Florida Senate - 2017 SENATOR AMENDMENT Bill No. CS/HB 425, 1st Eng. Ì944410nÎ944410 LEGISLATIVE ACTION Senate . House . . . Floor: 1/PD/2R . 05/03/2017 02:55 PM . ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— Senator Steube moved the following: 1 Senate Amendment (with title amendment) 2 3 Delete everything after the enacting clause 4 and insert: 5 Section 1. Paragraph (b) of subsection (7) of section 6 509.032, Florida Statutes, is amended, and a new paragraph (d) 7 is added to that subsection, to read: 8 509.032 Duties.— 9 (7) PREEMPTION AUTHORITY.— 10 (b) A local law, ordinance, or regulation may not prohibit 11 vacation rentals or regulate the duration or frequency of rental 12 of vacation rentals. This paragraph does not apply to any local 13 law, ordinance, or regulation adopted on or before June 1, 2011. 14 This paragraph also does not apply to any local law, ordinance, 15 or regulation adopted on or before June 1, 2011, if that local 16 law, ordinance, or regulation adopted on or before June 1, 2011, 17 is being amended to be less restrictive as to duration or 18 frequency. 19 (d) For properties owned, in whole or in part, by a 20 servicemember as defined in s. 250.01 or by a disabled veteran 21 with a service-connected disability rating of 30 percent or more 22 according to the United States Department of Veterans Affairs, a 23 local law, ordinance, or regulation may not prohibit such 24 properties from being used as a vacation rental or regulate the 25 duration or frequency of the vacation rental of such properties. 26 This prohibition shall include local laws, ordinances, or 27 regulations adopted before June 1, 2011. 28 Section 2. This act shall take effect upon becoming a law. 29 30 ================= T I T L E A M E N D M E N T ================ 31 And the title is amended as follows: 32 Delete everything before the enacting clause 33 and insert: 34 A bill to be entitled 35 An act relating to vacation rentals; amending s. 36 509.032, F.S.; revising applicability for a preemption 37 of certain local laws, ordinances, or regulations 38 regarding vacation rentals; specifying that local 39 laws, ordinances, or regulations regarding vacation 40 rentals may not prohibit servicemember or certain 41 disabled veteran-owned properties from being used as 42 vacation rentals or regulate the frequency or duration 43 of such rentals; providing an effective date.