2008 LegislatureCS for SB 794
An act relating to the excavation and demolition
notification system; amending s. 556.105, F.S.;
prohibiting charging a member operator for the costs or
expenses associated with compliance with system procedures
by an excavator; prohibiting charging an excavator for the
costs or expenses associated with compliance with system
procedures by a member operator; providing for
application; providing an effective date.
Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida:
Section 1. Subsection (13) is added to section 556.105,
Florida Statutes, to read:
(13) Any costs or expenses associated with compliance by an
excavator with the requirements in this section applicable to
excavators shall not be charged to any member operator. Any costs
or expenses associated with compliance by a member operator with
the requirements in this section applicable to member operators
shall not be charged to any excavator. No person shall charge the
costs or expenses prohibited by this subsection after the
effective date of this act. This subsection shall not excuse a
member operator or excavator from liability for any damage or
injury for which it would be responsible under applicable law.
Section 2. This act shall take effect upon becoming a law.
CODING: Words stricken are deletions; words underlined are additions.