Florida Senate - 2021 COMMITTEE AMENDMENT Bill No. SB 88 Ì896598rÎ896598 LEGISLATIVE ACTION Senate . House Comm: RCS . 02/01/2021 . . . . ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— The Committee on Judiciary (Brodeur) recommended the following: 1 Senate Amendment 2 3 Delete lines 168 - 175 4 and insert: 5 (8) PUNITIVE DAMAGES.—A plaintiff may not recover punitive 6 damages in a private nuisance action against a farm unless: 7 (a) The alleged nuisance is based on substantially the same 8 conduct that resulted in a criminal conviction or a civil 9 enforcement action by a state or federal environmental 10 regulatory agency; and 11 (b) The conviction or enforcement action occurred within 3 12 years of the first act forming the basis of the nuisance action.