Florida Senate - 2012                        COMMITTEE AMENDMENT
       Bill No. CS for SB 1256
                                Barcode 663754                          
                              LEGISLATIVE ACTION                        
                    Senate             .             House              
                   Comm: WD            .                                
                  03/02/2012           .                                

       The Committee on Budget (Altman) recommended the following:
    1         Senate Amendment (with title amendment)
    3         Between lines 326 and 327
    4  insert:
    5         Section 7. Subsection (2) of section 193.461, Florida
    6  Statutes, is amended to read:
    7         193.461 Agricultural lands; classification and assessment;
    8  mandated eradication or quarantine program.—
    9         (2) Any landowner whose land is denied agricultural
   10  classification by the property appraiser may appeal to the value
   11  adjustment board. The property appraiser shall notify the
   12  landowner in writing of the denial of agricultural
   13  classification on or before July 1 of the year for which the
   14  application was filed. The notification shall advise the
   15  landowner of his or her right to appeal to the value adjustment
   16  board and of the filing deadline. The board may also review all
   17  lands classified by the property appraiser upon its own motion.
   18  The property appraiser shall have available at his or her office
   19  a list by ownership of all applications received showing the
   20  acreage, the full valuation under s. 193.011, the valuation of
   21  the land under the provisions of this section, and whether or
   22  not the classification requested was granted.
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   25         And the title is amended as follows:
   26         Delete line 34
   27  and insert:
   28         parcel of property; amending s. 193.461, F.S.;
   29         deleting a provision that authorizes the value
   30         adjustment board to review lands classified by the
   31         property appraiser upon its own motion; amending ss.
   32         193.501, 193.503, and