Florida Senate - 2022                        COMMITTEE AMENDMENT
       Bill No. SB 1062
                              LEGISLATIVE ACTION                        
                    Senate             .             House              

       The Committee on Judiciary (Bradley) recommended the following:
    1         Senate Substitute for Amendment (397986) 
    3         Delete lines 822 - 846
    4  and insert:
    5         (4) Service of process must also be made on unknown parties
    6  by both of the following means:
    7         (a) By attaching the summons and complaint to a conspicuous
    8  location on the premises involved in the proceedings.
    9         (b) Upon issuance of the summons, by the plaintiff
   10  providing the clerk of the court with one additional copy of the
   11  summons and complaint for each unknown occupant and a prestamped
   12  envelope for each unknown occupant addressed to the unknown
   13  occupant at the address of the premises involved in the
   14  proceedings. The clerk of the court shall immediately mail a
   15  copy of the summons and complaint by first-class mail, note the
   16  fact of mailing in the docket, and file a certificate in the
   17  court file of the fact and date of mailing. The clerk of the
   18  court shall charge such fees for such services as provided by
   19  law.
   20         (5) Service is effective on the unknown party in possession
   21  on the later of the date that personal service is made, the date
   22  of attaching the summons and complaint to a conspicuous location
   23  on the premises, or upon mailing by the clerk.