CS/SB 530: Dispute Resolution
GENERAL BILL by Judiciary ; Thrasher
Dispute Resolution; Revising the short title of the “Florida Arbitration Code” to the “Revised Florida Arbitration Code”; providing that an agreement may waive or vary the effect of statutory arbitration provisions; requiring a court to decide whether an agreement to arbitrate exists or a controversy is subject to an agreement to arbitrate; providing that a person waives any objection to lack of or insufficiency of notice by appearing at the arbitration hearing; requiring certain disclosures of interests and relationships by a person before accepting appointment as an arbitrator, etc.
Last Action: 7/1/2013 - Chapter No. 2013-232
Location: Became Law
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Judiciary (JU)
- Rules (RC)
• Referred to Judiciary; Rules -SJ 40
• On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 02/19/13, 1:00 pm, 110 Senate Office Building
• CS by Judiciary; YEAS 9 NAYS 0 -SJ 114
• Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Now in Rules -SJ 114
• Introduced -SJ 40
• CS by Judiciary read 1st time -SJ 110
• On Committee agenda-- Rules, 03/21/13, 8:00 am, 110 Senate Office Building
• Favorable by- Rules; YEAS 14 NAYS 0 -SJ 240
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 240
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/27/13
• Read 2nd time -SJ 265
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -SJ 305
• Amendment(s) adopted (888408) -SJ 306
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 39 NAYS 0 -SJ 306
• In Messages
• Referred to Calendar -HJ 973
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/30/13
• Received -HJ 972
• Read 2nd time -HJ 1012
• Substituted for CS/CS/HB 693 -HJ 1013
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -HJ 1056
• CS passed; YEAS 118 NAYS 0 -HJ 1057
• Ordered enrolled -SJ 986
• Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
• Approved by Governor
• Chapter No. 2013-232
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