Florida Senate - 2017 SB 284 By Senator Baxley 12-00274-17 2017284__ 1 A bill to be entitled 2 An act relating to specialty license plates; amending 3 ss. 320.08056 and 320.08058, F.S.; directing the 4 Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles to 5 develop a Ronald Reagan license plate; establishing an 6 annual use fee for the plate; providing for 7 distribution and use of fees collected from the sale 8 of the plates; providing an effective date. 9 10 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida: 11 12 Section 1. Paragraph (ffff) is added to subsection (4) of 13 section 320.08056, Florida Statutes, to read: 14 320.08056 Specialty license plates.— 15 (4) The following license plate annual use fees shall be 16 collected for the appropriate specialty license plates: 17 (ffff) Ronald Reagan license plate, $25. 18 Section 2. Subsection (84) is added to section 320.08058, 19 Florida Statutes, to read: 20 320.08058 Specialty license plates.— 21 (84) RONALD REAGAN LICENSE PLATES.— 22 (a) The department shall develop a Ronald Reagan license 23 plate as provided in this section and s. 320.08053. The plate 24 must bear the colors and design approved by the department. The 25 word “Florida” must appear at the top of the plate, and the 26 words “President Ronald Reagan” must appear at the bottom of the 27 plate. 28 (b) The annual use fees from the sale of the plate shall be 29 distributed to Florida Ronald Reagan Centennial, Inc., to be 30 used as follows: 31 1. Up to 15 percent of the proceeds may be used for 32 administrative costs of the organization. 33 2. Up to 10 percent of the proceeds may be used for 34 promotion and marketing of the plate. 35 3. Up to 10 percent of the proceeds shall be donated to the 36 Florida National Guard Foundation. 37 4. The remainder of the proceeds shall be used to fund 38 activities, programs, and projects that educate Florida’s 39 students and residents about the contributions of the nation’s 40 40th President to the state and the United States and to support 41 ongoing research of Alzheimer’s disease for the benefit of 42 Florida residents and their families who suffer from the 43 disease. 44 Section 3. This act shall take effect October 1, 2017.