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Florida – HB 775/ SB 1118 (Workforce)
Issue: Construction Industry Workforce
Affects: Those who build pools/spas
Bill Summary: This bill relates to the Building Code Administrators and Inspectors Fund which requires certain funds to be used for construction industry workforce purposes.
On a quarterly calendar basis, one quarter of 1% of the proceeds from the permit fee surcharge shall be distributed to the M.E. Rinker, Sr., School of Construction Management at the University of Florida.
The funds may be used for the following:
The remaining proceeds from the surcharge will be allocated equally to fund the Florida Homeowners' Construction Recovery Fund and the functions of the Building Code Administrators and Inspectors Board.
Status: Both bills died May 3, 2019.
HB 775: http://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2019/775/BillText/Filed/PDF
SB 1118: http://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2019/1118/BillText/Filed/PDF