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Florida Anchoring Information

The Florida 2015 legislative session is underway, with several bills that could change anchoring policy in the state currently under consideration.  Via our lobbyist in Tallahassee, BoatU.S. is actively engaged with state lawmakers to ensure that active, responsible boaters will continue to enjoy the Sunshine State.

Click here to contact your state senator about SB 1548 which would create a state-wide anchoring limit of 200 feet from residential property.

Click here to contact your state representative about House Committee Bill HWSS 15-06 which addresses problems with derelict vessels and those headed that way.

Background information on anchoring issues: