Florida Senate - 2017 COMMITTEE AMENDMENT Bill No. SB 1734 Ì7250661Î725066 LEGISLATIVE ACTION Senate . House Comm: WD . 04/04/2017 . . . . ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— The Committee on Military and Veterans Affairs, Space, and Domestic Security (Rouson) recommended the following: 1 Senate Amendment (with title amendment) 2 3 Between lines 9 and 10 4 insert: 5 Section 1. Paragraph (ffff) is added to subsection (4) of 6 section 320.08056, Florida Statutes, to read: 7 320.08056 Specialty license plates.— 8 (4) The following license plate annual use fees shall be 9 collected for the appropriate specialty license plates: 10 (ffff) Florida Native license plate, $25. 11 Section 2. Subsection (84) is added to section 320.08058, 12 Florida Statutes, to read: 13 320.08058 Specialty license plates.— 14 (84) FLORIDA NATIVE LICENSE PLATES.— 15 (a) The department shall develop a Florida Native license 16 plate as provided in s. 320.08053 and this section. The word 17 “Florida” must appear at the top of the plate, and the word 18 “Native” must appear at the bottom of the plate. The plate must 19 contain a camouflage background that includes leaves, flowers, 20 or fronds of a minimum of 12 different Florida native plants. 21 (b)1. The department shall retain all annual use fees from 22 the sale of the plate until all startup costs for developing and 23 issuing the plate have been recovered. 24 2. Thereafter, the annual use fees from the sale of the 25 plate shall be distributed to Florida Native Plant Society, a 26 Florida nonprofit corporation, which may use a maximum of 10 27 percent of such fees for administrative costs and a maximum of 28 20 percent to market and promote the plate. The balance of the 29 fees shall be used by Florida Native Plant Society to fulfill 30 the mission of the Florida Native Plant Society. Of this balance 31 of the fees, a minimum of 25 percent may be used for 32 maintaining, improving, or restoring public native species and 33 hunting and fishing habitats, and 25 percent may be used for 34 promoting the cultivation of Florida’s agricultural products 35 through the preservation of native non-crop plants to provide 36 habitats for pollinators and natural enemies to plant pests and 37 to provide pollen and nectar and undisturbed habitat for bee 38 nesting throughout the growing season. 39 40 ================= T I T L E A M E N D M E N T ================ 41 And the title is amended as follows: 42 Delete line 2 43 and insert: 44 An act relating to license plates; amending s. 45 320.08056, F.S.; providing an annual use fee for the 46 Florida Native license plate; amending s. 320.08058, 47 F.S.; directing the Department of Highway Safety and 48 Motor Vehicles to develop the Florida Native license 49 plate; providing for distribution and use of the fees 50 collected from the sale of the plate; amending s.