Florida Senate - 2016 COMMITTEE AMENDMENT
Bill No. SB 1288
Senate . House
Comm: RCS .
The Committee on Military and Veterans Affairs, Space, and
Domestic Security (Evers) recommended the following:
1 Senate Amendment (with title amendment)
3 Delete everything after the enacting clause
4 and insert:
5 Section 1. Present subsections (1) through (9) of section
6 252.34, Florida Statutes, are renumbered as subsections (2)
7 through (10), respectively, and a new subsection (1) is added to
8 that section, to read:
9 252.34 Definitions.—As used in this part, the term:
10 (1) “Activate” means the execution and implementation of
11 the necessary plans and activities required to mitigate, respond
12 to, or recover from an emergency or disaster pursuant to this
13 chapter and the state comprehensive emergency management plan.
14 Section 2. Subsection (10) of section 163.360, Florida
15 Statutes, is amended to read:
16 163.360 Community redevelopment plans.—
17 (10) Notwithstanding any other provisions of this part,
18 when the governing body certifies that an area is in need of
19 redevelopment or rehabilitation as a result of an emergency
20 under s. 252.34(4)
s. 252.34(3), with respect to which the
21 Governor has certified the need for emergency assistance under
22 federal law, that area may be certified as a “blighted area,”
23 and the governing body may approve a community redevelopment
24 plan and community redevelopment with respect to such area
25 without regard to the provisions of this section requiring a
26 general plan for the county or municipality and a public hearing
27 on the community redevelopment.
28 Section 3. Subsection (1) of section 474.2125, Florida
29 Statutes, is amended to read:
30 474.2125 Temporary license.—
31 (1) The board shall adopt rules providing for the issuance
32 of a temporary license to a licensed veterinarian of another
33 state for the purpose of enabling her or him to provide
34 veterinary medical services in this state for the animals of a
35 specific owner or, as may be needed in an emergency as defined
36 in s. 252.34(4) s. 252.34(3), for the animals of multiple
37 owners, provided the applicant would qualify for licensure by
38 endorsement under s. 474.217. No temporary license shall be
39 valid for more than 30 days after its issuance, and no license
40 shall cover more than the treatment of the animals of one owner
41 except in an emergency as defined in s. 252.34(4) s. 252.34(3).
42 After the expiration of 30 days, a new license is required.
43 Section 4. Subsection (4) of section 627.659, Florida
44 Statutes, is amended to read:
45 627.659 Blanket health insurance; eligible groups.—Blanket
46 health insurance is that form of health insurance which covers
47 special groups of individuals as enumerated in one of the
48 following subsections:
49 (4) Under a policy or contract issued in the name of a
50 volunteer fire department, first aid group, local emergency
51 management agency as defined in s. 252.34(6) s. 252.34(5), or
52 other group of first responders as defined in s. 112.1815, which
53 is deemed the policyholder, covering all or any grouping of the
54 members or employees of the policyholder or covering all or any
55 participants in an activity or operation sponsored or supervised
56 by the policyholder.
57 Section 5. This act shall take effect upon becoming a law.
59 ================= T I T L E A M E N D M E N T ================
60 And the title is amended as follows:
61 Delete everything before the enacting clause
62 and insert:
63 A bill to be entitled
64 An act relating to emergency management; amending s.
65 252.34, F.S.; defining the term “activate” for
66 purposes of part I of ch. 252, F.S.; amending ss.
67 163.360, 474.2125, and 627.659, F.S.; conforming
68 cross-references; providing an effective date.