Bill Text: FL S2680 | 2010 | Regular Session | Introduced

Bill Title: Recreational Vehicle and Camping Month/June 2010

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)

Status: (Introduced - Dead) 2010-04-30 - Died, not introduced, companion bill(s) passed, see HR 9129 (Adopted) [S2680 Detail]

Download: Florida-2010-S2680-Introduced.html
Florida Senate - 2010                            (NP)    SR 2680 
By Senator Haridopolos 
26-02206-10                                           20102680__ 
1                          Senate Resolution 
2         A resolution recognizing June 2010 as “Recreational 
3         Vehicle and Camping Month” in Florida. 
5         WHEREAS, the Recreational Vehicle Industry is celebrating 
6  100 years of American enjoyment of recreational vehicles, and 
7         WHEREAS, 1 in 12 American households owns a recreational 
8  vehicle, and 
9         WHEREAS, recreational vehicles allow families to build 
10  stronger relationships and explore the great outdoors, and 
11         WHEREAS, travel in a recreational vehicle offers freedom, 
12  comfort, and flexibility to see all of the United States, from 
13  historic landmarks to national and state parks, and 
14         WHEREAS, Florida ranks third in the number of recreational 
15  vehicle shipments and is home to the largest recreational 
16  vehicle show in the nation, the RV SuperShow, in Tampa, and 
17         WHEREAS, the State of Florida has more than 900 licensed 
18  recreational vehicle parks and campgrounds, with more than 
19  120,000 licensed recreational vehicle sites, and 
20         WHEREAS, the State of Florida consistently ranks as the 
21  nation’s best and most popular recreational vehicle and camping 
22  destination, and 
23         WHEREAS, more than 5 million people camp in Florida each 
24  year, generating more than $5 billion for the state’s economy, 
25  and 
26         WHEREAS, 20 percent of all auto visitors to Florida either 
27  camp or travel in a recreational vehicle, and 
28         WHEREAS, the 100th Anniversary of the introduction of the 
29  recreational vehicle into the American marketplace will be 
30  celebrated June 7, 2010, at the RV/MH Hall of Fame in Elkhart, 
31  Indiana, NOW, THEREFORE, 
33  Be It Resolved by the Senate of the State of Florida: 
35         That June 2010 is recognized as “Recreational Vehicle and 
36  Camping Month” in Florida.