Florida Senate - 2016                        COMMITTEE AMENDMENT
       Bill No. CS for SB 546
                              LEGISLATIVE ACTION                        
                    Senate             .             House              
                  Comm: RCS            .                                
                  01/21/2016           .                                

       Appropriations Subcommittee on General Government (Simpson)
       recommended the following:
    1         Senate Amendment 
    3         Delete lines 69 - 82
    4  and insert:
    5         (8)If a parcel of land is no longer essential or necessary
    6  for conservation purposes and is valued at $25,000 or less as
    7  determined by a certified appraisal obtained within 360 days
    8  before any sale, the governing board may determine that the
    9  parcel of land is surplus. The notice of intention to sell shall
   10  be published as required under subsection (3), one time only.
   11  The governing board shall send the notice of intention to sell
   12  the parcel to adjacent property owners by certified mail and
   13  publish the notice on its website.
   14         (a) Fourteen days after publication of such notice, the
   15  district may sell the parcel to an adjacent property owner, or
   16  if there are two or more owners of adjacent property, accept
   17  sealed bids and sell the parcel to the highest bidder or reject
   18  all offers.
   19         (b) Thirty days after publication of such notice, the
   20  district shall