Florida Senate - 2016 COMMITTEE AMENDMENT Bill No. PCS (380674) for CS for SB 1392 Ì169826KÎ169826 LEGISLATIVE ACTION Senate . House Comm: RCS . 03/01/2016 . . . . ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— The Committee on Appropriations (Gaetz) recommended the following: 1 Senate Amendment (with title amendment) 2 3 Delete lines 88 - 104 4 and insert: 5 Section 1. Subsections (5) and (6) are added to section 6 311.12, Florida Statutes, to read: 7 311.12 Seaport security.— 8 (5) ADVISORY COMMITTEE.— 9 (a) There is created the Seaport Security Advisory 10 Committee, which shall be under the direction of the Florida 11 Seaport Transportation and Economic Development Council. 12 (b) The committee shall consist of the following members: 13 1. Five or more port security directors appointed by the 14 council chair shall serve as voting members. The council chair 15 shall designate one member of the committee to serve as 16 committee chair. 17 2. A designee from the United States Coast Guard shall 18 serve ex officio as a nonvoting member. 19 3. A designee from United States Customs and Border 20 Protection shall serve ex officio as a nonvoting member. 21 4. Two representatives from local law enforcement agencies 22 providing security services at a Florida seaport shall serve ex 23 officio as nonvoting members. 24 (c) The committee shall meet at the call of the chair but 25 at least annually. A majority of the voting members constitutes 26 a quorum for the purpose of transacting business of the 27 committee, and a vote of the majority of the voting members 28 present is required for official action by the committee. 29 (d) The committee shall provide a forum for discussion of 30 seaport security issues, including, but not limited to, matters 31 such as national and state security strategy and policy, actions 32 required to meet current and future security threats, statewide 33 cooperation on security issues, and security concerns of the 34 state’s maritime industry. 35 (6) GRANT PROGRAM.— 36 (a) The Florida Seaport Transportation and Economic 37 Development Council shall establish a Seaport Security Grant 38 Program for the purpose of assisting in the implementation of 39 security plans and security measures at the seaports listed in 40 s. 311.09(1). Funds may be used for the purchase of equipment, 41 infrastructure needs, cybersecurity programs, and other security 42 measures identified in a seaport’s approved federal security 43 plan. Such grants may not exceed 75 percent of the total cost of 44 the request and are subject to legislative appropriation. 45 (b) The Seaport Security Advisory Committee shall review 46 applications for the grant program and make recommendations to 47 the council for grant approvals. The council shall adopt by rule 48 criteria to implement this subsection. 49 Section 2. Present subsections (91), (92), and (93) of 50 section 316.003, Florida Statutes, are redesignated as 51 subsections (92), (93), and (94), respectively, and a new 52 subsection (91) is added to that section to read: 53 (91) DRIVER-ASSISTIVE TRUCK PLATOONING TECHNOLOGY.—Vehicle 54 automation and safety technology that integrates sensor array, 55 wireless vehicle-to-vehicle communications, active safety 56 systems, and specialized software to link safety systems and 57 synchronize acceleration and braking between two vehicles while 58 leaving each vehicle’s steering control and systems command in 59 the control of the vehicle’s driver in compliance with the 60 National Highway Traffic Safety Administration rules regarding 61 vehicle-to-vehicle communications. 62 63 ================= T I T L E A M E N D M E N T ================ 64 And the title is amended as follows: 65 Delete line 2 66 and insert: 67 311.12, F.S.; establishing the Seaport Security 68 Advisory Committee directed by the Florida Seaport 69 Transportation and Economic Development Council; 70 providing for membership and duties; directing the 71 council to establish a Seaport Security Grant Program 72 to assist in implementation of security at specified 73 airports; directing the council to adopt rules; 74 amending s.