Select Committee on Condominium & Homeowners Association Governance

Start Date and Time: Saturday, January 26, 2008 10:00 AM
End Date and Time: Saturday, January 26, 2008 6:00 PM
Location: BCC South Campus Auditorium, SEE COMMENTS
Duration: 8.00
Meeting Overview/Summary:
Meeting will be held at: Broward Community College South Campus Auditorium, Building #68, 7200 Hollywood/Pines Boulevard, Pembroke Pines, Florida. A campus map may be accessed at If you are a person requesting a reasonable accommodation to enable you to participate in this meeting, please contact Broward Community College Disabilities Services at (954) 201-8913 (Voice and TDD).

The purpose of the meeting is to examine state governance of condominiums, cooperatives, and homeowners associations, to include accounting, budgeting, audits, theft by officers and directors, elections, and access to records, the state regulation of condominiums and cooperatives by the Department of Business and Professional Regulation.

The Chair has invited representatives of the Department of Business and Professional Regulation, the Condominium Ombudsman, and other interested parties to attend the meeting. The Select Committee will hear testimony from the public regarding issues with their association, and will attempt to resolve issues where possible.

Chairman Robaina asks that members of the public who testify before the Select Committee be prepared to offer specific recommendations for amendments to the laws governing associations. Such laws are primarily found in Chapters 718, 719, and 720 of the Florida Statutes. The Florida Statutes may be accessed at many libraries and government offices, or at: