CRC - 2017 COMMITTEE AMENDMENT
Proposal No. P 46
Senate . House
Comm: FAV .
The Committee on Legislative (Lee) recommended the following:
1 CRC Substitute for Amendment (114936)
3 Delete lines 27 - 48
4 and insert:
5 (1) The lesser of $300 million or the amount in excess of
6 the amount deposited into the Land Acquisition Trust Fund in
7 Fiscal Year 2018-2019 must be transferred annually into the
8 Florida Forever Trust Fund.
9 (2) The remainder may only be expended as provided by law,
10 to finance or refinance: the acquisition, management, and
11 improvement of land, water areas, and related property
12 interests, including conservation easements, and resources for
13 conservation lands including wetlands, forests, and fish and
14 wildlife habitat; wildlife management areas; lands that protect
15 water resources and drinking water sources, including lands
16 protecting the water quality and quantity of rivers, lakes,
17 streams, springsheds, and lands providing recharge for
18 groundwater and aquifer systems; lands in the Everglades
19 Agricultural Area and the Everglades Protection Area, as defined
20 in Article II, Section 7(b); beaches and shores; outdoor
21 recreation lands, including recreational trails, parks, and
22 urban open space; rural landscapes; working farms and ranches;
23 historic or geologic sites; together with management,
24 restoration of natural systems, and the enhancement of public
25 access or recreational enjoyment of conservation lands.
(2) To pay the debt service on bonds issued pursuant to
27 Article VII, Section 11(e).