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CS/CS/CS/HB 849: Building Construction and Inspection

GENERAL BILL by Economic Affairs Committee ; Rulemaking and Regulation Subcommittee ; Business and Consumer Affairs Subcommittee ; Davis ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Dorworth ; Van Zant

Building Construction and Inspection; Exempts rules that adopt federal standards & certain updates of or amendments to Florida Building Code or Florida Fire Prevention Code from requirement that Legislature ratify any rule that has adverse impact or regulatory costs which exceed certain criteria; specifies national codes to form foundation for state building standards & codes; revises provisions for amendment or modification of foundation code; revises criteria for approval by Florida Building Commission of technical amendments to code, etc.

Effective Date: July 1, 2011 except as otherwise provided
Last Action: 6/27/2011 - Chapter No. 2011-222, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/SB 960 (Ch. 2011-106)
Location: Became Law
Bill Text: PDF



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
2/21/2011 House • Filed
3/3/2011 House • Referred to Business and Consumer Affairs Subcommittee; Rulemaking and Regulation Subcommittee; Government Operations Appropriations Subcommittee; Economic Affairs Committee -HJ 73
3/8/2011 House • Introduced -HJ 73
3/18/2011 House • PCS on Committee agenda-- Business and Consumer Affairs Subcommittee, 03/22/11, 8:30 am, 12 HOB
3/22/2011 House • CS by Business and Consumer Affairs Subcommittee; YEAS 12 NAYS 0 -HJ 313
3/24/2011 House • Pending review of CS under Rule 7.19(c)
• CS by Business and Consumer Affairs Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 304
3/25/2011 House • Original reference(s) removed: Government Operations Appropriations Subcommittee
• CS referred to Rulemaking and Regulation Subcommittee; Economic Affairs Committee -HJ 324
• Now in Rulemaking and Regulation Subcommittee -HJ 324
4/1/2011 House • On Committee agenda-- Rulemaking and Regulation Subcommittee, 04/05/11, 3:00 pm, 306 HOB
4/5/2011 House • CS/CS by Rulemaking and Regulation Subcommittee; YEAS 14 NAYS 0 -HJ 601
4/8/2011 House • Pending review of CS under Rule 7.19(c)
• CS/CS by Rulemaking and Regulation Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 597
4/11/2011 House • Now in Economic Affairs Committee -HJ 610
4/12/2011 House • On Committee agenda-- Economic Affairs Committee, 04/14/11, 9:00 am, Reed Hall --Not considered
4/19/2011 House • On Committee agenda-- Economic Affairs Committee, 04/21/11, 11:00 am, Reed Hall
4/21/2011 House • CS/CS/CS by- Economic Affairs Committee; YEAS 15 NAYS 0 -HJ 804
4/26/2011 House • Pending review of CS -under Rule 7.19(c)
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 802
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/28/11
• CS/CS/CS by Economic Affairs Committee read 1st time -HJ 796
4/28/2011 House • Read 2nd time -HJ 883
• Amendment(s) adopted (101267, 110557, 132363, 203141, 215601, 678041, 723683, 908851) -HJ 884
• Placed on 3rd reading
5/2/2011 House • Read 3rd time -HJ 984
• Amendment(s) adopted (503715, 683649, 859611) -HJ 985
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 114 NAYS 2 -HJ 986
5/2/2011 Senate • In Messages
• Received -SJ 717
• Referred to Community Affairs; Regulated Industries; Budget -SJ 718
• Withdrawn from Community Affairs; Regulated Industries; Budget -SJ 702
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
• Substituted for CS/CS/SB 396 -SJ 702
• Read 2nd time -SJ 703
• Read 3rd time -SJ 703
• CS passed; YEAS 37 NAYS 1 -SJ 703
5/2/2011 House • Ordered enrolled -HJ 1003
6/13/2011 • Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
6/24/2011 • Approved by Governor
6/27/2011 • Chapter No. 2011-222, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/SB 960 (Ch. 2011-106)