Florida Senate - 2011 SENATOR AMENDMENT Bill No. SB 18 Barcode 738172 LEGISLATIVE ACTION Senate . House . . . . . ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— Senator Jones moved the following: 1 Senate Amendment (with title amendment) 2 3 Delete everything after the enacting clause 4 and insert: 5 Section 1. The facts stated in the preamble to this act are 6 found and declared to be true. 7 Section 2. The sum of $8 million, shall be paid by the 8 University of South Florida to Daniel and Amara Estrada, parents 9 and natural guardians of Caleb Estrada. 10 Section 3. The amount paid pursuant to s. 768.28, Florida 11 Statutes, and the amount awarded under this act are intended to 12 provide the sole compensation for all present and future claims 13 arising out of the factual situation described in this act which 14 resulted in the wrongful birth of Caleb Estrada. The total 15 amount paid for attorney’s fees, lobbying fees, costs, and other 16 similar expenses relating to this claim may not exceed 25 17 percent of the total amount awarded under this act. 18 Section 4. This act shall take effect upon becoming a law. 19 20 ================= T I T L E A M E N D M E N T ================ 21 And the title is amended as follows: 22 23 Delete everything before the enacting clause 24 and insert: 25 A bill to be entitled 26 An act for the relief of Daniel and Amara Estrada; 27 providing an appropriation to compensate Daniel and 28 Amara Estrada, parents and guardians of Caleb Estrada, 29 for the wrongful birth of Caleb Estrada and for 30 damages sustained by Daniel and Amara Estrada as a 31 result of negligence by employees of the University of 32 South Florida Board of Trustees; providing a 33 limitation on the payment of fees and costs; providing 34 an effective date.