FL S2448 | 2010 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Failed on April 30 2010 - 100% progression
Action: 2010-04-30 - Died in Messages, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 971 (Ch. 2010-223)
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [HTML]


Redefines the term "electric personal assistive mobility device" to include additional devices for transporting one person. Authorizes local governments to regulate certain vehicles and other motorized devices operating on sidewalks. Exempts motorized wheelchairs from certain ordinances. Authorizes local governments to enact ordinances permitting the use of golf carts on sidewalks, etc.

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Vehicle Operation [CPSC]


Roll Calls

2010-04-27 - Senate - Senate Roll Call No. 0019 - Passage (Y: 35 N: 1 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2010-04-30 Died in Messages, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 971 (Ch. 2010-223)
2010-04-27 In Messages
2010-04-27 Read 3rd time -SJ 00892; CS passed; YEAS 35 NAYS 1 -SJ 00892
2010-04-26 Placed on Special Order Calendar; Read 2nd time -SJ 00856
2010-04-21 Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 00703
2010-04-20 CS by- Community Affairs; YEAS 9 NAYS 0 -SJ 00703; CS read 1st time on 04/20/10 -SJ 00655; Pending reference review -under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2010-04-15 On Committee agenda-- Community Affairs, 04/20/10, 1:00 pm, 412-K
2010-04-14 Now in Community Affairs -SJ 00550
2010-04-13 Favorable by Transportation; YEAS 8 NAYS 0 -SJ 00550
2010-04-08 On Committee agenda-- Transportation, 04/13/10, 12:30 pm, 37-S
2010-03-11 Introduced -SJ 00210
2010-03-04 Referred to Transportation; Community Affairs -SJ 00210
2010-02-25 Filed

Same As/Similar To

H1419 (Similar To) 2010-04-30 - Died in Committee on Roads, Bridges, & Ports Policy (EDCA)
H0971 (Similar To) 2010-06-07 - Chapter No. 2010-223; companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 263 (Ch. 2010-82), CS/CS/CS/HB 631 (Ch. 2010-198), CS/HB 795 (Ch. 2010-107)
S0482 (Similar To) 2010-04-30 - Died in Messages, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/CS/HB 631 (Ch. 2010-198), CS/CS/HB 971 (Ch. 2010-223)

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
0316003Amended CodeSee Bill Text
0316008Amended CodeSee Bill Text
03161995Amended CodeSee Bill Text
0316212Amended CodeSee Bill Text
03162128Amended CodeSee Bill Text

Florida State Sources

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