Bill Summary

Revising exclusions from applicability of the Florida Residential Landlord and Tenant Act; providing that the right to attorney fees may not be waived in a lease agreement; providing that attorney fees may not be awarded in a claim for personal injury damages based on a breach of duty of premises maintenance; revising and providing landlord disclosure requirements with respect to security deposits and advance rent; providing examples of conduct for which the landlord may not retaliate, etc.

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Bill History

Date Action
2013-04-26Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 77 (Ch. 2013-136)
2013-04-26Substituted CS/HB 77
2013-04-26Read 3rd time
2013-04-25Placed on 3rd reading
2013-04-25Ordered engrossed
2013-04-25Amendment(s) adopted (511646)
2013-04-25Read 2nd time
2013-04-19Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/25/13
2013-04-18Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
2013-04-17Favorable by- Rules; YEAS 9 NAYS 5
2013-04-12On Committee agenda-- Rules, 04/17/13, 2:30 pm, 110 Senate Office Building
2013-04-11CS/CS by Regulated Industries read 1st time
2013-04-11Now in Rules
2013-04-11Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2013-04-09CS/CS by Regulated Industries; YEAS 6 NAYS 3
2013-04-04CS by Judiciary read 1st time
2013-04-04On Committee agenda-- Regulated Industries, 04/09/13, 4:00 pm, 301 Senate Office Building
2013-04-04Now in Regulated Industries
2013-04-03Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2013-04-01CS by Judiciary; YEAS 7 NAYS 2
2013-03-27On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 04/01/13, 3:15 pm, 110 Senate Office Building
2013-02-04Referred to Judiciary; Regulated Industries; Rules


Name District
Regulated Industries
Kelli StargelSD-022