Florida Senate - 2014                        COMMITTEE AMENDMENT
       Bill No. SB 1070
                              LEGISLATIVE ACTION                        
                    Senate             .             House              
                  Comm: RCS            .                                
                  03/11/2014           .                                

    1         Senate Amendment (with title amendment)
    3         Delete lines 64 - 99
    4  and insert:
    5         (a) Such fuel terminals may be expanded within the physical
    6  boundary of the parcel upon which the fuel terminal is located
    7  regardless of the current land use designation of the parcel.
    8         1. Local governments may adopt and enforce reasonable land
    9  development regulations for the expanded portion of the fuel
   10  terminal only. Such regulations may address only setback,
   11  landscaping, buffering, screening, lighting, or other aesthetic
   12  compatibility-based standards. Vegetated buffers or screening
   13  may not be required to have a mature height in excess of 14
   14  feet.
   15         2. This paragraph does not limit a local government’s
   16  authority to grant a variance from setback, landscaping,
   17  buffering, screening, lighting, or other aesthetic
   18  compatibility-based standards to a fuel terminal owner upon the
   19  owner’s request.
   20         (b) A local government may not amend its comprehensive
   21  plan, land use map, zoning districts, or land development
   22  regulations in a manner that would conflict with a fuel
   23  terminal’s classification as a permitted and allowable use under
   24  this section, including, but not limited to, an amendment that
   25  causes a fuel terminal to be a nonconforming use, structure, or
   26  development.
   27         (4) This section does not limit the authority of a local
   29  ================= T I T L E  A M E N D M E N T ================
   30  And the title is amended as follows:
   31         Delete lines 8 - 19
   32  and insert:
   33         of such fuel terminals; authorizing limited local
   34         government regulation of expanded fuel terminals;
   35         prohibiting a local government from amending its local
   36         comprehensive plan, land use map, zoning districts, or
   37         land development regulations to make such fuel
   38         terminals a nonconforming use under the provisions
   39         thereof;