H.B.1013. Daylight Saving Time

Florida House of Representatives
Last action 8 months ago
Polls (closed):
Yay (4)    Nay (0)

Sponsors

Nunez

Summary

                    A bill to be entitled An act relating to daylight saving time; providing legislative intent regarding the State of Florida and its political subdivisions observing daylight saving time year-round under certain conditions.

WHEREAS, the State of Florida is known as the "Sunshine State," and.

WHEREAS, as the "Sunshine State," Florida should be kept sunny year-round, NOW, THEREFORE, Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida:

Section 1. (1) This section may be cited as the "Sunshine Protection Act."
                
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                    (2) If the United States Congress amends 15 U.S.C. s. 260a to authorize states to observe daylight saving time year-round, it is the intent of the Legislature that daylight saving time shall be the year-round standard time of the entire state and all of its political subdivisions.

Section 2. This act shall take effect July 1, 2018.
                

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Actions

  • Chapter No. 2018-99

    Tue, Mar 27th 2018
  • Approved by Governor

    Fri, Mar 23rd 2018
  • Signed by Officers and presented to Governor

    Wed, Mar 14th 2018
  • Ordered enrolled

    Tue, Mar 6th 2018
  • Passed; YEAS 33 NAYS 2

    Tue, Mar 6th 2018
  • Read 3rd time

    Tue, Mar 6th 2018
  • Placed on 3rd reading

    Mon, Mar 5th 2018
  • Read 2nd time

    Mon, Mar 5th 2018
  • Substituted for CS/CS/SB 858

    Mon, Mar 5th 2018
  • Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading

    Mon, Mar 5th 2018
  • Withdrawn from Community Affairs; Commerce and Tourism; Rules

    Mon, Mar 5th 2018
  • Received

    Wed, Feb 21st 2018
  • In Messages

    Tue, Feb 20th 2018
  • Referred to Community Affairs; Commerce and Tourism; Rules

    Tue, Feb 20th 2018
  • Passed; YEAS 103 NAYS 11

    Wed, Feb 14th 2018
  • Read 2nd time

    Wed, Feb 14th 2018
  • Read 3rd time

    Wed, Feb 14th 2018
  • Placed on Special Order Calendar, 02/14/18

    Thu, Feb 8th 2018
  • Placed on Calendar

    Thu, Feb 1st 2018
  • Favorable by- Government Accountability Committee; YEAS 18 NAYS 0

    Thu, Feb 1st 2018
  • On Committee agenda-- Government Accountability Committee, 02/01/18, 12:00 pm, Morris Hall

    Tue, Jan 30th 2018
  • Now in Government Accountability Committee

    Wed, Jan 24th 2018
  • Favorable by Local, Federal and Veterans Affairs Subcommittee; YEAS 11 NAYS 0

    Wed, Jan 24th 2018
  • On Committee agenda-- Local, Federal and Veterans Affairs Subcommittee, 01/24/18, 8:30 am, 12 HOB

    Mon, Jan 22nd 2018
  • Introduced

    Tue, Jan 9th 2018
  • Referred to Local, Federal and Veterans Affairs Subcommittee; Government Accountability Committee

    Wed, Jan 3rd 2018
  • Filed

    Fri, Dec 15th 2017