2013 Florida Statutes
Bicycle and pedestrian ways along state roads and transportation facilities.
A. Section 32, ch. 2013-41, added subsection (4) “[i]n order to implement Specific Appropriation 1835A of the 2013-2014 General Appropriations Act.” Specific Appropriation 1835A was vetoed. See ch. 2013-40, the 2013-2014 General Appropriations Act.
B. Section 55, ch. 2013-41, provides that “[a]ny section of this act which implements a specific appropriation or specifically identified proviso language in the 2013-2014 General Appropriations Act is void if the specific appropriation or specifically identified proviso language is vetoed. Any section of this act which implements more than one specific appropriation or more than one portion of specifically identified proviso language in the 2013-2014 General Appropriations Act is void if all the specific appropriations or portions of specifically identified proviso language are vetoed.” As added by s. 32, ch. 2013-41, subsection (4) would have read:
(4) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the department may use funds specifically appropriated for the purpose of the acquisition and development of an integrated system of interconnected multiuse trails of statewide significance and to pay the costs of land acquisition, design, and construction of trails and related facilities. When selecting projects for funding under this section, the department shall give priority to trail projects that have been identified by the Florida Greenways and Trails Council as a priority within the Florida Greenways and Trails System pursuant to chapter 260 and shall provide trail connectivity by eliminating gaps between existing trails. All projects funded under this section shall be included in the department’s work program developed pursuant to s. 339.135. This subsection expires July 1, 2014.