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CS/HB 219: Vacation Rentals

GENERAL BILL by Regulatory Reform Subcommittee ; Fischer ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Melo ; Sabatini

Vacation Rentals; Requires advertising platforms to collect & remit specified taxes imposed for certain transactions; preempts regulation of vacation rentals to state; prohibits local law, ordinance, or regulation from allowing or requiring inspections or licensing of public lodging establishments, including vacation rentals, or public food service establishments; requires licenses issued by Division of Hotels & Restaurants of DBPR to be displayed conspicuously to public inside licensed establishment.

Effective Date: upon becoming a law
Last Action: 4/30/2021 House - Died in Ways & Means Committee
Bill Text: PDF

Bill History

Date Chamber Action
1/12/2021 House • Filed
1/22/2021 House • Referred to Regulatory Reform Subcommittee; Ways and Means Committee; Commerce Committee
2/3/2021 House • Added to Regulatory Reform Subcommittee agenda
2/10/2021 House • Favorable with CS by Regulatory Reform Subcommittee
2/11/2021 House • Reported out of Regulatory Reform Subcommittee
• Laid on Table under Rule 7.18(a)
• CS Filed
2/17/2021 House • Referred to Ways & Means Committee
• Referred to Commerce Committee
• Now in Ways & Means Committee
3/2/2021 House • 1st Reading (Original Filed Version)
• 1st Reading (Committee Substitute 1)
3/18/2021 House • Added to Ways & Means Committee agenda
4/30/2021 House • Died in Ways & Means Committee