Florida Senate - 2017 SB 188 By Senator Steube 23-00373-17 2017188__ 1 A bill to be entitled 2 An act relating to vacation rentals; amending s. 3 509.032, F.S.; providing that local laws, ordinances, 4 and regulations adopted after a certain date may not 5 restrict the use of, prohibit, or regulate vacation 6 rentals based solely on their classification, use, or 7 occupancy; providing an effective date. 8 9 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida: 10 11 Section 1. Paragraph (b) of subsection (7) of section 12 509.032, Florida Statutes, is amended to read: 13 509.032 Duties.— 14 (7) PREEMPTION AUTHORITY.— 15 (b) A local law, ordinance, or regulation may not restrict 16 the use of vacation rentals, prohibit vacation rentals, or 17 regulate
the duration or frequency of rental ofvacation rentals 18 based solely on their classification, use, or occupancy. This 19 paragraph does not apply to any local law, ordinance, or 20 regulation adopted on or before June 1, 2011. 21 Section 2. This act shall take effect upon becoming a law.