Bill No. CS/CS/CS/HB 849
Amendment No. 503715
Senate House

1Representative Davis offered the following:
3     Amendment (with title amendment)
4     Remove lines 844-867 and insert:
5     (2)  A public swimming pool or spa built before January 1,
61993, with a single main drain other than an unblockable drain
7must be equipped with at least one of the following features
8that complies with any American Society of Mechanical Engineers,
9American National Standards Institute, American Standard for
10Testing and Materials, or other applicable consumer product
11safety standard for such system or device and protects against
12evisceration and body-and-limb suction entrapment:
13     (a)  A safety vacuum release system that ceases operation
14of the pump, reverses the circulation flow, or otherwise
15provides a vacuum release at a suction outlet when a blockage is
16detected and that has been tested by an independent third party
17and found to conform to American Society of Mechanical
18Engineers/American National Standards Institute standard
19A112.19.17, American Standard for Testing and Materials standard
2026 F2387, or any successor standard.
21     (b)  A suction-limiting vent system with a tamper-resistant
22atmospheric opening.
23     (c)  A gravity drainage system that uses a collector tank.
24     (d)  An automatic pump shut-off system.
25     (e)  A device or system that disables the drain.
26     (3)  The determination and selection of a feature under
27subsection (2) for a public swimming pool or spa constructed
28before January 1, 1993, is at the sole discretion of the owner
29or operator of the public swimming pool or spa. A licensed
30contractor described in s. 489.105(3)(j), (k), or (l) must
31install the feature.
T I T L E  A M E N D M E N T
35     Remove line 59 and insert:
36creating s. 514.0315, F.S.; requiring certain public

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