Florida Senate - 2012 SB 780 By Senator Ring 32-00156-12 2012780__ 1 A bill to be entitled 2 An act relating to airport parking fees; amending s. 3 316.1964, F.S.; exempting vehicles transporting 4 motorized scooters for use by persons who have a 5 disability from payment of parking fees at a publicly 6 owned or operated airport; providing an effective 7 date. 8 9 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida: 10 11 Section 1. Subsection (7) of section 316.1964, Florida 12 Statutes, is amended to read: 13 316.1964 Exemption of vehicles transporting certain persons 14 who have disabilities from payment of parking fees and 15 penalties.— 16 (7) An airport that owns, operates, or leases parking 17 facilities, or any other parking facilities that are used for 18 the purpose of air travel, may charge for parking vehicles that 19 display a disabled parking permit or license tag issued under s. 20 316.1958, s. 320.084, s. 320.0842, s. 320.0843, s. 320.0845, or 21 s. 320.0848. However, the governing body of each publicly owned 22 or publicly operated airport must grant free parking to any 23 vehicle with specialized equipment, such as ramps, lifts,
or24 foot or hand controls, or attachments to transport motorized 25 scooters, orfor use utilizationby a person who has a 26 disability or whose vehicle is displaying the Florida Toll 27 Exemption permit. 28 Section 2. This act shall take effect July 1, 2012.