Bill Text: FL S1208 | 2010 | Regular Session | Comm Sub

Bill Title: Specialty License Plates/Florida Salutes Veterans [CPSC]

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)

Status: (Failed) 2010-04-30 - Died in Committee on Health and Human Services Appropriations, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 351 (Ch. 2010-168) [S1208 Detail]

Download: Florida-2010-S1208-Comm_Sub.html
Florida Senate - 2010                             CS for SB 1208 
By the Committee on Military Affairs and Domestic Security; and 
Senator Altman 
583-04948-10                                          20101208c1 
1                        A bill to be entitled 
2         An act relating to motor vehicle specialty license 
3         plates; amending s. 320.08058, F.S.; increasing the 
4         length of time for distribution and reducing the 
5         percentage of annual use fees received from the sale 
6         of Florida Salutes Veterans license plates which is 
7         distributed to a specific direct-support organization; 
8         providing an effective date. 
10  Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida: 
12         Section 1. Paragraph (b) of subsection (4) of section 
13  320.08058, Florida Statutes, is amended to read: 
14         320.08058 Specialty license plates.— 
16         (b) The Florida Salutes Veterans license plate annual use 
17  fee shall be distributed as follows: 
18         1. Ten Twenty percent shall be distributed to a direct 
19  support organization created under s. 292.055 for a period not 
20  to exceed 48 24 months after the date the direct-support 
21  organization is incorporated. 
22         2. Any remaining fees must be deposited in the State Homes 
23  for Veterans Trust Fund, which is created in the State Treasury. 
24  All such moneys are to be administered by the Department of 
25  Veterans’ Affairs and must be used solely for the purpose of 
26  constructing, operating, and maintaining domiciliary and nursing 
27  homes for veterans and for continuing promotion and marketing of 
28  the license plate, subject to the requirements of chapter 216. 
29         Section 2. This act shall take effect July 1, 2010.