Florida Senate - 2021 COMMITTEE AMENDMENT Bill No. CS for SB 856 Ì563192,Î563192 LEGISLATIVE ACTION Senate . House . . . . . ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— The Committee on Community Affairs (Hutson) recommended the following: 1 Senate Amendment (with title amendment) 2 3 Delete everything after the enacting clause 4 and insert: 5 Section 1. Section 377.707, Florida Statutes, is created to 6 read: 7 377.707 Express preemption of fuel retailers and related 8 transportation infrastructure.— 9 (1) As used in this section, the term: 10 (a) “Fuel retailer” means a fuel station or retail 11 establishment that sells fuel to provide power to vehicles. 12 (b) “Related transportation infrastructure” means 13 underground storage tanks, pipelines, or any related equipment 14 that is necessary to dispense fuel at a fuel retailer. 15 (2) A municipality, county, special district, or political 16 subdivision may not do any of the following: 17 (a) Adopt a law, an ordinance, a regulation, a policy, or a 18 resolution that prohibits the siting, development, or 19 redevelopment of a fuel retailer or the related transportation 20 infrastructure that is necessary to provide fuel to a fuel 21 retailer within the entirety of the jurisdictional boundary of 22 the municipality, county, special district, or political 23 subdivision. 24 (b) Adopt or apply a law, an ordinance, a regulation, a 25 policy, or a resolution that results in the de facto prohibition 26 of a fuel retailer or the related transportation infrastructure 27 that is necessary to provide fuel to a fuel retailer within the 28 entirety of the jurisdictional boundary of a municipality, 29 county, special district, or political subdivision. 30 (c) Require a fuel retailer to install or invest in a 31 particular kind of fueling infrastructure, including, but not 32 limited to, electric vehicle charging stations. 33 34 This section does not preempt a municipality, county, special 35 district, or political subdivision from adopting and 36 implementing a law, an ordinance, a regulation, a policy, or a 37 resolution that is not otherwise inconsistent with general law 38 relating to the siting, development, or redevelopment of fuel 39 retailers or related transportation infrastructure necessary for 40 them to provide fuel, if such law, ordinance, regulation, 41 policy, or resolution does not result in a de facto prohibition 42 of fuel retailers or related transportation infrastructure 43 necessary to provide fuel to fuel retailers from being sited, 44 developed, or redeveloped within the entirety of the 45 jurisdictional boundaries of the municipality, county, special 46 district, or political subdivision. 47 Section 2. This act shall take effect July 1, 2021. 48 49 ================= T I T L E A M E N D M E N T ================ 50 And the title is amended as follows: 51 Delete everything before the enacting clause 52 and insert: 53 A bill to be entitled 54 An act relating to the express preemption of fuel 55 retailers and related transportation infrastructure; 56 defining terms; prohibiting a municipality, county, 57 special district, or political subdivision from taking 58 certain actions to prohibit the siting, development, 59 or redevelopment of fuel retailers and the related 60 transportation infrastructure and from requiring fuel 61 retailers to install or invest in a particular fueling 62 infrastructure; providing construction; providing an 63 effective date.