Florida Senate - 2019                        COMMITTEE AMENDMENT
       Bill No. SB 462
                              LEGISLATIVE ACTION                        
                    Senate             .             House              
                  Comm: RCS            .                                
                  02/11/2019           .                                

       The Committee on Judiciary (Powell) recommended the following:
    1         Senate Amendment to Amendment (447100) (with title
    2  amendment)
    4         Between lines 97 and 98
    5  insert:
    6         Section 8. Section 316.29545, Florida Statutes, is amended
    7  to read:
    8         316.29545 Window sunscreening exclusions; medical
    9  exemption; certain law enforcement vehicles, process server
   10  vehicles, and private investigative service vehicles exempt.—
   11         (1) The department shall issue medical exemption
   12  certificates to persons who are afflicted with Lupus, any
   13  autoimmune disease, or other medical conditions which require a
   14  limited exposure to light, which certificates shall entitle the
   15  person to whom the certificate is issued to have sunscreening
   16  material on the windshield, side windows, and windows behind the
   17  driver which is in violation of the requirements of ss.
   18  316.2951-316.2957. The department shall consult with the Medical
   19  Advisory Board established in s. 322.125 for guidance with
   20  respect to the autoimmune diseases and other medical conditions
   21  which shall be included on the form of the medical certificate
   22  authorized by this section. At a minimum, the medical exemption
   23  certificate shall include a vehicle description with the make,
   24  model, year, vehicle identification number, medical exemption
   25  decal number issued for the vehicle, and the name of the person
   26  or persons who are the registered owners of the vehicle. A
   27  medical exemption certificate shall be nontransferable and shall
   28  become null and void upon the sale or transfer of the vehicle
   29  identified on the certificate.
   30         (2) The department shall exempt all law enforcement
   31  vehicles used in undercover or canine operations from the window
   32  sunscreening requirements of ss. 316.2951-316.2957.
   33         (3) The department shall exempt from the window
   34  sunscreening restrictions of ss. 316.2953, 316.2954, and
   35  316.2956 vehicles that are owned or leased by process servers
   36  certified pursuant to s. 48.29 and private investigators or
   37  private investigative agencies licensed under chapter 493.
   38         (4) The department may charge a fee in an amount sufficient
   39  to defray the expenses of issuing a medical exemption
   40  certificate as described in subsection (1).
   41         (5) The department is authorized to promulgate rules for
   42  the implementation of this section.
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   45  And the title is amended as follows:
   46         Delete line 126
   47  and insert:
   48         service forms; amending s. 316.29545, F.S.; exempting
   49         certified process servers from certain window
   50         sunscreening restrictions; providing an effective
   51         date.