Florida Senate - 2020 SB 732 By Senator Gruters 23-00671A-20 2020732__ 1 A bill to be entitled 2 An act relating to insulation products; creating s. 3 553.843, F.S.; specifying that a person who takes 4 certain actions relating to interior building envelope 5 insulation products without having a certain test 6 report is subject to the Florida Deceptive and Unfair 7 Trade Practices Act; requiring that the test report be 8 provided, upon request, to a local building official; 9 providing an effective date. 10 11 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida: 12 13 Section 1. Section 553.843, Florida Statutes, is created to 14 read: 15 553.843 Interior building envelope insulation products.—Any 16 person who advertises, sells, offers, provides, distributes, or 17 markets a product as interior building envelope insulation 18 without a valid ASTM test report, which also complies with the 19 corresponding ASTM standard for the product, from a commission 20 approved testing laboratory indicating that the product complies 21 with the Florida Building Code is subject to the Florida 22 Deceptive and Unfair Trade Practices Act under part II of 23 chapter 501, brought by the enforcing authority as defined in s. 24 501.203. The test report for interior building envelope 25 insulation indicating that the product complies with the code 26 must be provided, upon request, to the local building official. 27 Section 2. This act shall take effect July 1, 2020.