FL H0175 | 2020 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on September 16 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-09-25 - Referred to Civil Justice Subcommittee; Government Operations and Technology Appropriations Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee
Pending: House Civil Justice Subcommittee Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Removes housing discrimination as cause of action for relief & damages stemming from violations of Florida Civil Rights Act of 1992; revises timeframe & conditions under which aggrieved person may commence civil action to enforce specified rights; authorizes, rather than requires, civil action after alleged discriminatory housing practice; authorizes civil action regardless of certain circumstances; prohibits aggrieved person from filing specified action in certain circumstances; provides exception.

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Title

Housing Discrimination

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2019-09-25HouseReferred to Civil Justice Subcommittee; Government Operations and Technology Appropriations Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee
2019-09-16HouseFiled

Same As/Similar To

S374 (Same As) 2019-10-15 - Referred to Judiciary; Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Rules

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
76007Amended CodeSee Bill Text
76034Amended CodeSee Bill Text
76035Amended CodeSee Bill Text

Florida State Sources


Bill Comments

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