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CS/CS/HB 223: Marina Evacuations

GENERAL BILL by State Affairs Committee ; Pandemics and Public Emergencies Committee ; Plasencia ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Leek

Marina Evacuations; Prohibits vessels under specified weight from remaining in certain marinas that have been deemed unsuitable for refuge during hurricane after issuance of hurricane watch; requires marina owner, operator, employee, or agent to remove specified vessels; provides that such owner, operator, employee, or agent may charge vessel owner reasonable fee for such removal & may not be held liable for any damages as result of such removal; provides that owners or operators of certain vessels may be subject to fine that deepwater seaport issuing evacuation order may impose & collect.

Effective Date: 7/1/2021
Last Action: 6/17/2021 - Chapter No. 2021-108
Bill Text: PDF



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
1/12/2021 House • Filed
1/22/2021 House • Referred to Environment, Agriculture and Flooding Subcommittee; Pandemics and Public Emergencies Committee; State Affairs Committee
2/9/2021 House • Added to Environment, Agriculture & Flooding Subcommittee agenda
2/16/2021 House • Favorable by Environment, Agriculture & Flooding Subcommittee
• Reported out of Environment, Agriculture & Flooding Subcommittee
• Now in Pandemics & Public Emergencies Committee
3/2/2021 House • 1st Reading (Original Filed Version)
3/5/2021 House • Added to Pandemics & Public Emergencies Committee agenda
3/9/2021 House • Favorable with CS by Pandemics & Public Emergencies Committee
3/10/2021 House • Reported out of Pandemics & Public Emergencies Committee
• Laid on Table under Rule 7.18(a)
• CS Filed
• 1st Reading (Committee Substitute 1)
3/12/2021 House • Referred to State Affairs Committee
• Now in State Affairs Committee
3/15/2021 House • Added to State Affairs Committee agenda
3/17/2021 House • Favorable with CS by State Affairs Committee
3/18/2021 House • Reported out of State Affairs Committee
• Laid on Table under Rule 7.18(a)
• CS Filed
• 1st Reading (Committee Substitute 2)
3/22/2021 House • Bill referred to House Calendar
• Added to Second Reading Calendar
3/25/2021 House • Bill added to Special Order Calendar (3/31/2021)
3/31/2021 House • Read 2nd time
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Added to Third Reading Calendar
4/1/2021 House • Read 3rd time
• CS passed; YEAS 116, NAYS 0
4/7/2021 Senate • In Messages
4/7/2021 House • Message sent to senate
4/8/2021 Senate • Referred to Rules -SJ 409
• Received -SJ 409
4/14/2021 Senate • Withdrawn from Rules -SJ 438
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
• Substituted for SB 578 -SJ 438
• Read 2nd time -SJ 438
• Read 3rd time -SJ 438
• CS passed; YEAS 40 NAYS 0 -SJ 438
• Immediately certified -SJ 465
4/14/2021 House • In Messages
• Ordered enrolled
6/14/2021 • Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
6/16/2021 • Approved by Governor
6/17/2021 • Chapter No. 2021-108