FL H0999 | 2012 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 18-3-2)
Status: Failed on March 9 2012 - 100% progression
Action: 2012-03-09 - Died in Environmental Preservation and Conservation, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/CS/HB 1263 (Ch.
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Deletes legislative intent; defines "bedroom"; provides for any permit issued & approved by DOH for installation, modification, or repair of system to transfer with title of property; prohibits governmental entities from requiring certain inspections & systems; provides circumstances in which system is not considered abandoned; provides for validity of system permit if rules change before final approval of constructed system; provides that system modification, replacement, or upgrade is not required unless bedroom is added to single-family home; deletes provisions requiring system evaluation & assessment program; authorizes counties & municipalities to adopt system evaluation & assessment program; provides criteria, procedures, & requirements for system evaluation & assessment program; defines "system failure"; provides requirements for county health departments; requires DEP & DOH to provide certain information, guidance, & assistance; prohibits adoption of certain rules by DOH; repeals grant program for repair of systems; lowers fees imposed for certain permits.

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Onsite Sewage Treatment and Disposal Systems


Roll Calls

2012-02-29 - House - House: Third Reading RCS#966 (Y: 105 N: 11 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2012-03-09 Died in Environmental Preservation and Conservation, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/CS/HB 1263 (Ch.
2012-03-05 Referred to Environmental Preservation and Conservation; Health Regulation; Budget Subcommittee on Health and Human Services Appropriations; Budget -SJ 849
2012-03-05 Received -SJ 849
2012-02-29 In Messages
2012-02-29 CS passed as amended; YEAS 105 NAYS 11 -HJ 940
2012-02-29 Read 3rd time -HJ 939
2012-02-28 Placed on 3rd reading
2012-02-28 Read 2nd time -HJ 891
2012-02-24 Placed on Special Order Calendar, 02/28/12
2012-02-23 CS/CS/CS by State Affairs Committee read 1st time -HJ 801
2012-02-23 Pending review of CS -under Rule 7.19(c)
2012-02-22 CS/CS/CS by- State Affairs Committee; YEAS 14 NAYS 2 -HJ 815
2012-02-20 On Committee agenda-- State Affairs Committee, 02/22/12, 9:00 am, Webster Hall
2012-02-17 Now in State Affairs Committee -HJ 682
2012-02-17 Pending review of CS under Rule 7.19(c)
2012-02-16 CS/CS by Appropriations Committee read 1st time -HJ 662
2012-02-16 Pending review of CS under Rule 7.19(c)
2012-02-15 CS/CS by Appropriations Committee; YEAS 19 NAYS 0 -HJ 670
2012-02-13 On Committee agenda-- Appropriations Committee, 02/15/12, 8:00 am, Webster Hall
2012-01-31 Now in Appropriations Committee -HJ 318
2012-01-30 CS by Economic Affairs Committee read 1st time -HJ 306
2012-01-30 Pending review of CS under Rule 7.19(c)
2012-01-19 CS by Economic Affairs Committee; YEAS 14 NAYS 1 -HJ 310
2012-01-17 On Committee agenda-- Economic Affairs Committee, 01/19/12, 8:30 am, Reed Hall
2012-01-10 Introduced -HJ 97
2011-12-28 Referred to Economic Affairs Committee; Appropriations Committee; State Affairs Committee -HJ 98
2011-12-12 Filed

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
3810065Amended CodeSee Bill Text
38100651Amended CodeSee Bill Text
38100656Amended CodeSee Bill Text
3810066Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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