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SB 1676: Legal Notices


Legal Notices; Deleting provisions relating to publication of legal notices in newspapers; defining the term “publicly accessible website”; authorizing government agencies to publish legal notices on their websites; requiring government agencies to provide specified notice to residents concerning alternative methods of receiving legal notices, etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2020
Last Action: 5/3/2019 Senate - Died in Judiciary
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Judiciary (JU)
  2. Governmental Oversight and Accountability (GO)
  3. Rules (RC)

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  • Bill History

    Date Chamber Action
    3/1/2019 Senate • Filed
    3/8/2019 Senate • Referred to Judiciary; Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Rules -SJ 216
    3/13/2019 Senate • Introduced -SJ 215
    5/3/2019 Senate • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
    • Died in Judiciary

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  • SB 1676, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 3/1/2019 at 1:53 PM

    Bill Text:   Web Page | PDF
    Analyses:   None

    Related Bills (2)

    Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills
    H 1235 (c2) Legal Notices Fine Similar Last Action: 5/3/2019 S Died in Judiciary
    S 1710 Legal and Official Advertisements Diaz Compare Last Action: 5/3/2019 S Died in Judiciary

    Citations - Statutes (32)

    Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help
    11.02 Notice of special or local legislation or certain relief acts. Page 8 (pdf)
    45.031 Judicial sales procedure. Page 8 (pdf)
    50.011 Where and in what language legal notices to be published. Page 2 (pdf)
    50.021 Publication when no newspaper in county. Page 3 (pdf)
    50.0211 Internet website publication. Page 3 (pdf)
    50.031 Newspapers in which legal notices and process may be published. Page 3 (pdf)
    50.0311 Page 3 (pdf)
    50.041 Proof of publication; uniform affidavits required. Page 4 (pdf)
    50.051 Proof of publication; form of uniform affidavit. Page 5 (pdf)
    50.061 Amounts chargeable. Page 6 (pdf)
    50.0711 Court docket fund; service charges; publications. Page 6 (pdf)
    69.081 Sunshine in litigation; concealment of public hazards prohibited. Page 9 (pdf)
    121.0511 Revocation of election and alternative plan. Page 10 (pdf)
    121.055 Senior Management Service Class. Page 10 (pdf)
    125.66 Ordinances; enactment procedure; emergency ordinances; rezoning or change of land use ordinances or resolutions. Page 15 (pdf)
    162.12 Notices. Page 18 (pdf)
    166.041 Procedures for adoption of ordinances and resolutions. Page 18 (pdf)
    189.015 Meetings; notice; required reports. Page 21 (pdf)
    190.005 Establishment of district. Page 22 (pdf)
    194.037 Disclosure of tax impact. Page 24 (pdf)
    197.402 Advertisement of real or personal property with delinquent taxes. Page 25 (pdf)
    200.065 Method of fixing millage. Page 26 (pdf)
    316.066 Written reports of crashes. Page 32 (pdf)
    338.223 Proposed turnpike projects. Page 34 (pdf)
    373.0397 Floridan and Biscayne aquifers; designation of prime groundwater recharge areas. Page 35 (pdf)
    373.146 Publication of notices, process, and papers. Page 36 (pdf)
    403.722 Permits; hazardous waste disposal, storage, and treatment facilities. Page 37 (pdf)
    501.059 Telephone solicitation. Page 38 (pdf)
    712.06 Contents of notice; recording and indexing. Page 39 (pdf)
    849.38 Proceedings for forfeiture; notice of seizure and order to show cause. Page 39 (pdf)
    865.09 Fictitious name registration. Page 40 (pdf)
    932.704 Forfeiture proceedings. Page 40 (pdf)

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