Tracked Bills

The following bills are being tracked by the City of Largo during the 2023 session of the Florida Legislature. To quickly find bills on specific topics, please use the keyword search feature.



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Bill Number Bill Title Latest Action Sponsor & Summary
HB105 An Act Relating To The Preemption Of The Regulation of Vacation Rentals Now in Regulatory Reform & Economic Development Subcommittee Basabe - Provides local laws, ordinances, or regulations requiring vacation rental owners or operators to provide local government with certain contact information are not prohibited or preempted to state. Effective Date: July 1, 2023
SB92 An Act Relating To Vacation Rentals Referred to Regulated Industries; Community Affairs; Rules Garcia - Providing that local laws, ordinances, or regulations requiring vacation rental owners or operators to provide the local government with certain contact information are not prohibited or preempted to the state, etc. Effective Date: July 1, 2023
HB401 An Act Relating to Sovereign Immunity Filed Beltran - Removes statutory limits on liability for tort claims against state & its agencies & subdivisions; revises requirements for government entity to settle claim or judgment; revises timeframes within which claim must be presented & within which agency must make final disposition of claim after it is filed to prevent claim from being deemed denied; revises exceptions relating to instituting actions on claims against state or one of its agencies or subdivision. Effective Date: October 1, 2024
HB229 An Act Relating To Taxation Of Affordable Housing Now in Ways & Means Committee Cross - Authorizes counties & municipalities to adopt ordinances to grant partial ad valorem tax exemptions to property owners whose properties are used to provide affordable housing; specifies duties of boards of county commissioners & municipal governing bodies adopting ordinances granting such exemptions; requires owners of property that is improperly granted such exemptions to pay owed taxes, penalties, & interest. Effective Date: July 1, 2023
HB23 An Act Relating To Water And Wastewater Facility Operators Now in Water Quality, Supply & Treatment Subcommittee Bell - Requires DEP to issue water treatment plant operator licenses, water distribution system operator licenses, & domestic wastewater treatment plant operator licenses by reciprocity to certain applicants; authorizes DEP to issue temporary operator licenses during declared state of emergency; requires DEP to waive application fee for temporary operator licenses. Effective Date: July 1, 2023
SB162 An Act Relating To Water And Wastewater Facility Operators Referred to Environment and Natural Resources; Regulated Industries; Fiscal Policy Collins - Revising legislative findings and intent; requiring the Department of Environmental Protection to issue water treatment plant operator licenses, water distribution system operator licenses, and domestic wastewater treatment plant operator licenses by reciprocity to certain applicants; providing licensure requirements; authorizing the department to issue temporary operator licenses during a declared state of emergency, etc. Effective Date: July 1, 2023
SB170 An Act Relating To Local Ordinances Filed Trumbull -  Authorizing courts to assess and award reasonable attorney fees and costs and damages in certain civil actions filed against local governments; requiring a board of county commissioners to prepare or cause to be prepared a business impact estimate before the enactment of a proposed ordinance; requiring a county to suspend enforcement of an ordinance that is the subject of a certain legal action if certain conditions are met; requiring a governing body of a municipality to prepare or cause to be prepared a business impact estimate before the enactment of a proposed ordinance, etc. Effective Date: October 1, 2023
SB346 An Act Relating To Public Construction Filed DiCeglie - Providing that applications for approval of a development permit or development order which are under review by a municipality are deemed approved after a specified timeframe; requiring a certain list to include a dollar valuation using reasonable market rates of the estimated cost to complete items on the list; revising the timeframe within which proceedings must commence to resolve disputes between vendors and local governmental entities; revising the conditions that require a public entity to pay or release amounts subject to certain disputes or claims, etc. Effective Date: July 1, 2023
HB383 An Act Relating To Public Construction Filed Griffitts - Provides that certain permit applications shall be deemed approved; revises provisions relating to payments for purchases of construction services by local governmental entities & public entities; revises time periods within which certain proceedings must be commenced & concluded; provides dates by which undisputed portion of certain payment requests must be paid. Effective Date: July 1, 2023
HB359 An Act Relating To Local Government Comprehensive Plans Filed Duggan -  Authorizes certain administrative modifications to capital improvement schedules; provides that prevailing party in challenge to plan or plan amendment is entitled to recover attorney fees & costs; awards attorney fees & costs, including reasonable appellate attorney fees & costs, to prevailing party in challenge to compliance of small scale development amendment. Effective Date: July 1, 2023
HB361 An Act Relating To Municipal Water & Sewer Rates Filed Roninson (F) -  Requires municipality to charge customers receiving its utility services in another municipality same rates, fees, & charges as it charges consumers within its municipal boundaries. Effective Date: July 1, 2023