Florida Senate - 2012 COMMITTEE AMENDMENT Bill No. SB 198 Barcode 647402 LEGISLATIVE ACTION Senate . House Comm: RCS . 12/05/2011 . . . . ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— The Committee on Governmental Oversight and Accountability (Bogdanoff) recommended the following: 1 Senate Amendment (with directory and title amendments) 2 3 Delete line 28 4 and insert: 5 (7) PROCUREMENT OF ADDITIONAL PROVIDERS.—If the department 6 chooses to designate an additional provider company from which 7 contracts may be purchased under the program as provided in 8 paragraph (6)(b), the department shall conduct a competitive 9 procurement and the designation of the additional provider is 10 effective from July 1, 2012, until December 31, 2014. All 11 companies seeking a designation that is effective on or after 12 January 1, 2015, shall participate together in a separate 13 competitive procurement conducted by the department for the 14 purpose of selecting the total number of provider companies 15 authorized in paragraph (6)(b) and deemed reasonable and prudent 16 by the department. 17 Section 2. This act shall take effect upon becoming a law. 18 19 ====== D I R E C T O R Y C L A U S E A M E N D M E N T ====== 20 And the directory clause is amended as follows: 21 Delete line 11 22 and insert: 23 121.35, Florida Statutes, is amended, and subsection (7) is 24 added to that section, to read: 25 26 ================= T I T L E A M E N D M E N T ================ 27 And the title is amended as follows: 28 Delete line 6 29 and insert: 30 program; providing for a procurement process for 31 additional providers; providing an effective date.