Section 472.016, Florida Statutes 2009
472.016 Members of Armed Forces in good standing with the board.--
(1) Any member of the Armed Forces of the United States who is now or in the future on active duty and who, at the time of becoming such a member of the Armed Forces, was in good standing with the board and entitled to practice or engage in surveying and mapping in the state shall be kept in good standing by the board, without registering, paying dues or fees, or performing any other act on his or her part to be performed, as long as he or she is a member of the Armed Forces of the United States on active duty and for a period of 6 months after discharge from active duty, provided that he or she is not engaged 1in the practice of surveying or mapping in the private sector for profit.
(2) The board shall adopt rules exempting the spouses of members of the Armed Forces of the United States from licensure renewal provisions, but only in cases of absence from the state because of their spouses' duties with the Armed Forces.
History.--s. 14, ch. 2009-66.
1Note.--The word "in" was inserted by the editors.