HB 1033: Homeowners' Associations
GENERAL BILL by Representative Mike Beltran
Companion Bill (Similar) : SB 1296
Homeowners' Associations; Authorizes parties to initiate nonbinding arbitration rather than presuit mediation for certain disputes; creates Office of Homeowners' Association Ombudsman within DBPR; provides for funding of office; directs Governor to appoint ombudsman; prohibits ombudsman, officers, & full-time employees from engaging in certain activities or receiving certain remuneration; provides for principal location of ombudsman's office; provides powers & duties of ombudsman.
Effective Date: 07/01/2022
01/07/2022 -- Referred to Regulatory Reform Subcommittee, Civil Justice & Property Rights Subcommittee, State Administration & Technology Appropriations Subcommittee, Commerce Committee
Favorable with CS by Regulatory Reform Subcommittee