Florida Senate - 2020 COMMITTEE AMENDMENT Bill No. SB 186 Ì929734@Î929734 LEGISLATIVE ACTION Senate . House . . . . . ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— The Committee on Judiciary (Taddeo) recommended the following: 1 Senate Amendment (with title amendment) 2 3 Delete everything after the enacting clause 4 and insert: 5 Section 1. Section 828.32, Florida Statutes, is created to 6 read: 7 828.32 Lease of dogs or cats prohibited.— 8 (1) A person may not do any of the following: 9 (a) Transfer possession of a dog or cat, if the dog or cat 10 is used as collateral for the transfer agreement or is subject 11 to repossession in any manner upon default of the agreement. 12 (b) Lease a dog or cat, if the lease terms provide for or 13 offer the option of transferring ownership of the dog or cat at 14 the end of the lease period. 15 (2) In addition to any other remedies provided by law, the 16 consumer taking possession of a dog or cat in a transfer 17 prohibited by this section is the owner of the dog or cat and is 18 entitled to the return of all amounts the consumer paid under 19 such lease. 20 Section 2. This act shall take effect July 1, 2020. 21 22 ================= T I T L E A M E N D M E N T ================ 23 And the title is amended as follows: 24 Delete everything before the enacting clause 25 and insert: 26 A bill to be entitled 27 An act relating to the lease of dogs and cats; 28 creating s. 828.32, F.S.; prohibiting the transfer of 29 possession of dogs and cats under specified 30 circumstances; prohibiting the lease of dogs and cats 31 under certain circumstances; providing remedies for 32 noncompliance; providing an effective date.