FL H0021 | 2021 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 2-0)
Status: Introduced on November 30 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-01-15 - Referred to Civil Justice and Property Rights Subcommittee; Regulatory Reform Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee
Pending: House Civil Justice and Property Rights Subcommittee Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Revises cause of action requirements for statutory civil actions relating to certain violations; requires that person submit construction defect claim to warranty provider before bringing cause of action; revises provisions relating to construction defects including notice of claim requirements, inspections of property subject to claim, & service of copies of notice; requires claimant to notify mortgagee or assignee within specified timeframe after settlement or judgment of construction defect claim; requires claimant to update notice within specified timeframe under certain circumstances.

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Title

Construction Defects

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2021-01-15HouseReferred to Civil Justice and Property Rights Subcommittee; Regulatory Reform Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee
2020-11-30HouseFiled

Same As/Similar To

S270 (Similar To) 2020-12-21 - Referred to Judiciary; Community Affairs; Rules

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
55384Amended CodeSee Bill Text
558004Amended CodeSee Bill Text
558006Amended CodeSee Bill Text

Florida State Sources


Bill Comments

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