Florida governor signs bill to speed up state’s foreclosure process

On Friday, June 7, Governor Scott signed House Bill 87 (HB 87) relating to Mortgage Foreclosures into law. What this mean for your association and a new weapon to fight stalled mortgage foreclosures..

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Banks defend their foreclosure practices by blaming overloaded courts for the slog. "We’re trying to speed (cases) up. the state’s "faster foreclosures" bill, approved by the Senate during the.

This past Friday, Governor Scott signed the mortgage foreclosure bill, HB 87, which purports to expedite the backlog of Florida foreclosure actions. According to the bill analysis, Florida foreclosure actions average 853 days, more than double the national average of 414. Nonetheless, as a tradeoff, the bill introduces more onerous pleading requirements on foreclosure plaintiffs [.]

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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – On Monday, Florida Governor rick scott signed 30 bills into law. The bills were presented during the 2018 session and will go into effect in the state of Florida on July 1.

 · Recent, significant changes in Florida’s law of foreclosure. On June 7, 2013, Florida Governor Rick Scott signed into law House. which was created to speed up the foreclosure process.

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On Tuesday, Gov. Rick Scott signed into law a bill that would require engineers. into a retention pond near Alafaya Trail and State Road 408 around 5 a.m. The Chloe’s Law provision would require.

Gov. Rick Scott signed a bill into law friday aimed at accelerating the pace of the death penalty process in Florida that could make the governor the most active executioner in modern state history.

Governor Rick Scott Signs 34 Bills into Law Today Governor Rick Scott signed the following bills into law today: HB 77 Landlords & Tenants – This bill makes numerous changes to the "Florida Residential Landlord and Tenant Act" which governs the relationship between landlords and tenants under a residential rental agreement.

Scott signs bill to speed foreclosures, evictions. One bill could up speed up the foreclosure process in Florida. The other makes it easier for landlords to evict tenants. The two pieces of legislation were among 34 bills that Scott signed.

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