Florida Senate - 2016                        COMMITTEE AMENDMENT
       Bill No. SB 1392
                              LEGISLATIVE ACTION                        
                    Senate             .             House              
                  Comm: RCS            .                                
                  01/27/2016           .                                

       The Committee on Transportation (Brandes) recommended the
    1         Senate Substitute for Amendment (557494) (with title
    2  amendment)
    4         Between lines 351 and 352
    5  insert:
    6         Section 13. Subsection (3) of section 348.565, Florida
    7  Statutes, is amended, and subsection (5) is added to that
    8  section, to read:
    9         348.565 Revenue bonds for specified projects.—The existing
   10  facilities that constitute the Tampa-Hillsborough County
   11  Expressway System are hereby approved to be refinanced by
   12  revenue bonds issued by the Division of Bond Finance of the
   13  State Board of Administration pursuant to s. 11(f), Art. VII of
   14  the State Constitution and the State Bond Act or by revenue
   15  bonds issued by the authority pursuant to s. 348.56(1)(b). In
   16  addition, the following projects of the Tampa-Hillsborough
   17  County Expressway Authority are approved to be financed or
   18  refinanced by the issuance of revenue bonds in accordance with
   19  this part and s. 11(f), Art. VII of the State Constitution:
   20         (3) Lee Roy Selmon Crosstown Expressway System widening,
   21  and any extensions thereof.
   22         (5) Capital projects that the authority is authorized to
   23  acquire, construct, reconstruct, equip, operate, and maintain
   24  pursuant to this part, including, without limitation, s.
   25  348.54(15), provided that any financing of such projects does
   26  not pledge the full faith and credit of the state.
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   28  And the title is amended as follows:
   29         Between lines 59 and 60
   30  insert:
   31         amending s. 348.565, F.S.; expanding the list of
   32         projects of the Tampa-Hillsborough County Expressway
   33         Authority which are approved to be financed or
   34         refinanced by the issuance of certain revenue bonds;