Florida Senate - 2011 SENATOR AMENDMENT Bill No. CS for SB 90 Barcode 712690 LEGISLATIVE ACTION Senate . House . . . Floor: 1/AD/2R . 05/03/2011 10:56 AM . ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— Senator Richter moved the following: 1 Senate Amendment (with title amendment) 2 3 Between lines 27 and 28 4 insert: 5 Section 1. Subsection (3) of section 170.01, Florida 6 Statutes, is amended to read: 7 170.01 Authority for providing improvements and levying and 8 collecting special assessments against property benefited.— 9 (3) Any municipality, subject to the approval by
ofa 10 majority vote of the affected property owners voting in an 11 election, may levy and collect special assessments against 12 property benefited for the purpose of stabilizing and improving: 13 (a) Retail business districts, 14 (b) Wholesale business districts, or 15 (c) Nationally recognized historic districts, 16 17 or any combination of such districts, through promotion, 18 management, marketing, and other similar services in such 19 districts of the municipality. This subsection does not 20 authorize a municipality to use bond proceeds to fund ongoing 21 operations of these districts. 22 23 ================= T I T L E A M E N D M E N T ================ 24 And the title is amended as follows: 25 Delete line 2 26 and insert: 27 An act relating to local government; amending s. 28 170.01, F.S.; clarifying that certain assessments must 29 be approved by a majority vote of certain voting 30 electors; amending s.