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Florida – SB 1664 (Swimming Pool Definition)

Issue: Sensory Deprivation Tanks

Affects:  Those who build pools/spas

Bill Summary: This bill seeks to amend the definition of ‘public swimming pool’ and ‘public pool’ to specifically exclude sensory deprivation tanks used exclusively for flotation therapy.

This bill also adds that a sensory deprivation tank used exclusively for flotation therapy may not be regulated as a public pool. 

Status: This bill died May 3rd.

SB: http://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2019/1664/BillText/Filed/PDF