FL H0625 | 2020 | Regular Session


Status: Introduced on November 13 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-02-24 - On Committee agenda-- Judiciary Committee, 02/26/20, 8:00 am, Sumner Hall
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Hearing: Feb 26 @ 8:00 am in Sumner Hall
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [PDF]


Authorizes sheriffs to sue to enjoin alleged nuisances; revises notice requirements for filing of temporary injunctions relating to enjoinment of nuisances; extends time period of notice before lien may attach to real estate; declares use of location by certain persons is public nuisance; declares that any place or premises that has been used on more than two occasions during certain time period as site of specified violations is nuisance; provides opportunity to remedy nuisance; prohibits rental property from being abated or subject to forfeiture.

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Public Nuisances



2020-02-24HouseOn Committee agenda-- Judiciary Committee, 02/26/20, 8:00 am, Sumner Hall
2020-02-14HouseNow in Judiciary Committee
2020-02-13HouseCS/CS by State Affairs Committee read 1st time
2020-02-13HousePending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
2020-02-13HouseCS/CS by State Affairs Committee; YEAS 21 NAYS 0
2020-02-11HouseOn Committee agenda-- State Affairs Committee, 02/13/20, 8:00 am, Morris Hall
2020-02-02HouseNow in State Affairs Committee
2020-02-02HouseCS referred to State Affairs Committee; Judiciary Committee
2020-02-02HouseOriginal reference(s) removed: Local, Federal and Veterans Affairs Subcommittee
2020-01-31HouseCS by Civil Justice Subcommittee read 1st time
2020-01-30HousePending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
2020-01-29HouseCS by Civil Justice Subcommittee; YEAS 15 NAYS 0
2020-01-27HouseOn Committee agenda-- Civil Justice Subcommittee, 01/29/20, 8:00 am, Sumner Hall
2019-11-25HouseReferred to Civil Justice Subcommittee; Local, Federal and Veterans Affairs Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee

Same As/Similar To

S888 (Same As) 2020-02-06 - CS by Community Affairs read 1st time

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
6005Amended CodeSee Bill Text
82305Amended CodeSee Bill Text
893138Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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