FL H1515 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 4-2)
Status: Introduced on March 1 2021 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2021-04-27 - Laid on Table; companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/CS/SB 1946 (Ch. 2021-192), CS/CS/SB 1086 (Ch. 2021-184)
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [PDF]


Grandfathers certain areas as anchoring limitation areas; authorizes local governments to establish anchoring limitation areas; revises provisions prohibiting & authorizing anchoring of vessels in anchoring limitation areas; provides for vessel owners & operators to present certain proof that vessel has not exceeded certain anchoring limitations; revises provisions authorizing removal & impoundment of certain vessels from anchoring limitation areas; declaring that certain vessels are public nuisance; directs FWCC to adopt specified rules.

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Anchoring Limitation Areas


Roll Calls

2021-04-06 - House - House State Affairs Committee (Y: 21 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2021-03-23 - House - House Environment, Agriculture & Flooding Subcommittee (Y: 17 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2021-04-27HouseLaid on Table; companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/CS/SB 1946 (Ch. 2021-192), CS/CS/SB 1086 (Ch. 2021-184)
2021-04-20HouseAdded to Second Reading Calendar
2021-04-20HouseTemporarily postponed, on 2nd Reading
2021-04-15HouseBill added to Special Order Calendar (4/20/2021)
2021-04-15HouseAmendment 010007 withdrawn
2021-04-15HouseAmendment 010007 filed
2021-04-08HouseAdded to Second Reading Calendar
2021-04-08HouseBill referred to House Calendar
2021-04-07House1st Reading (Committee Substitute 2)
2021-04-06HouseCS Filed
2021-04-06HouseLaid on Table under Rule 7.18(a)
2021-04-06HouseReported out of State Affairs Committee
2021-04-06HouseFavorable with CS by State Affairs Committee
2021-04-02HouseAdded to State Affairs Committee agenda
2021-03-29HouseNow in State Affairs Committee
2021-03-29HouseReferred to State Affairs Committee
2021-03-29HouseOriginal reference removed: Agriculture & Natural Resources Appropriations Subcommittee
2021-03-25House1st Reading (Committee Substitute 1)
2021-03-25HouseCS Filed
2021-03-25HouseLaid on Table under Rule 7.18(a)
2021-03-25HouseReported out of Environment, Agriculture & Flooding Subcommittee
2021-03-23HouseFavorable with CS by Environment, Agriculture & Flooding Subcommittee
2021-03-19HouseAdded to Environment, Agriculture & Flooding Subcommittee agenda
2021-03-05HouseNow in Environment, Agriculture & Flooding Subcommittee
2021-03-05HouseReferred to State Affairs Committee
2021-03-05HouseReferred to Agriculture & Natural Resources Appropriations Subcommittee
2021-03-05HouseReferred to Environment, Agriculture & Flooding Subcommittee
2021-03-02House1st Reading (Original Filed Version)

Same As/Similar To

S1946 (Same As) 2021-07-06 - Chapter No. 2021-192, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/SB 1086 (Ch. 2021-184)
H639 (Similar To) 2021-04-27 - Laid on Table, refer to CS/CS/SB 1086, 1st Eng.
S1086 (Similar To) 2021-07-06 - Chapter No. 2021-184, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/CS/SB 1946 (Ch. 2021-192)

Code Citations

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

Florida State Sources

Roll Callhttps://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Sections/Committees/billvote.aspx?VoteId=59122&IsPCB=0&BillId=72752
Roll Callhttps://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Sections/Committees/billvote.aspx?VoteId=59893&IsPCB=0&BillId=72752

Bill Comments