Florida Senate - 2016 SB 348 By Senator Altman 16-00091-16 2016348__ 1 A bill to be entitled 2 An act relating to vacation rentals; amending s. 3 509.032, F.S.; revising the permitted scope of local 4 laws, ordinances, and regulations with respect to 5 vacation rentals; providing an exemption for 6 subsequent amendments of certain provisions of 7 existing local laws, ordinances, and regulations 8 adopted on or before a specified date; providing an 9 effective date. 10 11 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida: 12 13 Section 1. Paragraph (b) of subsection (7) of section 14 509.032, Florida Statutes, is amended to read: 15 509.032 Duties.— 16 (7) PREEMPTION AUTHORITY.— 17 (b) A local law, ordinance, or regulation may not prohibit 18 vacation rentals,
orregulate the duration or frequency of 19 rental of vacation rentals, or set a minimum stay requirement of 20 more than 7 days for vacation rentals. This paragraph does not 21 apply to any provision of a local law, ordinance, or regulation 22 which is otherwise prohibited by this paragraph but was adopted 23 on or before June 1, 2011, or to any subsequent amendment of 24 such a provision. 25 Section 2. This act shall take effect July 1, 2016.