Florida Senate - 2022 SB 442 By Senator Rodriguez 39-00711-22 2022442__ 1 A bill to be entitled 2 An act relating to the powers of land authorities; 3 amending s. 380.0666, F.S.; authorizing land 4 authorities to assist the counties in which they are 5 located with certain activities addressing flooding 6 and sea-level rise; providing an effective date. 7 8 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida: 9 10 Section 1. Paragraph (c) is added to subsection (3) of 11 section 380.0666, Florida Statutes, to read: 12 380.0666 Powers of land authority.—The land authority shall 13 have all the powers necessary or convenient to carry out and 14 effectuate the purposes and provisions of this act, including 15 the following powers, which are in addition to all other powers 16 granted by other provisions of this act: 17 (3) 18 (c) To assist the county in which it is located in the 19 administration of state and federal grants awarded to the county 20 for residential flood and sea-level rise mitigation projects, 21 including grants for the elevation of structures above minimum 22 flood elevations; the demolition and reconstruction of 23 structures above minimum flood elevations; and the acquisition 24 of land with structures at risk of flooding. 25 Section 2. This act shall take effect July 1, 2022.