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SB 628: Urban Agriculture

GENERAL BILL by Rouson

Urban Agriculture; Exempting farm equipment used in urban agriculture from certain provisions requiring farm equipment to be located a specified distance from a public road; providing that nonresidential farm buildings, fences, or signs located on lands used for urban agriculture are not exempt from the Florida Building Code or local governmental regulations; creating the “Florida Urban Agriculture Act”; expressly preserving local governmental authority to regulate urban agriculture under certain circumstances, etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2021
Last Action: 1/28/2021 Senate - Referred to Agriculture; Community Affairs; Rules
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Agriculture (AG)
  2. Community Affairs (CA)
  3. Rules (RC)



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
1/13/2021 Senate • Filed
1/28/2021 Senate • Referred to Agriculture; Community Affairs; Rules