Skip to content
Department of State Homepage State Library & Archives of Florida Services for Citizens Services for State Employees Services for Librarians Services for Archivists Services for Records Managers

Division of Library and Information Services : Research : Search Our Catalogs : Archives Catalog

State Archives of Florida Online Catalog

Magnifying glass over a document.

The Online Catalog allows searching and browsing of information about the Florida State Archives’ holdings of over 48,000 cubic feet of state and local government records and historical manuscripts. The catalog provides descriptions of over 3,400 collections and lists the contents of containers and folders in many of those collections. For assistance with accessing and using State Archives collections, call our Reference Staff at 850.245.6719 or email us at

SearchAdvanced Search  | Browse Indexes | Browse Collections  | FAQ

Details Page

Click on for detailed listing.

Record Group Number: 000156
Series/Collection Number: .S 2239
Creator: Florida. Division of Elections.
Title, Dates: Executive suspension records 1974-1980; 1993; 2015-2016; 2019.
Amount: .50 cubic ft.
Medium Included:
Organization/Arrangement: Chronological by filing date.
Terms Governing Use:
Summary:     This series contains certifications of action taken by the Florida Senate, signed by the President of the Senate and the Secretary of the Senate, regarding the suspension or return to duty of various state officers.  Also included are a few Executive Orders which deal directly with a specific officer's case.

    These actions are in accordance with the procedures laid out in Florida Statute 112.45, which deals with the suspension of state officers and their trials by the Senate or Senate Rules Committee, whichever the rules of the Senate for that session establish as the deciding body.

    The Secretary of the Senate is required by this statute to deliver to the Secretary of State these certificates that order the removal of the tried officers if adjudged guilty by the Senate or the return to office if found not guilty.  The Department of State then issues the order putting it into effect.

Finding Aids: Box listing available. 0
Additional Physical Form:
Reproduction Note:
Location of Originals/Duplicates:
Associated Materials:
Language Notes:
Ownership/Custodial History:
Publication Note:
General Note:
Electronic Records Access:
Subject Access Fields: Florida. Dept. of State.
Florida. Division of Elections.
Florida. Legislature.  --Senate.  --Committee on Rules and Calendar.
Removal from public office.
Added Entries