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HB 605: Design Professionals

GENERAL BILL by Steube ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Ford ; Gaetz ; Van Zant

Design Professionals; Limits liability for engineers, surveyors & mappers, architects, interior designers, & registered landscape architects as result of construction defects resulting from performance of contract; provides that, if contract requires professional liability insurance, contract may not limit liability of design professional in manner that is inconsistent with insurance requirements; provides exceptions to limitation of liability for design professionals, etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2011
Last Action: 5/7/2011 House - Died in Civil Justice Subcommittee
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF

Bill History

Date Chamber Action
2/3/2011 House • Filed
2/16/2011 House • Referred to Civil Justice Subcommittee; Business and Consumer Affairs Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 54
3/8/2011 House • Introduced -HJ 54
5/7/2011 House • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Civil Justice Subcommittee