Florida tenant protections could end up on chopping block thanks to new bill

TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) — Just as landlords have rights for maintaining their property and managing residents, the residents themselves have their own enumerated rights, with some variation depending on where they live. A bill proposed in the Florida Legislature could take the localized versions away.

As a state, Florida has statutes that spell out the rights of both landlords and tenants in the state, called the Florida Residential Landlord and Tenant Act, in F.S. chapter 83, Part II.

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