Florida Senate - 2017 COMMITTEE AMENDMENT Bill No. SB 832 Ì274534,Î274534 LEGISLATIVE ACTION Senate . House Comm: WD . 03/21/2017 . . . . ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— The Committee on Criminal Justice (Brandes) recommended the following: 1 Senate Amendment to Amendment (937444) (with title 2 amendment) 3 4 Delete line 63 5 and insert: 6 (5) DRONE PILOT STUDY OF CRASH INVESTIGATIONS. 7 Notwithstanding any other provisions of law, beginning July 1, 8 2017, and ending June 30, 2019, the Department of Highway Safety 9 and Motor Vehicles may conduct a pilot study using drones for 10 the investigation of automobile accidents. This subsection also 11 applies to any investigation of an automobile accident in which 12 any law enforcement officer of the department is assisting the 13 investigation of an automobile accident conducted by any other 14 investigating entity. The department shall prepare a report of 15 any use of drones for the investigation of automobile accidents 16 and shall submit the report to the Governor, the President of 17 the Senate, and the Speaker of the House not later than January 18 1, 2020. The report must include, at a minimum, an assessment of 19 any cost savings by the use of drones for the investigation of 20 an automobile accident. 21 (6) CONSTRUCTION.-This section shall be construed in 22 23 ================= T I T L E A M E N D M E N T ================ 24 And the title is amended as follows: 25 Delete line 94 26 and insert: 27 prohibited acts; authorizing the Department of Highway 28 Safety and Motor Vehicles to conduct a pilot study 29 using drones for the investigation of automobile 30 accidents; providing applicability; providing 31 construction; requiring the department to prepare a 32 specified report and submit it to specified persons by 33 a certain date; providing minimum requirements for the 34 report; amending s.