Senator Geller moved the following amendment to amendment
Senate Amendment (with title amendment)
Between line(s) 27 and 28,
Section 2. Subsection (1) of section 120.52, Florida
Statutes, is amended to read:
120.52 Definitions.--As used in this act:
(a) The Governor in the exercise of all executive powers
other than those derived from the constitution.
1. State officer and state department, and each
departmental unit described in s. 20.04.
2. Authority, including a regional water supply authority.
3. Board, including the Board of Governors of the State
University System and a state university board of trustees when
acting pursuant to statutory authority derived from the
4. Commission, including the Commission on Ethics and the
Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission when acting pursuant to
statutory authority derived from the Legislature.
5. Regional planning agency.
6. Multicounty special district with a majority of its
governing board comprised of nonelected persons.
8. Entity described in chapters 163, 373, 380, and 582 and
(c) Each other unit of government in the state, including
counties and municipalities, to the extent they are expressly
made subject to this act by general or special law or existing
This definition does not include any legal entity or agency
created in whole or in part pursuant to chapter 361, part II, any
metropolitan planning organization created pursuant to s.
339.175, any separate legal or administrative entity created
pursuant to s. 339.175 of which a metropolitan planning
organization is a member, an expressway authority pursuant to
chapter 348 or any transportation authority under chapter 343 or
chapter 349, any legal or administrative entity created by an
interlocal agreement pursuant to s. 163.01(7), unless any party
to such agreement is otherwise an agency as defined in this
subsection, or any multicounty special district with a majority
of its governing board comprised of elected persons; however,
this definition shall include a regional water supply authority.
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And the title is amended as follows:
On line(s) 2752, after the first semicolon,
amending s. 120.52, F.S.; redefining the term "agency" for
the purposes of the Administrative Procedures Act;
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