Florida Senate - 2014 COMMITTEE AMENDMENT
Bill No. SB 696
Senate . House
Comm: RCS .
1 Senate Amendment (with directory and title amendments)
3 Delete lines 207 - 246
4 and insert:
5 5. By interlocal agreement effective July 1, 2014, through
6 no later than June 30, 2018, to reimburse a county or another
7 local governmental entity for the direct actual costs of
8 operating such fire station.
9 (b) Funds generated annually in excess of those required to
10 pay the expenses in paragraph (a) may be transferred to the
11 Everglades Fund of the South Florida Water Management District.
12 The South Florida Water Management District shall deposit funds
13 for projects undertaken pursuant to s. 373.4592 in the
14 Everglades Trust Fund pursuant to s. 373.45926(4)(a). Any funds
15 remaining in the Everglades Fund may be used for environmental
16 projects to restore the natural values of the Everglades,
17 subject to compliance with any applicable federal laws and
18 regulations. Projects must shall be limited to:
19 1. (a) Highway redesign to allow for improved sheet flow of
20 water across the southern Everglades.
21 2. (b) Water conveyance projects to enable more water
22 resources to reach Florida Bay to replenish marine estuary
24 3. (c) Engineering design plans for wastewater treatment
25 facilities as recommended in the Water Quality Protection
26 Program Document for the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary.
27 4. (d) Acquisition of lands to move STA 3/4 out of the Toe
28 of the Boot, provided such lands are located within 1 mile of
29 the northern border of STA 3/4.
30 5. (e) Other Everglades Construction Projects as described
31 in the February 15, 1994, conceptual design document.
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34 And the directory clause is amended as follows:
35 Delete line 189
36 and insert:
37 Section 6. Subsection (3) of section 338.26,
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40 And the title is amended as follows:
41 Delete lines 29 - 31
42 and insert:
43 Everglades Trust Fund;