HB 1555: Private Property Rights to Prune, Trim, and Remove Trees
GENERAL BILL by McClain ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Morales ; Salzman
Private Property Rights to Prune, Trim, and Remove Trees; Prohibits local governments from requiring notice, application, approval, permit, fee, or mitigation for pruning, trimming, or removal of tree on residential property if property owner possesses certain documentation; provides that tree poses unacceptable risk if removal is only means of practically mitigating its risk below moderate as determined by specified procedures.
Last Action: 3/7/2022 House - Laid on Table; companion bill(s) passed, see CS/SB 518 (Ch. 2022-121)
Bill Text: PDF
Date Chamber Action 1/11/2022 House • Filed
• 1st Reading (Original Filed Version)
1/16/2022 House • Referred to Civil Justice & Property Rights Subcommittee
• Referred to Local Administration & Veterans Affairs Subcommittee
• Referred to Judiciary Committee
• Now in Civil Justice & Property Rights Subcommittee
1/25/2022 House • Added to Civil Justice & Property Rights Subcommittee agenda
1/27/2022 House • Favorable by Civil Justice & Property Rights Subcommittee
• Reported out of Civil Justice & Property Rights Subcommittee
• Now in Local Administration & Veterans Affairs Subcommittee
2/3/2022 House • Added to Local Administration & Veterans Affairs Subcommittee agenda
2/7/2022 House • Favorable by Local Administration & Veterans Affairs Subcommittee
• Reported out of Local Administration & Veterans Affairs Subcommittee
• Now in Judiciary Committee
2/17/2022 House • Added to Judiciary Committee agenda
2/21/2022 House • Favorable by Judiciary Committee
• Reported out of Judiciary Committee
• Bill released to House Calendar
• Added to Second Reading Calendar
3/7/2022 House • Laid on Table; companion bill(s) passed, see CS/SB 518 (Ch. 2022-121)
HB 1555, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 1/11/2022 at 9:18 AM
Bill Text: Analyses: Civil Justice and Property Rights Subcommittee (Post-Meeting) 6/2/2022 (pdf)
Local Administration and Veterans Affairs Subcommittee (Post-Meeting) 2/7/2022 (pdf)
Judiciary Committee (Post-Meeting) 2/21/2022 (pdf)
Related Bills (1)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills S 518 (er) Private Property Rights to Prune, Trim, and Remove Trees Brodeur Identical Last Action: 5/19/2022 Chapter No. 2022-121
Citations - Statutes (1)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 163.045 Tree pruning, trimming, or removal on residential property. Page 1 (pdf)
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