Florida Senate - 2021                                    SB 1512
       By Senator Wright
       14-01642-21                                           20211512__
    1                        A bill to be entitled                      
    2         An act relating to Space Florida board of directors;
    3         amending s. 331.3081, F.S.; revising the membership of
    4         the board of directors of Space Florida to include two
    5         ex officio, nonvoting members appointed by the
    6         Legislature; providing an effective date.
    8  Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida:
   10         Section 1. Section 331.3081, Florida Statutes, is amended
   11  to read:
   12         331.3081 Board of directors.—Space Florida shall be
   13  governed by a 15-member 13-member independent board of directors
   14  that consists of:
   15         (1) The 12 members appointed to the board of directors of
   16  Enterprise Florida, Inc., by the Governor, the President of the
   17  Senate, and the Speaker of the House of Representatives pursuant
   18  to s. 288.901(5)(a)7.
   19         (2)One ex officio, nonvoting member appointed by the
   20  President of the Senate from the members of the Senate, and one
   21  ex officio, nonvoting member appointed by the Speaker of the
   22  House of Representatives from the members of the House of
   23  Representatives. and
   24         (3) The Governor, who shall serve ex officio, or who may
   25  appoint a designee to serve, as the chair and a voting member of
   26  the board.
   27         Section 2. This act shall take effect July 1, 2021.