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HB 369 — Construction Contracting Regulation Exemption

by Reps. Rodriguez, Fernandez-Barquin, and others (SB 1212 by Senator Rodriguez)

This summary is provided for information only and does not represent the opinion of any Senator, Senate Officer, or Senate Office.

Prepared by: Regulated Industries Committee (RI)

The bill exempts members of the Miccosukee Tribe of Indians of Florida and members of the Seminole Tribe of Florida from the provisions of ch. 489, part I, F.S., relating to Construction Contracting, when constructing a chickee. A chickee is an open-sided wooden hut that has a thatched roof of palm or palmetto or other traditional materials, and that does not incorporate any electrical, plumbing, or other nonwood features.

If approved by the Governor, these provisions take effect July 1, 2021.

Vote: Senate 40-0; House 115-0