FL H0637 | 2023 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 5-2)
Status: Passed on June 16 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-06-16 - Chapter No. 2023-233
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Provides leglislative intent; prohibits applicant or licensee from certain actions in allocation or distribution of motor vehicles to franchised motor vehicle dealers; authorizes sale or activation of features or improvements through remote electronic transmission; provides revenue-sharing requirements; revises provisions prohibiting owning, operating, or controlling motor vehicle dealership; requires DHSMV to conduct inquiry of licensee alleged to have violated certain provisions; requires DHSMV to take certain actions against licensee determined to have violated such provisions.

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Motor Vehicle Dealers, Manufacturers, Importers, and Distributors


Roll Calls

2023-05-02 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RCS#13 (Y: 40 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-04-26 - House - House: Third Reading RCS#198 (Y: 113 N: 2 NV: 4 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-04-17 - House - House Commerce Committee (Y: 16 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 4) [PASS]
2023-03-27 - House - House Civil Justice Subcommittee (Y: 15 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2023-02-23 - House - House Regulatory Reform & Economic Development Subcommittee (Y: 12 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]


2023-06-16 Chapter No. 2023-233
2023-06-13 Approved by Governor
2023-06-09 Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
2023-05-02HouseOrdered enrolled
2023-05-02HouseIn Messages
2023-05-02SenateCS passed; YEAS 40 NAYS 0
2023-05-02SenateRead 3rd time
2023-05-02SenateRead 2nd time
2023-05-02SenateSubstituted for CS/CS/CS/SB 712
2023-05-02SenatePlaced on Calendar, on 2nd reading
2023-05-02SenateWithdrawn from Rules
2023-04-26SenateReferred to Rules
2023-04-26SenateIn Messages
2023-04-26HouseCS passed; YEAS 113, NAYS 2
2023-04-26HouseRead 3rd time
2023-04-25HouseAdded to Third Reading Calendar
2023-04-25HousePlaced on 3rd reading
2023-04-25HouseRead 2nd time
2023-04-20House1st Reading (Committee Substitute 2)
2023-04-20HouseBill added to Special Order Calendar (4/25/2023)
2023-04-20HouseBill referred to House Calendar
2023-04-20HouseCS Filed
2023-04-20HouseLaid on Table under Rule 7.18(a)
2023-04-20HouseReported out of Commerce Committee
2023-04-18HouseFavorable with CS by Commerce Committee
2023-04-13HouseAdded to Commerce Committee agenda
2023-03-29HouseNow in Commerce Committee
2023-03-29HouseReferred to Commerce Committee
2023-03-28House1st Reading (Committee Substitute 1)
2023-03-28HouseCS Filed
2023-03-28HouseLaid on Table under Rule 7.18(a)
2023-03-28HouseReported out of Civil Justice Subcommittee
2023-03-27HouseFavorable with CS by Civil Justice Subcommittee
2023-03-23HouseAdded to Civil Justice Subcommittee agenda
2023-03-07House1st Reading (Original Filed Version)
2023-02-23HouseNow in Civil Justice Subcommittee
2023-02-23HouseReported out of Regulatory Reform & Economic Development Subcommittee
2023-02-23HouseFavorable by Regulatory Reform & Economic Development Subcommittee
2023-02-16HouseAdded to Regulatory Reform & Economic Development Subcommittee agenda
2023-02-14HouseNow in Regulatory Reform & Economic Development Subcommittee
2023-02-14HouseReferred to Commerce Committee
2023-02-14HouseReferred to Civil Justice Subcommittee
2023-02-14HouseReferred to Regulatory Reform & Economic Development Subcommittee

Same As/Similar To

S712 (Similar To) 2023-05-02 - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 637 (Ch. 2023-233)

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
32060Amended CodeSee Bill Text
320605Amended CodeSee Bill Text
32064Amended CodeSee Bill Text
320642Amended CodeSee Bill Text
320645Amended CodeSee Bill Text
32067Amended CodeSee Bill Text
681102Amended CodeSee Bill Text
681113Amended CodeSee Bill Text

Florida State Sources

Roll Callhttps://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Sections/Committees/billvote.aspx?VoteId=66570&IsPCB=0&BillId=77317
Roll Callhttps://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Sections/Committees/billvote.aspx?VoteId=67889&IsPCB=0&BillId=77317
Roll Callhttps://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Sections/Committees/billvote.aspx?VoteId=69235&IsPCB=0&BillId=77317
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2023/637/Vote/HouseVote_h00637c2198.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2023/637/Vote/SenateVote_h00637c2013.PDF

Bill Comments