention and control of fires, who is certified by the Division of State Fire Marshal of the Department of Financial Services, who is a member of a duly constituted fire department of such employer or who is a volunteer firefighter. § 943.10(14), Fla. Stat. "Officer" means any person employed or appointed as a full-time, part-time or auxiliary law enforcement officer, correctional officer, or correctional probation officer. § 401.23, Fla. Stat. "Emergency Medical Technician" means a person who is certified by the Department of Health to perform basic life support. § 401.23, Fla. Stat. "Paramedic" means a person who is certified by the Department of Health to perform basic and advanced life support. Lesser Included Offenses MANSLAUGHTER — 782.07 CATEGORY ONE CATEGORY…
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