FL H0847 | 2023 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 5-2-1)
Status: Passed on May 26 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-05-26 - Chapter No. 2023-151
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Authorizes counties & municipalities to establish boating-restricted areas for certain sewage pumpout stations within specified distance of Florida Intracoastal Waterway marked channel; removes provision authorizing local governments to require permitting for certain floating vessel platforms; revises conditions under which local governments may require one-time registrations of floating vessel platforms.

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Vessel Regulations


Roll Calls

2023-05-02 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RCS#22 (Y: 39 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-04-26 - House - House: Third Reading RCS#230 (Y: 113 N: 2 NV: 4 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-04-17 - House - House Infrastructure Strategies Committee (Y: 19 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 5) [PASS]
2023-03-22 - House - House Water Quality, Supply & Treatment Subcommittee (Y: 17 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2023-03-08 - House - House Water Quality, Supply & Treatment Subcommittee (Y: 12 N: 5 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2023-05-26 Chapter No. 2023-151
2023-05-25 Approved by Governor
2023-05-16 Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
2023-05-02HouseOrdered enrolled
2023-05-02HouseIn Messages
2023-05-02SenateCS passed; YEAS 39 NAYS 0
2023-05-02SenateRead 3rd time
2023-05-02SenateRead 2nd time
2023-05-02SenateSubstituted for CS/SB 1082
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
2023-04-20HouseBill added to Special Order Calendar (4/25/2023)
2023-04-19HouseAdded to Second Reading Calendar
2023-04-19House1st Reading (Committee Substitute 2)
2023-04-19HouseBill referred to House Calendar
2023-04-18HouseCS Filed
2023-04-18HouseLaid on Table under Rule 7.18(a)
2023-04-18HouseReported out of Infrastructure Strategies Committee
2023-04-17HouseFavorable with CS by Infrastructure Strategies Committee
2023-04-13HousePCS added to Infrastructure Strategies Committee agenda
2023-03-24HouseNow in Infrastructure Strategies Committee
2023-03-24HouseReferred to Infrastructure Strategies Committee
2023-03-24HouseOriginal reference removed: Agriculture & Natural Resources Appropriations Subcommittee
2023-03-23House1st Reading (Committee Substitute 1)
2023-03-23HouseCS Filed
2023-03-23HouseLaid on Table under Rule 7.18(a)
2023-03-23HouseReported out of Water Quality, Supply & Treatment Subcommittee
2023-03-22HouseFavorable with CS by Water Quality, Supply & Treatment Subcommittee
2023-03-20HousePCS added to Water Quality, Supply & Treatment Subcommittee agenda
2023-03-07House1st Reading (Original Filed Version)
2023-03-06HouseAdded to Water Quality, Supply & Treatment Subcommittee agenda - Temporarily Postponed [House Rule 7.11(d)]
2023-02-21HouseNow in Water Quality, Supply & Treatment Subcommittee
2023-02-21HouseReferred to Infrastructure Strategies Committee
2023-02-21HouseReferred to Agriculture & Natural Resources Appropriations Subcommittee
2023-02-21HouseReferred to Water Quality, Supply & Treatment Subcommittee

Same As/Similar To

S1082 (Similar To) 2023-05-02 - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 847 (Ch. 2023-151)
H1103 (Similar To) 2023-05-05 - Died in Local Administration, Federal Affairs & Special Districts Subcommittee; companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 847 (Ch. 2023-151)
S1314 (Similar To) 2023-05-05 - Died in Community Affairs, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 847 (Ch. 2023-151)

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
32741Amended CodeSee Bill Text
32746Amended CodeSee Bill Text
403813Amended CodeSee Bill Text

Florida State Sources

Roll Callhttps://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Sections/Committees/billvote.aspx?VoteId=66692&IsPCB=0&BillId=77585
Roll Callhttps://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Sections/Committees/billvote.aspx?VoteId=67617&IsPCB=1&BillId=77585
Roll Callhttps://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Sections/Committees/billvote.aspx?VoteId=69195&IsPCB=1&BillId=77585
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2023/847/Vote/HouseVote_h00847c2230.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2023/847/Vote/SenateVote_h00847c2022.PDF

Bill Comments