SB 1244 -  Housing

by Torres
Citing this act as “Keep Floridians Housed Act”; creating the Department of Housing and Tenant Rights as a new department of state government; providing requirements for rental agreements; requiring that a landlord provide written notice of a rent increase to a tenant by a specified time; prohibiting landlords from charging tenants a security deposit that is more than 1 month’s rent; revising and specifying grounds for termination of a rental agreement; authorizing local governments and special districts to adopt a specified impact fee, etc.
Effective Date: 07/01/2024
Last Event: 03/08/24 S Died in Judiciary on Friday, March 8, 2024 2:25 PM

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Senate Referrals

  • Judiciary
  • Governmental Oversight and Accountability
  • Appropriations

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Bill History

Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: S Died in Judiciary Time: 03/08/2024 - 2:25 PM Member: Committee: Judiciary Version: __
Event: S Introduced Time: 01/09/2024 - 9:37 AM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: S Referred to Judiciary; Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Appropriations Time: 01/08/2024 - 4:34 PM Member: Committee: Judiciary Version: __
Event: S Filed Time: 01/03/2024 - 3:11 PM Member: Committee: Version: __