Bill No. CS/CS/CS/HB 849
Amendment No. 908851
Senate House

1Representative Davis offered the following:
3     Amendment (with title amendment)
4     Remove lines 317-319 and insert:
5     Section 9.  Paragraph (f) of subsection (1) and subsection
6(3) of section 468.8319, Florida Statutes, are amended to read:
7     468.8319  Prohibitions; penalties.-
8     (1)  A person may not:
9     (f)  Perform or offer to perform any repairs to a home on
10which the inspector or the inspector's company has prepared a
11home inspection report. This paragraph does not apply to:
12     1.  a home warranty company that is affiliated with or
13retains a home inspector to perform repairs pursuant to a claim
14made under a home warranty contract.
15     2.  A certified contractor who is classified in s.
16489.105(3) as a Division I contractor. However, the department  
17may adopt rules requiring that, if such contractor performs the  
18home inspection and offers to perform the repairs, the contract  
19for repairs provided to the homeowner discloses that he or she  
20has the right to request competitive bids.
T I T L E  A M E N D M E N T
24     Between lines 34 and 35, insert:
25exemption for certain contractors from the prohibition
26against performing repairs on a home that has a home
27inspection report; deleting an

CODING: Words stricken are deletions; words underlined are additions.