Florida Senate - 2013 COMMITTEE AMENDMENT Bill No. CS for SB 390 Barcode 899592 LEGISLATIVE ACTION Senate . House Comm: RCS . 02/19/2013 . . . . ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— The Committee on Criminal Justice (Evers) recommended the following: 1 Senate Substitute for Amendment (803982) (with title 2 amendment) 3 4 Between lines 42 and 43 5 insert: 6 Section 2. Subsection (1) of section 817.312, Florida 7 Statutes, is amended to read: 8 817.312 Unlawful use of uniforms, medals, or insignia.— 9 (1) A person may not misrepresent himself or herself as a member 10 or veteran of the United States Air Force, United States Army, 11 United States Coast Guard, United States Marine Corps, United 12 States Navy, or National Guard or
andwear the uniform of or any 13 medal or insignia authorized for use by members or veterans of 14 the United States Air Force, United States Army, United States 15 Coast Guard, United States Marine Corps, United States Navy, or 16 the National Guard which he or she is not authorized to wear 17 while soliciting for charitable contributions or for the purpose 18 of material gain. This section does not prohibit persons in the 19 theatrical profession from wearing such uniforms, medals, or 20 insignia while actually engaged in such profession. 21 22 ================= T I T L E A M E N D M E N T ================ 23 And the title is amended as follows: 24 Delete line 11 25 and insert: 26 penalties; amending s. 817.312, F.S.; prohibiting 27 misrepresentation as a service member or veteran and 28 wearing military or veterans' uniform, medal, or 29 insignia; providing an effective date.