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HB 1381: Construction Defects


Construction Defects; Revises when person has cause of action for violation relating to Florida Building Code; revises requirements relating to notices of claim; requires claimant to allow persons served with notice of claim to inspect certain records; provides that claimant, does not have claim for damages that could have been avoided or mitigated.

Effective Date: 7/1/2020
Last Action: 3/14/2020 House - Died in Civil Justice Subcommittee
Bill Text: PDF

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  • Bill History

    Date Chamber Action
    1/13/2020 House • Filed
    1/14/2020 House • Introduced -HJ 123
    1/17/2020 House • Referred to Civil Justice Subcommittee; Business and Professions Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 401
    3/14/2020 House • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
    • Died in Civil Justice Subcommittee

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  • HB 1381, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 1/13/2020 at 11:06 AM

    Bill Text:   PDF
    Analyses:   None

    Related Bills (3)

    Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills
    S 948 Construction Defects Baxley Identical Last Action: 3/14/2020 S Died in Community Affairs
    H 295 (c1) Construction Defects Santiago Compare Last Action: 3/14/2020 H Died in Commerce Committee
    S 1488 Construction Defects Gruters Compare Last Action: 3/14/2020 S Died in Community Affairs

    Citations - Statutes (3)

    Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help
    553.84 Statutory civil action. Page 1 (pdf)
    558.002 Definitions. Page 6 (pdf)
    558.004 Notice and opportunity to repair. Page 2 (pdf)

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