ENROLLED 2022 Legislature SB 1360 20221360er 1 2 An act relating to the Governor’s Medal of Freedom; 3 amending s. 14.35, F.S.; abrogating the repeal of 4 provisions authorizing the Governor to present the 5 Governor’s Medal of Freedom to certain persons; 6 providing an effective date. 7 8 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida: 9 10 Section 1. Section 14.35, Florida Statutes, is amended to 11 read: 12 14.35 Governor’s Medal of Freedom.— 13 (1) The Governor may present, in the name of the State of 14 Florida, a medal to be known as the “Governor’s Medal of 15 Freedom,” which shall bear a suitable inscription and ribbon of 16 appropriate design, to any person who has made an especially 17 meritorious contribution to the interests and residents
citizens18 of this thestate, its culture, or other significant public or 19 private endeavor. 20 (2)(a) In the event of the death of an individual who has21 beenchosen to receive the Governor’s Medal of Freedom, the 22 medal may be presented to a designated representative of the 23 chosen recipient. 24 (b) The Governor’s Medal of Freedom may only be presented 25 to an individual once. 26 (3) This section expires July 1, 2022.27 Section 2. This act shall take effect July 1, 2022.