FL H1051 | 2016 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on March 24 2016 - 100% progression
Action: 2016-03-24 - Chapter No. 2016-96
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Prohibits overnight anchoring of vessels in specified anchoring limitation areas; provides exceptions, applicability, & penalties; authorizes law enforcement officers & agencies to remove & impound vessels; provides indemnification for such law enforcement officers & agencies in certain circumstances; provides requirements for contractors performing removal or impoundment activities; provides for issuance of citations & expiration.

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Anchoring Limitation Areas


Roll Calls

2016-03-07 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RCS#15 (Y: 36 N: 2 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2016-03-04 - House - House: Third Reading RCS#720 (Y: 105 N: 12 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2016-03-24 Chapter No. 2016-96
2016-03-24 Approved by Governor
2016-03-09 Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
2016-03-07HouseOrdered enrolled
2016-03-07SenateCS passed; YEAS 36 NAYS 2
2016-03-07SenateRead 3rd time
2016-03-04SenatePlaced on 3rd reading
2016-03-04SenateRead 2nd time
2016-03-04SenateSubstituted for CS/SB 1260
2016-03-04SenatePlaced on Calendar, on 2nd reading
2016-03-04SenateWithdrawn from Environmental Preservation and Conservation; Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Tourism, and Economic Development; Fiscal Policy
2016-03-04SenateReferred to Environmental Preservation and Conservation; Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Tourism, and Economic Development; Fiscal Policy
2016-03-04SenateIn Messages
2016-03-04HouseCS passed; YEAS 105 NAYS 12
2016-03-04HouseRead 3rd time
2016-03-03HousePlaced on 3rd reading
2016-03-03HouseAmendment(s) failed (389813)
2016-03-03HouseRead 2nd time
2016-03-01HousePlaced on Special Order Calendar, 03/03/16
2016-02-29HouseCS/CS by State Affairs Committee read 1st time
2016-02-29HousePlaced on Calendar
2016-02-26HousePending review of CS -under Rule 7.19(c)
2016-02-25HouseCS/CS by- State Affairs Committee; YEAS 15 NAYS 1
2016-02-23HouseOn Committee agenda-- State Affairs Committee, 02/25/16, 1:00 pm, Morris Hall
2016-02-01HouseCS by Agriculture and Natural Resources Subcommittee read 1st time
2016-02-01HouseNow in State Affairs Committee
2016-02-01HouseCS referred to State Affairs Committee
2016-02-01HouseOriginal reference(s) removed: Agriculture and Natural Resources Appropriations Subcommittee
2016-01-29HousePending review of CS under Rule 7.19(c)
2016-01-26HouseCS by Agriculture and Natural Resources Subcommittee; YEAS 12 NAYS 0
2016-01-22HouseOn Committee agenda-- Agriculture and Natural Resources Subcommittee, 01/26/16, 12:00 pm, Reed Hall
2016-01-08HouseReferred to Agriculture and Natural Resources Subcommittee; Agriculture and Natural Resources Appropriations Subcommittee; State Affairs Committee

Same As/Similar To

S1260 (Same As) 2016-03-04 - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 1051 (Ch. 2016-96)

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
3274107Amended CodeSee Bill Text
3274108Amended CodeSee Bill Text
32770Amended CodeSee Bill Text
32773Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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Bill Comments