Section 17.12, Florida Statutes 2001
17.12 Authorized to issue warrants to tax collector or sheriff for payment.--Whenever it shall appear to the satisfaction of the Comptroller of this state from examination of the books of his or her office that the tax collector or the sheriff for any county in this state has paid into the State Treasury, through mistake or otherwise, a larger or greater sum than is actually due from said collector or sheriff, then the Comptroller may issue a warrant to said collector or sheriff for the sum so found to be overpaid.
History.--ch. 1762, 1870; RS 105; GS 109; RGS 121; CGL 151; s. 58, ch. 95-147.