Florida Senate - 2018                        COMMITTEE AMENDMENT
       Bill No. CS for SB 1104
                              LEGISLATIVE ACTION                        
                    Senate             .             House              

       Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Tourism, and
       Economic Development (Brandes) recommended the following:
    1         Senate Amendment (with title amendment)
    5         Between lines 82 and 83
    6  insert:
    7         Section 1. Subsection (7) of section 319.32, Florida
    8  Statutes, is amended to read:
    9         319.32 Fees; service charges; disposition.—
   10         (7) Notwithstanding any other provision of this section,
   11  the department and tax collector may not charge any fee or
   12  service charge, except for the expedited title fee, if
   13  applicable, for a certificate of title issued for a motor
   14  vehicle solely to:
   15         (a) Remove a deceased coowner from a title registered in
   16  the names of two persons if the other coowner is the surviving
   17  spouse; or
   18         (b) Transfer the title from a deceased owner to a surviving
   19  spouse or any surviving next of kin, if the spouse or next of
   20  kin is a resident of this state and if the vehicle is titled in
   21  this state before the transfer. For purposes of this paragraph,
   22  the term next of kin” means the deceased’s child, brother,
   23  sister, or parent.
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   26  And the title is amended as follows:
   27         Delete line 2
   28  and insert:
   29         An act relating to transportation; amending s. 319.32,
   30         F.S.; prohibiting the Department of Highway Safety and
   31         Motor Vehicles and the tax collector from charging any
   32         fee or service charge, except for the expedited title
   33         fee, if applicable, for a certificate of title issued
   34         for a motor vehicle to transfer the title from a
   35         deceased owner to a surviving spouse or any surviving
   36         next of kin under certain circumstances; defining the
   37         term “next of kin”; amending