FL H0059 | 2021 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 5-3)
Status: Passed on July 6 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-07-06 - Chapter No. 2021-195
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Requires comprehensive plans & certain land development regulations of municipalities effective after certain date to incorporate certain development orders; requires local governments to include property rights element in their comprehensive plans; provides statement of rights; requires local government to adopt property rights element within specified timeframe; provides that certain property owners are not required to consent to development agreement changes; provides requirements & procedures for right of first refusal; authorizes certain developments of regional impact agreements to be amended.

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Roll Calls

2021-04-08 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RCS#10 (Y: 38 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-04-01 - House - House: Third Reading RCS#43 (Y: 82 N: 32 NV: 6 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-03-10 - House - House State Affairs Committee (Y: 20 N: 3 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2021-02-17 - House - House Civil Justice & Property Rights Subcommittee (Y: 12 N: 6 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-02-04 - House - House Local Administration & Veterans Affairs Subcommittee (Y: 12 N: 6 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-07-06 Chapter No. 2021-195
2021-06-29 Approved by Governor
2021-06-28 Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
2021-04-08HouseOrdered enrolled
2021-04-08HouseIn Messages
2021-04-08SenateImmediately certified
2021-04-08SenateCS passed; YEAS 38 NAYS 0
2021-04-08SenateRead 3rd time
2021-04-08SenateRead 2nd time
2021-04-08SenateSubstituted for CS/CS/CS/SB 496
2021-04-08SenatePlaced on Calendar, on 2nd reading
2021-04-08SenateWithdrawn from Rules
2021-04-07HouseMessage sent to senate
2021-04-07SenateReferred to Rules
2021-04-07SenateIn Messages
2021-04-01HouseCS passed as amended; YEAS 82, NAYS 32
2021-04-01HouseRead 3rd time
2021-03-31HouseAdded to Third Reading Calendar
2021-03-31HousePlaced on 3rd reading
2021-03-31HouseAmendment 111799 adopted
2021-03-31HouseRead 2nd time
2021-03-26HouseAmendment 111799 filed
2021-03-25HouseBill added to Special Order Calendar (3/31/2021)
2021-03-15HouseAdded to Second Reading Calendar
2021-03-15HouseBill referred to House Calendar
2021-03-11House1st Reading (Committee Substitute 3)
2021-03-11HouseCS Filed
2021-03-11HouseLaid on Table under Rule 7.18(a)
2021-03-11HouseReported out of State Affairs Committee
2021-03-10HouseFavorable with CS by State Affairs Committee
2021-03-08HouseAdded to State Affairs Committee agenda
2021-03-02House1st Reading (Committee Substitute 2)
2021-03-02House1st Reading (Committee Substitute 1)
2021-03-02House1st Reading (Original Filed Version)
2021-02-22HouseNow in State Affairs Committee
2021-02-22HouseReferred to State Affairs Committee
2021-02-18HouseCS Filed
2021-02-18HouseLaid on Table under Rule 7.18(a)
2021-02-18HouseReported out of Civil Justice & Property Rights Subcommittee
2021-02-17HouseFavorable with CS by Civil Justice & Property Rights Subcommittee
2021-02-10HouseAdded to Civil Justice & Property Rights Subcommittee agenda
2021-02-08HouseNow in Civil Justice & Property Rights Subcommittee
2021-02-08HouseReferred to State Affairs Committee
2021-02-08HouseReferred to Civil Justice & Property Rights Subcommittee
2021-02-05HouseCS Filed
2021-02-05HouseLaid on Table under Rule 7.18(a)
2021-02-05HouseReported out of Local Administration & Veterans Affairs Subcommittee
2021-02-04HouseFavorable with CS by Local Administration & Veterans Affairs Subcommittee
2021-01-28HouseOn Committee agenda-- Local Administration and Veterans Affairs Subcommittee, 02/04/21, 12:00 pm, Sumner Hall
2021-01-15HouseReferred to Local Administration and Veterans Affairs Subcommittee; Civil Justice and Property Rights Subcommittee; State Affairs Committee

Same As/Similar To

S496 (Similar To) 2021-04-08 - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/CS/HB 59 (Ch. 2021-195)

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
1633167Amended CodeSee Bill Text
1633177Amended CodeSee Bill Text
1633237Amended CodeSee Bill Text
33725Amended CodeSee Bill Text
38006Amended CodeSee Bill Text

Florida State Sources

Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2021/59/Vote/HouseVote_h00059e1043.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2021/59/Vote/SenateVote_h00059e1010.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Sections/Committees/billvote.aspx?VoteId=56619&IsPCB=0&BillId=70011
Roll Callhttps://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Sections/Committees/billvote.aspx?VoteId=56803&IsPCB=0&BillId=70011
Roll Callhttps://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Sections/Committees/billvote.aspx?VoteId=57994&IsPCB=0&BillId=70011

Bill Comments