Florida Senate - 2012 COMMITTEE AMENDMENT
Bill No. CS for SB 1168
Senate . House
Comm: FAV .
The Committee on Commerce and Tourism (Ring) recommended the
1 Senate Amendment
3 Delete lines 280 - 298
4 and insert:
5 all ports listed in s. 311.09
located in this state.
6 (2) A minimum of $15 $8 million per year shall be made
7 available from the State Transportation Trust Fund to fund the
8 Florida Seaport Transportation and Economic Development Program.
9 The Florida Seaport Transportation and Economic Development
10 Council created in s. 311.09 shall develop guidelines for
11 project funding. Council staff, the Department of
12 Transportation, and the Department of Economic Opportunity shall
13 work in cooperation to review projects and allocate funds in
14 accordance with the schedule required for the Department of
15 Transportation to include these projects in the tentative work
16 program developed pursuant to s. 339.135(4).
17 (3)(a) Program Funds of the Florida Seaport Transportation
18 and Economic Development Program shall be used to fund approved
19 projects on a 50-50 matching basis with any of the deepwater
20 ports, as listed in s. 311.09 and s. 403.021(9), as listed in s.