Florida Senate - 2011                          SENATOR AMENDMENT
       Bill No. CS for CS for SB 2076
                                Barcode 709514                          
                              LEGISLATIVE ACTION                        
                    Senate             .             House              
                Floor: 8/AD/2R         .                                
             05/05/2011 03:01 PM       .                                

       Senator Siplin moved the following:
    1         Senate Amendment (with title amendment)
    3         Between lines 1377 and 1378
    4  insert:
    5         Section 47. (1) The Division of Forestry of the Department
    6  of Agriculture and Consumer Services is renamed the "Florida
    7  Forest Service."
    8         (2) The Legislature recognizes that there is a need to
    9  conform the Florida Statutes to the organizational changes in
   10  this act and that there may be a need to resolve apparent
   11  conflicts with any other legislation that has been or may be
   12  enacted during the 2011 Regular Session or an extension thereof.
   13  Therefore, in the interim between this act becoming law and the
   14  2012 Regular Session of the Legislature or an earlier special
   15  session addressing this issue, the Division of Statutory
   16  Revision shall provide the relevant substantive committees of
   17  the Senate and the House of Representatives with assistance,
   18  upon request, to enable such committees to prepare draft
   19  legislation to conform the Florida Statutes and any legislation
   20  enacted during 2011 to the provisions of this act.
   21         Section 48. Paragraph (h) of subsection (2) of section
   22  20.14, Florida Statutes, is amended to read:
   23         20.14 Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services.—
   24  There is created a Department of Agriculture and Consumer
   25  Services.
   26         (2) The following divisions of the Department of
   27  Agriculture and Consumer Services are established:
   28         (h) Florida Forest Service Forestry.
   29         Section 49. Subsections (4) and (11) of section 261.03,
   30  Florida Statutes, are amended to read:
   31         261.03 Definitions.—As used in this chapter, the term:
   32         (4) "Division" means the Florida Forest Service Division of
   33  Forestry of the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services.
   34         (11) "Trust fund" means the Incidental Trust Fund of the
   35  Florida Forest Service Division of Forestry of the Department of
   36  Agriculture and Consumer Services.
   37         Section 50. Subsection (8) of section 570.29, Florida
   38  Statutes, is amended to read:
   39         570.29 Departmental divisions.—The department shall include
   40  the following divisions:
   41         (8) Florida Forest Service Forestry.
   42         Section 51. Section 570.548, Florida Statutes, is amended
   43  to read:
   44         570.548 Florida Forest Service Division of Forestry; powers
   45  and duties.—The duties of the Florida Forest Service Division of
   46  Forestry include, but are not limited to, administering and
   47  enforcing those powers and responsibilities of the Florida
   48  Forest Service division prescribed in chapters 589, 590, and 591
   49  and the rules adopted under those chapters pursuant thereto and
   50  in other forest fire, forest protection, and forest management
   51  laws of this state.
   52         Section 52. Section 570.549, Florida Statutes, is amended
   53  to read:
   54         570.549 Director; duties.—
   55         (1) The director of the Florida Forest Service Division of
   56  Forestry shall be appointed by the commissioner and shall serve
   57  at the commissioner's pleasure.
   58         (2) It shall be the duty of The director shall of this
   59  division to direct and supervise the overall operation of the
   60  Florida Forest Service division and to exercise such other
   61  powers and duties as authorized by the department.
   62         Section 53. subsection (1) of section 570.903, Florida
   63  Statutes, is amended to read:
   64         570.903 Direct-support organization.—
   65         (1) When the Legislature authorizes the establishment of a
   66  direct-support organization to provide assistance for the
   67  museums, the Florida Agriculture in the Classroom Program, the
   68  Florida State Collection of Arthropods, the Friends of the
   69  Florida State Forests Program of the Florida Forest Service
   70  Division of Forestry, and the Forestry Arson Alert Program, and
   71  other programs of the department, the following provisions shall
   72  govern the creation, use, powers, and duties of the direct
   73  support organization:.
   74         (a) The department shall enter into a memorandum or letter
   75  of agreement with the direct-support organization, which shall
   76  specify the approval of the department, the powers and duties of
   77  the direct-support and rules with which the direct-support
   78  organization must shall comply.
   79         (b) The department may permit, without charge, appropriate
   80  use of property, facilities, and personnel of the department by
   81  a direct-support organization, subject to the provisions of ss.
   82  570.902 and 570.903. The use shall be directly in keeping with
   83  the approved purposed of the direct-support organization and may
   84  shall not be made at times or places that would unreasonably
   85  interfere with opportunities for the general public to use
   86  department facilities for established purposes.
   87         (c) The department shall prescribe by contract or by rule
   88  conditions with which a direct-support organization must shall
   89  comply in order to use property, facilities, or personnel of the
   90  department or museum. Such rules shall provide for budget and
   91  audit review and oversight by the department.
   92         (d) The department may shall not permit the use of
   93  property, facilities, or personnel of the museum, department, or
   94  designated program by a direct-support organization that which
   95  does not provide equal employment opportunities to all personal
   96  regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, or national
   97  origin.
   98         Section 53. Subsection (1) of section 590.015, Florida
   99  Statutes, is amended to read:
  100         590.015 Definitions.—As used in this chapter, the term:
  101         (1) "Division" means the Florida Forest Service Division of
  102  Forestry of the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services.
  104  ================= T I T L E  A M E N D M E N T ================
  105         And the title is amended as follows:
  106         Delete line 231
  107  and insert:
  108         products; renaming the department's Division of
  109         Forestry as the Florida Forest Service; providing for
  110         conforming legislation; providing for assistance to
  111         certain legislative substantive committees by the
  112         Division of Statutory Revision of the Office of
  113         Legislative Services for certain purposes; amending
  114         ss. 20.14, 261.03, 570.29, 570.548, 570.549, 570.903,
  115         and 590.015, F.S., to conform; providing an effective
  116         date.