Florida Senate - 2018 SB 7028 By the Committee on Rules 595-03971-18 20187028__ 1 A bill to be entitled 2 An act relating to ratification of Department of 3 Elderly Affairs rules; ratifying a specified rule 4 relating to emergency environmental control for 5 assisted living facilities for the sole and exclusive 6 purpose of satisfying any condition on effectiveness 7 pursuant to s. 120.541(3), F.S., which requires 8 ratification of any rule exceeding the specified 9 thresholds for likely adverse impact or increase in 10 regulatory costs; providing applicability; providing 11 an effective date. 12 13 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida: 14 15 Section 1. (1) The following rule is ratified for the sole 16 and exclusive purpose of satisfying any condition on 17 effectiveness imposed under s. 120.541(3), Florida Statutes: 18 Rule 58A-5.036, Florida Administrative Code, entitled “Emergency 19 Environmental Control for Assisted Living Facilities,” as filed 20 for adoption with the Department of State pursuant to the 21 certification package dated February 13, 2018. 22 (2) This act serves no other purpose and may not be 23 codified in the Florida Statutes. After this act becomes law, 24 its enactment and effective dates shall be noted in the Florida 25 Administrative Code, the Florida Administrative Register, or 26 both, as appropriate. This act does not alter rulemaking 27 authority delegated by prior law, does not constitute 28 legislative preemption of or exception to any provision of law 29 governing adoption or enforcement of the rule cited, and is 30 intended to preserve the status of any cited rule as a rule 31 under chapter 120, Florida Statutes. This act does not cure any 32 rulemaking defect or preempt any challenge based on a lack of 33 authority or a violation of the legal requirements governing the 34 adoption of any rule cited. 35 Section 2. This act shall take effect upon becoming law.