Florida Senate - 2013 SB 274 By Senator Dean 5-00567-13 2013274__ 1 A bill to be entitled 2 An act relating to specialty license plates; amending 3 ss. 320.08056 and 320.08058, F.S.; creating a 4 Freemasonry license plate; establishing an annual use 5 fee for the plate; providing for the distribution of 6 use fees received from the sale of such plates; 7 providing an effective date. 8 9 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida: 10 11 Section 1. Paragraph (aaaa) is added to subsection (4) of 12 section 320.08056, Florida Statutes, to read: 13 320.08056 Specialty license plates.— 14 (4) The following license plate annual use fees shall be 15 collected for the appropriate specialty license plates: 16 (aaaa) Freemasonry license plate, $25. 17 Section 2. Subsection (79) is added to section 320.08058, 18 Florida Statutes, to read: 19 320.08058 Specialty license plates.— 20 (79) FREEMASONRY LICENSE PLATES.— 21 (a) The department shall develop a Freemasonry license 22 plate as provided in this section. The word “Florida” must 23 appear at the top of the plate, and the words “In God We Trust” 24 must appear at the bottom of the plate. 25 (b) The license plate annual use fees shall be distributed 26 to the Masonic Home Endowment Fund, Inc., which may use a 27 maximum of 10 percent of the proceeds to promote and market the 28 plate. The remainder of the proceeds shall be used by the 29 Masonic Home Endowment Fund, Inc., to invest and reinvest and 30 use the interest for the operation of the Masonic Home of 31 Florida, a five-star facility dedicated to the care of Masons 32 and their families. 33 Section 3. This act shall take effect July 1, 2013.