FL S1946 | 2021 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on July 6 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-07-06 - Chapter No. 2021-192, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/SB 1086 (Ch. 2021-184)
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]


Providing that certain areas are grandfathered-in anchoring limitation areas; authorizing certain counties to establish anchoring limitation areas that meet certain requirements; specifying size requirements for the anchoring limitation areas; prohibiting vessels from anchoring in such areas for longer than a specified time; requiring counties to provide notice to the Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission within a specified timeframe before introducing an ordinance to establish an anchoring limitation area; prohibiting Monroe County from establishing an anchoring limitation area until the county meets certain requirements, etc.

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Anchoring Limitation Areas


Roll Calls

2021-04-28 - House - House: Third Reading RCS#381 (Y: 116 N: 1 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-04-21 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RCS#33 (Y: 39 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-04-16 - Senate - Senate Rules (Y: 17 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-03-30 - Senate - Senate Community Affairs (Y: 9 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-03-22 - Senate - Senate Environment and Natural Resources (Y: 6 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-07-06 Chapter No. 2021-192, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/SB 1086 (Ch. 2021-184)
2021-06-29 Approved by Governor
2021-06-28 Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
2021-04-28SenateOrdered enrolled
2021-04-28HouseMessage sent to senate
2021-04-28HouseCS passed; YEAS 116, NAYS 1
2021-04-28HouseRead 3rd time
2021-04-27HouseAdded to Third Reading Calendar
2021-04-27HousePlaced on 3rd reading
2021-04-27HouseRead 2nd time
2021-04-26House1st Reading (Engrossed 1)
2021-04-26HouseBill added to Special Order Calendar (4/27/2021)
2021-04-26HouseBill referred to House Calendar
2021-04-21HouseIn Messages
2021-04-21SenateCS passed as amended; YEAS 39 NAYS 0
2021-04-21SenateRead 3rd time
2021-04-21SenateAmendment(s) adopted (555226)
2021-04-21SenateRead 2nd time
2021-04-20SenateCS/CS/CS by Rules read 1st time
2021-04-19SenatePlaced on Special Order Calendar, 04/21/21
2021-04-19SenatePlaced on Calendar, on 2nd reading
2021-04-16SenatePending reference review -under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2021-04-16SenateCS/CS/CS by- Rules; YEAS 17 NAYS 0
2021-04-15SenateOn Committee agenda-- Rules, 04/20/21, 8:30 am, 412 Knott Building
2021-04-13SenateOn Committee agenda-- Rules, 04/16/21, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building
2021-04-02SenateNow in Rules
2021-04-01SenateCS/CS by Community Affairs read 1st time
2021-03-31SenatePending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2021-03-30SenateCS/CS by Community Affairs; YEAS 9 NAYS 0
2021-03-25SenateOn Committee agenda-- Community Affairs, 03/30/21, 3:30 pm, 37 Senate Building
2021-03-24SenateNow in Community Affairs
2021-03-23SenateCS by Environment and Natural Resources read 1st time
2021-03-23SenatePending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2021-03-22SenateCS by Environment and Natural Resources; YEAS 6 NAYS 0
2021-03-17SenateOn Committee agenda-- Environment and Natural Resources, 03/22/21, 3:30 pm, 37 Senate Building
2021-03-04SenateReferred to Environment and Natural Resources; Community Affairs; Rules

Same As/Similar To

H1515 (Same As) 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)
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.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2021/1946/Vote/SenateVote_s01946c3033.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2021/1946/Vote/HouseVote_s01946e1381.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2021/1946/Vote/2021-03-22%200330PM~S01946%20Vote%20Record.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2021/1946/Vote/2021-03-30%200330PM~S01946%20Vote%20Record.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2021/1946/Vote/2021-04-16%200900AM~S01946%20Vote%20Record.PDF

Bill Comments