CS/CS/HB 1223: Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles
GENERAL BILL by Economic Affairs Committee ; Transportation and Highway Safety Subcommittee ; Albritton ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Abruzzo ; Gibbons ; Kiar ; Patronis
Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles; Renames Office of Motor Carrier Compliance within Division of Florida Highway Patrol as "Office of Commercial Vehicle Enforcement"; authorizes person who is mobility impaired to use motorized wheelchair to temporarily leave sidewalk & use roadway under certain circumstances; revises safety standard requirements for bicycle helmets that must be worn by certain riders & passengers; removes condition for motorcycle or moped license plate that reads from top to bottom to be affixed perpendicular to ground; requires that owners or operators of motorcycles or mopeds with vertical tags pay any required toll by whatever means available; authorizes operation of swamp buggies on public road, highway, or street if local governmental entity has designated public road, highway, or street for such use; provides that authorization does not apply to State Highway System; provides that certain restrictions on number of consecutive hours that commercial motor vehicle may operate do not apply to farm labor vehicle operated during state of emergency or during emergency pertaining to agriculture; requires that application for certificate of title, corrected certificate, or assignment or reassignment be filed within certain time period after consummation of sale of mobile home.
Last Action: 4/29/2012 - Chapter No. 2012-181, companion bill(s) passed, see HB 393 (Ch. 2012-18), CS/CS/CS/HB 599 (Ch. 2012-174), HB 763 (Ch. 2012-110), CS/CS/HB 1101 (Ch. 2012-151), CS/HB 1287 (Ch. 2012-86), CS/CS/SB 922 (Ch. 2012-159), SB 1998 (Ch. 2012-128)
Location: Became Law
Bill Text: PDF
• Introduced -HJ 119
• Referred to Transportation and Highway Safety Subcommittee; Transportation and Economic Development Appropriations Subcommittee; Economic Affairs Committee -HJ 213
• On Committee agenda-- Transportation and Highway Safety Subcommittee, 01/24/12, 8:15 am, 306 HOB
• CS by Transportation and Highway Safety Subcommittee; YEAS 15 NAYS 0 -HJ 301
• Pending review of CS under Rule 7.19(c)
• CS by Transportation and Highway Safety Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 292
• Now in Transportation and Economic Development Appropriations Subcommittee -HJ 309
• On Committee agenda-- Transportation and Economic Development Appropriations Subcommittee, 02/14/12, 11:30 am, 404 HOB
• Favorable by Transportation and Economic Development Appropriations Subcommittee; YEAS 14 NAYS 1 -HJ 602
• Now in Economic Affairs Committee -HJ 602
• On Committee agenda-- Economic Affairs Committee, 02/22/12, 9:00 am, Reed Hall
• CS/CS by- Economic Affairs Committee; YEAS 17 NAYS 0 -HJ 816
• Pending review of CS -under Rule 7.19(c)
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 812
• CS/CS by Economic Affairs Committee read 1st time -HJ 804
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 02/28/12
• Read 2nd time -HJ 883
• Amendment(s) adopted (185803, 199603, 610325, 758253, 829261, 836377) -HJ 885
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -HJ 929
• Amendment(s) adopted (231707, 795251) -HJ 931
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 115 NAYS 0 -HJ 933
• In Messages
• Received -SJ 853
• Referred to Transportation; Budget -SJ 853
• Withdrawn from Transportation; Budget -SJ 1153
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 1153
• Substituted for CS/CS/SB 1122 -SJ 1155
• Read 2nd time -SJ 1153
• Read 3rd time -SJ 1155
• CS passed; YEAS 40 NAYS 0 -SJ 1155
• Ordered enrolled -HJ 1715
• Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
• Approved by Governor
• Chapter No. 2012-181, companion bill(s) passed, see HB 393 (Ch. 2012-18), CS/CS/CS/HB 599 (Ch. 2012-174), HB 763 (Ch. 2012-110), CS/CS/HB 1101 (Ch. 2012-151), CS/HB 1287 (Ch. 2012-86), CS/CS/SB 922 (Ch. 2012-159), SB 1998 (Ch. 2012-128)
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