Governor Scott signs into law Amendments to Florida Statute 558 – Construction Defects

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On June 16, 2015, Governor Rick Scott signed into law House Bill 87, which was designed to make dramatic changes to Chapter 558 of the Florida Statutes, which relates to construction defect claims.  House Bill 87 takes effect October 1, 2015.

The signification aspects of this amendment are as follows:

Section 558.001 is amended to permit […]