Florida Senate - 2012 SENATOR AMENDMENT
Bill No. CS for CS for SB 704
Senate . House
Floor: 5/AD/2R .
03/01/2012 12:00 PM .
Senator Bennett moved the following:
1 Senate Amendment (with title amendment)
3 Between lines 1050 and 1051
5 Section 11. Paragraph (e) of subsection (5) of section
6 553.5041, Florida Statutes, is amended to read:
7 553.5041 Parking spaces for persons who have disabilities.—
8 (5) Accessible perpendicular and diagonal accessible
9 parking spaces and loading zones must be designed and located to
10 conform to ss. 502 and 503 of the standards.
11 (e)1. The removal of architectural barriers from a parking
12 facility in accordance with 28 C.F.R. s. 36.304 or with s.
13 553.508 must comply with this section unless compliance would
14 cause the barrier removal not to be readily achievable. If
15 compliance would cause the barrier removal not to be readily
16 achievable, a facility may provide parking spaces at alternative
17 locations for persons who have disabilities and provide
18 appropriate signage directing such persons to the alternative
19 parking if readily achievable. The facility may not reduce the
20 required number or dimensions of those spaces or unreasonably
21 increase the length of the accessible route from a parking space
22 to the facility. The removal of an architectural barrier must
23 not create a significant risk to the health or safety of a
24 person who has a disability or to others.
25 2. A facility that is making alterations under s.
(b) must comply with this section to the maximum
27 extent feasible. If compliance with parking location
28 requirements is not feasible, the facility may provide parking
29 spaces at alternative locations for persons who have
30 disabilities and provide appropriate signage directing such
31 persons to alternative parking. The facility may not reduce the
32 required number or dimensions of those spaces, or unnecessarily
33 increase the length of the accessible route from a parking space
34 to the facility. The alteration must not create a significant
35 risk to the health or safety of a person who has a disability or
36 to others.
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39 And the title is amended as follows:
40 Delete line 63
41 and insert:
42 unlicensed contractors; amending s. 553.5041, F.S.;
43 correcting a cross-reference; amending s. 553.721,